World-class transport management centre opens

| March 29, 2016

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Clr Mondli Gungubele, the executive mayor of Ekurhuleni, officially opened the innovative Transport Management Centre (TMC), in Kempton Park, last Wednesday.The R16-million state-of-the-art TMC will manage traffic flow, public transport, safety and security in the metro. It will start monitoring all the existing Ekurhuleni bus services, which will form part of the Integrated Rapid Public Transport Network (IRPTN).“As the public transport network grows, we will add additional buses to the monitoring process,” said Gungubele.“The intention is to equip all the new buses with Automated Vehicle Location (AVL) devices, to enable the staff at the TMC to monitor the movement of the buses.”

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