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Airport Check-In Equipment, Baggage Sorting Systems and Hold Baggage Screening

Vanderlande is the global market leader for value-added logistic process automation at airports.

Vanderlandelaan 2,
5466 RB Veghel,

Vanderlande is the global market leader for value-added logistic process automation at airports.

We have provided baggage handling systems worldwide, including to 13 of the world’s top 20 airports, which transport more than 3.7 million pieces of luggage annually. Our automated passenger checkpoint (APC) solutions have helped airports efficiently handle millions of passengers every year.

Our integrated solutions can be customised to enhance business processes and competitive positions. Innovative systems, intelligent software and lifecycle services all contribute to delivering fast, efficient and reliable logistic process automation.

Scalable passenger handling solutions for airport check-in and security areas

Vanderlande provides innovative scalable passenger handling solutions for check-in areas and security checkpoints. Solutions are designed for an increased throughput and enhanced experience while allowing for airports to easily expand and manage rapidly increasing passenger numbers.

The TRIPLANAR series of ultra-quiet baggage carousels.
Vanderlande offers a wide range of manual or automated storage concepts.
HELIXORTER is a tilt-tray or belt-tray loop sorter system for baggage sorting.
DCV systems meet the increasing needs of airports for fast baggage transport over longer distances.
Integrated baggage loading with BAGLOAD.

We understand that it is important for airports to provide efficient check-in, bag drop and security operations, so we have created an advanced range of solutions.

PAX CHECKPOINT innovative passenger checkpoint solutions

Vanderlande PAX CHECKPOINT is a specialised APC system that aims to help airports operate securely and ensure a positive experience.

Innovative Advanced automated screening lanes and Multiplex screening software are used in our integrated checkpoint solution. The systems are designed to increase passenger throughput and adapt to traffic flow.

We collaborate with airports to ensure we deliver all of the required components for each security solution. Other security technologies can be combined with our systems to provide high-quality efficient performance.

Integrated baggage handling systems for airports

Our series of innovative and scalable baggage handling solutions makes use of an integrated range of advanced systems, smart software and lifecycle services to support airport operators.

Vanderlande baggage handling systems are tailored for complex and high-demand airport operations that require precise and quick action.

FLEET advanced baggage logistics system

FLEET is our latest baggage solution that uses intelligent automated guided vehicle (AGV) technology in place of fixed conveyor and sorting systems.

It is a sustainable system that uses up to 50% less energy than alternative solutions. FLEET is scalable and cost-effective, providing compact functionality through the high-quality performance of the system.

Other Vanderlande baggage handling solutions include the individual carrier TUBTRAX, which provides high-speed transport for baggage across long distances, as well as the BAGSTORE temporary baggage store, which has 100% built-in redundancy.

We also offer the unique BLUEVEYOR conveyor, which is free from toxic chemicals, and our STACK@EASE customisable ergonomic loading aid.

Find out more about our range on the Products and Services tab.

About Vanderlande

Vanderlande has a team of experienced project managers that carry out each task with a proactive and supportive approach. We have a wide portfolio of value-added logistic process automation systems that have been installed across the world.

We are dedicated to designing high-quality effective passenger and baggage transit systems to enhance customer experience.

BAGSTORE Baggage Handling

BAGSTORE is Vanderlande’s system for temporary baggage storage, using proven automatic storage and retrieval system technology.

HELIXORTER Baggage Handling

To increase operational efficiency and reduce energy consumption, environmental impact and costs, Vanderlande is continuously evaluating and improving its material handling solutions.

TUBTRAX and BAGTRAX Baggage Handling

TUBTRAX is a high-speed baggage conveying system and BAGTRAX is an ICS solution that offers high availability through built-in redundancy that handles large variations in baggage flows.

Kavala International Airport

Kavala International Airport, also known as Alexander the Great Airport, is located in Nestos municipality, 32km away from the city of Kavala, Greece.

Vanderlande’s BAGFLOW Earns Esteemed Award at Inter Airport Europe 2019

Vanderlande’s BAGFLOW is the winner of the inter airport Europe Excellence Awards in the interFUTURE Special Award category, with its end-to-end baggage logistics concept claiming the top spot, confirming Vanderlande’s continued commitment to developing solutions that guarantee success for airports, airlines and passengers.

8 October 2019

Vanderlande Showcased Advanced FLEET Technology at HKIA

Vanderlande has showcased the developments of its FLEET baggage handling system at the ACI Asia-Pacific / World Annual General Assembly, Conference and Exhibition (WAGA) at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA).

