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ACUNIS Turnkey Solutions for Air Cargo Terminals

ACUNIS offers bespoke turnkey solutions for handling and storage of air cargo goods including automation and inventory control systems.

The company portfolio includes high-bay storage systems, elevating transfer vehicles (ETVs), conveying equipment and work stations, cargo terminal engineering, automation and warehouse management systems, as well as assembly, installation and commissioning services.

ACUNIS is an expert partner for air cargo projects, offering services that extend beyond planning, engineering and installation.

Flexible air cargo storage systems

ACUNIS helps clients to optimise their logistics and available space with its flexible storage concepts.

Solutions are available for the safe storage of cargo, and provide a seamless cold chain for sensitive goods.

High-bay storage for ULDs

ACUNIS’ high-bay storage systems offer high durability and variable compartment heights they are individually adapted to your needs.

Elevating transfer vehicles

Equipped with a lifting gear and conveyor roller deck, ETVs from ACUNIS are able to move ULDs horizontally and vertically at the same time.

The company also equips its vehicles with cooling systems for temperature-sensitive goods.

Shipment buffers

For the intermediate storage of cargo in the shipment buffer before or after dispatch, the company offers flexible solutions that optimise processes and reduce the need for storage space.

Air cargo transfer solutions

ACUNIS provides adaptable and reliable airport cargo transfer solutions, including truck docks, roller decks, transfer vehicles, hoists, pallet movers, x-movers and work stations.

Based on its expertise in automation and IT, ACUNIS’s solutions enhance the safety and security of transfer operations. A large choice of standard modules makes its products economical and reliable.

ACUNIS’s systems feature easy-view control screens with symbols instead of hard-to-read text, making them easy to operate, even from mobile terminal devices.

With the company’s solutions, clients are able to monitor and maintain full control over air cargo.

Warehouse management system for optimal quality

With UniWare, ACUNIS offers a warehouse management system with directly functioning modules, covering all standard processes at air cargo hubs. With the integrated and zoom able system visualisation you can keep track of your cargo stream and have it under control at all times.

In addition, video monitoring (CCTV) products from the company track and document work processes for quality assurance.

Project management, after-sales services and financing

ACUNIS offers project management from initial planning to after-sales services, as well as tailor-made financial consulting.

The company assembles, installs, commissions and delivers products worldwide, via its workshops and global network of certified manufacturers.

ACUNIS retrofits, modernises and overhauls cargo terminal, as well as offers servicing and maintenance for its cargo solutions.


ACUNIS is a joint venture merging the expertise of AMOVA, a leading supplier of logistics, load transport, handling and storage systems, and Unitechnik Systems, a provider of industrial automation and IT systems with many years experience in air cargo projects.

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Press Release

Digital Programme Supports Intralogistics Planning

Many companies enhance the automation of their processes according to increasing requirements in terms of delivery times.

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Innovative and Efficient Solutions for Air Cargo Terminals

Under the brand name ACUNIS two market-experienced companies combine their know-how in the areas of plant engineering and automation.


Obere Industriestraße 8

57250 Netphen


+49 2738 21 0


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Press Release

2 April 2019

Many companies enhance the automation of their processes according to increasing requirements in terms of delivery times.

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26 March 2019

Unitechnik has been supporting GF Piping Systems in the unification of its information technology (IT) landscape.

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19 March 2019

Thyssenkrupp inspects steel coils at its dedicated coil inspection line 2 in Dortmund, Germany, to ensure high-quality standards for its products.

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28 November 2018

The renowned trade journal 'Transport & Logistics Middle East' has presented prizes for outstanding companies in the logistics industry. 

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1 October 2018

ACUNIS will be presenting its range of air cargo handling and storage solutions at ACF 2018 in Toronto, Canada.

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3 September 2018

ACUNIS will be attending the inter airport China 2018 exhibition in Beijing.

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4 May 2018

ACUNIS will be showcasing its range of airport cargo solutions at the Dubai Airport Show 2018.

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25 September 2017

Unitechnik Systems will be an exhibitor at this year's Inter airport Europe event, taking place from 10-13 October 2017 at the Munich Trade Fair in Germany.

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22 August 2017

ACUNIS, the joint venture of Unitechnik and AMOVA, is showcasing solutions for air cargo intralogistics at inter airport europe in Munich. In hall A5 at stand 1158, one of the projects the company will feature is the air cargo terminal built for Ethiopian Airlines. The facility at the airport in Addis Ababa began its operations in June 2017.

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20 July 2017

Ethiopian Airlines celebrated the opening of their new air cargo terminal at the Addis Ababa airport in Ethiopia on June 29, 2017. The facility was realised by ACUNIS, a joint venture of AMOVA and Unitechnik specialising in air cargo intralogistics.

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3 May 2017

Unitechnik Systems is set to exhibit at the Dubai Airport Show, taking place in UAE from 15-17 May. Our Stand is 5330.

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31 March 2017

Premier logistics services provider Mitchell Cotts will undertake a capacity expansion programme at one of the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport terminals (JKIA).

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8 February 2017

Unitechnik Systems will be exhibiting at Air Cargo Africa 2017, taking place this February in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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6 February 2017

Unitechnik is looking back on a successful decade in Dubai: ten years ago, Unitechnik, a general contractor for intralogistics, set up a subsidiary in the desert state - initially as a service centre for projects in the Middle East.

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16 July 2015

ACUNIS stands for air cargo Intralogistics and specialises in smart material flow solutions for air cargo management. At inter airport europe 2015, the new brand from SMS Logistiksysteme and Unitechnik Systems will present a comprehensive range of products and services to the trade public for the first time.

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7 May 2015

Ethiopian Airlines plans on the transshipment of around 600,000t of fresh and dry goods per year at the Addis Ababa airport in Ethiopia. Unitechnik was commissioned with planning the necessary air cargo terminal as well as implementation of the intralogistics.

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29 March 2015

SMS Logistiksysteme and Unitechnik Systems are entering into a strategic cooperation. Under the new brand ACUNIS the companies are bundling their expertise in the airport sector. ACUNIS stands for air cargo intralogistics and focuses on innovative and efficient solutions for air cargo management. Users profit from customer-specific storage, transport and handling systems including full automation from a single source.

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Obere Industriestraße 8

57250 Netphen


+49 2738 21 0

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