Unit Cost Entry

Unit Cost Element - Security Package

Unit Cost Component - On-board transit vehicle audio surveillance


United States


Description

Covert on-board microphones that can be activated during and emergency to allow dispatchers to hear and direct response actions as needed. This is usually an add-on to a silent-alarm system.

Cost Type

Estimated

Data Date

2009

Reported Units



Units

Per Vehicle

Year (Dollars)

2009

Capital Cost per Unit ($)

$400.00

O & M Cost per Unit ($)

$20.00

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: 2012-00264

Unit Cost Details

Capital Cost per Unit: $400.00

O&M Cost per Unit: $20.00

Year (Dollars): 2009

Lifetime: years