On 10 August 2018, Keolis, a pioneer in autonomous shared mobility, in collaboration with its partner NAVYA, announced the launch of a long-term demonstration project for an autonomous electric shuttle in Candiac, Quebec.
For the first time in Canada, an 100% autonomous electric shuttle will circulate on a public road in real operating conditions, thus extending the existing public transport offer to fully meet the mobility needs of Candiac’s residents.
04-03-2018 Keolis to operate bus network and bus rapid transit servicing more than 37 Million passenger trips annually across 17 routes covering 13 Million vehicle miles per year.
Keolis Canada offers a large range of transport services in Quebec, distinguishing itself through its comprehensive management of the Orléans Express intercity transport network. It is the only Keolis subsidiary to be responsible for services covering the full length of its passenger offer and to have complete responsibility for any associated risks.
Keolis has held the contract to operate and maintain Melbourne’s tram network, known as Yarra Trams, since 2009 when it became the world leader in tramway operation. In partnership with Downer, the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand with over 100 years' rail experience, Keolis took on a major challenge: to modernise the largest and one of the oldest tram networks in the world. Keolis Downer, the Group’s local subsidiary, fulfils the Group’s ongoing commitment to offer the best possible service to its passengers.
In 2014, Keolis was chosen to operate Boston’s commuter rail network, the largest rail contract in North America to be assigned to a private operator. Since then, the Group has been working tirelessly to meet its goal of providing world-class service to the 127,000 passengers who travel on the network each day. An ambition founded on real-time information, committed teams, and a strong partnership with the local transport authority.