The following rates are quoted for guidance to our clients for cost plus agreements and additional service cost on cost plus agreements. We will be pleased to discuss the scope of work for any proposed project or additional services and will quote on a fixed price or a "not to exceed" basis. Big project prices may be negotiated and the results may not be based upon hours.
$ 300.00 / hour Expert Witness (Testimony – depositions and court time)
For Depositions, minimum 4 hours payable in advance, anything
over 4 hours payable immediately after deposition.
For court testimony, minimum 8 hours payable in advance, anything over 8 hours payable immediately after testimony.
$ 125.00 / hour Principal (reports, investigations, calculations, design, drafting, project management, client contact and work involving a Professional Engineers Stamp)
$ 85.00 / hour Junior Engineer (calculations, design, drafting, & client contact)
$ 60.00 / hour Technical Assistant (drafting, checking & site measurements)
$ 40.00 / hour Clerical (word processing, deliveries & client contact)
Disbursements (subcontractors, postage, plane fare, car rental, blueprinting and other materials) will be charged at actual cost plus 5% markup. Markup factor = [1/(1-0.05)] = 1.0526 for disbursements.
Unit charges for specific items are as follows: Letter size report printouts are charged at 50 cents per page for black and white and a $1.00 per page for non-photo color ($2.00 per page for color photos). Tabloid size printouts are charged at $1.00 per page for B & W and at $2.00 per page for non-photo color. Local fax first page and any additional pages are at $1.00 per page. For long distance faxes the first page is charged at $2.00 and each additional page is charged at $1.50. Cost for CD ROM burning is $9.95 per unit.
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