Systra Limited

sys_logo_exe_RVBSYSTRA Ltd (formerly MVA Consultancy) is the UK division of SYSTRA SA, a French multi-national transportation engineering and consultancy business operating across Europe, North America, Asia and the Middle East.

Our UK-based fares and payment team have been involved in ITSO since its inception in 1999 with a number of team members having been part of the PTEG group that established the organisation, or advised on the requirements of an interoperability specification.

One of our greatest strengths is the diverse backgrounds from which the team is drawn which include bus and coach operations, transport authorities and ETM system suppliers. This breadth of experience enables us to see all angles on the issues and problems that affect our clients and to help them come up with solutions that deliver real and tangible benefits for both operators and passengers.

Our experience covers many of the most successful UK smart card schemes including Centro, Bristol, South West England Smart Applications Ltd (SWSAL), Norfolk, Scotland, Wales, NoWcard, Translink (Northern Ireland) and Merseytravel.

The skills that we offer cover all aspects of fares and ticketing including:

–        Fares Strategy and Policy Formulation

–        Smart Card Feasibility Studies

–        Business Case Development

–        Scheme Specification

–        Procurement

–        Implementation Management

–        ETM System Configuration

–        Smart Product Design and Configuration

–        End-to-End System and Component Testing

SYSTRA are active participants in the UK Smart Card community. Jeremy Meal is currently one of the two supplier representatives on the ITSO Ltd Board and a regular speaker at conferences and other events.

For more information visit our website at or contact us directly at:


jmeal_handsJeremy Meal

–        Tel: 0161 2346928 or 07831 218683

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Ian RobinsonIan Robinson

–        Tel: 0131 240 8915 or 07786 061273

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This page was last updated on 26 February 2015 GMT