Hong Kong based Far East Consortium International Limited (FEC) who operates its car park business through subsidiary Care Park has been appointed SKYCITY’s car park contract through Macquarie for the next 30 years (until 2048). This includes 3,300 bays for the existing casino and new Convention Centre due to open in late 2020.
Already operating across New Zealand including Westpac Stadium, this will increase Care Park’s parking portfolio in NZ by 35% to around 13,000 bays.
Care Park is intending to include new technology for the SKYCITY car park including “My Care Park pre-booking platform” and “My Care Park App”. Additionally, they plan on utilizing the us the use of license plate recognition to reduce entry and exit times and minimise any potential backlog for entry / exit.
Care Park is one of the larger car park operating companies in Australia and is expanding further through New Zealand. They have also expanded to the United Kingdom, Hungary and Malaysia.
Robert Belteky, Managing Director of Care Park said, “Care Park is proud to be selected by Macquarie as a partner in the operation of New Zealand’s most iconic car park. We also appreciate the support of SKYCITY in endorsing Care Park’s vision to deliver technology and marketing initiatives to ensure SKYCITY’s patrons enjoy increased levels of services and experience in seamless parking.”