Unit Cost Entry

Unit Cost Element - Transit Center Hardware

Unit Cost Component - AVL system hardware


United States


Description

One computer system workstation and one backup station to support AVL route and schedule adherence (RSA). Dispatcher can view the location of AVL system vehicles on a map, in addition to displaying specific information about each vehicle (i.e,. vehicle ID, operator, route).


Cost Type

Estimated

Data Date

2009

Reported Units

1

Units

System

Year (Dollars)

2009

Capital Cost per Unit ($)

$20,000.00

O & M Cost per Unit ($)

$2,000.00

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: 2011-00234

Unit Cost Details

Capital Cost per Unit: $20,000.00

O&M Cost per Unit: $2,000.00

Year (Dollars): 2009

Lifetime: years