Trekload CLM (Formerly Credit Loading Machine – CLM-MX870)

  • What does it do? +

    The Trekload CLM is a credit loading machine used for issuing travel cards or paper tickets, as well as reloading traveler cards with credit cards. Travelers can even prepay over the internet and just come to load their travel card.

    The Trekload CLM ticket dispenser machine can also be used as a validator and can validate trips from previously purchased and loaded cards.

    The Trekload CLM ticketing machine is capable of storing and offering a wide array of ticketing plans, or contracts, to the passengers. For example, daily, weekly, or monthly tickets can be purchased. The purchase may be just for inner city travel, or it could be for suburban lines as well, depending on what the passenger needs.

    The Trekload CLM is a part of the TapNGo integrated ticket management system from Transway.

  • Where is it used? +

    The Trekload CLM is used on platforms and at central bus stations, major stations, depots and centers. It is often used on Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) systems and light rail systems.
  • How does it work? +

    The passenger chooses what service they wish to receive from the Trekload CLM ticket machine. They may want to simply purchase a paper ticket, add credit to an existing smart travel card, or validate a current trip. The passenger is guided by a logical step by step menu throughout the process.

    The system not only checks that the credit card is valid, but also makes certain that there is credit to cover the payment, thus avoiding potential misuse of the credit card by the passenger.

    Like all Transway TapNGo products, the Trekload CLM has bidirectional communication with the back office . This Trekload credit loading machine is monitored constantly from the main office control center, and events are reported back to that center in real time.

    The Trekload CLM is part of the larger ticket management system and as such is synchronized with the credit clearing house. The main difference between the Trekload CLM and the Traverze TVM ticket vending machine is that cash and coins cannot be used with Trekload CLM ticket printer machine. This Credit Loading Machine is monitored constantly from the ticket management system at the main office control center, and events are reported back to that center in real time.

  • What are its characteristics? +

    The Trekload CLM is a strong, sturdy and robust ticket machine that is suitable for long-term outdoor use on a travel platform or other public space. It is built for use in a wide range of weather conditions, including heat, cold, sun, rain, humidity, dust and snow, and as such can be placed either indoors or outdoors.

    The Trekload CLM ticket machine is easy to use for passengers. It has an intuitive interface, and a 8.4” color touch screen that is easily readable in different lighting conditions, including direct sunlight. It also includes an interactive touch screen that can be used in multiple languages. The operating screens seamlessly guide the passenger to perform the required actions. Ease of use is further enhanced with (optional) voice communications service with a remote service center. The CLM ticket machine is designed for easy access by wheelchair bound passengers.

    The security on the Trekload CLM is especially stringent and effective. By using both active and passive methods, double lock technology with locking guard is employed; The information in your ticket management system and communications lines are secure. The hardware is also highly reliable and built for long lasting operation. Technicians need to be identified electronically and unique keys are just part of a sophisticated system to keep your data safeguarded from vandals and thieves.

  • What are the additional options and add-ons? +

    Additional hours of power for the built in UPS system (system comes with 4 hours and can be expanded) Voice communications service
  • What are the benefits? +

    The Trekload CLM ticketing machine allows you to save on manpower and increases efficiency by allowing customers in your public transport ticketing system to purchase tickets independently. The multilingual (5 languages, including Right to Left languages) feature allows for a very wide range of travelers and tourists to use the ticketing machines.

    The Trekload CLM ticketing machine allows you to take advantage of the widespread use of credit cards. Its compact size means that the Trekload CLM ticketing machine does not take up much of your real estate and since it is cashless, it does not require daily maintenance or care.

    By using the right mix of the Trekload CLM ticketing machine and the Traverze TVM ticket vending machines, you can optimize the efficiency of your ticket sales. The fact that your customers can use the Trekload CLM ticketing machine to purchase paper tickets, add credit to their current or new smart cards for all types of fares and passenger types, as well as validate their card for their current trip means that this flexible ticketing machine provides most of the sales and validation services that you need at the station.

    The fact that it is so easy to use, and that you can take advantage of the large 8.4”colorful, and sunlight readable screen means that customer experience is quick and easy. In addition to increasing passenger capacity as a result of the efficiency ensued, your customers appreciate the investment in them, and the ease with which information is attained and that tickets and cards can be purchased and loaded.

    The Trekload CLM ticketing machine power saving features means that it is more economical, will save money and power. The Trekload CLM ticketing machine is energy efficient and its screens and assemblies are turned off and automatically when not in use, and then restart upon the approach of users. The Trekload CLM ticketing machine detects the ambient light and adjusts the intensity of screen lighting automatically.
    The safety and security of your data, which is physically protected, as well as electronically backed up through multiple communications methods and sent to the back office, is another benefit that you enjoy.

