Italeaf: Softeco Sismat (TerniEnergia Group) underwrites contract for Caronte & Tourist
PRESS RELEASE 30 JANUARY 2018
ITALEAF: Softeco Sismat (TerniEnergia Group) underwrites contract for ticketing and smart payment solutions for Caronte & Tourist
- The agreement for a total value of approximately Euro 2 million will involve the Group's digital company in a two-year project to reorganise the Villa San Giovanni port terminal and build a new plant in Villa Agip.
- I twill be provided for the implementation of ticket sales and automatic toll payment systems and the integration of vehicle access control systems.
- Recognized the efficiency of the Adverto remote control platform, proprietary multi-role technology, as well as the Group's experience in the Smart Solutions and Services sector
TerniEnergia, a company listed on the Star segment of the Italian Stock Exchange and part of the Italeaf Group, announces that the Group's digital company Softeco Sismat has today signed a contract with Caronte & Tourist, leader in maritime connections to and from Sicily to Central Italy, for the development of a project to reorganise the Villa San Giovanni port terminal and the construction of a ticketing system at Villa Agip and connected automation.
The contract provides solutions for ticketing, payment of tolls (smart payment) and access control for vehicle routing for a total amount of approximately Euro 2 million.
The CEO of Softeco Sismat and Executive Director of TerniEnergia, Laura Bizzarri, said:
"The award of the contract with a client qualified as Caronte & Tourist, with one of the most efficient fleets in Europe, testifies to the acknowledged competence of the TerniEnergia Group as "technological enabler" in the Smart Solutions and Services sector for the smart mobility sector, as stated in the strategic guidelines presented to the market on 29 September 2017".
The solutions developed by Softeco Sismat and based on the Adverto remote control system, the Group's proprietary technology, which has already been consolidated and operational for over 10 years in heterogeneous application contexts, envisage the activation of ticket sales systems for travel tickets, automatic payment of tolls and integrate complex access and transit management systems and automatic control of technological systems on field. All the systems in place will be integrated into a single remote control platform that will allow automatic interaction between them and monitoring of the entire system.
The aim of the project is to automate and speed up toll payment and embarkation processes, thereby optimising resources and operational management costs.
All the technological components proposed in the project by Softeco Sismat, which has been operating for over 30 years in the industrial automation sector, are positioned as leading technologies in the national and international field for this type of application.
TERNIENERGIA (TER.MI), established in September 2005, and part of Italeaf Group, is the first Italian smart energy company, committed to bring worldwide integrated and sustainable energy solutions. Organized into two straegic business units (Assets and Smart solutions and services), with about 400 employees and a geographic presence in almost the continents, with operational and sales offices,
TerniEnergia develops solutions, innovative products and services based on digital and industrial technologies for the energy sector. TerniEnergia, also through its subsidiaries (Softeco Sismat, Selesoft Consulting, Greenled Industry,GreenAsm, Wisave, Ant Energy), shall pursue the objectives of increasing energy production from renewable sources, energy efficiency and emissions reduction, as laid down by European environmental policy, and participates actively in the distributed power generation revolution and energy smart grids. TerniEnergia is the ideal partner for large utilities, distributors and grid operators, power producers, public authorities, industrial customers and investors who intends to carry out large projects for the production of renewable energy plants and modern systems with high energy efficiency, solutions for the management and maintenance of the infrastructure and the electrical systems. TerniEnergia, through a complete technological and commercial offer, develops and provides technologies, turn-key services and solutions for energy consumers in the public and private sectors. The company is listed on the STAR segment of the Italian Stock Exchange.
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Italeaf SpA, established in December 2010, is a holding company and a business accelerator for companies and startups in the areas of innovation and cleantech. Italeaf operates as a company builder, promoting the creation and development of industrial startups in the fields of cleantech, smart energy and technological innovation. Italeaf has headquarters and plants in Italy at Nera Montoro (Narni), Terni, Milano and Lecce; has international offices in London and Hong Kong. The company controls TerniEnergia, listed on the STAR segment of the Italian Stock Exchange and active in the fields of renewable energy, energy efficiency and waste management, and Skyrobotic, in the business development and manufacture of civil and commercial drones in mini and micro classes for the professional market, Numanova, operating in the field of innovative metallurgy and additive manufacturing, and Italeaf RE, a real estate company. Italeaf holds a minority stake in Vitruviano LAB, a research center active in the R&D sector for special materials, green chemistry, digital transformation and cleantech.