RTEC offers an Electronic Payment Gateway (EPG) technology to its customers. This allows the use of pre-paid cards to passengers as a bus pass alternative to handling cash fares. This will enable passengers to pre-pay for rides in advance by uploading funds from their debit/credit card via the internet.
January 18, 2011: RTEC serves the following counties: Bell, Clinton, Cumberland, Knox, Laurel, McCreary, Monroe, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Russell, Taylor, Wayne, and Whitley. RTEC has added to its vehicle fleet Automatic Vehicle Locators (AVL) and Mobile Data Terminal (MDT) technology.
Shirley Cummins, Executive Director for Rural Transit Enterprises Coordinated, Inc. (RTEC) announced they have entered into a contract with Avail Technologies to update 140 vehicles with Mobile Data Terminals (MDT’s).
July 19, 2016 - RTEC has installed over 200 Tablets in its vehicles as a means to communicate with the drivers. The schedules are downloaded from the dispatching software on board the buses so the drivers can work with their schedule throughout the day.
The RTEC Bus fleet is now equipped with SEON Surveillance Cameras in over 200 vehicles to increase safety for our riders and drivers.
RTEC has finished upgrading and installing new tablets in over 200 vehicles for the drivers.