2 May 2019

Vanderlande to Deliver Innovative Baggage Handling Solution at Lelystad Airport

Vanderlande has signed a contract to implement an innovative new solution for baggage handling at Lelystad Airport (member of the Schiphol Group). The system at the airport will utilise automated guided vehicle technology (AGV), which replaces the need for conveyors and sorting systems. It also includes a new self-bag drop solution, as well as optimising the travel experience for passengers.

29 September 2017

Vanderlande Opens New US Manufacturing and Distribution Centre

Vanderlande is pleased to announce the launch of its new manufacturing and distribution centre in Georgia (GA), USA. The grand opening took place on Wednesday 28 June, although the facility has been fully operational since Monday 19 June.

6 July 2017

Vanderlande Acquires Canadian Software Company Optosecurity

After working closely together for several years, Vanderlande has acquired the Canadian software company Optosecurity as of 29 June 2017. The acquisition further strengthens Vanderlande's integrated portfolio of solutions and position as the market leader for value-added logistic process automation at airports.

30 June 2017

TSA Approves Vanderlande-Optosecurity Automated Screening Lane

Vanderlande, along with integrated remote screening software partner, Optosecurity Corp., have been notified that their integrated ASL system has been approved by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to proceed to airport operational deployments after successful completion of TSA's integration assessment testing. Vanderlande and Optosecurity's ASL will be deployed for Operational Readiness Tests at US Category-X airports this summer.

8 June 2017

Vanderlande Acquired by Toyota Industries Corporation

Toyota Industries Corporation's (TICO) acquisition of Vanderlande - the global market leader for value-added logistic process automation at airports and in the parcel market, as well as being a leading supplier for warehouses - has been completed. Originally announced in March, it has been confirmed that, as of today, Vanderlande is now officially part of the TICO group.

18 May 2017

Vanderlande at Airport Show Dubai 2017

It gives us great pleasure to invite you to our exhibition stand number 5410 at the upcoming Airport Show Dubai 2017, from 15-17 May at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

5 May 2017

Vanderlande Reveals a Record Revenue, Order Book and Profit

Vanderlande has announced a total revenue of €1.1bn for CY2016, which represents an increase of 15% compared with the previous year's 12-month figure and a record in the company's history. In addition, the final order book reached an all-time high level of €1.7bn - an 11% increase on CY2015 - for the same period, which will help to support Vanderlande's strategy of sustainable profitable growth.

13 April 2017

Toyota Industries Corporation to Acquire Vanderlande

Toyota Industries Corporation (TICO) has signed an agreement to acquire Vanderlande - the global market leader for value-added logistic process automation at airports and in the parcel market, as well as being a leading supplier for warehouses - from the company's current owner NPM Capital.

23 March 2017

Vanderlande Closes the Loop at Eindhoven Airport

Working in conjunction with Eindhoven Airport, its suppliers, and remanufacturing and recycling companies, Vanderlande wants to reuse parts of the existing baggage handling system at the airport to close the loop on its material cycle instead of parts being discarded.

22 February 2017

Vanderlande Appoints Remo Brunschwiler as New CEO

Vanderlande has announced the appointment of Remo Brunschwiler as the new CEO as of 1 February. He will succeed Govert Hamers who has reached the age of retirement. Mr Hamers will remain at Vanderlande until the middle of this year to ensure a smooth handover process.

19 January 2017

Vanderlande’s STACK@EASE Installed at Heathrow

Vanderlande has supplied and installed 72 STACK@EASE units as part of Heathrow Airport's Terminal 3 integrated baggage (T3IB) system. This follows successful testing of the innovative solution at terminals 3 and 5.

16 November 2016

Vanderlande Secures Terminal 2 Contract at Moscow Domodedovo Airport

Vanderlande has been awarded a prestigious baggage handling contract by Domodedovo International Airport. Terminal 2 is being constructed to facilitate the increasing numbers of passengers at the airport (30 million in 2015) and will extend Vanderlande's involvement following the installation of the baggage handling system in Terminal 1. The new system will be handed over in time for the FIFA World Cup, which is being staged in Russia in 2018.

