Copenhagen Airport Deploys Quintiq Software Platform to Plan its Workforce

Sep 17, 2013, 05:52 ET from Quintiq

'S-HERTOGENBOSCH, The Netherlands, September 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Copenhagen Airports, the operator of the busiest airport hub in the Nordic region, has announced that it is now using Quintiq to plan its workforce.

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Copenhagen Airport (CPH) with its 140 destinations and more than 60 airlines handled over 23,3 million passengers last year. Quintiq, a global leader in supply chain planning and optimization, has provided a single integrated software platform to optimize the planning of CPH's workforce, comprising 2.100 staff.

Quintiq replaces multiple legacy systems that were previously used by CPH. The first phase of the Quintiq software implementation has recently gone live and will enable the airport operator to make more efficient use of its workforce. CPH has begun using Quintiq's Workforce Planning application to manage staff rostering and task assignments. In addition to managing union and Danish labor rules, the new system will enable greater transparency and visibility in workforce planning across CPH's 11 departments.

The next phase of the Quintiq software implementation is currently underway at CPH. It includes the deployment of a mobile application, integration with SAP Payroll, and the automation of key planning tasks.

"Using multiple systems to roster staff in 11 departments and plan their assignments was a very complex process. We chose Quintiq's application as it offers greater visibility and flexibility for handling real-time events, particularly with its mobile application," says Kristian Durhuus, COO of Copenhagen Airports.

"Airports and air navigation service providers use Quintiq solutions to manage over half the world's airspace," said Arjen Heeres, COO of Quintiq. "Being selected by the largest airport operator in northern Europe further reinforces our position as the leading solution provider for the aviation sector. We're pleased to partner with Copenhagen Airport to help optimize their workforce planning process."

About Copenhagen Airports

Copenhagen Airports (Københavns Lufthavne A/S) owns and operates the international airport at Kastrup and Roskilde Airport, that caters primarily for taxi, business, and training flights. Copenhagen Airports are staffed by 2.100 employees, the company is responsible for everything from safety and security, and transportation to daily maintenance, building new facilities, route development and planning the airports' long-term goals. For more information, visit

About Quintiq

Every business has its supply chain planning puzzles. Some of those puzzles are large. Some are complex. Some seem impossible to solve. Since 1997, Quintiq has been solving each of those puzzles using a single supply chain planning & optimization software platform. Today, approximately 12,000 users in over 80 countries rely on Quintiq software to plan and optimize workforces, logistics and production. Quintiq has headquarters in the Netherlands and the USA, and offices around the world.

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