2018 Test Services Price List

Test Preparation

Test Preparation, Equipment Use, and Comprehensive Report
(fixed rate per tower or service)

Includes normal test equipment use and calibration, pretest contacts and preparation, office expenses such as telephone, faxes, and postage, and a comprehensive test report including labor and reproduction.
Type of Test Service Performed
Thermal capability with data acquisition system:



On towers < 5,000 gpm


$600 each

On towers 5,000 to 50,000 gpm


$700 each

On towers > 50,000 gpm


$800 each

CTI Mandated Test Registration Fee (per tower)

$250 each

Separate measurement services such as water flow, air flow or sound


$400 each

Additional expenses such as materials, equipment, or subcontracted services not normally provided by CTTA

Cost + 15%

Test Performance

Professional Services
Includes all labor required to perform on-site test activities, travel time to and from the test site, and any office time required for special calculations beyond those normally needed to document the test results.
CTTA Test Engineer

$175 /man-hr

CTTA Supplementary Technician

$ 125/man-hr

(Prorated to the nearest one-half day)

Includes meals, lodging, telephone, laundry, tips and other expenses incurred while at the test site and traveling to or from the test site, in accordance with the IRS average per diem for non high-cost areas.
CTTA Test Engineer or CTTA Supplementary Technician

$193 /man-day

(Prorated if more than one job is completed per trip)

Includes air fare, car rental, truck rental, taxi or mileage as required to and from test site or at the test site; and, air freight or excess baggage and baggage tips as required for equipment shipping.
Transportation Expenses

Cost + 15%

For Additional Information, Cost Estimates or to Schedule Test Services, Contact:


Cooling Tower Test Associates, inc.
15325 Melrose Drive
Stanley, KS  66221-9720
Tel:   913-681-0027   <>   Fax:   913-681-0039