Unit Cost Entry

Unit Cost Element - Automatic Passenger Counting System

Unit Cost Component - Automated Passenger Counter (APC) system


Canada, USA


Description

Automatic Passenger Counter System unit

Cost Type

Estimated

Data Date

2003

Reported Units



Units

Each (EA)

Year (Dollars)

2002

Capital Cost per Unit ($)

$3,000.00

O & M Cost per Unit ($)



Lifetime

years


Notes

High installed marginal add on cost of APC system (i.e., one that is 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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doc_23.pdf?bcsi_scan_AEE9
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filename=tcrp_webdoc_23.p
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Unit Cost Details

Capital Cost per Unit: $3,000.00

O&M Cost per Unit:

Year (Dollars): 2002

Lifetime: years