Chief Minister Gallagher has announced a supplier has been selected to do the heavy lifting of the long awaited real time passenger information system.
“I am pleased to announce that, Trapeze, a company with over 40 years experience on the international market who is a global supplier of real time fleet management systems, as the preferred supplier for the delivery of the real time passenger information system for ACTION buses,” the Chief Minister said.
“The new system, which will be known as ‘NXTBUS’, will track ACTION buses and provide instant information to passengers in relation to their current location and their estimated arrival time at the next stop.
“Canberrans will, for the first time, have access to real time arrival information for ACTION bus services. Arrival times will be available via digital displays installed at Woden, Civic, Belconnen and Tuggeranong bus stations, the internet, mobile phones/tablets, touch screen displays and on-bus visual displays,” the Chief Minister said.