This ESPO framework provides access to a vast range of vehicle charging infrastructure solutions including rapid/fast/standard electric vehicle chargers and compatible back office solutions from market leading suppliers. Awarded suppliers are able to supply, deliver, install and commission electric vehicle charge points to your specifications, with the latest technology being available. Purchase and lease options are both offered. Emerging technologies, including battery energy storage, vehicle to grid, car port chargers, bus chargers, mobile chargers, charging test equipment and parking bay sensors, are also available.
Lot 1 Purchase of Electric Vehicle Charging Solutions
Lot 1 covers the outright purchase of electric vehicle charge points (EVCPs). Suppliers can supply, deliver, install, commission warrant, and maintain EVCPs to the customers’ specifications. Turnkey / end-to-end solutions are available, or Customers can pick and choose which elements they require from the supply chain. All types of charger are covered e.g. slow/fast/rapid, AC, DC, etc. Call-offs can be made via direct award or further competition.
Lot 2 Lease of Electric Vehicle Charging Solutions
Lot 2 covers the lease of electric vehicle charge points (EVCPs). Customers pay a monthly price per EVCP which covers a lease for the supply, delivery, installation, commissioning, warranty and maintenance of the unit(s). Other funding options may be available under the framework i.e. lease purchase, contract hire, hire purchase by arrangement with the suppliers directly. Call-offs can be made via direct award or via further competition.
Lot 3 Back Office Solutions
Lot 3 covers if you are a customer who already has EVCPs in place, but wish to secure a new supplier for your back office / Charge Point Management System, then you are able to use the comprehensive supplier offerings in this lot. Customers who are looking for an EVCP which includes a back office can use Lots 1 or 2 above, which offer charging equipment with a back office included. Call-offs can be made via direct award or further competition.
Lot 4 Emerging Technologies
Lot 4 covers the following types of emerging technology from market leading suppliers, which are all available under the framework: Battery Energy Storage systems, Vehicle to Grid (V2G) systems, Car Port Chargers (including solar), Bus Chargers, Mobile EVCP Chargers, EVCP Test Equipment and Parking Bay Sensors. Call-offs can be made via direct award or further competition.