Note: Equipment list adjusted to 2020 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, 2020 Dollars (Year)||O&M Cost $K/year, Dollars (Year)||Description|
|GPS/DGPS for Vehicle Location||TV003||10||0.35 - 1.40 (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||0.46 - 0.85 (1995)||0.02 - 0.04 (1995)||
On-board flex fare system DBX processor, on-board farebox, and smart card reader.
|Signal Preemption/Priority Emitter - TV||10||0.37 - 1.56 (2005)||0.07 (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||0.16 - 0.27 (1995)||0.01 - 0.01 (1995)||
Cell-based radio with data capacity.
|Security Package||TV006||10||2.38 - 4.61 (2005)||0.12 - 0.15 (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||0.17 - 0.34 (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||0.17 - 0.28 (1995)||0.00 - 0.01 (1995)||
On-board schedule processor and database.
|Automatic Passenger Counting System||10||0.71 - 7.14 (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.
|Trip Computer and Processor||TV005||10||0.06 - 0.09 (1995)||0.00 - 0.00 (1995)||
On-board processor for trip reporting and data storage.
|Other Unit Cost Elements||-||
Summary values under development