2 November 2016

Vanderlande Selected as Best Employer in the Netherlands

Vanderlande is proud to announce that it has been selected as the number one Best Employer in The Netherlands. The company received an impressively high average score of 8.0 relating to the overall satisfaction of its employees, and achieved the following top rankings:

5 October 2016

Vanderlande Unveils State-of-the-Art New Headquarters

Vanderlande has officially opened the doors to its new cutting-edge office building in Veghel. A formal ceremony was held on Thursday 15 September, and a commemorative brick was laid in celebration of the milestone event. The names of seven Vanderlande employees, who have each been with the company for more than 45 years, were inscribed on the brick.

16 September 2016

STACK@EASE: the Perfect Choice for Hong Kong International Airport

Following a successful trial period, Vanderlande has received an order to supply 160 innovative STACK@EASE manual loading aids to Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA). As the volume of passenger baggage continues to increase at the site, Airport Authority Hong Kong (AAHK) was keen to assess new initiatives. STACK@EASE was selected as the most optimal solution to enhance the automation of its baggage handling system (BHS), as well as the health and safety of handling staff.

3 May 2016

Vanderlande Reveals a Record Order Book and Healthy Profit

Vanderlande has announced order intakes of €1.2 billion for the financial year 2015 (1 April 2015 to 31 December 2015), a record amount, and €1.4 billion for the calendar year 2015 (an increase of 40%). With a highest ever order book of € 1.5 billion at the end of 2015, the company is firmly on track to achieve its strategic ambitions. It also reported a healthy profit of € 31.4 million over the nine-month period for the 2015 financial year.

26 April 2016

Vanderlande to Exhibit Innovative Technology at Passenger Terminal Expo 2016

Vanderlande will demonstrate its latest automated baggage handling solutions at Passenger Terminal Expo 2016 from 15-17 March in Cologne, Germany. In particular, visitors will be able to see STACK@EASE, the manual lifting aid for flight make-up, which includes new overhead baggage reconciliation system (BRS) functionality.

10 March 2016

Bahrain Awards Baggage Handling Contract to Vanderlande

Vanderlande has been commissioned to supply a state-of-the-art baggage handling system for Bahrain International Airport (BIA). The agreement is for the design, manufacture and installation of a system capable of processing 4,700 bags per hour.

28 January 2016

Record Orders Worth €1.4 billion Secured by Vanderlande

Vanderlande has secured a record order intake of €1.4 billion in 2015 for its integrated solutions in the baggage handling, warehouse automation, and parcel and postal markets, including the company's array of life-cycle services.

7 January 2016

Vanderlande Record Turnover and Order Intake

Vanderlande has announced a record turnover of €988 million for the 2015 financial year, which is a significant increase of 25% from the corresponding figure of €790 million in 2014. In addition, the total order intake was a record amount of €1,035 million for the same period, representing an increase of 10%, compared to €938 million in 2014.

1 July 2015

Vanderlande Secures Orders Worth More Than €200 Million

Vanderlande has confirmed that it recently has secured orders of more than €200 million, which makes the total order intake €1 billion for the 2015 financial year for its integrated solutions in the baggage handling and parcel and postal sectors.

30 April 2015

Vanderlande Updates Baggage Handling System at Cardiff Airport

A long-term partnership that will see significant improvements to the baggage handling system at Cardiff Airport has been agreed between the airport and Vanderlande Industries UK, the UK subsidiary of the world's leading baggage handling systems provider.

4 August 2014

New Baggage Management App Introduced at Passenger Terminal Expo

Vanderlande has launched BAGMAPP, the new mobile baggage management application for all stakeholders in the end-to-end baggage handling, like airline and airport executives, but potentially also passengers. BAGMAPP delivers actual on-demand information available on main mobile platforms and will allow you to get actual status information of individual bags or groups of bags or related information, everywhere and anytime.

18 March 2014

Scan&Fly Self Bag Drop Trial at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport

This year Vanderlande Industries France and Type22 in the Netherlands signed the contract for the delivery and installation of four Scan&Fly self bag drop units at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport. The units are intended for a three month trial period and will be used by Air France passengers in Terminal 2E.

7 February 2014

Brasília International Airport Awards New Baggage Handling System to Vanderlande Industries

Brasília Presidente Juscelino Kubitschek International Airport has awarded the contract for a new baggage handling system to Vanderlande Industries. The project, with a value of around €12 million, covers the airport's check-in and baggage reclaim areas. As one of Brazil's most important airports for domestic flights, Brasília International Airport is also increasing its international flights serving destinations in the Latin America region and Europe.

