Unit Cost Entry

Unit Cost Element - Smart Card Vending Machine

Unit Cost Component - Smart card


United States


Description

Plastic contactless smart card (proximity card) with integrated computer chip.

Cost Type

Estimated

Data Date

2009

Reported Units



Units

Each (EA)

Year (Dollars)

2009

Capital Cost per Unit ($)

$1.50

O & M Cost per Unit ($)



Lifetime

years


Notes

Source

Characteristics of Bus Rapid Transit for Decision-Making (CBRT) 2009 Update

Author: Diaz, Roderick B. and Dennis Hinebaugh (National Bus Rapid Transit Institute)

Published By: U.S. DOT Federal Transit Administration

Other Reference Number: Report No. FTA-FL-26-7109.2009.1

URL: http://www.fta.dot.gov/do
cuments/CBRT_2009_Update.
pdf
Related System Cost ID: 2012-00264

Unit Cost Details

Capital Cost per Unit: $1.50

O&M Cost per Unit:

Year (Dollars): 2009

Lifetime: years


Related Unit Cost Subsystems

Remote Location (RM)

Keywords

smart cards, electronic fare payment, SmartCard, smart card, SmartCards

ID: 2012-02347