Bangkok’s new international airport, Suvarnabhumi Airport, which is scheduled to commence its operations in 2005, will feature a monorail system from MHE-Demag in Thailand (MDT), as part of the facade maintenance system for the airport complex.
A 50:50 joint venture between Jebsen & Jessen (SEA) Pte. Ltd. and Demag Cranes & Components GmbH of Germany, MHE-Demag is a leading provider of material handling equipment and systems in the ASEAN region.
Under the contract with consortium ITOJV, MHE-Demag will supply a 1.3-km. aluminium monorail together with powered platforms for the airport.
Suvarnabhumi Airport is a project of the New Bangkok International Airport (NBIA), a state enterprise under the supervision of the Thai Ministry of Transport. The airport will cover an area of over 8,000 acres, located on Bang Phli District of Samut Prakarn Province.
Source: Jebsen & Jessen (SEA) <http://www.jjsea.com>>