RATP Dev USA Renews Contract with Zion National Park Transit Service
Fort Worth, Texas (March 2, 2020) – RATP Dev USA (RATP Dev), a national leader in public transit, announces its renewal of the transit service contract at Zion National Park, continuing to provide transportation services for shuttle bus operations. RATP Dev has been the provider of the Zion National Park Shuttle System since 2000.
The NPS selected RATP Dev to continue the partnership through a national competitive process that awarded the contract based on best qualified and value procurement. The new contract will cover an initial period of five years with an additional five-year option. RATP Dev and Zion National Park have seen tremendous growth, almost quadrupling the initial ridership of 1.5 million, to over 6 million riders!
"We are thrilled to have RATP Dev continue on as our transit provider,” says Jeff Bradybaugh, Zion National Park Superintendent, “they have provided excellent service over the past 20 years and we look forward to working with them for the next 10 years."
RATP Dev is eager to continue the same great service the NPS has come to expect. "We are very happy to be able to continue serving the park guests who visit Zion National Park. Our thanks to the Zion National Park management team for awarding RATP Dev the opportunity to continue being the Shuttle Bus System operator," states Frank Austin, RATP Dev USA General Manager at Zion National Park.
“RATP Dev and the Zion National Park team have accomplished great things together, including serving the many visitors that travel to this historical, natural treasure each year,” notes Jon Stevens, Acting CEO and CFO of RATP Dev USA, “We are excited to continue this great work for many years to come.”