Library Vehicle Specifications

Vehicle Specifications

Current Mobile Library vehicles entered service March 2011

  • Mobile 1 – 34 (Length) x 8.3 (Width) x11.6 (Exterior Height) feet
  • Ratcliff Step Lift

 

  • Mobile 2 – 30 (Length) x 8.3 (Width) x 11.6 (Exterior Height) feet
  • Platform Access Lift for wheelchair users

 

  • Built by Leicester Carriage Builders
  • Mercedes Atego Chassis
  • 6.3 litre engine Euro 5 compliant
  • Fuel – low sulphur diesel
  • CCTV internal security cameras
  • Vehicle tracking system
  • Safety Gate
  • 12V and 24V Auxiliary power outlets
  • Solar panels create 50% power needed each day
  • Rear View CCTV Reversing Cameras
  • LED Rolling Display Screen
  • Sky lights and ventilation fans

Computers and ICT

The vehicle is equipped with:

  • Two staff PCs with ‘Galaxy’ Library Management System
  • Three public access computers with printing facilities