Operational Cost

The operational cost consists of a multitude of individual factors:

An example of such costs are:

  • Personnel
  • Financing (Cash, Finance, Leasing)
  • Service (Maintenance and Repair)
  • Energy consumption 

The personnel costs usually cover more then 80% of the total expenses. 

Additional Factors:

  • application site / type of application (harsh environment etc)
  • equipment useage / daily - multiple shift - 24hr  etc.
  • quality and type of vehicle
  • service or maintenance intervals
  • spare parts and energy costs (gas / diesel / LPG / battery)
  • operator qualifications

The Operational Costs are calculated yearly and serve as control mechanism and basis for the balance sheet.