Polish transit authority ZTM plans pay operational fees only–no CapEx–to the winning vendor of its planned account-based ticketing project, including for the vendor to furnish thousands of validators. It’s at least the second agency to use the unconventional procurement method.
• Table: Prequalified vendors in Poland
• ZTM (Warsaw)
• AVM (Venice)
• ARTM (Montreal)
Another transit agency has opted for an unconventional approach to procuring its new fare system, planning to hire a vendor to run the entire system-including furnishing thousands of validators–in exchange for a fixed service fee and a commission on monthly ticketing revenue.
Polish transit agency ZTM is following another agency in this approach, AVM in Venice, Italy, which a