Case Studies



SevernNet buzz

UrbanThings partnered with Esoterix and SevernNet to bring Ticketless to passengers in Avonmouth 

The SevernNet buzz app launched in Q2 2018 and is available for iOS and Android

We worked with Esoterix to build the SevernNet buzz app and accompanying back-end system as a replacement for their existing smartcard scheme. 


  • App integration with Hex Tags for right-to-travel validation
  • Provision and setup of Hex Tags for vehicle identification
  • Onboarding and training for drivers, inspectors and other staff
  • Bespoke passenger events server system
ziptrip logo



Ticketer selected UrbanThings as their partner to deliver a high quality m-Ticketing solution

 ZipTrip was delivered on schedule in Q2 2017 and now serves customers throughout the United Kingdom

UrbanThings worked with Ticketer to develop and publish ZipTrip, a bespoke mobile app built on top of our tried-and-tested core code. Additional features include:

  • Support for in-app ticket purchase and 2D barcode ticketing.
  • Multi-tenancy store allowing individual bus operators to showcase their products.
  • Integration with card and web payment services.
  • User account hosting for integration with in-house CRM systems.
  • Purpose-built customer facing web portal for account management.