Introduction to Base

Founded in 2008, Base is a digital technology group with a focus on app-based products and services for smart cities.

We help organisations to innovate with websites, mobile apps, IoT and wearables, by providing the delivery capability to turn ideas into products and services that transform the towns and cities in which we live.

Integrity, openness and curiosity are core to the way we work. Side projects like our open device lab and non-profit re:develop conference, encapsulate these values and empower teams to learn faster and innovate more effectively.

Read our blog on Medium


Passenger is a subsidiary of Base, specialising in digital products and services for bus and light rail operators.

At a pivotal time for public transport, Passenger brings together mobile app ticketing, real time network information and customer analytics into one specialist cloud platform for operators.

For their customers it provides the high quality, integrated touchpoint that the customer experience really needs.

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Our team are passionate about how technology can influence citizen behaviour within our towns and cities, for the better. Working closely with external teams to create digital experiences that impact thousands of people every day.

We’re currently hiring for a number of key roles.


Since April 2017, bus website specialist Netescape Limited has been a part of the Base group. Its popular BusCMS website management system is now part of the Passenger family of digital technology products for public transport operators. Read the press release.

For all Netescape enquiries please call 0845 556 6600.

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