CHICAGO, July 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- JBT Corporation (NYSE: JBT) today announced that its JBT AeroTech business received a gate equipment order in excess of $5 million at the San Francisco International Airport (SFO). The contract, placed by the Hensel Phelps Construction Co., is for the supply of ten new Jetway® Passenger Boarding Bridges.
The Jetway® passenger boarding bridges are a key part of the SFO Terminal 3 Boarding Area E Improvements Project recently begun to create an environmentally-sustainable facility with world-class passenger amenities.
"We are very pleased to renew our relationship with Hensel Phelps Construction Co. and continue our relationship with the San Francisco International Airport, following in the footsteps of the successful Terminal 2 project," said John Lee, Vice President and Division Manager, JBT AeroTech.
JBT AeroTech will complete installation of the bridges in the first quarter of 2014.
JBT Corporation (NYSE: JBT) is a leading global technology solutions provider to the food processing and air transportation industries. JBT Corporation designs, manufactures, tests and services technologically sophisticated systems and products for regional and multi-national industrial food processing customers through its JBT FoodTech segment and for domestic and international air transportation customers through its JBT AeroTech segment. JBT Corporation employs approximately 3,200 people worldwide and operates sales, service, manufacturing and sourcing operations located in over 25 countries. For more information please visit www.jbtcorporation.com or www.jbtaerotech.com.
This release contains forward-looking statements as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements are information of a non-historical nature and are subject to risks and uncertainties that are beyond the Company's ability to control. These risks and uncertainties are described under the caption "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K filed by the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission that may be accessed on the Company's website. The Company cautions shareholders and prospective investors that actual results may differ materially from those indicated by the forward-looking statements.
SOURCE JBT Corporation