ARS delivers ITMS for the Municipal Corporation of Surat

05 Feb, 2016
On 2nd February 2016, a week after the announcement of much awaited list of 20 smart cities, Municipal Corporation of Surat (SMC ) awarded the contract for design, implement, operate and maintain  the Intelligent Transit Management System [ITMS]  for Bus Rapid Transit and City Bus Operations to ARS T&TT India. The 470 MN INR (6 M€) valued project, will play a key role in transforming the Public Transport requirement of Surat (4,4M inhabitants) to a smart city fashion and the project will be covering all the constituents of a Smart Mobility System such as Automatic Vehicle Location, Passenger Information, Depot Management, Incident Management, 24x7 monitoring and support etc.
Fifteen years of expertise in Indian market enabled ARS T&TT India to develop an Intelligent Transport Management System which could far exceed the requirements proposed by Municipal Corporation of Surat. ITMS delivered by ARS T&TT will help the SMC to increase regional economic output through efficient utilization of transport facilities and also to establish an efficient public transportation system. SMC contract is for five years and Surat will be one of the top smart cities in India with ITMS based transport and connectivity within this five years. 
For ARS T&TT India, SMC has become one of the major clients in terms of revenue and scope of implementation.