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April 2011
Southend Airport has embarked on a major programme to upgrade their passenger outbound Security facilities to offer their passengers the ultimate in security, efficiency and the customer experience.
March 2011
London Luton Airport has embarked on a major programme to upgrade their passenger outbound Security facilities to offer their passengers the ultimate in security, efficiency and the customer experience.
March 2011
Following the successful opening of the new outbound central search facility adopting the Mach-SmartLanes®, Mach-SmartView® systems and Mach-SEMS® (Security Efficiency Management System), Birmingham Airport have now introduced the latest product from the Mach-Secure® range of products which is the Mach-SmartAccess® Automated boarding pass gate.
March 2011
MacDonald Humfrey (Automation) Ltd in conjunction with their subsidiary company Exmac Automation will undertake the complete mechanical handling design inclusive of simulation of component handling and system though put 
February 2011
MacDonald Humfrey (Automation) Ltd has been awarded the controls and automation contract to replace the existing DCV system with a conventional baggage handling system.
February 2011
Gatwick Airport following on from a rigorous evaluation procedure against International competition has selected the major elements of the Mach-Secure product range.
January 2011
As part of a security upgrade programme embarked on by the United Nations in Vienna to secure access into the facility, Rapsican Technologies have introduced their latest 620 Dual View X-Ray screening technology along with the Mach-SmartLane® solution. 
January 2011
London City Airport has embarked on a major programme to upgrade their passenger outbound Security facilities in advance of the forthcoming London Olympics. The ultimate aim of the new facility is to increase security, increase passenger satisfaction and the customer experience, increase the efficiency of the overall systems and reduce passenger waiting times.
September 2010
This solution accommodates all types of approved boarding pass applications inclusive of conventional boarding passes, home printed boarding passes, mobile phone or PDA boarding pass applications.
June 2010
Macdonald Humfrey (Automation) Ltd has been awarded the second phase of a three phase project that encompasses a unique method of automated build within the aerospace industry.
June 2010
Liverpool John Lennon Airport following on from a rigorous tender procedure have selected the combination of the new Rapiscan 620DV Hand Baggage X-Ray screening solution with the new and innovative Mach-SmartLane®'s to enhance the efficiencies, throughputs and the customer experiences for their new outbound security facility. 
June 2010
Following on from the major investment announcement of Birmingham International Airport in their new centralised one terminal concept, Birmingham Airport has selected from the MacDonald Humfrey (Automation) Ltd, Mach-Secure® suite of products the Mach-SmartLane® and the Mach-SmartView® products to undertake trials in advance of the new security facility opening.
June 2010
Bournemouth Airport has selected the new and innovative Mach-SmartLane®'s to enhance the efficiencies, throughputs and the customer experiences for their new outbound security facility.
February 2010
Following on from the very successful control and systems integration of the new departures baggage handling extension project at Bucharest International Airport, Mechanical Handling Systems of Italy have further awarded MacDonald Humfrey (Automation) Ltd the complete control systems integration project at Doha International Airport for the new arrivals system
February 2010
LSG Sky Chefs Brahim, one of Asia’s leading providers of airline catering services at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, has chosen the partnership group of ASS Pte Ltd & MacDonald Humfrey (Automation) Ltd, following an open tender exercise, to upgrade the existing LSGB In flight Catering Centre Warehouse Management System (WMS).
January 2010
MacDonald Humfrey (Automation) Ltd has been awarded the full turn key systems integration contract for the introduction of an automated process build line. The project will be carried out in partnership with Excel Automation under a new joint venture company called Exmac Automation Ltd.
January 2010
Further to the development and successful on site trials, MacDonald Humfrey (Automation) Ltd. announce the launch of the Mach-SmartGate® to enhance their mach-secure® Checkpoint product range.
September 2009
As with all major international airports Abu Dhabi Airports main driver is customer satisfaction and the development of the passenger experience.  To achieve this aim Abu Dhabi Airport has selected the new Mach-SmartLane® as the solution to the problems currently being experienced at all Airports in the area of outbound security screening.
July 2009
MacDonald Humfrey (Automation) Ltd have been awarded a major and prestigious project by BP to undertake the E&I installation works, along with control panels and software associated with the introduction of bio ethanol for four of the major BP distribution facilities in the UK.
July 2009
MacDonald Humfrey (Automation) Ltd following on from a rigorous assessment and approval procedure have been awarded the NICEIC approval certification for undertaking electrical works in areas where flammable or explosive atmospheres may occur.