Dominican Republic buys 1.2 M high-tech trackers for motorcycles
Hong Kong(PRNewswire).- STAR Systems International (SSI), a Radio FrequencyIdentification (RFID) hardware, tag and professional services provider, todayannounced that it has completed a sale of 1.2 million ISO 18000-6C headlamptransponders in the Dominican Republic.
"We are verypleased to partner with Thomas Copel for this project," said Bob Karr,Managing Director of Star Systems International. "Thomas Copel is a highly professionaland motivated local representative for SSI which brings a wealth of localmarket knowledge along with the ability to provide direct support for ourproducts in the region."
Commencing in thefall of 2015, these transponders will be installed on every motorcycle in theDominican Republic. A tracking systemwill use the transponders to help enforce compliance with the annual vehicleregistration process.
"We are veryexcited with the Dominican Republic’s Internal Revenue Office "DGII"(Dirección General de Impuestos Internos) decision to choose STAR SystemsInternational and Thomas Copel for the fulfillment of this order.
The DGII are settinga new benchmark for Dominican Ministries that are looking to succeed in theimplementation of leading-edge technology," said Ricardo Sanchez,Commercial Director Thomas Copel, S.A. "With this successful deployment ofour RFID tags in motorcycles, we foresee many new applications being developedfor both public and private sectors. This is a notable accomplishment for theDominican Republic, Thomas Copel and STAR Systems International. Partneringwith world-class technology experts like SSI has allowed us to build our ownlocal and solid RFID platform in the benefit of our country. SSI’s level of product knowledge and passionfor quality along with Thomas Copel’s desire to implement a leading edge systemhere are great differentiators for our business."