  • How is it unique? +

    The Trekload CLM ticket dispenser machine has a built in UPS. This means that you can be rest assured that even when there are power outage issues, your passengers are still able to perform the activities they need to in order to travel. The UPS provides a minimum of four (4) hours of power, and is expandable for longer time periods, upon the request of the customer.

    All of Transway’s platform products, including the Trekload CLM ticket machine works on very low power, and are environmentally friendly green units. It uses less electricity than a regular light bulb and it can even be connected to solar power systems!

    The Trekload CLM ticket dispenser machine, like all Transway field products, has built in redundancy and survivability. Not only does it have internal storage (SSD) built in, but there is also cellular and LAN communication which are also used to transfer data to the back office. One is a backup for the other, and you can decide one you use as the main and which is the backup.

    The Traverze CLM ticket machine reads the entire gamut of smart cards, including ISO-14443 A&B, Calypso ®, Mifare ®, DESfire®, and NFS.

  • Technical Data +

    Display monitor

    8.4”, daylight and direct sunlight

    Operational Keys

    Based on capacitive touch interface, behind glass thickness 6 mm to

    prevent vandalism

    SAM Slots


    OS and CPU

    ATOM N450 at 1.6GHz, SolidBoard running WIN7-32b

    Internal Memory 2GB DDR2 667MHz, 32GB HDD, local dual HDD RAID1


    2 x LAN, 6 x USB, 4 x RS232C/RS485

    Acoustic Indicators

    One 2W speaker

    Illumination Indicators The unit contains an RGY Light bar element

    Contactless Card Reader

    Supports the following standards: ISO-14443, A & B, Calypso®, Mifare®,  DESfire ®, NFC

    Communication method to central office Cellular modem (2G to 3.5G otption), Secure disk-on key / Data Communications Unit (DCU) for backup purposes

    Thermal Printer

    Paper size: 80 mm, print size: 60 characters (character size 10x24) Paper roll length: 400 meters

    Print speed (maximum): 30 lines per second

    Crop type: fully automatic, paper falls into the collecting drawer

    Credit card reader

    Magnetic card reader according to ISO7811 standard

    MTBF of at least 1 million; Magnetic and chip card reader, EMV and PCLe

    Internal Battery Up to 4 hours of work

    Electrical system

    Nominal voltage: 110-230 VAC 50Hz, 0.4A, 92W

    Maximum current consumption: 342W (while charging batteries)

    Protection: Automatic fuse inside the device, an internal electronic fuse, over-current protection, over/lower voltage

    Protection ESD: 5kV, EN61000-4-2

    EMI protection for supply lines: EN50081/2


    Operation: (-20ºC) - (+70ºC), Storage: (-40ºC) - (+8=5ºC)

    Humidity and environmental conditions

    80% at 38ºC non condensation


    Protection from dust and water

    IP64, IK08

    Dimensions and weight

    Height: 70 cm (without pole), width: 25 cm, depth: 22.3 cm, weight: 22 kg


    Full compliance: CE IEC 61000-4-2.4,5


    Braille labels and raised written labels next to each assembly



  • Key Features +

    For the Traveler

    Simple operation
    Color graphic user interface
    App supports up to five (5) languages, including Right to Left languages
    Accepts credit cards
    Capability to act as validator for smart card tickets, issue paper tickets, and top off smart cards
    Easy to use for passengers, intuitive and logical

    For the Transportation Provider

    Part of TapNGo, an integrated management and control system for public transportation fare collection
    High product reliability
    Capability to transfer large volumes of data, with no limitations in the coming years
    Modular product that allows for 15 or more years of maintenance based on replacing platforms
    Robust system that withstands a wide range of weather (heat, cold, sun, snow, rain…)
    Safeguards and backup of all data
    Centralized development and manufacturing of product and its components
    Highly secure with numerous features to prevent intrusion and vandalism
    Android Operating System

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Trekload CLM

  • Sturdy and rugged for outdoor or indoor use
  • Readable in direct sunlight
  • Compact size means easy to deploy multiple machines for customer convenience
  • Secure 3 step check for credit for anti fraud

Trekload CLM



Transway develops, manufactures and assembles hardware for automated ticketing solutions. These machines and devices are designed to be sturdy and strong, and to withstand a wide array of weather conditions – heat, cold, rain, humidity, dust and snow. They need to withstand the entire gamut of road conditions as well. Even though they are tough and durable, they are also aesthetically appealing and intuitive to use, so that both drivers and passengers have an effortless experience during the boarding and alighting of the vehicle.

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