Washington DC


Bringing monumental payment technology to the U.S. capital

SmarTrip® – Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Washington D.C.)

WMATA in Washington, D.C. is catapulting its highly successful SmarTrip® fare collection system into the 21st century with a bold, new traveler app integrating trip planning, service alerts and virtual fare cards for millions of riders throughout the 5-agency region. As the technical lead, and with extensive mobile app and virtual card experience, CCG is guiding the agencies through the design and integration of the latest in payment technology and integrated apps.

Period of Performance: December 2017 to Present

Project Responsibilities

  • Mobile strategy development
  • Contract negotiation and Program Management
  • System architecture design
  • Capital and operating cost estimation
  • Testing oversight and system certification
  • Project quality assessment and control
  • Mobile payment technology design
  • UI/UX design review

Key Accomplishments

  • Contract negotiated and awarded
  • Created a robust project delivery plan
  • Advancing mobile project to bring innovative next-generation traveler app and virtual card payment to the D.C. area
  • Project will support a robust feature set
  • Development is on schedule and within budget
References available upon request.