IRIS The Importance of Accurate Raw APC data

Now more than ever we see the importance of developing a safe and reliable journey for passengers. Our partner Iris-GmgH took part in a webinar at the IT-Trans Conference, discussing the importance of reliable raw passenger counting data for real-time applications. Led by Stefan Bube, Head of Product Management, iris-GmbH, Berlin, Germany  Check out the … Read more

CUTA awards 2020 has awarded our very own Wes Wood with the WILLIAM G. ROSS LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT

Many congratulations Wes! Wes has been fully immersed in the transit industry for more than 40 years. Few people have had as deep a lifetime relationship with public transportation than Wes. He’s not only held several positions within the industry but has also actively participated in all that is transit. Wes began his career with Sudbury … Read more

Consat Telematics system is now live in Stratford

We are happy to share that our Consat Telematics system is now live in Stratford, ON, Canada! Thank you Stratford for taking this journey with us! “This (new system) has a million possibilities for what we can do,” Stratford transit manager Michael Mousley said during the demonstration. “And not just for the ridership as far … Read more

Australian Ambassador visits Consat Partille

As we expand in Australia we are happy to have Bernard Philip, Australian Ambassador and Kerstin Classon, Investment Director for the Australian Trade and Investment Commission visit us in Partille. Dan Petterson, SVP at Volvo Buses also joined us as Volvo Buses is also expanding their fleet in Australia. Thank you for a very interesting … Read more

In the media – Consat Telematics real-time crowding data on Melbourne public transport

Consat Telematics has been selected for a trial in Melbourne. The trial is in response to COVID-19 and the challenges of social distancing on public transport. The solution enables passengers to make informed decisions about their travel and avoid crowded services. Passengers will receive in real-time, information on bus or tram location along with how … Read more

Consat Telematics awarded contract for a further 1000 vehicle systems in Australia.

After successfully delivering Transport Connected Bus (TCB) Phase 1, Transport for NSW has awarded Consat Telematics with the next phase of the program. Phase 2 will see the Consat Telematics system installed in a further 1000 buses across the state of New South Wales. Regions included in Phase 2 are Albury, Armidale, Bathurst, Bomaderry-Nowra, Grafton, … Read more

Consat Telematics delivering real-time passenger information system for rural and regional NSW, Australia

Rural and regional New South Wales (NSW) bus passengers are about to experience public transport the Consat way following rural and regional bus fleets being fitted with the Consat Telematics System. Known as the Transport Connected Bus (TCB) program, it will provide important vehicle tracking and passenger counting technology as part of the NSW Government’s … Read more

Consat Delivers Automatic Passanger Counting to Östgötatrafiken

On 15th June, Östgötatrafiken started running timetables under new traffic contracts, operated by fleets including 110 new biogas buses and 20 new electric articulated buses, all equipped with automatic passenger counting equipment from Consat Telematics.  Consat also provided equipment for all 25 Norrkoping trams, providing Östgötatrafiken with the ability to use actual passenger volumes in … Read more

Consat demonstrates on-board connectivity

As a contribution to the RISE (Research Institutes of Sweden AB) project RIVSLON (Regional Initiative for Virtual and Interoperable Information Systems in Local Traffic), Consat Telematics has implemented a demonstration system in one of Volvo’s electric articulated buses in Gothenburg. The bus is operated by #Transdev, on #Västtrafiks line 16. In addition to showing passenger … Read more

Consats CEO Martin Wahlgren meets the new US ambassador, Mr. Ken Howery

Photo: Ambassador Ken Howery together with Martin Wahlgren group CEO Consat AB, Eric Carlsson Vice President – Head of Ericsson Site Gothenburg and Ola Larsson Head of IoT Operations – Ericsson Industry & Society On 15th January, the new US ambassador to Sweden, Mr. Ken Howery, visited Gothenburg. At Lindholmen Science Park, representatives from Consat … Read more