CHICAGO, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- JBT Corporation (NYSE: JBT) announced today that the Company has been awarded contracts for AeroTech mobile equipment valued in excess of $10 million from a major U.S.-based air carrier. The equipment will be stationed at domestic and international locations replacing retired units and supporting new aircraft entering into the air carrier's fleet.
"We are very pleased that our customers continue to choose JBT equipment to modernize and enhance their ground support equipment fleets," said David Burdakin, President, JBT AeroTech. "This order demonstrates the confidence that air carriers place in JBT's technology, products and global service support."
JBT anticipates delivery of the equipment to be completed by the third quarter of 2015.
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.
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.
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