30 September 2013

Vanderlande Industries’ Sales Increase by 31%

Vanderlande Industries automated material handling systems achieved net sales of €741 million in financial year 2013 (ending 31 March 2013). After remaining essentially unchanged since financial year 2010, due to the economic downturn, the increase of 31% reflects the market recovery and the increased market focus and international expansion of the company.

24 June 2013

CEO Michiel Peters to Leave Vanderlande Industries

Vanderlande Industries has announced that Michiel Peters will leave the company as of April 1st. Michiel Peters joined Vanderlande Industries in 2004, starting as Managing Director Operations, and has been in the position of CEO since 2009.

3 April 2013

JFK International Airport Terminal 4 Announces Long-term Contract with Vanderlande Industries

Vanderlande Industries was selected by JFKIAT, LLC, which operates Terminal 4 at John F. Kennedy International Airport, as its official baggage handling system and Passenger Boarding Bridge (PBB) operations and maintenance provider. The seven-year agreement comes on the heels of JFKIAT's selection in September 2012 of Vanderlande Industries as the operator of the terminal's all new baggage handling system, which will open in early 2013.

21 March 2013

New Mobile Solution MMS from Vanderlande Industries

Vanderlande Industries introduces MMS, a unique Mobile Maintenance Solution integrating both SCADA and maintenance management, on stand no. 320 at inter airport China from 26-28 September in Beijing. The MMS has been designed in partnership with the company SCHAD.

27 September 2012

Contract for Automated Baggage Handling System at Hanoi International Airport Terminal 2 Awarded to Vanderlande Industries

Vanderlande Industries was recently awarded a contract to deliver the baggage handling system for Hanoi International Airport's new terminal 2 in Vietnam. The Japanese main contractor Taisei Vinaconex Joint Venture (TVJV) and consultant JAC as well as the Vietnamese end-user ACV (Airport Corporation Vietnam) all chose Vanderlande's proposal as the best technical solution.

28 August 2012

McCarran International Airport Expands Brings Gen2 RFID Technology to New Terminal

27 June 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada, marked the grand opening of the new international section of Terminal 3 at McCarran International Airport (LAS) in Las Vegas. Terminal 3 features Gen2 radio frequency identification (RFID) technology as part of its baggage tracking system and is the largest Gen2 installation to date in North America.

24 August 2012

O&M Contract Barcelona El Prat Airport Assigned to Vanderlande Industries

In June 2012 AENA Aeropuertos SA (AASA) assigned the new operations and maintenance (O&M) contract for Terminal 1 of Barcelona El Prat Airport to Vanderlande Industries, Spain. The contract consists of all O&M activities for the baggage handling system with a duration of one year and the option to extend to up to three years.

18 July 2012

Vanderlande Industries’ Order Intake Increases by 40%

Vanderlande Industries achieved an order intake of €713 million in financial year 2012 (ending March 31st 2012), an increase of 40% over the preceding year. All market segments contributed to the increase in order intake.

4 July 2012

Vanderlande Industries Acquires Beewen

After working very closely together for many years, Vanderlande Industries and Beewen agreed on a take-over of Beewen by Vanderlande. This take-over further strengthens the position of Vanderlande as an integrated player with a full product portfolio.

16 December 2011

Visit Vanderlande Industries at inter airport Europe 2011

Vanderlande Industries is pleased to invite you to inter airport Europe 2011, the leading international event for the airport industry. inter airport Europe will be held from 11-14 October 2011 in Munich (Germany). You can experience the following innovations at the Vanderlande booth (h

20 September 2011

Vanderlande Industries Wins Major Baggage Handling Contract at JFK Airport

Vanderlande Industries has announced that it has been awarded a contract for the design and installation of a new airport baggage handling system at Terminal 4 at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York. The contract is scheduled for completion in March, 2013. Vanderlande Ind

4 April 2011

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Opens World’s Most Modern Baggage Hall

Vanderlande Industries and IBM helped Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to create a smarter baggage system at baggage hall South that gives more precise ability to manage the growing amount of baggage that is expected to pass through the airport in the future. The new baggage handling hall, w

17 March 2011

Vanderlande Industries Completes Baggage Handling System for Houston Airport

Vanderlande Industries has successfully completed the baggage handling system with inline screening system at terminal D of George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston, which is part of the fourth-largest airport system in the US and the sixth-largest in the world. "We have focused

