About Us

Whether you choose a selection of our services or let us tailor a whole solution to meet your needs, you can be guaranteed that Glidepath will provide a comprehensive, cost effective solution.

With over 45 year's experience and more than 850 projects completed in over 65 countries, we understand every aspect of baggage handling and are able to offer a complete integrated technology and service solution. Beginning with consulting services to scope your requirements, we provide design, manufacture and project managed installation services. We provide state of the art software control systems and can integrate existing airport information systems and security/explosive detection systems. We also offer after sales services including operations, maintenance and spare parts sales.

Established in Auckland NZ 1923 with current ownership since 1972, Glidepath focus on the key areas of an effective airport baggage handling system: 

- Planning and designing a system for optimum capacity and efficiency

- Future focused planning allowing for ongoing growth and development

- Reducing failure rates, delayed or lost bags

- Fast bag processing times Integrated accurate security screening Ensuring passenger satisfaction by getting bags to their correct destination on time or before

Our dedication to success has allowed Glidepath, founded and owned by Executive Chairman Sir Ken Stevens and his family, to become a world leader in the field of airport baggage handling systems. Glidepath has a network of established relationships enabling it to partner with other BHS global technology leaders to deliver large scale projects

Glidepath has a fully integrated manufacturing plant in Auckland, New Zealand and operates a global network of service, support and technological innovation hubs all over the world. Glidepath has subsidiary companies in Canada, Latin America, India, South Africa, and Australia.

Head office is located in Auckland where a highly skilled team of mechanical and electrical engineers, project managers and international sales managers support the company's technology and marketing programmes.

In addition to a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility, Glidepath has an established and dedicated controls and software design team. The unit has developed and integrated a comprehensive suite of proprietary software, designed to run on industry standard hardware providing low cost of ownership, reliability and future expand-ability.

With a global network of representatives, strategic alliances and manufacturing facilities, Glidepath can quickly respond to customer requirements with internationally proven systems.


> Glidepath is a member of Airports Council International.
> Glidepath has been certified as an ISO 9001:2015 certified company. Glidepath's management systems comply with the requirements of ISO's Quality Management Standard.