CHICAGO, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JBT Corporation(NYSE: JBT) announced today that its JBT AeroTech business has been awarded a contract exceeding $6 million to supply gate equipment for the Atlanta Hartsfield International Airport Concourse T Optimization project. The order, placed by the Winter Johnson Group, includes Jetway® passenger boarding bridges, JetAire® preconditioned air units and Jetpower® 400 Hz ground power devices.
"JBT AeroTech is excited about this opportunity to continue a decades-long relationship of supplying gate-related equipment and services to the Atlanta Hartsfield International Airport," said Dave Burdakin, President, JBT AeroTech.
JBT AeroTech anticipates installing the equipment beginning in the third quarter of 2014 with completion in late fourth 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 3,400 people worldwide and operates sales, service, manufacturing and sourcing operations located in over 25 countries. For more information please visit www.jbtcorporation.com.
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