Unit Cost Entry

Unit Cost Element - Automatic Passenger Counting System

Unit Cost Component - Automatic Passenger Counter (APC) system


Canada, USA


Description

Automatic Passenger Counter system

Cost Type

Estimated

Data Date

2003

Reported Units



Units

Each (EA)

Year (Dollars)

2001

Capital Cost per Unit ($)

$6,000.00

O & M Cost per Unit ($)



Lifetime

years


Notes

Low installed cost of stand-alone APC system (i.e., not part of a smart-bus onboard architecture in which location data and route schedule tracking are already being done by a unified location system).

Source

Uses of Archived AVL–APC Data to Improve Transit Performance and Management: Review and Potential

Author: Furth, Peter G., et al.

Published By: Transporation Research Board, Transit Cooperative Research Program

Other Reference Number: Web Document No. 23

URL: http://onlinepubs.trb.org
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filename=tcrp_webdoc_23.p
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Unit Cost Details

Capital Cost per Unit: $6,000.00

O&M Cost per Unit:

Year (Dollars): 2001

Lifetime: years