Launched on February 21, 1952 and founded by Mr. Edmund Ho and other four well-known figures, Companhia de Auto-Carros de Macau – Fok Lei provided public transportation in Macau. The company was then restructured and renamed Transmac – Transportes Urbanos de Macau, S.A.R.L. in 1988. Mr. Liu Hei Wan is currently Chairman of the Board of Directors.
With more than 1100 employees and more than 500 vehicles, Transmac not only operates the 34 bus routes and occasional routes of festive event approved by the Macao SAR government, which is its main business, but also provides bus rental services, such as shuttle buses and event transportation for government agencies, public and private enterprises, schools, associations and the public.
“Transmac – Innovation and Progression” is the business objectives.
All this time, our company has always been determined to innovate, including passengers bus fares payment methods from the traditional manual fare collection to automatic coin input followed by the development of IC stored value cards, and now uses convenient card validators and scan code payment methods; from only a few air-conditioned buses to all buses with air-conditioning; from manual transmission to automatic transmission; introduced low-floor platform buses, three-door buses and 18 meter articulated ones to enhance passenger safety, space and ride experience; constantly upgrading and introducing the latest EU environmentally friendly buses; took the lead in introducing extended-range electric buses into operation to cooperate with the government in promoting the development of green transportation; compartments are equipped with audio and display station announcement devices, TV information broadcasting, USB charging, wireless WIFI internet access, dynamic display and other convenient electronic equipment.
“People-Oriented and Customer First” is the company’s service tenet.
In terms of passengers, all the staff of Transmac strives to provide the general public with punctual, safe, and quality bus service. In terms of employees, Transmac provides and creates appropriate working environment for its employees; provides qualification and skill training for employees to enhance their confidence in their jobs; provides cultural and recreational activities which benefit the employees and their family members, and set up venues for recreational and sporting activities of employees, in order to alleviate their work pressure; provides all kinds of incentives in recognition of the achievements of employees; sets up dedicated departments for employee care to provide them with more intimate and meticulous care.
“70 Years of Experience, Smarter Future”, 2022 is the 70th Anniversary of Transmac, and Transmac will continue to transform its experience into wisdom, making breakthroughs, be brave in innovation, promote bus service standards to keep pace with the times and help Macau to create the future of smart public transportation.