Höft & Wessels subsidiary Metric succeeded with large-scale order in USA

Metric to supply Philadelphia Parking Authority
with more than 1,000 car park ticket terminals
Metric Group Inc., Cranbury, New Jersey, USA, a company of the Hoeft & Wessel Group, succeeded in being awarded a contract in a competitive bid with four vendors after evaluation for the supply of more than 1,000 car park ticket terminals of the type Aura by the Philadelphia Parking Authority, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. This contract has a volume of around USD 10 million (about EUR 7.4 million) and includes the terminals as well as the back-office software.

With more than 60,000 installed terminals in 45 countries, Metric is a leading manufacturer of parking space management systems across the globe. With this major single order, Metric which is headquartered in Swindon in the west of London is extending its market position as one of the leading suppliers in this business segment.

The Philadelphia Parking Authority is the municipal parking operator of this city of 1.4 million inhabitants on the American east coast.

The contract includes the delivery of the latest Aura car park ticket terminals, featuring a solar panel, payment systems for cash, credit card as well as smart cards with RFID tag. Metric also provides the central parking management system for monitoring and controlling.

Metric is a member of the German IT and Engineering Group Hoeft & Wessel, whose products and solutions focus on public transport, parking as well as the retail sector and logistics.
  • Join our community for FREE today!

  • Create and share your own profile

  • Join the discussions

  • Publish your own items

  • Subscription to our Weekly eNewsletter

your benefits?

Get connected with parking professionals worldwide

Create your account

Sign in with LinkedIn Close

FREE membership benefits

  • * create and share your own profile
  • * join the discussions
  • * publish your own items on parking-net.commanage news, jobs, tenders, companies, events, showcases, educations, associations and literature.
  • * subscribe to our weekly eNewsletter
Add news yourself


There are no comments yet for this item

Join the discussion

You can only add a comment when you are logged in. Click here to login