Unit Cost Entry

Unit Cost Element - Transit Status Information Sign

Unit Cost Component - Electronic Message Sign


United States


Description

Small dynamic message signs (DMS) at transit stations or bus stops that provide information on bus arrival times, departure times, and vehicle delay information.

Cost Type

Estimated

Data Date

2009

Reported Units



Units

Location

Year (Dollars)

2009

Capital Cost per Unit ($)

$4,000.00

O & M Cost per Unit ($)

$160.00

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: $4,000.00

O&M Cost per Unit: $160.00

Year (Dollars): 2009

Lifetime: years


Related Unit Cost Subsystems

Remote Location (RM)

Keywords

None defined

ID: 2012-02363