Our StoryMETRIC is first and foremost a technology company. We design and develop new and innovative solutions for the parking and transport sectors. METRIC have a long history of being at the forefront of design and innovation, our company has produced many firsts from the first ticket machine to allow overlapping farestages and first all-electronic desktop calculator to the world’s first electronic pay & display machine. We are innovators and early adopters of the latest technologies to bring our customers the very best. METRIC were the first to develop contactless bank payments on pay & display parking terminals years before it became mainstream payment option. This technology was exhibited at the CARTES exhibition in 2007. Our most recent innovations, the METRIC VivoPark system was awarded the British Parking Award for Parking Technology in 2015. METRIC has two divisions of business: Parking Systems and Public Transport. Our Parking Systems division is based at our UK headquarters in Swindon, Wiltshire. Our parking terminals are designed and manufactured on-site and delivered globally. Our in-house Research and Development team combine innovative British design, advanced technologies, environmental sensibilities, and global inclusive awareness. METRIC are also the exclusive UK distributors of Amano Europe, offering a market leading pay-on-foot solution. METRIC Public Transport have an extensive history in the ticketing sector. the name has been synonymous with ticketing on an international scale since 1946. Designed and manufactured in Hannover, Germany by our sister company Almex GmbH who are European market leaders in this field with more than 10,000 ticket vending machines and 25,000 ticketing systems across Germany, Switzerland and the UK. Our TVMs and ETMs can be found in all areas of public transport from buses and trains to trams and planes globally. METRIC are not a ‘one size fits all’ company, we are passionate about finding the right solution for your business. Systems can be tailored to meet the specific needs of our customers or newly developed from concept to deployment. Our business development managers take a consultative approach to deliver a solution to meet your business’ needs.
Our heritage dates back to the Bell Punch Company
parking terminals worldwide
ticketing systems across Europe
Winner of the BPA Parking Technology Award for VivoPark
The METRIC TeamMETRIC comprises of a strong team of engineers, computer scientists, sales specialists, designers, technicians and administrators. All of these people focus on the development and production of highly-efficient, user-friendly, and reliable products in the field of ticketing and parking. Each one is crucial to the success of our business.
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Quality ranks first and foremost for METRIC and for its customers. The strong growth the company has enjoyed over recent decades and its success are based primarily on the high quality of its products. Numerous follow-up orders from large and well-known companies bear testimony to that. Some of these companies have been customers of METRIC for more than 30 years.
METRIC has implemented an efficient and comprehensive Quality Management System. It provides a means of recording any and all requirements stipulated by customers, the market or by legislation. It is the foundation for the thorough understanding needed to develop or customise solutions to meet specific requirements. This results in clear and detailed specifications for production, which is also continuously monitored very closely. The sophisticated management system guarantees lasting quality even for the many daily routine business procedures.
METRIC are also ISO 9001 (Quality Management) certified.