Decision details

Procurement of Electric Small Mechanical Brooms (Year 2 Waste and Cleansing Contract)

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Resident Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


1.         To approve the procurement of the required Electric Small Mechanical Brooms (eSMBs) direct from the manufacturer and supplier, GM Sweepers UK Ltd. At a total maximum cost of £363,981. That would bring the total spend with GM Sweepers since 2021 to £1,020,999. Maintenance of the vehicles is covered within the core contract cost of the new Recycling, Waste Collection and Cleansing Services Contract.


2.         That a waiver to Clause 8.1 – Purchasing Competition Requirements of the Council’s Contract Standing Orders be granted.


Publication date: 09/08/2022

Date of decision: 17/08/2022

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