On Tuesday 12 In October, the Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport invites the three economic operators (PLANET, INBIZION CONSULTING and CANTOR) for the position of Technical Consultant of the project to submit their financial bids.
The Technical Consultant will contribute to the bidding and award process of the project: “Installation of an integrated electronic toll system, with S.D.I.T.”,which is funded by 65 million. euros from the Development Fund.
The investment concerns the development of a reliable, economical and user-friendly interoperable electronic toll system in Greece. Ensures the availability of different options for automatic online payments, a fair and transparent toll billing mechanism, improved vehicle flow and lays the groundwork for enhanced services and interoperability with other European countries.
The new system will replace the existing toll charge and users will be charged according to the distance traveled.
The award of the contract is foreseen in its second quarter 2023 and its completion in its fourth quarter 2025.
It should be noted that the previous tender for satellite tolls was canceled following a relevant decision of the Minister of Infrastructure and Transport Costas Karamanlis and after the positive opinion of the Legal Council of the State had preceded (in favor of canceling the tender).
This competition, total budget 400 million. euro was canceled by the SC, after an appeal by the winning consortium as it was judged that both tenders did not meet all the requirements of the tender