Press Releases • May 23, 2018 07:00 GMT
The RoRo terminal at the Port of Heysham is the hub for a large part of the freight that travels between north-west England, the Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland, and the Isle of Man. Port of Heysham awarded to Hogia the contract to supply a terminal operating system to digitalise the management of freight transport through the terminal thereby increasing the terminal’s efficiency.
Press Releases • May 14, 2018 08:00 GMT
Eckerö Linjen, operator of ferry services between Sweden and Åland, has signed two new contracts for booking systems. To offer a more flexible and modern booking solution for its travellers, an agreement has been signed with Hogia Ferry Systems for bus and ferry bookings, and with Visit Group for Åland accommodation and tourism services.
Press Releases • Mar 26, 2018 10:00 GMT
Hogia Ferry Systems is implementing its market-leading BOOKIT reservation, ticketing and check-in solution under a contract with new client Seastreak, the US fast ferry operator. This breakthrough agreement further strengthens Hogia´s strong foothold in North America and also enables Seastreak to launch a state-of-the-art e-commerce platform.
Blog posts • Mar 02, 2018 15:00 GMT
At London Transport Awards on March 1st, the London Demonstrator of European Bus System of the Future 2 (EBSF2) programme won the Most Innovative Transport Project award. The award was presented by Leon Daniels and was collected by Mathew Hudson of Transport for London.
Blog posts • Feb 06, 2018 09:00 GMT
In December, Hogia’s Lars Tingström visited the Gothenburg School of Business, Economics and Law and delivered a presentation on sustainable transportation based on integrated and standardised IT systems. It’s a subject that appeals to many people, not least the students at the School’s Logistics Faculty.
Press Releases • Jan 23, 2018 08:00 GMT
Hogia Ferry Systems have signed an agreement with Argentinian ferry operator Colonia Express, to deliver the reservation and ticketing system, BOOKIT. This is Hogia’s first client in the South American market, meaning that BOOKIT is now being used by ferry operators on every continent, with the exception of Antarctica.
Press Releases • Jan 12, 2018 08:00 GMT
Hogia Ferry Systems have signed an agreement with Indonesian Ro-Ro operator JZK. JZK is a start-up operation, connecting Jakarta and Surabaya. Cargo transported between the two cities is today transported by trucks. The 800 km journey takes three driving days. JZK, with their two vessels can cover the same distance sailing along the coastline in around one day.
Press Releases • Nov 01, 2017 09:09 GMT
Siden juli har reisende med kollektivtrafikk i Møre og Romsdal fått en enklere hverdag. FARA har i samarbeid med DataGrafikk, utviklet og levert en helt ny reiseapp som samler ruteplanlegging, sanntidsinformasjon og billettering.
News • Oct 30, 2017 13:50 GMT
Den 1. juni lanserte Møre og Romsdal fylkeskommune en ny app som skulle gjøre det enkelt for de reisende å få tilgang til all informasjon som er nødvendig for å reise kollektivt. Reiseplanlegging, billettkjøp, sanntidsinformasjon og avviksinformasjon for busser, hurtigbåter og ferjer i Møre og Romsdal samlet i én og samme app. Appen har slått an på kort tid og er lastet ned 20 000 ganger.
Press Releases • Sep 13, 2017 07:00 GMT
In collaboration with Hogia, Movia has introduced a whole new way of managing real-time information to and from its buses. The result is a new basis for the division of responsibility for the technology in buses between the public transport authority and bus operators, which altogether gives greater freedom and lower costs.
Press Releases • Jul 10, 2017 08:00 GMT
IT-supplier Hogia continues its pattern of steady growth and is now investing in a new business area, Hogia Transport Systems. Transport Systems will oversee all Hogia’s activities within the transport industry. This new business area has a predicted growth of 35 percent by 2020.
News • May 11, 2017 07:20 GMT
Hogia has enjoyed the honorary title of Purveyor to the Royal Court of Sweden for three decades, the only company among the 130 Purveyors to the Royal Court engaged in the field of IT. Over the years, Hogia has supplied the Royal Family with products and services for both everyday use and festivities. Staff celebrated with cake at the company's head office in Stenungsund in Sweden.
Press Releases • Dec 21, 2016 09:00 GMT
Swedish IT company Hogia can now help bus companies to improve the efficiency of communication between traffic management and bus drivers. Based on TETRA technology, Hogia can link up traffic management systems to national radio communication systems. This provides buses with a stable, user-friendly radio system. Transport companies in Sweden are now using this solution, with positive results.
Blog posts • Oct 18, 2016 06:47 GMT
This week, Public Transport 2016 is being held in Gothenburg, and Hogia will be demonstrating TransitCloud, Hogia's new cloud based system for real-time passenger information. Supported by the Internet of Things, the provision of real-time data to and from buses can be simplified. This enables new opportunities for transport operators, says Mats Johansson, CCO for Passenger Transport at Hogia:
News • Oct 04, 2016 07:30 GMT
Hogia continues its focus on international public transport, and has further strengthened its industry expertise by recruiting Mats Johansson, former CEO of Nettbuss Express. Mats will be in charge of Hogia's initiative aimed at international bus and train operators, in which Hogia plans to invest nearly GBP 1 million over the next two years.
Press Releases • Sep 30, 2016 08:05 GMT
The Isles of Scilly Steamship Group has contracted Hogia Ferry Systems to implement their reservation and ticketing system, BOOKIT.
Blog posts • Jul 08, 2016 11:40 GMT
Public transport organisations from Nordic cities recently met at the Nordic Public Transport Conference in Helsinki to discuss how public transport can get better at providing services in real time. One of the speakers was Ulf Bjersing from Hogia, who maintained that greater use must be made of standards and open data if we are to provide attractive public transport in future:
Blog posts • Jun 03, 2016 11:33 GMT
The need for transport is experiencing a steady increase and the maritime industry is vital to both freight and passenger movement worldwide. Is it possible for ports to keep or even increase operational efficiency while goods volumes keep growing? At next week’s European ITS Congress in Glasgow, Kicki Bjurström will present the significant benefits in deploying IT systems for port operations.
Press Releases • Jun 01, 2016 08:02 GMT
Hogia Ferry Systems has been selected as the long-term partner and supplier of a standard software system for HH Ferries. Their ferry operation runs between Helsingborg in Sweden and Helsingör in Denmark. Hogia Ferry Systems’ BOOKIT product is already live and handling ticketing, reservations and invoicing. With the help of a new web platform, HH Ferries is looking to increase online sales.
Press Releases • Mar 24, 2016 09:00 GMT
How can IT systems make bus travel more efficient to use and more attractive to the passenger? The EU-project EBSF2 has been launched to answer this question. The project is now ready to leave the laboratory and embark on field trials. Transport for London's bus operators will be the first to take part in a field trial, and Hogia is supplying the platform that integrates the individual systems.