Park-IT, the leader in parking optimisation software, has signed a major contract with Edinburgh Airport Limited (EAL). The contract will provide EAL with a bespoke end-to-end technology solution to manage its parking operation.
Park-IT, part of the Holiday Extras group, provides the software that powers some of the largest block parking operations in the UK and now internationally. With over 30 operating bases now spanning the UK, Germany and Canada, Park-IT continues to grow and the Edinburgh contract provides a fantastic opportunity to showcase the full portfolio of Park-IT products at the largest airport in Scotland.
The fifth busiest airport in the UK, Edinburgh Airport Limited engaged suppliers to provide an end-to-end technology solution for its new drop and go facility, providing an excellent passenger experience whilst helping to accommodate passenger growth. The facility would utilise the latest parking management systems, combining vehicle damage capture with self-service technology to provide a world class automated turnkey solution.
Park-IT have been awarded the contract to provide the valet parking management solution that will deliver a vehicle damage capture system, self-service kiosks and lockers as well as the core operating platform.
Alec Hodson, Head of Digital and Parking at Edinburgh Airport said: “This innovative facility will revolutionise parking at Scotland’s busiest airport. By using the latest technology and adapting to the digital age we are in, we are able to offer a self-service product which is more convenient for our passengers. It’s the first approach of its kind in Scotland and we are proud to be leading the industry and embracing technology by working with firms like PARK-IT.”
Oliver Ashford, Managing Director at Park-IT, commented: “The Edinburgh contract will provide us with the exciting opportunity to implement the full suite of Park-IT’s products to deliver a showcase site, delivering an exceptional customer experience underpinned with the latest technology. We’re delighted to announce such a significant partnership and look forward to working together to develop innovative solutions for many years to come.”
About Holiday Extras
Holiday Extras offers a wide choice of holiday booster options including UK airport parking, airport hotels, worldwide airport lounges, destination car hire, airport transfers and holiday insurance. Established in 1983, Holiday Extras makes bookings for over 7 million travellers each year. The company has been listed eleven times in The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For. The Holiday Extras booking app is available to download now via a link at: HolidayExtras.com