SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cubic Company (NYSE:CUB) introduced its Cubic Transportation Methods (CTS) enterprise division was awarded a contract to ship its TouchPass digital fare collection-as-a-service providing to MET Transit, the metropolitan transit system for Billings, Montana. Montana is the ninth state during which the TouchPass system can be in operation. MET Transit, which is able to make the most of Cubic’s TouchPass resolution as its digital fare system for its fixed-route and paratransit techniques, will be a part of greater than two dozen different businesses which are additionally utilizing TouchPass, making it the most well-liked and broadly deployed account-based fare system in North America.
TouchPass is a cloud-based, absolutely configurable, full fare assortment resolution accessible to transit businesses of all sizes. Along with offering a full set of options, it provides passengers the comfort of buying passes and saved value in a variety of on-line and bodily venues and to make use of their fare media at each company utilizing TouchPass expertise.
“The COVID-19 pandemic has proven the true value of a fully electronic fare collection solution for public transportation; a contactless fare payment and boarding experience is critical in order to keep travelers safe with simpler and quicker payment systems,” stated Mick Spiers, vice chairman and normal supervisor, Cubic Transportation Platforms. “Additionally, TouchPass allows agencies to access all the benefits of a large-scale account-based ticketing system at a fraction of the cost. We are thrilled to introduce our scalable and versatile solution to the City of Billings.”
“The City of Billings MET Transit division was seeking a new electronic fare system that could be rapidly deployed and would fully support our current fare policy,” stated Rusty Logan, transit supervisor, MET Transit. “We selected TouchPass because it exceeded our requirements most notably in security, convenience, flexibility, and data gathering capabilities. Delerrok has had a fare collection presence in the transit industry for quite some time; as they now have combined with Cubic, we felt very confident in selecting a well-established fare collection system from a trusted and reliable source.”
Cubic’s TouchPass resolution is obtainable for fast implementation and requires no extra company assets. Constructed for real-time fare fee processing, TouchPass gives on-line and cellular transit account administration and fare product buying in addition to fare fee features utilizing quite a lot of fare media. The answer collects and analyzes passenger boarding knowledge, permitting for safe real-time fare calculation. It additionally offers fast configuration of consumer interfaces and company fare coverage with out the necessity for any new software program growth. TouchPass’ multi-tenant, cloud-based structure gives just about limitless scalability and contains steady upgrades.
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