Unit Cost Entry

Unit Cost Element - Highway Advisory Radio

Unit Cost Component - Highway Advisory Radio (HAR)


California, United States


Description

Limited range roadside radio that includes beacon and radio transmitter and typically a sign to inform approaching drivers that a message is being broadcast. Includes purchase and installation of transmitter, mounting tower, and static HAR flasher sign. Power and communication costs can vary significantly and are dependent on location.

Cost Type

Estimated

Data Date

2018

Reported Units



Units

Location

Year (Dollars)

2018

Capital Cost per Unit ($)

$175,000.00

O & M Cost per Unit ($)

$1,000.00

Lifetime

years


Notes

Cost of transmitter and tower estimated at $125K. Cost of HAR Flasher estimated at $50K. Located within the Caltrans jurisdiction in upstate California.

Source

Upstate California Regional Intelligent Transportation System Master Plan

Published By: Caltrans

Prepared by DKS for Caltrans

Related System Cost ID: 2019-00430

Unit Cost Details

Capital Cost per Unit: $175,000.00

O&M Cost per Unit: $1,000.00

Year (Dollars): 2018

Lifetime: years