ÁAK calls off tenders for toll platform
Wednesday, October 26, 2005, 09:02
The State Motorway Management Rt (ÁAK) has called off three procurement tenders to for its new electronic toll collection platform - business daily Világgazdaság reported. ÁAK said the move was necessary because the office responsible for working out the details of project will be soon take over by the Road Management and Coordination Directorate (Úkig), who will pick a contractor in an accelerated procedure. The motorway manager also added that this will not affect its original schedule to introduce the new system in Jan. 1, 2008, initially for commercial vehicles only, ÁAK was due to invite an international tender in Jan. this year and plans to sign a deal with the winner Dec. next year.