Fare Collection Systems


AMFARE, An Integrated Fare Collection System For Public Transport Organizations.

Amco is a leading ticketing solutions supplier for bus, tram, LRT and BRT companies. Meeting modern transportation demands for quality passenger services at the lowest possible cost, AMFARE is a system that greatly facilitates ticket purchase and ticket validation. Ticket control and minimum revenue loss are also ensured. It allows public transport companies to obtain their revenue in a quick, efficient and secure way, with full financial transparency.

Based on its experience, Amco has designed and developed a multi-operator and interoperable fare collection system of scalable architecture which can easily adjust to the special needs of every public transport organization. Integrated with powerful reports, critical information can easily be exposed in order to help making strategic decisions. AMFARE monitoring system includes mobile native applications to monitor the status of the whole system or individual devices.
 
AMFARE is a Cloud based system for automating fare collection process. The cloud enables everybody and everything to be always online everywhere providing fast and secure transactions. Passengers can purchase tickets in cash, proprietary and bank cards at ticket offices, at ticket vending machines and on-board ticket printers or via mobile phone. The cloud offers multiple ways to fund the transit account, e.g. a pre-paid wallet, a direct debit or a credit transfer,a bank account and a mobile phone account.

So far, AMFARE cloud ticketing liberate mass transportation operators and permit them to focus on the real goal: to guarantee high standard of mass transportation services for commuters. AMFARE has proved a successful investment for public transport companies providing a highly secure and auditable business system.
 
THE BENEFITS OF AMFARE CLOUD BASED TICKETING 
FOR THE TRANSPORT ORGANIZATION ARE:


- Reduce retail network costs
- Reduced Total Cost of Ownership
- Improved security due to centralization of data, increased security-focused resources, etc.
- Reduced card issuance costs / Lower costs for customer support
- Increased customer loyalty
- Elimination of scalability issues as the mass transportation operator can reserve exactly the needed resources.
- Improved operations by enabling the transport operator to pro-actively act or directly react.
- Flexibility in defining & implementing new products
- Value added services & Advertisement platform
 
For example AMFARE cloud based ticketing solution could also be used as a ‘city card’ covering a wide range of city-life aspects: library, museums, events, public services, etc.

AMFARE INTEGRATED SOLUTION INCLUDES:

- Bus driver console, on board computer and ticket printer
- Ticket vending machine
- Contactless validator
- Inspector device
- POS system
- Central management software
- Paper tickets
- Proprietary cards
- Debit and credit cards
- Barcode tickets
- Mobile Tickets
- Open Payment Systems



The AMFARE system integrates with the MT301-LX driver console as well as our new smart card validator with embedded ticket printer SV-360 LT Ticket Printer/Validator With Auto Paper Cut (ETH).

Nexo-360 On-Board Computer, Ticket Printer and Driver Console

Ergonomic and high quality ticketing device
Specifications
  • Ergonomic and high quality ticketing device
  • Sunlight readable 10.4'' touch screen
  • User friendly interface for optimum driver's use
  • Fare media means as smart cards, printed or mobile QR codes
  • Support for NFC and EMV compliant contactless bank cards
  • Power CPU for further expandability

SV-360 Contactless Validator

The ultimate validator for enhanced passenger experience
Specifications
  • Elegant, robust and high quality validator suitable for vehicle environment
  • 7’’ projected capacitive touch screen with user friendly interface
  • Fare media options like smart cards, printed or mobile QR codes
  • Support for NFC and EMV compliant contactless bank cards
  • Power CPU for further expandability
  • Operates as part of fare collection system or as stand-alone validator

TVM-360 Ticket Vending Machine

Attractive and reliable ticket vending machine for customer-friendly sales
Specifications
  • Robust, modular and upgradeable device
  • Fast, Convenient and Reliable
  • Maximum protection against vandalism
  • All payment methods are available
  • Low maintenance and quick site visits
  • Accessible to people with mobility difficulties

TVM-300 Ticket Vending Machine

Reliable and attractive ticket vending machine for customer-friendly sales
Specifications
  • Compact design with high functionality
  • Fast, Convenient and Reliable
  • Maximum protection against vandalism
  • All payment methods are available
  • Low maintenance and quick site visits
  • Accessible to people with mobility difficulties

MT-301 Ticket Printer and On-Board Computer

High performance console for issuing, reloading and validating tickets on board sales.
Specifications
  • Suitable for limited room installation
  • Modern aesthetic design
  • Daylight readable 6.4” TFT touch screen
  • Proximity card reader
  • Fast thermal printer

Central Management Software

The ultimate web-based platform for ticketing management
Specifications
  • Card management
  • Device management
  • Driver management
  • Reporting
  • Monitoring

Inspector Device

All ticketing, payment and print functions combined in only one handy device
Specifications
  • All in one: thermal printer, card reader, RFID, barcode reader,Wi-Fi, GPRS,GPS
  • Light weight and user friendly device
  • 3,5” touch screen and numeric or QWERTY keypad
  • Checking validity and reloading of smart cards
  • Issuing paper tickets and penalties