2 x 7500 kg GVW 4x 2 Youth Services Vehicle
Main contract details
Supply of 2x 7500kg (maximum) GVW 4x2 Commercial Vehicle Fitted Mobile “NCC Youth Services” Body Conversion as described in detail in the specification “Part 3” of the invitation to tender documents.
NCC Youth Services operate a full program of open access delivery to young people through all seven districts of Nottinghamshire County Council. Each mobile vehicle is utilised at least four nights each week during term time throughout the year. Although we aim to reach a target of 15 young people per session, numbers of young people attending sessions on these vehicles can be higher. We also deliver a number of split sessions whereby two venues will be visited within one night, maximising the number of young people reached. Working within the community the vehicles are used to promote NCC Youth Services at local events, fairs and fetes. Your Workers deliver a wide range of social and recreational activities from the vehicles. We provide music, dance arts, sports and adventure activities as well as usual youth club activities, including gaming console.
To allow delivery of sessions vehicles will be parked predominantly in park car parks but also require siting on grass for events. Therefore clearance and traction needs to be a consideration.
Easy recharging needs also to be considered following a period of none use due to term time service delivery i.e. safe and secure easy recharging accessibility to the main base vehicle power supply.
The entrance to the vehicle body to be sited on the nearside or nearside rear of the body.
We wish to consider two access solutions for entry/exit of the vehicle and welcome tender submissions for the following lots
Lot 1 Powered Access Lift Option
Lot 2 Access Ramp Option
Bidders can offer a submission for either one lot or both lots for the above access options The Authority reserves the right to only award one of the above lots for both vehicles or neither lot.
The Authority seeks innovative design to both the inside and outside of the vehicle to meet the requirements of the service.
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From 19/11/2020 20:00 to 23/12/2020 17:00