— THE PUBLIC TRANSPORT COMPANY AIMS TO AUTOMATE THE MANAGEMENT OF ITS FLEET AND IMPROVE THE EFFICIENCY OF ITS TRANSPORT OPERATIONS
— FURTHERMORE, GOAL SYSTEMS’ TECHNOLOGY WILL HELP IMPROVE THE WORK-LIFE BALANCE OF ITS MORE THAN 900 DRIVERS
MADRID, March 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The French company T2C, responsible for public transport in the city of Clermont-Ferrand, has relied on technology developed by Goal Systems, the global leader in optimization software for the passenger transportation industry, to improve its operations and customer service. This digital commitment is part of the French company’s sustainable transformation plan, with which it seeks to achieve more sustainable and low-emission transport.
The pioneering planning technology developed by Goal Systems will enable smarter and more efficient automation and management of the multimodal operations of a fleet of vehicles consisting of nearly 180 diesel, natural gas and electric buses and around 30 trams.
Towards optimized urban transport
The optimization solutions provided by Goal Systems will help improve transportation in the city of Clermont-Ferrandwhich is located in the heart of the Massif Central in the center-south France. The solutions developed by this Spanish company will make it possible to automate the process of planning routes and driver schedules, while reinforcing T2C’s strategic plan to set up a fleet of electric vehicles.
Goal Systems’ software will allow T2C to streamline their work processes for planning, which will facilitate an optimal and efficient calculation of the best way to use their vehicles. In addition, the company will be able to automatically assign the drivers, in full respect of the working conditions and the various collective agreements, thanks to the flexible parameters of the company tool. This solution will make it possible to manage changes in passenger demand and provide an optimal and rapid response to any incident.
These advances will contribute to reducing CO2 emissions and making journeys more fluid, thus leading to urban mobility that is more respectful of the environment.
Improved driver satisfaction
In addition, T2C is also committed to improving the management of the workforce of its more than 900 employees, thanks to the integration of a web portal for the management of leave, absences and team exchanges. between drivers.
“Thanks to Goal Systems’ innovative technology, we can make better, data-driven decisions to maximize the quality of our journeys, both on buses and on trams. At T2C, our goal is to make public transit people’s first choice when it comes to getting around our region, and we’re confident that technologies like Goal Systems will help us get there.“, specifies Fréderic Dubru, manager of operational projects at T2C.
Goal Systems regional manager Aiman Cheikhi also said that “Improving sustainability and efficiency are among the biggest challenges facing urban transport in the post-pandemic world. Our smart planning solutions aim to optimize every journey as much as possible. We are very pleased that our technology helps citizens as well as tourists crossing Clermont-Ferrand to enjoy quality transport“.
About GOAL systems
GOAL Systems is the world leader in optimization and planning software for the passenger transport industry (bus, train, metro). This Spanish company, founded in 1992, is present in more than 30 countries on 5 continents. It provides smart solutions to help operators and regulators move towards efficient, sustainable, intermodal and user-centric transport.
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