Unit Costs (Adjusted)

Equipment Costs for Personal Devices (PD)

Note: Equipment list adjusted to 2009 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, 2009 Dollars
(Source Year)
O&M Cost
$K/year, Dollars
(Source Year)
Description
Basic PDA
Index: 2
PD00170.1 - 0.3
(2004)
Personal digital assistant. Personal digital assistant. O&M estimated at 2% of capital.
Advanced PDA for Route Guidance, Interactive Information
Index: 2
PD00270.3 - 0.5
(2004)
Personal digital assistant with advanced capabilities (route guidance, interactive).
Modem Interface, Antenna for PDA
Index: 2
PD00370.12 - 0.2
(1995)
0.003 - 0.003
(1995)
Modem interface and separate antenna for wireless capability.
PDA with Wireless Modem
Index: 2
20.2 - 0.5
(2003)
0.10 - 0.2
(2001)
Personal digital assistant with wireless modem. O&M based on monthly subscriber rate plans of 50 Kbytes (low) and 150 Kbytes (high).
GPS/DGPS - PD
Index: 2
PD00570.12 - 0.14
(2001)
0.002 - 0.003
(2001)
GPS/DGPS. O&M estimated at 2% of capital cost.
GIS Software - PD
Index: 3
PD00670.1 - 0.15
(1995)
0.005 - 0.008
(1995)
Additional GIS/GUI capability.
Other Unit Cost Elements
Index: -
----Summary values under development