Ticket Issuing Machines are designed to modernize and improvise the method of issuing tickets in a competent way in this world of IT. Also the introduction of TIMs develops Multi-skill concept in the organization, as the driver will be doing the twin tasks of driving as well as issuing tickets. Introduction of TIMs enables the driver to pick up the en-route passengers thereby increasing the patronage to the Corporation.
Now TIMs have been introduced in all pallevelugu services with conductors. The objective of introducing TIMs with conductors is to reduce the drudgery involved in the job of the conductor, to achieve accuracy and speed in issuing tickets resultant saving of time which can be utilized to improve the OR and to maintain customer relations as well as to propagate passenger friendly marketing schemes.
The machine is user friendly in its operations and can be used as a dashboard mounted as well as hand held machines. The required orientation skills have been imparted to drivers for operating TIMs. To get a break-through in introduction of TIMs appropriate incentive scheme has been designed where-in incentive is paid based on the value of the number of tickets issued along with the machine handling allowance. This is paid in addition to the incentive paid on service earnings.
Introduction of TIMs in A.P.S.R.T.C. is aimed at improving OR and to enhance productivity.
The machines were procured from Three firms i.e M/s Analogic, M/s Quantum Aeon and M/s MicroFx. The firms have developed the software and also customized to suite our needs.
M/s Analogic Tech India Ltd,
Flat No.9/10, Road NO.6,
Industrial Estate, Nacharam,
Fax No. 040-27172675.
M/s Quantum Power Systems,
#408,3rd cross, 1st Floor,