Cargo Handling Systems
BNP Associates, Inc. has designed and implemented some of the largest and most complex Air Cargo Systems in the world. Our consulting services include Master Planning, Apron Layout, Facility Design, Cargo System Design and Project Management.
We are a dedicated group of professionals, widely experienced in airline and airport requirements for the handling of air freight. Meeting the needs of our clients, BNP provides:
Evaluation • Design • Specifications • Construction Monitoring
BNP considers each project according to the objectives of our clients, with evaluation criteria such as:
- Project definition
Approach usually consists of four stages:
Design - Development of concepts and designs is based upon the existing or planned provisions as compared to the theoretical requirements. These criteria are summarized in a final report which also serves as substantiation and documentation of the project basis.
Contract Documents – Preparation of bidding documents for the procurement of the selected cargo handling system. Project specific requirements are included in our standard, proven specifications. Both Architectural and Engineering Specifications are published to clearly define responsibilities for the scope of work.
Bidding & Award Assistance - Pre-qualification of vendors, release for bid packages, pre-bid conferences, bid review and contract negotiations. Experience by BNP provides insight on the strengths and weaknesses of all the manufacturers. Representing the interest of our Clients is assured by the BNP awareness of the capabilities of the air cargo systems suppliers.
Construction Administration – Coordination of the engineering and manufacturing processes, construction staging, coordination around on-going operations, supervision of the installation, punch listing and acceptance testing. BNP brings proven expertise that provides cost and operationally effective solutions to our clients.