The New York City Department of Transportation has awarded a contract for 30,000 single-space Electronic Parking Meter Mechanisms via a competitive sealed bid process to MacKay Meters, Inc.
Following selection through a competitive bid process, the City of New York, DOT rigorously tested MacKays product and subsequently awarded to the company with the most robust, advanced, and accountable parking meter mechanisms in the world today. The MacKay Guardian XL mechanisms as presented by MacKay Meters, Inc. are to begin being delivered and are scheduled to be installed into existing meter housings throughout the City over the coming months. The contract of award is a 3-year supply contract, during which NYC will replace all remaining mechanical based meters as well as older electronic meters with the more advanced electronic single-space parking meters, ultimately leading to New Yorks entire single-space parking system being comprised of the MacKay Guardian product.
NYC's testing process and requirements are known in the industry as being the most stringent in the world. Not only does the New York City Department of Transportation do their own in-house product testing, but the equipment being considered for procurement must also be sent to an independent lab to complete the entire testing process.
Continual investment in the quality of products being produced through a Management System registered in conformity with ISO 9001:2000 certified operations at MacKay Meters, Inc.s head office, continue to help the MacKay product lines lead their respective fields in the parking industry.