Unit Cost Entry

Unit Cost Element - On Board Transit Information

Unit Cost Component - On-board transit vehicle dissemination of traveler information


United States


Description

On-board equipment including an annunciator and in-vehicle video displays that provide passengers with information on the next stop, vehicle schedule, transfers, or delays.

Cost Type

Estimated

Data Date

2009

Reported Units



Units

Per Vehicle

Year (Dollars)

2009

Capital Cost per Unit ($)

$5,500.00

O & M Cost per Unit ($)

$220.00

Lifetime

years


Notes

Capital cost components : Annunciator $2,500; In-vehicle displays (2 per vehicle) $2,000.

O&M cost components: Annunciator $100; In-vehicle displays (2 per vehicle) $80.

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: $5,500.00

O&M Cost per Unit: $220.00

Year (Dollars): 2009

Lifetime: years


Related Unit Cost Subsystems

Transit Vehicle On-Board (TV)

Keywords

None defined

ID: 2012-02327