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Table 5 Breakdown of fixed capital investment items for membrane production using batch casting machine

From: Economic study for blend membrane production

Item Cost ($)
Purchased Equipment (PCE) 8320
Purchased Equipment Installation (10%PCE) 832
Instrumentation And Controls (5% PCE) 416
Electrical (10% PCE) 832
Building Including Services (10%PCE) 832
Yard Improvements (2.5% PCE) 208
Service Facilities (10% PCE) 832
Land (2.5%PCE) 208
Total Direct Plant Cost (DPC) 12,480
Engineering and Supervision (5%PCE) 416
Total Direct And Indirect Plant Cost 12,896
Contingency 5% (DPC + IDC) 644.8
Fixed Capital Investment (FCI) 13,540.8
Working Capital Investment (10% FCI) 1354.08
Total Capital Investment (FCI + WCI) 14,894.88