Unit Costs (Unadjusted)

Equipment Costs for Commercial Vehicle Safety Information Exchange (SIE)

Commercial Vehicle Safety Information Exchange (SIE) is one of two new CVISN subsystems that replaces the subsystem previously labeled "Commercial Vehicle Check Station (CC)." The CC unit costs are available for historical reference in PDF and Excel formats.

Note: The date in parentheses under the capital cost value and O&M cost value represents the dollar year of the cost values. All costs are in $K.
Unit Cost Element IDAS # Life
Years
Capital Cost
$K
(Source Year)
O&M Cost
$K/year
(Source Year)
Description View Sample Unit Cost Entries
Computer network server for SIE45.5 - 25.0
(2004)
Each, includes mobile servers used in roadside enforcement.
Desktop personal computer for SIE41.1 - 2.0
(2004)
Each, includes computers used at roadside check stations.
Laptop personal computer for SIE33.0 - 4.0
(2004)
Each.
Portable printer for mobile enforcement40.3 - 0.4
(2004)
Each.
Wireless modem for vehicle and/or roadside use30.5 - 0.9
(2003)
Each.
Supplies and materials for SIE outreach, training5.0
(2004)
Per state, consumables for publicity and other deployment support.
Router for SIE55.0 - 12.0
(2004)
Each.
T1 Lines for SIE53.0 - 30.0
(2004)
Each line.
SIE software purchased off the shelf6.0 - 20.0
(2004)
Per state.
State employee labor for new SIE software development19 - 118
(2005)
Per state (e.g., CVIEW (Commercial Vehicle Information Exchange Window). For states also reporting hours, FTEs ranged from about 0.2 to 2 FTE).
State employee labor for new SIE hardware configuration4.8 - 5.0
(2004)
Per state.
Contractor labor for new SIE software development45.0 - 170.0
(2004)
Per state. Depending on the functionality of the system being developed, the cost could be much higher or much lower than the range shown.
Labor for existing (legacy) SIE system interface72 - 250
(2005)
Per state, includes state employees, contractors, vendors.
Labor for training for SIE system deployment4.0 - 7.1
(2004)
Per state.
Telephone and internet annual service charges for SIE0.5 - 40.0
(2004)
Per state.
Wireless communication annual charges for SIE26.0 - 62.0
(2004)
Per state.
State employee annual labor for SIE19.0 - 63.0
(2004)
Per state.
Contractor annual labor for SIE14.0 - 40.0
(2004)
Per state.
Other Unit Cost Elements----Summary values under development