Unilode’s partners for digital transformation

For the implementation of our digitalisation programme we have teamed up with hardware technology provider OnAsset Intelligence to develop the digital asset tracking technology and leading ULD manufacturers Safran, PalNet and Nordisk to integrate the digital tag in the pallet design.


is the leading global provider of outsourced ULD management solutions and owns and operates the largest global network for the maintenance and repair of ULDs and inflight food service equipment. Unilode's Digital Transformation programme was recognised with the IATA Air Cargo Innovation Award in 2019.

OnAsset Intelligence

is the global leader in airborne asset tracking services. The company manufactures wireless devices that monitor all modes of transport including land, sea and air. Products and services include SENTRY wireless hardware, Sentinel tags, and the Vision™ and OAInsight™ monitoring platforms. OnAsset’s products are approved by commercial and cargo operators across the globe.


Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aircraft propulsion and equipment, space and defense markets. Safran has a global presence, with more than 92,000 employees and sales of 21 billion euros in 2018. Working alone or in partnership, Safran holds world or European leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes Research & Development programs to meet fast-changing market requirements, with total R&D expenditures of around 1.5 billion euros in 2018. Safran is listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange, and is part of the CAC 40 and Euro Stoxx 50 indices.

Safran Cabin offers all elements of a seamlessly integrated cabin, and is leading in air cargo equipment, including lowerdeck and maindeck containers and pallets.


PalNet was founded in 2001 and since then it has been a synonym for reliability, long-term knowledge, excellent after-sales service and competent partnership in all matters connected with international airfreight operations. Company employees frequently participate in international symposia, seminars and courses, ensuring that up-to-date specialist knowledge is all areas connected with the ULD business is available to its customers and partners at all times.

Nordisk Aviation Products

Nordisk Aviation Products has designed, developed and manufactured hundreds of thousands of state-of-the-art ULDs since 1970. The company is the global leader in its field, supplying almost every wide-bodied aircraft in the world and offering the most extensive range of air cargo pallets and containers. Its mission is to develop and supply efficient, reliable and safe ULD solutions that make air cargo easy.