Corporation (NYSE: JBT
) is a global technology solutions provider to high-value segments of the food & beverage industry with focus on proteins, liquid foods and automated system solutions.
It operates through JBT
FoodTech and JBT
AeroTech segments in the US and internationally.
The order, placed by the Avicorp Middle East and Almabani General Contractors on the company's JBT
AeroTech business, includes the supply of new jetway air handling units and pit distribution systems.
Corporation is a leading global technology solutions provider to the food processing and air transportation industries.
"We are very pleased to be a part of these important regional development programmes through the building of new airport terminals in the Sultanate of Oman," said John Lee, vice president and division manager, JBT
The 40,000 square foot manufacturing site in Broxburn near Edinburgh which has been home to Double D for over 30 years, will become the headquarters for JBT
FoodTech in the UK, housing manufacturing, sales and servicing operations for all JBT
FoodTech lines, which include Frigoscandia (spiral freezers, chillers, proofers), Stein (ovens, fryers, coating equipment), DSI (slicing and portioning systems) and the Double D range of high impingement cookers, searer/grill markers, ovens and proofers.
The move significantly strengthens JBT
's presence throughout the North East and boosts its recycling and waste management services south of the Tyne.
It will be the first time that JBT
, the largest interdealer broker of Japanese government bonds in which about 120 securities and other companies have stakes, will provide stock brokerage services.
In the second quarter of 2019, JBT
recorded restructuring charges of USD 4.3 million as part of the previously announced, companywide program to reshape operations.
also sells critical equipment and services to domestic and international air transportation customers through its AeroTech segment.