Johannesburg, South Africa, 14th February, 2017: KPIT Technologies (BSE: 532400; NSE: KPIT), a global technology company specializing in IT consulting and product engineering, announced its participation at the i-Transport and UATP Conference and Exhibition organized by Intelligent Transport Society of South Africa. As a Silver Sponsor, KPIT will showcase its range of products & solutions for public transportation including Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) & Electrification Technology for buses.
Hosted every second year since 2001, the i-Transport and UATP Conference and Exhibition has become an established and well-supported event on the transport calendar as a platform for knowledge sharing in South Africa and adjoining regions. The theme "Future of Public Transport: Go Green - Go Smart" reflects the need to improve transport efficiencies, to reduce the carbon footprint of the transport sector and to encourage modal shifts. The theme specifically reflects the strong synergy between Public Transport and Intelligent Transport Systems. Mr. Sukhvinder Mehta, Vice President and Geography Head - Middle East, Turkey & Africa (META) will be speaking on "Intelligent Transport Systems driving profitability for public bus transportation" at the conference.
KPIT is a proven market leader in the field of Intelligent Transport Systems with its' UBS-II complaint On Bus Intelligent Transport System (OBITS) running in over 5000+ buses in India and the solution has helped transport operators to deliver better passenger experience and improve efficiency of the fleet.
KPIT has developed multiple solutions for Intelligent Transportation System that can be used both as standalone and as a comprehensive platform
  • On Bus Devices - Two variants - On Bus Intelligent Transportation System (OBITS) & Vehicle Tracking System (VTS), with variety of benefits.
  • Command Centre - A cloud-based monitoring solution that enables Fleet Operators to make smart and informed decisions such as Route planning, Fleet maintenance schedule etc.
  • Passenger Information System - to access real-time information about your transit's whereabouts
Automatic Fare Collection System - end-to-end solution for fare collection, ticketing, and payments that provides secure and faster transactions, more convenience and smooth passenger flow during peak hours, and efficient collection of fare.
KPIT's products and solutions enable the automotive industry and provide customers with safe, comfortable, connected, and clean technologies. KPIT will demonstrate its capabilities at Booth #41, Sandton Convention Centre, from 13th to 16th February, 2017 along with its partner TSA in South Africa.
About KPIT Technologies Ltd.
KPIT (BSE: 532400, NSE: KPIT) is a global technology company specializing in providing IT Consulting and Product Engineering solutions and services to Automotive, Manufacturing, Energy & Utilities and LifeSciences companies. Together with its customers and partners, it creates and delivers technologies to enable creating a cleaner, greener and more intelligent world that is sustainable and efficient.