Unit Costs (Unadjusted)

Equipment Costs for Emergency Response Center (ER)

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
Basic Facilities, Comm. for Large Area - EREM0064000
(1995)
400 - 600
(1995)
For population >750,000. Based on purchase of building rather than leasing space. Communications includes communications equipment internal to the facility such as equipment racks, multiplexers, modems, etc.
Basic Facilities, Comm. for Medium Area - EREM0073200
(1995)
400 - 480
(1995)
For population <750,000 and >250,000. Based on purchase of building rather than leasing space. Communications includes communications equipment internal to the facility such as equipment racks, multiplexers, modems, etc.
Basic Facilities, Comm. for Small Area - EREM0082800
(1995)
400 - 420
(1995)
For population <250,000. Based on purchase of building rather than leasing space. Communications includes communications equipment internal to the facility such as equipment racks, multiplexers, modems, etc.
Emergency Response HardwareEM001109.0 - 12.0
(2004)
0.18 - 0.24
(2004)
Includes three workstations. O&M is estimated at 2% of capital cost.
Emergency Response SoftwareEM0021070.0 - 150.0
(1995)
0.5 - 3.5
(1995)
Includes emergency response plans database, vehicle tracking software, and real traffic coordination.
Emergency Response LaborEM00350.0 - 165.0
(1995)
Two people. Salary costs are fully loaded including salary, overtime, overhead, benefits, etc.
Emergency Management Communications SoftwareEM004205.0 - 10.0
(1995)
2.5 - 5
(1995)
Shared database between four sites. Cost is per site; software is COTS.
Hardware, Software Upgrade for E 9-1-1 and MaydayEM00510105.0 - 180.0
(1995)
1.7 - 2.5
(1995)
Data communications translation software, E 9-1-1 interface software, processor, and three workstations.
800 MHz. two-way Radio50.8 - 1.7
(2001)
0.09 - 0.12
(2001)
Cost is per radio.
Other Unit Cost Elements----Summary values under development