are saved in a cost table in the Socrates database and can be accessed
later. This cost table is linked to the alloys table, so that all
the cost cases pertaining to an alloy can be looked up.
into account different elements of project life costing to determine
an annualized (per year cost) using a specific material as well
as the total cost over the life time of the project. The user has
to specify all the input data in the data slots and click on the
CALC button in the dialog box. The program will display the annualized
cost and present worth after taxes (PWAT) based on the life of the
project at the bottom of the dialog box, shown in below.