Contract award for Electric Self Propelled Mower
Decision Maker: Managing Director of Place and Growth - Tim Atkins
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
P. A. Turney be awarded the contract for 1 x Electric 33” Self-Propelled
Mowers for the sum of £10,815.00 plus VAT
Reasons for the decision:
Ubico deliver grounds maintenance services for Cheltenham Borough
Council. One of the mowers is now over 10 years and on the fleet
replacement plan for this year and will be funded from within existing budget
In line with the authority’s wish to move to alternative fuels, Ubico have
looked at and trialled an electric version to replace the existing petrol mower
to reduce carbon emissions.
Alternative options considered:
Officers have considered whether the service could continue to be delivered
without this equipment and concluded that it could not.
Wards Affected: (All Wards);
Other reasons / organisations consulted
Officers agree there is a need to procure the equipment
Internal consultation has taken place with officers and the cabinet member.
Contact: Tim Atkins, Managing Director Place and Growth 01242 264130 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Publication date: 17/06/2022
Date of decision: 17/06/2022