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Basic Services

General Consulting Services (North America)

$375/Hour

   

Semi-Conductor Fabrication & Test Consulting

$400/Hour

   

International Consulting Services

$400/Hour

Including report preparation, data analysis, product testing, design evaluation, lightning and transient risk assessment, and meetings and telephone consultation. Minimum billing $50.

 

Assessments, Audits, Surveys & Problem Investigations

 

Fees are based on scope of activities and are quoted on an individual basis.

 
Travel Time $187.50/Hour
   

Special Educational Services and OJT

$375/Hour
   

Educational Seminars & Training

$3,500/Day

Development fees vary depending on ownership of material developed, materials and resources required. In-house education and training programs are charged at the rate of $3500/day for 10 students--additional students are $200/day/student--plus expenses. Instructional fees may vary depending on material and supplemental equipment required for the course. Seminars (groups of 25 and more) are charged at the rate of $3500/day plus expenses.

 

Rate Structure - Expert Witness & Forensic Studies

Forensic Consulting Services

$400/Hour

   

Forensic Consulting Services

$3200/Day

Including forensic engineering, case research and analysis, product testing, facility or field evaluations, preparation of reports and attorney technical briefings. Activities which extend beyond the normal 8-hours will be billed at the hourly rate for the total hours actually worked. The daily rate is the minimum billing for out-of-time activities. Equipment expenses are not included in the consulting services rates—see PowerCET’s Equipment Usage Fees price list. Minimum billing increment 15-minutes per activity.

 

Expert Witness Services

$450/Hour

Including depositions and court appearances.

 

Litigation Retainer

$5,000/Case

A non-refundable $5000 retainer is due upon acceptance of the litigation activity by PowerCET Corporation. Expenses (travel, meals, lodging and equipment expenses) are not included in the non-refundable retainer and will be billed separately.

 

Travel Time

$200/Hour

   

Hold-over Time

$1500/Day

Hold-over time includes weekends, holidays, etc. when the consultant remains in the distant (out-of-town) location at the request of the client. Meal, lodging and incidental expenses are in addition to the daily hold-over rate.