TransLoc’s New On-Demand Microtransit Model Sees Broad Adoption by Transit Agencies Nationwide

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Public transit agencies and cities take the lead on innovative approach to delivering flexible demand response transit options for all Sacramento Regional Transit (SacRT) SmaRT Ride shuttle (Photo: Business Wire) September 12, 2018 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time DURHAM, N.C.-Microtransit solutions provider TransLoc is experiencing unprecedented adoption and expansion of what the company calls agency-owned microtransit. Acquired by Ford Smart Mobility … Read More

Detroit and Atlanta Transit Agencies Win TransLoc’s MicroTransit Accelerator Challenge

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Impressive Quality of Challenge Submissions Highlights Agency-Owned Flexible Transit Services Are Gaining Strong Momentum Nationwide  November 20, 2017 – Durham, North Carolina – From a field of submissions representing some of the most innovative municipal transit agencies across the nation, the Office of Mobility Innovation in the City of Detroit and the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) take top honors … Read More

California Transit Agencies Begin Deploying Next-Generation Microtransit Services

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TransLoc partners with cities and transit agencies to provide riders more efficient ways to connect with mass transit Nov. 16, 2017 – Durham, North Carolina – TransLoc, a technology provider of flexible agency-owned microtransit solutions, today announced partnerships with three innovative California transit agencies readying to deploy microtransit in their respective communities — Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA), Central Contra Costa … Read More

Video: CEO, Doug Kaufman shares the importance for tech companies to work with government to expand impact

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Doug Kaufman, CEO of TransLoc, spoke at the 2017 CED Tech Venture Conference where growth companies that gained significant traction were selected to share their updates. This quick video provides an overview of where TransLoc stands on the future of communities, the economy, and the planet as a whole—plus Doug reflects on why building a purpose-driven company is the center of his … Read More

7 major themes and takeaways from APTA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and EXPO

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Photo: Business Wire While public transportation agencies across the country sent their best and brightest to Atlanta, the weather failed to get the memo. And yet, despite torrential downpours and tropical storm-like conditions, this year’s APTA turned out an incredible number of transit advocates, agencies, consultants, and more! In light of APTA’s focus on safety, resources, workforce development, demographic shifts, … Read More

Your TransLoc APTA 2017 Survival Guide

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In just a few days, transit industry folks from across the country will converge on Atlanta for this year’s APTA EXPO*. Between the EXPO floor (with over 800 exhibitors from across the globe), presentations, panels and learning sessions, there’s no shortage of events to attend. Here are a few of our top picks. SUNDAY, OCTOBER 8 Technical Tour of MARTA … Read More

TransLoc Experiencing Extraordinary Growth as 2017 Becomes “The Year of Microtransit”

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October 1, 2017 – Durham, North Carolina – TransLoc, well-known technology provider for hundreds of university and municipal transit systems, earlier this year made the move to address the rapid rise of microtransit services, bringing flexible, demand-response transit options to the fixed route systems of municipal transit systems across the country. By helping to simulate, pilot and deliver highly flexible … Read More

Mobile App Architecture at TransLoc

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When TransLoc’s mobile engineering team set out to build the Microtransit apps for iOS and Android, our top priority was to build them in such a way that we could iterate at a sustainable pace for years to come. As much as possible, we wanted to avoid rewriting part or all of the apps for purely technical reasons, putting customer … Read More

TransLoc Launches MicroTransit Accelerator Challenge for Municipal Transit Agencies

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Competition for Transit Agencies and Municipalities Seeking to Transform Community Mobility Through Technology DURHAM, N.C.–TransLoc, a technology provider of flexible, city-owned microtransit solutions, today announced the launch of its first-ever MicroTransit Accelerator Challenge, a competition to identify and reward the nation’s most visionary transit agencies and municipalities with the expertise, planning resources, data analysis and predictive insights to stimulate demand-driven, … Read More