100 tricycles with electric assistance for street cleaning
The executive committee of the municipal company Public Cleaning and Environmental Protection (Lipasam), belonging to the City of Seville, approved Monday the award of the contract for the supply of 100 tricycles with electric assistance for street cleaning offered by public tender has awarded to our company BIKELECING. The selected tricycle model PROLIMP, has been developed together with BIKELECING, Pyme Sevillana, who has been awarded by public tender and at a value of 189,700 euros. The goal is to provide increased mobility to operators, creating a new sustainable urban mobility, and BIKELECING has designed and developed this concept perfectly. The delegate of Urbanism and Environment, Maximiliano Vílchez, comments in a statement that "among the many advantages, this type of vehicle allows to reduce costs of personnel movement to their cleaning area, also decreases lost time in travel. With this new and simple vehicle in lightweight design, no noise, no pollution and no CO2 emission isgenerated, and maintenance and operating costs are kept to a minimum. " In addition, the operator can organize his work in a selective way, prioritizing the most relevant jobs, being able to use the bike lanes, alleys or even the sidewalk, with a direct and close view of the areas to be cleaned, offering a quick and agile response to the cleaning needs of the areas to be swept, and a greater presence and proximity to the neighbors. Finally, it should be noted that this initiative to incorporate the electric vehicle in the urban cleaning system of Seville, was already recognized at the beginning of the year, being chosen as an example of an Andalusian project in the clima announcement of the Ministry of the Environment.