Unit Cost Entry

Unit Cost Element - Lane Control Gates

Unit Cost Component - Lane control gates


United States


Description

Controller, software, and lane gate hardware required to control vehicle access to transit running ways and stations. These systems typically use an electronic transponder similar to those used for electronic toll collection.

Cost Type

Estimated

Data Date

2009

Reported Units



Units

System

Year (Dollars)

2009

Capital Cost per Unit ($)

$200,000.00

O & M Cost per Unit ($)

$11,000.00

Lifetime

years


Notes

Capital cost components: controller software $50,000; gate hardware $150,000 per entrance.

O&M cost components: controller software $5,000; gate hardware $6,000 per entrance.

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: $200,000.00

O&M Cost per Unit: $11,000.00

Year (Dollars): 2009

Lifetime: years


Related Unit Cost Subsystems

Roadside Control (RS-C)

Keywords

managed lanes

ID: 2012-02360