Note: Equipment list adjusted to 2014 dollars. The date in parentheses under the capital cost value and O&M cost value represents the dollar year from which the cost value was adjusted. All costs are in $K.
|Unit Cost Element||IDAS#||Life (years)||Capital Cost $K, 2014 Dollars (Year)||O&M Cost $K/year, Dollars (Year)||Description|
|GPS/DGPS for Vehicle Location||TV003||10||0.40 - 1.00 (2002)||0.01 - 0.03 (2002)||
AVL GPS/DGPS. Capital cost depends on features of unit. O&M cost (estimated at 2% of capital) is for unit maintenance and does not include annual telecom service fees.
|Electronic Farebox||TV007||10||0.50 - 0.90 (1995)||0.02 - 0.05 (1995)||
On-board flex fare system DBX processor, on-board farebox, and smart card reader.
|Signal Preemption/Priority Emitter - TV||10||0.40 - 1.70 (2005)||0.10 (2005)||
Data-encoded emitter; manually initiated. Complement to Roadside Signal Preemption/Priority (see Roadside Control subsystem). Estimated O&M.
|Preemption/Priority Transponder||0.05 (2000)||
Passive transponder mounted on underside of transit vehicle. Requires transit priority system at the Transit Management Center.
|Cell Based Communication Equipment||TV002||10||0.14 - 0.24 (1995)||0.01 - 0.01 (1995)||
Cell-based radio with data capacity.
|Security Package||TV006||10||2.50 - 5.00 (2005)||0.13 - 0.20 (1995)||
On-board CCTV surveillance camera and hot button. The high capital cost represents a common installation of a digital event recorder system.
|Signal Preemption Processor||TV004||10||0.20 - 0.40 (1995)||0.00 - 0.01 (1995)||
On-board schedule processor and database. Complement to IDAS elements RS004 and RS005.
|Driver Interface and Schedule Processor||TV001||10||0.20 - 0.30 (1995)||0.00 - 0.01 (1995)||
On-board schedule processor and database.
|Automatic Passenger Counting System||10||0.76 - 7.60 (2005)||
Low cost reflects the APC system as an add-on to an existing route scheduling or tracking system. High cost reflects the APC system as a stand alone installation. Cost is per vehicle and includes installation.
|Trip Computer and Processor||TV005||10||0.09 - 0.10 (1995)||0.00 - 0.00 (1995)||
On-board processor for trip reporting and data storage.
|Other Unit Cost Elements||-||
Summary values under development