11 January 2011

Vanderlande Industries Baggage Handling Software Approved for US Market

The Vanderlande Industries baggage handling software (VIBES) has been approved for the US market by BNP Associates. BNP provides specialised consulting services and is the largest consultant for the air transportation industry worldwide. With this important accomplishment Vanderlande Industries h

1 December 2010

Vanderlande Awarded Conrtact for New Terminal at Wroclaw Airport, Poland

At the end of March 2010, Vanderlande Industries received the order from Hochtief Polska for the design, supply, installation and commissioning of a baggage handling system for a new passenger terminal at Wroclaw Airport, Poland. Vanderlande Industries was awarded the contract because i

18 April 2010

Vanderlande Industries to Introduce All-in-One Baggage Handling System

At the Passenger Terminal Expo 2010, Vanderlande Industries will present its new all-in-one concept, Baxpace. With the compact and cost-efficient Baxpace solution, it is now possible for airports to automate the baggage handling process in a reliable, trouble-free way and realise a reduction of u

22 March 2010

BHS Contract for Danang Airport Awarded to Vanderlande Industries

The airport authorities of Vietnam have signed a contract with Vanderlande Industries to supply the baggage handling system for their new international passenger terminal building at Danang Airport. Vanderlande won the tender under fierce competition with a fitting and competitive offer.

7 March 2010

Vanderlande Industries’ First Greenveyor Starts Operations

Minimising the carbon footprint is becoming increasingly important, and many companies consider it to be a moral obligation to do so. At the same time this enables them to reduce operational costs, as a direct result of the lower energy consumption of their material-handling systems.

14 December 2009

Vanderlande Industries’ Bagcheck System Improves Baggage Handling

Unplanned incidents on baggage handling systems, like bag jams, are prime causes of downtime leading to delays, missed flights and associated consequential costs. Many problems are caused by irregular baggage items like rolling bags, which operators may visually classify as 'conveyable'. More acc

24 November 2009

Vanderlande Industries’ Greenveyor Provides 45% Conveyor Energy Savings

To help airport operators save on operating costs and meet their own sustainability targets, Vanderlande Industries has introduced the Greenveyor, a new standard conveyor system that allows energy savings of up to 45% to be achieved. The Greenveyor was demonstrated by Vanderlande Industries at th

24 November 2009

Vanderlande Industries Awarded Heathrow T3 Baggage Handling Contract

Terminal 3 at Heathrow will benefit from an advanced baggage handling system in 2013, designed, developed and installed by Vanderlande Industries under a contract awarded by BAA worth £71.7million. 22 million passengers a year travel through Terminal 3, with high levels of flight trans

24 November 2009

Oslo Airport Awards New Terminal 2 BHS Contract to Vanderlande Industries

Oslo Airport (OSL) has awarded the contract for a new baggage handling system as part of the future expansion of the airport to Vanderlande Industries. The total value for the contract for Vanderlande Industries is approximately €45 million, including a three-year contract for maintenance an

24 November 2009

Vanderlande Industries Provides Sustainable Baggage Handling Operations

Cost savings are key in airport operations, with pressure on prices in every area. Efficient, high-quality baggage handling not only offers direct cost savings, for example by reducing energy usage and labour requirements, but also minimises error costs such as those caused by system downtime a

24 November 2009

Successful Start-Up of Barcelona T1 Automated Baggage Handling System (SATE)

On Wednesday 17 June 2009 at 4am, Terminal 1 (T1) at Barcelona's El Prat Airport was brought into operation. The high expectations for this DCV-based automated baggage handling system were all met, and since the start the system has performed according to plan. In total 200 flights were managed f

13 July 2009

Sound Results for Vanderlande Industries

Vanderlande Industries' (automated material handling systems) results are in-line with the long-term objective of building further on its strong reputation as a reliable partner with leading market positions. The company achieved net sales of €656 million in the financial year end

25 June 2009

Contract for Bratislava Airport BHS Awarded to Vanderlande Industries

Veghel (Netherlands) – Slovak main contractor ZIPP (a 100% subsidiary of Strabag) has awarded Vanderlande Industries the contract for delivery of a baggage handling system, including hold baggage screening equipment, for the new Bratislava Airport Terminal, in Bratislava, the capital of Sl

20 May 2009

Vanderlande Industries Celebrates 60th Anniversary

Vanderlande Industries will officially celebrate its 60th anniversary on 1 May. Since its start as Machinefabriek E van der Lande in the Dutch town of Veghel in 1949, the company has grown into one of the world's market leaders in the automated material-handling industry, with more than

28 April 2009


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