Selex ES system chosen by Belgian Post
Partner of logistics companies in the postal and automated material handling sectors for over 40 years, Finmeccanica - Selex ES confirms itself once again as leader in the development of technologies to support the sector. The award of a major new contract with the Belgian operator bpost was announced during the company's participation at the Post-Expo 2014 exhibition, held in Stockholm from September 23rd to 25th.
The agreement signed with bpost, which has a value of approximately € 20 million, features the delivery of an automated sorting system able to handle more than 30.00 parckages per hour. Called Multisorting Parcel Handling System (MPHS), the system is 900 meters long and will be installed in the new bpost logistics hub, located in the Brussels region.
At Post-Expo 2014, Finmeccanica - Selex ES presents its new offer for logistics centers, which includes both technologies sorting and ICT systems that have long been established on the market. Finmeccanica - Selex ES is in fact the only company in the industry able to develop and integrate proprietary technologies for the sorting of the full range of postal products, integrating ICT (Information & Communication Technology) platforms with sorting systems to ensure comprehensive solutions, which also include consulting services and customer support.