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Showing posts with label RFID. Show all posts

Friday, October 27, 2023

As MPT Tollways Implement 100 Percent RFID Usage, Here Are Some Things You Need To Remember

As the nation continues its transition to easier, tech-enabled travel, MPT Mobility encourages motorists to build good RFID habits to further ease their journeys and enjoy convenience on the road.

Friday, September 1, 2023

MPTC Tollways Ready For Cashless Dry Run, Are You?

MPT Mobility encourages motorists to get their RFID stickers installed in their vehicles in preparation for the dry run of 100 percent RFID lanes in select toll plazas.

Monday, August 28, 2023

Most Convenient Place To Get Autosweep, Easytrip RFID To Close September 1

Heads up, motorists. Just a few days before the dry run of the cashless system (aka purely RFID) system on major expressways, one of the most convenient places to get both the Easytrip and Autosweep system is set to close.

Thursday, August 17, 2023

SMC Tollways Ready For Cashless Payment; Failure To Install RFID Will Entail A Violation

SMC Infrastructure says it is ready to implement government’s renewed push for cashless and contactless payment system along expressways. This is in line with its commitment to provide seamless travel and enhance experience for millions of motorists utilizing road networks it operates.

Wednesday, August 16, 2023

Expressways To Go Completely Cashless; Motorists Advised To Get RFIDs

After putting it off for three years now, Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation (MPTC) says they will start removing cash lanes on September 1 in favor of using purely Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) stickers.

Wednesday, December 21, 2022

SMC Says Brace Yourselves For Peak Traffic On Tollways, Announces "Toll Holiday" Sked

With holiday traffic expected to peak this week, SMC Infrastructure is advising motorists to plan their trips ahead to avoid lengthy delays and get to their destination safely.

Friday, December 16, 2022

All You Need To Know About Using Your Easytrip RFID On SLEX, STAR Tollway, And More

When Autosweep (the Electronic Toll Collection system run by San Miguel Corporation) announced that its interoperability with Easytrip (the Electronic Toll Collection system run by the Metro Pacific Tollways) will start on January 15, 2023 there was a collective sigh of FUCKING FINALLY.

Thursday, December 1, 2022

SMC Infrastructure To Eliminate Multiple Toll Stops Within Southern Expressways

Starting on December 1, 2022, SMC Infrastructure will implement its “Seamless Southern Tollways” program which will eliminate the need for northbound and southbound motorists to do multiple toll stops within its southern expressways—South Luzon Expressway (SLEX), SLEX-Greenfield, and the Southern Tagalog Arterial Road (STAR) Tollway.

Wednesday, November 23, 2022

SMC Infra To Issue One-Time Free Pass To Cash Motorists Affected By November 17 RFID Outage

Following its announcement that it would waive toll fees for all motorists affected by a disruption in its electronic toll collection (ETC) system last week, SMC Infrastructure said it is set start issuing refunds starting Wednesday, November 23.

Win A Brand-New MG ZS When You Top Up Your Easytrip RFID Using The MPT DriveHub App

The Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation (MPTC), operator of CCLEX, CAVITEX, CAVITEX C5 Link, CALAX, NLEX, NLEX Connector, and SCTEX and MPT Mobility launch their 2022 holiday raffle promo: Download, Drive, and Win through their app, MPT DriveHub.

Thursday, November 17, 2022

SMC Infrastructure Determines Cause Of RFID Outage, Will Waive Toll Fee To Affected Motorists

SMC Infrastructure is apologizing to all motorists affected by traffic jams along portions of the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX), Skyway, NAIAx and STAR Tollway this morning, resulting from a momentary network outage in our electronic toll collection system.

Sunday, November 6, 2022

MPT DriveHub Lowers Transaction Fees When Reloading Your EasyTrip, CCLEX RFID

I knew I should have waited after the long weekend rush to reload my EasyTrip RFID, but hey, for other motorists, here’s some good news: users of EasyTrip and CCLEX RFID can now enjoy lowered transaction fees when topping up using the MPT DriveHub app.

Friday, September 10, 2021

UCPB Now Offers Real-Time Online Reload For EasyTrip RFID Accounts

With new expressways opening up to provide better and faster travel options, government has mandated cashless and contactless payment systems to eliminate congestion and ensure the public’s protection against the COVID-19 virus.

Friday, June 25, 2021

PSBank Now Allows Real-Time Crediting Of Autosweep, EasyTrip RFIDs

PSBank made the instant and hassle-free reloading of Autosweep and EasyTrip Toll RFIDs available via the PSBank Mobile App.

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

GrabPay Can Now Be Used To Reload Your Autosweep and EasyTrip RFIDs

Good news: you can now use GrabPay to top up both your Autosweep RFID and EasyTrip RFID. This helps make reloading contactless toll payments easier for those who need to traverse the major expressways in Luzon.

Thursday, May 6, 2021

Good News: You Can Top-Up Your EasyTrip RFID Via Smart Mobile Load

As tollways switch to a cashless system for faster, safer, and more convenient transactions on the road, leading mobile services provider Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) has partnered with Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation (MPTC), to introduce a much simpler and easier way of reloading the EasyTrip RFID using the country's first toll top-up via mobile load service.

Thursday, March 4, 2021

Araneta City Extends Free Autosweep RFID Installation

Still no Autosweep RFID sticker? Araneta City is extending until March 15, 2021 its free Autosweep RFID sticker installation at the Gateway Mall.

Thursday, February 25, 2021

2.7M Motorists Now Have Autosweep RFIDs

San Miguel Corporation (SMC) reported that 2.7 million vehicles now have Autosweep RFID tags. The figure doubled the number of stickers the company issued to motorists from 2015 to 2019 totaling 1.3 million.

Tuesday, February 2, 2021

Araneta City Extends Free Autosweep RFID Installation Until February 15

Araneta City is giving travelers until February 15, 2021 to get a free AutoSweep RFID sticker quickly and conveniently.

Thursday, January 7, 2021

Select BMW Dealerships are Now Autosweep RFID Installation Sites

SMC Asia Car Distributors Corporation, the official distributor of BMW cars and motorbikes in the country, in cooperation with its sister company, SMC Tollways Corporation is transforming selected BMW dealerships into Autosweep RFID installation centers this month.