The ongoing performance improvement of transportation organizations and their growth are also among the key priorities of the ATUQ.
To this end, the ATUQ maintains the exchange of expertise and networking activities between members, by optimizing the contribution
of benchmarking initiatives and by organizing training sessions specifically designed to meet the needs of public transportation organizations,
in order to ensure a pool of expertise. This is achieved in the following manner:
By bringing together one or more representatives from each of the transportation organizations, these committees foster the sharing of
experience and expertise between members, in particular with respect to projects of common interest,
and the development of tools and methodologies. To facilitate the exchange of information and the planning of meetings,
the ATUQ has set up the ATUQ Forum for the sector committees.
Benchmarking is a management and ongoing improvement tool designed for the ATUQ’s public transportation organizations.
The purpose of this tool is to compare production and productivity data, analyze discrepancies and, in light of these findings,
exchange information on best practices adopted. Benchmarking committee.
Unified management of bus contracts and group purchasing
The ATUQ encourages the sharing of services, such as the unified management of bus contracts and the group purchasing program,
which allows all the transportation organizations to benefit from substantial costs savings.
These services are offered by AVT Acquisition and Management of transportation vehicles and systems.