FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Gatekeeper Receives SEPTA Purchase Order
Abbotsford, BC, November 13, 2018 – Gatekeeper Systems Inc. (“Gatekeeper” or the “Company”) (TSX.V: GSI; OTC: GKPRF; FSE: 1GK), a leading provider of high definition video surveillance systems developed to protect people in transit, is pleased to announce it has received a purchase order for approximately C$1.5 million from the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transit Authority ( SEPTA ) to supply and install video system solutions for SEPTA trains.
SEPTA is a regional public transportation authority that operates bus, rapid transit, commuter rail, light rail, and electric trolley bus services for nearly 4 million people in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. SEPTA is one of the largest transit authorities in the United States, providing over 300 million passenger rides annually on over 3,600 vehicles which includes approximately 970 trains.
Doug Dyment, CEO commented: “We are very pleased to be chosen by SEPTA to provide our ruggedized high definition video system solution for their trains. SEPTA has rapidly embraced video evidence as protection against injury and damages claims, and during their 2016 fiscal year they reported a decrease in related liability of US$33.8 million. It’s clear to us that the US transit market represents significant opportunity for Gatekeeper, and SEPTA is an important cornerstone relationship for us in the US transit market.”
About Gatekeeper Systems Inc.
Gatekeeper Systems Inc. provides wireless high-definition video security and safety solutions for in-transit applications, including school buses, municipal transit, law enforcement and military. The company offers wireless live-streaming video surveillance, video analytics, driver monitoring, and incident management solutions to help protect school children, public transit users and employees while on the move. The company has unique photo enforcement and auto-ticketing solutions which deter stop-arm violations and protect school children. Gatekeeper has installed more than 100,000 video devices for more than 3,500 customers throughout North America.
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On behalf of the Board,
President & CEO