October 16, 2023
Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) Collaborates with Clever Devices to Utilize AI for Enhanced Fleet Reliability
JACKSONVILLE, FL. — October 9, 2023 — The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) announces its strategic partnership with Clever Devices, an industry leader in public transportation technology. This collaboration will elevate the reliability of JTA’s public transportation services by using artificial intelligence through Clever Devices’ cutting-edge AVM (Automatic Vehicle Monitoring) Prognostics solutions to help prevent vehicle maintenance issues.
“I am excited to announce our collaboration with Clever Devices to further the Jacksonville Transportation Authority’s commitment to safety,” said JTA CEO Nathaniel P. Ford Sr. “With the integration of artificial intelligence through AVM Prognosis, we will be one step ahead of preventing maintenance concerns. This is a testament to the JTA’s dedication to providing safe and reliable mobility services.”
“We are delighted to collaborate with JTA, a forward-thinking organization committed to improving the lives of Jacksonville’s residents,” said Clever Devices Chief Customer Officer Buddy Coleman. “With AVM Prognostics and its AI-driven capabilities, we’re not just improving fleet reliability; we’re contributing to a smoother, more efficient public transportation system that benefits everyone.”
With this new partnership, the JTA will continue to provide a safe experience aboard its fixed route buses. The JTA will be able to identify potential maintenance issues before they happen, marking a significant leap forward in public transportation vehicle maintenance.
Clever Devices has a strong legacy of innovation in the public transportation industry, and their AVM Prognostics solution is set to redefine the way public transportation fleets are managed. By predicting maintenance needs and addressing them proactively, JTA aims to enhance the overall passenger experience, reduce operational costs, and minimize service disruptions.
About the Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA)
The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) is an independent state agency serving Jacksonville, Florida and Northeast Florida with multi-modal responsibilities. The JTA provides varied mass public transit services and builds roads, bridges and other infrastructure to enhance mobility in Jacksonville. Public transportation services include BRT and regular bus service, paratransit, the St. Johns River Ferry, Skyway APM, and other mobility and on-demand services in Duval, Clay, Baker, Nassau and St. Johns counties. To learn more, visit www.jtafla.com.
About Clever Devices
Clever Devices, a global leader in Intelligent Transportation Technology, is headquartered in Woodbury, NY, with offices strategically located in the United States, Canada, Brazil, and Italy. With a dynamic team of over 450 dedicated employees, Clever Devices is committed to revolutionizing the public transportation landscape. For more than 30 years, Clever Devices has been driving the technological advancements that have transformed how public transit agencies deliver service to their riders. Serving a diverse clientele of over 300 public transit agencies and operators across the globe, Clever Devices consistently provides cutting-edge technology solutions that redefine the passenger experience and help transit agencies operate more efficiently and sustainability.