HI-TEST offers extensive experience in the environmental testing industry, including finite element analysis, transient loading, structural mechanics and non-linear analysis. Our on-site engineers and our industry partnerships provide HI-TEST’s customers with the engineering capabilities they need:

• Pre-test Shock Qualification engineering support
• Shipboard foundation and equipment design and analysis
• Failure mode effects and criticality analysis
• Ship Hull and Mechanical (H&M) design and analysis
• Underwater Shock Analysis
• Isolation System Design
• Test plan and procedure writing and review, including optimization of
Test Candidate configuration(s), operability requirements and testing sequence
• Mount qualification
• Shock and vibration qualification by extension or analysis
• Spec development
• Shipboard design integration

Commercial Published Labor Rates

Published Prices, per HI-TEST Terms and Conditions, 2017 (Effective May 1, 2017)

Note: Listed rates are for standard shock and vibration testing. Non-standard or out of scope efforts will be charged on a prorated basis.
Note: The above rates are based on utilization of existing equipment. Quotes for additional types of instrumentation are provided as requested. This does not include the cost of damaged or destroyed hardware.
SITE UTILIZATION AND ADDITIONAL TESTING - NO LABOR OR MATERIAL INCLUDED
IFSP Utilization Fee$100,000 per test
Extended Hours$500 per calendar day
Additional Days$2,000 per calendar day, or per 8 hour shift
Additional FSP Heavyweight Shots$3,000 each shot
Additional IFSP Heavyweight Shots$5,000 each shot
Additional Medium Weight Blows$500 each blow
Additional Lightweight Blows$200 each blow
Additional Vibration Testing$200/hour plus labor
LABOR RATES– (OVERTIME CHARGED AT 1.5 THE STRAIGHT RATE)
FIRM FIXED PRICE CONTRACTS ONLY; TIME AND MATERIAL CONTRACTS BILLED AT CONTRACTED RATES
Chief Engineer $ 258.75 per hour
Test Engineer III$ 227.63 per hour
Test Engineer II$ 164.66 per hour
Test Engineer I$ 121.57 per hour
Analyst$ 400.00 per hour
Engineering Tech$ 135.30 per hour
Draftsman$ 124.76 per hour
Craft Supervisor$ 169.21 per hour
Instrumentation Supervisor
$ 157.03 per hour
Instrumentation Technician$ 77.49 per hour
Craftsmen III$ 118.41 per hour
Craftsman II$ 107.63 per hour
Craftsman II$ 82.94 per hour
Administration II$ 209.88 per hour
Administration I$ 116.24 per hour
MATERIAL IS INVOICED AT COST PLUS 30% INCLUDING PROCUREMENT, DELIVERY AND ADMINISTRATIVE COSTS.
INSTRUMENTATION
DRYVelocity, Acceleration, Strain, Deflection$1,850 single axis channel/test
Monitoring Channel$1,000 per test
WETVelocity, Acceleration, Strain, Pressure Transducer$2,000 single axis channel/test
CAMERAHigh Speed Video$4,500 per week, per camera; minimum of two weeks per test
Standard Video (provided on DVD)$1,500 per test series

To request a quote for testing services please complete our RFQ Sheet Form.