Unit Cost Entry

Unit Cost Element - Maintenance Decision Support System - Training

Unit Cost Component - Maintenance Decision Support System (MDSS) Traning


Statewide, Colorado, United States


Description

Cost for providing yearly training to a shed employee for the MDSS in Colorado

Cost Type

Estimated

Data Date

2008

Reported Units

1535

Units

Per Person

Year (Dollars)

2008

Capital Cost per Unit ($)



O & M Cost per Unit ($)

$106.40

Lifetime

years


Notes

This cost is estimated for duration of 5 years. One training session to the personnel on each route will be conducted every year; each training session lasts for 4 hours for the first 2 years, and 2 hours for the rest; 5 operators were trained per shed, with a total of 1,535 people trained. Costs of the trainer and maintenance personnel are included.

Source

Analysis of Maintenance Decision Support System (MDSS) Benefits & Costs

Author: Zhirui Ye, Christopher Strong, Xianming Shi*, and Steven Conger

Published By: South Dakota Department of Transportation Office of Research 700 East Broadway Avenue Pierre, SD 57501-2586

Other Reference Number: SD2006-10-F

Related System Cost ID: 2011-00211

Unit Cost Details

Capital Cost per Unit:

O&M Cost per Unit: $106.40

Year (Dollars): 2008

Lifetime: years