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##### The Board of Trustees has decided that we should attempt to expand our service offering

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The Board of Trustees has decided that we should attempt to expand our service offering. They want you to evaluate the information below and determine if this is a project we should move forward with. If your submission is not in Excel, you will earn a zero for this assignment.;The MRI Trailer costs \$600,000 and has an expected life of 5 years with an estimated salvage value of \$200,000 at that time. After some extensive research, the numbers we have come up with look like this;15 tests per day for 250 days per year for each year of the projects life;Each procedure is expected to generate \$80 in cash collections during the first year of use (Net revenue for year 1 is 15*250*80=\$300,000);Labor and Maintenance costs are expected to be \$100,000 during the first year;Utilities will cost \$10,000 in year one and there is an incremental overhead increase of \$5,000 beginning in year one;Cost for expendable supplies is expected to be \$5 per procedure;Costs and revenues are expected to increase at a 5% inflation rate;Our corporate cost of capital is 10%;In the Excel spreadsheet template;estimate the project's net cash flow over the 5 year estimated life. I want you to use the properties (formulas) in Excel here.;determine the project's NPV and IRR (Use the excel formulas to determine this as well);Is this a project we should move forward with? (Consider NPV and strategic value here)---This can be written in text into your excel sheet.

Paper#25078 | Written in 18-Jul-2015

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