Press Release OTRA x NEDAP
News - January 17, 2023
Bierbeek, Tuesday, January 17th, 2023
On its journey to improve the life of truck drivers, OTRA Solutions teams up with great partners who share that mission. OTRA guarantees safe & secure parkings along the busiest transport corridors in Europe, it assesses every parking before being added to its network, and offers a real-time view of their availability. This is why we are proud to announce our partnership with Nedap.
Nedap Identification Systems
Nedap is the leading specialist in automatic vehicle identification and vehicle access for over 30 years. Their goal is to identify vehicles and their drivers without delaying them. That is how Nedap empowers security, parking, and traffic management systems all over the world. Nedap offers a broad product portfolio with high-performance long-range RFID and License Plate Recognition systems. Next to this, Nedap offers a complete vehicle access platform, called MOOV, to automatically provide vehicle access to the local truck parking based on the booking realized by the OTRA truck parking system.
OTRA x NEDAP
We can celebrate our first full installation done with an OTRA parking in Europe, with four more in the pipeline. This Pan-European collaboration enables us to provide fully automated truck access control to the network of OTRA truck parking in order to ensure maximum security levels to our network of parkings.
Together, we can bring some exciting features to Parking Operators such as full Access Controller, pylon, intercom, traffic lights, security skirt on barriers and even more. We are working together to contribute in developing safe and secure parking network in Europe, where there is a need for over 100K spaces to meet the total demand.
Evelien O’Sullivan, Proposition Manager MOOV at Nedap Identification Systems says: “We are glad to collaborate with OTRA to ensure secure and automatic truck access and parking. OTRA Park™, the reservation platform has been seamlessly integrated with Nedap’s MOOV vehicle access platform. In combination with Nedap’s license plate recognition camera ANPR Lumo, automated access to the truck parking can be provided for trucks that reserve parking spaces using the OTRA Truck app. Together we can ensure a total solution to provide automatic access and manage access rights for trucks to the parking area to ensure truck drivers can comply with driving hour regulations and can find a rest area in time.”
What does it mean for Transport companies and drivers?
It means that when they book parking spots via our solutions (OTRA Fleet Manager™ or OTRA Park™) they can rest assured that it will be in areas secure for both driver and cargo. It also means everything is in real-time and automated. And all put together it saves time and money!
Gizem Pideci, Head of Marketing at OTRA concludes: “Drivers are safe, cargos secure and fleet managers less overwhelmed.”
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