React and r2p – working together for outstanding transit technology
REACT Technologies, Nimbus Journey Information and r2p are very pleased to announce that they are joining forces.
Last week r2p completed the purchase of Nimbus Journey Information and REACT Technologies. Their combined suite of products offer complete information management and passenger information solutions for trains, trams and buses. These can be taken as discrete modules, or as a fully integrated solution.
The r2p group, headquartered in Flensburg, Germany with subsidiaries and sales offices in 10 countries, provides cutting edge technologies on vehicle transit systems worldwide. In the UK, r2p has established itself as the leading supplier of on-board rail CCTV solutions, including its award-winning real time upload-download solution ‘Horizon’.
REACT Technologies provides accessibility solutions for public transport applications around the innovative React System. Nimbus Journey Information provides operational management and passenger systems for the UK public transport industry, including Reading Buses, Blackpool Transport and the West Yorkshire Combined Authority.
Russell Gard from REACT Technologies, said: “I am really excited to be working with r2p ongoing. Our companies complement each other in ethos and passion for the market. The additional resources that r2p bring means that Nimbus Journey Information, REACT Technologies and our people have a superb future ahead of us.”
Ulrik Ortiz Rasmussen, CEO of r2p commented: “This acquisition positions r2p as the foremost provider of truly innovative real-time transit information and management technologies for all modes next to our strong CCTV, PIS, PA and APC technologies. We are pleased to welcome the Nimbus Journey Information and REACT Technologies team into the r2p family – the UK market is one of our priority markets and with this acquisition, we further strengthen our strong market position going forward.”
The rapidly growing r2p Group, headquartered in Flensburg, Germany, operates internationally in 45 countries with subsidiaries in Denmark, Brazil and England. With silent partnership in Taiwan, a sales office in the Czech Republic, and local manufacturing in India for the Indian market – r2p takes pride in being a truly global company.
As a market leader, r2p has great passion and energy for developing and distributing software and hardware for rail and road vehicles, mobile video surveillance, PIS, PA, APC and telemetric solutions. The experienced Swedish investor Alder AB, provides us with on-going support for our mission. Alder manages an investment volume of more than €110 million.