2getthere was selected as the supplier for the first phase of Masdar City, providing the link to the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (MIST). The Masdar PRT system opened to the general public on November 28, 2010. The operations for Masdar are carried out by 2getthere – in close cooperation with SMRT from Singapore. It is operational 18 hours a day, from 06.00hr until midnight, every day.
The system availability and vehicle reliability consistently exceed 99.4% and 99.8% respectively. On May 22nd 2014 at 13.55 hours, the system welcomed its 1 millionth passenger.
The vehicles are entirely powered by Lithium-Phosphate batteries, allowing a range of 60 kilometers on a 1.5 hour charge. The vehicles are recharged at the angled berth stations, allowing all vehicles independent entry and exit.