SICK is a German company specializing in sensors and sensing solutions. Founded in 1946 by Dr Erwin Sick, the company started with manufacturing sensors, and then added more and more products and systems to its product range. Today, present in more than 80 countries, with more than 9,000 people, SICK has offices all around the world, providing sensing solutions for factory automation, logistics automation and process automation. In terms of luggage transportation, SICK offers suitable solutions for the entire process chain – starting with check-in, right through to loading of the aircraft. The luggage, which is identified with bar code labels and/or RFID tags, is securely transported to the target destinations by means of the airport's baggage handling system that could have conveyor belts up to several kilometers in length. SICK provides worldwide solutions for luggage identification, with barcode / RFID / Vision technology.
Luggage Identification Systems based on barcode reading, RFID and Vision technologies. Laser scanners for perimeter protection. Sensors for conveyor belts. Safety scanners for intrusion detection and Cargo Transfer Vehicles.