Iveco Bus has announced a new collaboration with Via which enables its customers in Italy to purchase Via’s software for on-demand transport at a special rate. The two companies have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to explore possible future collaborations in the development of tailored on-demand public transportation solutions and associated digital services for buses.
Marco Franza, head of customer service global, Iveco Bus, says: “Iveco Bus and Via are working together to accelerate and support the introduction of innovative transport solutions in the market. To this end, we aim to facilitate the adoption of on-demand mobility technology, to make it easier and more convenient for public transport authorities and operators.”
The partners are to explore the possibility of new solutions for public transport authorities and operators, including demand-responsive transportation and autonomous public transport, powered by alternative energies.