Basemap announces ongoing contract with Department for Transport
Guildford, Surrey – Basemap, a leading digital mapping and transport data solutions provider are excited to announce the renewal of a contract with Department for Transport to provide them with the vital National Coach Services Database (NCSD). The contract was first awarded to Basemap at the start of 2012 and has been renewed 4 times since. The latest contract began in August 2017 with an option of renewing for a further year.
“We are delighted that, after going out to tender, the DfT have decided to continue our contract to provide them with NCSD data. We hope that this on-going endorsement demonstrates both the strength of our data and also the extensive experience Basemap have in the field of public transport data formats in Great Britain.” said Mark Gallagher, CEO of Basemap.
The NCSD data manages the national coach timetable and route data for all Great Britain and publishes as OpenData every Friday. This allows the data to be freely used commercially by numerous organisations helping them to add value to their own solutions.
More information: www.basemap.co.uk
Sophie Perrygrove – Digital Marketing Executive
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