The Governing Board has approved the list of administrative clauses for contracting the maintenance service of the charging stations for electric vehicles of the Murcia City Council, for an amount of 16,456 euros and a term of two yearsThe Governing Board has approved the specification of particular administrative clauses and technical prescriptions for the contracting by open procedure of the maintenance service of the charging stations for electric vehicles of the Murcia City Council, for an amount of 16,456 euros and a term of two years.The Murcia City Council has six public charging stations for electric vehicles, the result of the City Council's commitment to environmental matters and its energy policy.
These stations are located in Jaime I el Conquistador street (two stations), Glorieta de España, Plaza Circular, Avenida Río Segura and Paseo de Florencia.In this way, the correct operation of the recharging stations and their security requires the execution of preventive maintenance operations that guarantee the durability of the facilities over time.In addition to technical assistance for possible user problems, it is also necessary to carry out actions related to telephone user assistance, preventive maintenance and corrective maintenance.Telephone assistance to usersThe successful bidder must make the assistance telephone number for users legible in each charging station, in addition to informing the service promoting the contract.The telephone service must be available at least from 9:00 a.m.
to 7:00 p.m., excluding holidays.
Through this telephone assistance to users, the necessary instructions must be given to users who request it so that they can carry out their recharges safely and try as far as possible to manage possible repairs remotely.Preventive MaintenancePreventive maintenance consists mainly of daily monitoring of the status of the charging stations, through the management platform and a monthly report on the status of each charging station, including the incidents detected in each with the correction times.Likewise, the verification that the charging stations are up-to-date and functional and an annual preventive visit with a complete review of each installation, including the necessary inspection points according to the Low Voltage Electrotechnical Regulations and issuing a report of the checks made to the service.
promoter.Corrective maintenanceCorrective maintenance will consist of repairing faults that could not have been avoided with preventive maintenance, or that already exist prior to the start of the contract or faults that could not be repaired by telephone or telematics during assistance to a user.
.The labor cost and the consequent movements of corrective maintenance of the charging stations subject to the contract are included in the contract price.Local Electric Vehicle StrategyThe Local Electric Vehicle Strategy is the most important milestone in terms of policies to support the electric vehicle carried out so far in the City Council, which includes a total of 50 measures that seek to reduce polluting emissions in Murcia and which was recognized in 2019 with the 'Renault Award for the best practice in Sustainable and Accessible Mobility', in the category of Public Administration.The strategy, which was approved in 2017 as a result of a participatory process, aims to define the lines of work on which to implement measures to promote electric mobility and create a framework for collaboration with the most relevant local actors to join forces and advance to a higher rhythm and comprehensively.The City Council continues to advance in its strategic lines of Clean Air, supporting measures that allow raising the environmental quality for the residents of the municipality, achieving a decarbonised city through a significant reduction in polluting emissions.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Murcia / Foto: archivo