Oyo: Ibadan DISCO committed to better service delivery, efficiency in franchise areas - Official - Blueprint Newspapers Limited

2024-06-11 05:58:51

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The Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) is to enhance service delivery and efficiency with the establishment of additional transformer and maintenance workshops across its franchise areas.

IBEDC acting Managing Director, Francis Agoha, made this known Monday in a statement made available to journalists in Ibadan.

Agoha said this was as a result of the successful establishment and operation of IBEDC transformer maintenance workshop, inaugurated in March, 2023.

Agoha added that the plans to establish additional transformer maintenance workshops across its franchise is to further enhance service delivery and ensure proximity and efficiency.

"This initiative stands as a beacon, addressing the myriad complaints surrounding faulty transformers that have plunged numerous customers into darkness and adversely affected livelihoods.

"In a bid to further enhance service delivery and ensure proximity and efficiency, IBEDC is actively working on establishing additional transformer maintenance workshops across its franchise. This expansion will facilitate swifter response times and more localised repair services.

"Customers and stakeholders are urged to promptly report transformer faults to their local IBEDC technical managers, who will conduct an initial inspection to determine whether workshop-level repairs are necessary. If required, arrangements will be made to transport the transformer to the workshop for comprehensive servicing.

"IBEDC remains steadfast in its commitment to furnishing reliable power supply and augmenting customer satisfaction through relentless innovation and investment in infrastructure, as part of efforts aimed at bridging the gap of trust between IBEDC and our esteemed customers.

"The workshop stands as a testament to the ingenuity of local talents and the effective utilisation of indigenous resources to mitigate supply downtime, which has severely impacted businesses and communities alike.

"Moreover, the repair work's quality is unparalleled, guaranteeing against failures often experienced with third-party repairs.

"Notable beneficiaries of the workshop's services include: Odejayi, Oyo: 500KVA transformer Aduloju substation, Oyo: 300KVA transformer Agbala Itura holy trinity, Oyo: 500KVA transformer Aladekomo, Ibadan: 300KVA transformer Oba Adesida, Iyaganku Ibadan: 100KVA transformer Iwaraja, Ilesa: 200KVA transformer Oke Amola Substation, Ikirun: 200KVA transformer Ago-Ayo substation, Osogbo: 300KVA transformer Amunega Substation, Omu-Aran: 500KVA transformer Agunboye, Ijebu-Ode: 200KVA transformer," Agoha said.

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