Gatekeeper Awarded Annually Recurring Video Service Contract for SEPTA’s 3,000 Vehicles of C$11.8M over 5 years
Abbotsford, BC, October 17th, 2019 – 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 that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Gatekeeper Systems USA Inc., located in Bristol, PA, has been contracted by Southeastern Pennsylvania Transit Authority (“SEPTA”) to provide annually recurring vehicle video system maintenance services for SEPTA’s approximately 3,000 vehicles.
This annually recurring contract is valued at approximately C$2.36 million per year. SEPTA has approved an initial three year service term beginning in November 2019 for approximately C$7.1 million, plus two one-year extension options, for a total potential contract value of up to C$11.8 million over five years.
SEPTA is the sixth largest public transportation system in the U.S., providing over 300 million annual passenger rides for nearly 4 million people in Philadelphia. SEPTA is actively using video evidence as protection against fraudulent claims and has installed more than 27,000 video cameras on vehicles and in stations.
Doug Dyment, President and CEO commented, “We are extremely pleased to be awarded the vehicle video system maintenance contract from SEPTA. Our relationship with SEPTA began approximately 18 months ago when we made the strategic decision to expand our efforts in the US transit industry. Since then, we have won several transit-related contracts which has driven significant growth in our company. Gatekeeper’s vision to add layers of recurring revenue streams to our business model is being executed on by our team. Our innovations in video management and analytics, together with our excellent customer service, has been validated by way of this contract and we are proud to be SEPTA’s video solutions provider.”
About Gatekeeper Systems Inc.
Gatekeeper provides wireless high-resolution video security and safety solutions for in-transit applications, including school buses, municipal transit, first response, and the 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 on the move. The Company has unique photo enforcement and auto-ticketing solutions to deter stop-arm violations and protect school children. Gatekeeper has installed over 100,000 video devices for more than 3,500 customers throughout North America. www.gatekeeper-systems.com
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