"After a competitive tender process we selected Morpho to deliver our new driver's licenses and digital tachograph cards based on its expertise in secure identification documents", stated Pekka Hiltunen, Development Manager at Trafi.
"We are delighted to have been awarded this contract which strengthens our position in Finland as the key provider of highly secure identification solutions. In addition, it further demonstrates our global leadership in the driver's license market", said Jean-Paul Jainsky, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Morpho.
Following a competitive tender, Parkeon Transit has won a contract with Translink to supply 275 of its advanced Parkeon P50 handheld ticket machines for use on train services. The new units will be rolled out in 2013 and will not only offer cash and contactless smart card transactions but will also handle payment by chip and PIN credit/debit card and contactless EMV.
Mal McGreevy, Translink's General Manager, Rail Services said "Translink have been pioneers in innovative smart ticketing technology with customer smartcards electronically accepted on-train since 2002. These new P50 ticket machines will make it easy and convenient for our customers to purchase tickets on board with their credit and debit cards including EMV Contactless transactions. "