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Metric Safes

Metric Group is proud to introduce Metric Safes. A versatile range of safes and security solutions, for both domestic and commercial applications. Metric heritage dates back over 130 years, to the Bell punch company. Renowned to be the first manufacturer to develop a...

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Get jazzed up for IPI 2017

Get jazzed up for IPI 2017

This year, New Orleans is welcoming parking professionals from around the world to the annual IPI Expo and Conference. Amano McGann, METRIC's distributor for the US, will be exhibiting at the event with both the Sprite and Elite LS Multi-Space Meters (MSM). The new...

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New Pay-on-Exit Feature for Xparc

New Pay-on-Exit Feature for Xparc

METRIC introduces a new feature for the Xparc Pay-on-foot System.  The system can be fitted with Pay-on-Exit Xlane Terminals allowing drivers to pay for their parking at the exit barrier. The exit terminal is fitted with a Chip & Contactless payment device to...

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How Parking can help regenerate the High Street

How Parking can help regenerate the High Street

Paying for parking has long been blamed for the ‘death’ of the high street, but parking technology from METRIC could breathe new life into our once loved town centres and boost the local economy. Building on a system that saw massive improvements in parking for...

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Discover More Possibilities – Traffex 2017

Discover More Possibilities – Traffex 2017

At METRIC, we believe parking is more than just a simple transaction; parking is getting smarter, and with the rise of Big Data, parking is becoming a key data source for smart cities. The data collected at our terminals can indicate trends in consumer behaviour and...

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METRIC parking terminals to be introduced in St Lucia

METRIC parking terminals to be introduced in St Lucia

Castries, the capital city of Saint Lucia, one of the eastern Caribbean Windward chain of Islands, seats the Head of Government, House of Parliament and the hub of commercial activity. Castries, also best known for its natural deep water harbour, is set to begin...

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London Borough of Sutton upgrade to new METRIC terminals

London Borough of Sutton upgrade to new METRIC terminals

London Borough of Sutton has started their full replacement programme of their parking machines, upgrading them to METRIC Elite LS terminals via the ESPO framework. 143 new parking terminals are being installed across the borough in both on- and off-street locations....

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By the Sea in HD!

By the Sea in HD!

North Somerset Council has become the latest local authority to adopt new video screen technology as they upgrade their coastal parking machines. The new Elite LS terminals along the seafront of popular seaside town, Weston-Super-Mare, are fitted with HD video screens...

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Don’t forget to register for Traffex!

Don’t forget to register for Traffex!

The UK's biggest road, traffic and transport exhibition Traffex is back. Re-energised, larger and with more content than ever before, Metric Group will be there alongside over 10,000 traffic and transport industry professionals and you'll find us at Stand A10 - so...

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METRIC Elite LS ‘bueno’ choice for Mexican city

METRIC Elite LS ‘bueno’ choice for Mexican city

The citizens of San Pedro Cholula in Mexico are saying ‘hola’ to new METRIC Elite LS parking terminals being installed across the city. This is the first time the city has charged for on-street parking, with the scheme part of the municipality’s urban mobility...

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Czech Mate!

Czech Mate!

UK tourists to some of the most historic sites around the Czech Republic may recognise a familiar sight in the form of METRIC’s parking terminals. The British manufacturer has been working with Czech distributor, Parking Pro, who installed the parking machines at...

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Metric Group Ltd – New Ownership

Metric Group Ltd – New Ownership

Metric Group Ltd are delighted to announce that the company has been acquired by Tri Star Group as of the 5th October 2016.  Listed in the “200 best companies under $1Billion” by Forbes Magazine and a member of ECB.S (European Certification Board Security, Fire &...

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The Shetlands Stay METRIC

The Shetlands Stay METRIC

Lerwick Port Authority have ordered new METRIC Elite LS parking terminals to replace their existing Accent machines, which were installed almost a decade ago, at Victoria Pier Car Park. Lerwick is the main port for the Shetland Islands welcoming 30,000 passengers from...

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Parkex 2016 – Official UK launch of Sprite

Parkex 2016 – Official UK launch of Sprite

METRIC impressed visitors to their stand at Parkex 2016 with the launch of the new parking terminal, the METRIC Sprite. The new parking machine joins the METRIC product portfolio alongside the METRIC Elite LS, which has been on the market since 2012. The METRIC Sprite...

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