Decision details

Decision Maker: Head of Building & Engineering Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To decide whether to purchase a Bobcat T590 for the purposes of seafront maintenance.


To purchase a Bobcat T590 from Bobcat of London.

Reasons for the decision:

To enable windblown sand to be more efficiently and effectively removed from seafront promenades thereby assisting the perambulating public and preventing those members of the public using mobility scooters from getting stuck.

Alternative options considered:

To clear the sand using existing resources which is both ineffective and inefficient, resulting in the promenades becoming blocked more frequently.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Publication date: 03/02/2020

Date of decision: 28/01/2020

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