Unit Costs (Adjusted)

Equipment Costs for Vehicle On-Board (VS)

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
(Source Year)
O&M Cost
$K/year, Dollars
(Source Year)
Description
Communication Equipment - VS
Index: 1
VS00170.2 - 0.4
(1995)
0.004 - 0.008
(1995)
Wireless data transceiver.
In-Vehicle Display
Index: 2
VS00270.03 - 0.1
(1995)
0.001 - 0.001
(1995)
In-vehicle display/warning interface. Software is COTS.
In-Vehicle Signing System
Index: 2
VS00370.10 - 0.24
(1995)
0.002 - 0.005
(1995)
Interface to active tag reader, processor for active tag decode, and display device for messages.
GPS/DGPS - VS
Index: 2
VS00470.2 - 0.3
(1995)
0.003 - 0.01
(1995)
Global Positioning System/Differential Global Positioning Systems.
GIS Software - VSVS00570.2 - 0.3
(1995)
Geographical Information System (GIS) software for performing route planning.
Route Guidance Processor
Index: 2
VS00670.06 - 0.09
(1995)
0.001 - 0.002
(1995)
Limited processor for route guidance functionality.
Sensors for Lateral Control
Index: 2
VS00770.5 - 0.7
(1995)
0.010 - 0.013
(1995)
Includes lane sensors in vehicle and lateral sensors millimeter wave radar.
Electronic Toll EquipmentVS00870.02 - 0.1
(1995)
Active tag interface and debit/credit card interface.
Mayday Sensor and ProcessorVS00970.09 - 0.4
(1995)
0.002 - 0.01
(1995)
Collision detector sensor and interface for Mayday processor. Software is COTS.
Sensors for Longitudinal Control
Index: 2
VS01070.2 - 0.3
(1995)
0.004 - 0.01
(1995)
Longitudinal sensors millimeter wave radar.
Advanced Steering ControlVS01170.3 - 0.4
(1995)
0.006 - 0.01
(1995)
Advanced steering control ("hands off" driving). Software is COTS.
Advanced Cruise ControlVS01270.09 - 0.18
(1995)
0.002 - 0.004
(1995)
Adaptive cruise control (automatic breaking and accelerating)
Intersection Collision Avoidance Processor, Software
Index: 2
VS01370.17 - 0.33
(1995)
0.004 - 0.007
(1995)
Software/processor for infrastructure transmitted information, interface to in-vehicle signing and audio system, software and processor to link to longitudinal and lateral vehicle control modules based on input signal from vehicle intersection collision warning equipment package. Software is COTS.
Vision Enhancement System
Index: 2
VS01472 - 2.1
(2003)
0.1 - 0.09
(2003)
In-vehicle camera, software & processor, heads-up display, and infra-red sensors (local sensor system). Software is COTS.
Driver and Vehicle Safety Monitoring System
Index: 2
VS01570.40 - 1.0
(1995)
0.020 - 0.04
(1995)
Safety collection processor and software, driver condition sensors, six vehicle condition sensors, and vehicle data storage. Software is COTS.
Pre-Crash Safety System
Index: 2
VS01670.7 - 1.3
(1995)
0.02 - 0.04
(1995)
Vehicle condition sensors, vehicle performance sensors, software/processor, interface, pre-crash safety systems deployment actuators. Software is COTS.
Software, Processor for Probe Vehicle
Index: 3
VS02070.05 - 0.15
(1995)
0.001 - 0.003
(1995)
Software and processor for communication to roadside infrastructure, signal generator, message generator. Software is COTS.
Toll Tag/Transponder
Index: 2
50.019
(2004)
Some toll agencies require users to pay a refundable deposit in lieu of purchasing a tag. The user is charged the cost of the tag if the tag is lost.
In-Vehicle Navigation System
Index: 2
71.9
(1998)
COTS product that includes in-vehicle display amd supporting software.
Other Unit Cost Elements
Index: -
----Summary values under development