Unit Cost Entry

Unit Cost Element - Rail Crossing Trapped Vehicle Detector

Unit Cost Component - Cabling


Fort Worth, Texas, USA


Description

For a radar-based vehicle detection system.

Cost Type

Actual

Data Date

2012

Reported Units



Units

Linear Foot (LF)

Year (Dollars)

2012

Capital Cost per Unit ($)

$2.00

O & M Cost per Unit ($)



Lifetime

10 years


Notes

Home run cable

Source

A Radar Vehicle Detection System for Four-Quadrant Gate Warning Systems and Blocked Crossing Detection

Author: Hilleary, Thomas N.

Published By: U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration

URL: https://www.fra.dot.gov/e
Lib/details/L04209
Related System Cost ID: 2017-00389

Unit Cost Details

Capital Cost per Unit: $2.00

O&M Cost per Unit:

Year (Dollars): 2012

Lifetime: 10 years


Related Unit Cost Subsystems

Roadside Rail Crossing (R-RC)

Keywords

railroad crossings, HRI, Highway Rail Intersections, grade crossing closure, railroad crossing

ID: 2017-05272