Please see Product Registration Overview for the policies surrounding testing and registration.  
Testing Services Fee apply to every submission.

Registration Fee shall only apply to successful test campaigns.


 

FOUNDATION Fieldbus Products

    
Host Profile Testing
and Registration Services

New
Registration Certificate Fee
($US)

Existing
Re-Registration Certificate Fee
($US)

Testing Services Fee
($US)
FF Host Profile
$2,500
$750
$4,000
FF Host Profile (Rebranded Host)
$2,500
$750
$2,500
FF FDI Host
(Requires previously registered FF Host or must be performed in conjunction with FF Host Profile test.)


 $12,000
 $7,500
 $10,000
Field Device Testing
and Registration Services

New
Registration Certificate Fee
($US)
 
Existing
Re-Registration Certificate Fee
($US)
 
Testing Services Fee
($US)

FF Field Device
$2,500
$750
$2,450
FF Field Device (Device Family)
$5,000
 $1,500
$2,450
FF Field Device (Private Label or Rebranded Device)
$2,500
$750
$1,000
Device Support File Testing
and Registration Services

New
Registration Certificate Fee
($US)
 
 Existing
Re-Registration Certificate Fee
($US)

 Testing Services Fee
($US)

EDD/CF Testing *
N/A - included in fee for initial device registration
$250
$250 - Self-Test Audit

$500.00 - FCG Lab Test
EDD/CF Testing (Device Family) *
N/A - included in fee for initial device registration
$500
$250 - Self-Test Audit

$500 - FCG Lab Test
FDI Device Package **
 N/A - included in fee for initial device registration
 $250
 $500 - FCG Lab Test
Note:
* Only a licensed user of the ITK with active maintenance can self-test device support files.  
** FDI Packages are excluded from the self-test program. Requires sample of the registered device to be sent to our lab. 


H1 Physical Layer Testing
and Registration Services

 New
Registration Certificate Fee
($US)

 Existing
Re-Registration Certificate Fee
($US)

 Testing Services Fee
($US)

FF H1 Physical Layer *
N/A - included in fee for initial device registration
$250
$250 **
FF H1 Physical Layer (Device Family) *
N/A - included in fee for initial device registration
$500
$250 **
Note:
* Fees are for re-registration of an H1 Physical Layer that is changed after official device registration.  Pre-testing of an H1 PHY is not included.

** FCG Audit with device sample may be required.

Communication Stack Testing
and Registration Services

 New
Registration Certificate Fee
($US)

 Existing
Re-Registration Certificate Fee
($US)

 Testing Services Fee
($US)

FF H1 Stack *
$2,000
$750
Contact Fraunhofer IOSB for current pricing
FF HSE Stack
(HSE LD or HSE ROM) *
$2,000
$750
$1,750
Note:
* Registration of a stack is not a requirement of the device registration program.  Stack registration is for stack developers who wish to resell their stack.


Network Component Testing and Registration Services
 New
Registration Certificate Fee
($US)

 Existing
Re-Registration Certificate Fee
($US)

 Auditing Services Fee
per Report
($US)

FF H1 Cable
$750
N/A
 $500
FF Device Couplers
$750
$250
 $500
FF Power Supply/Conditioners
$750
 $250
 $500
FF Power Supply/Conditioners (Family)
$2,000
$750
 $500

 


 

HART Protocol Products

Host Profile Testing and Registration Services


 New
Registration Certificate Fee
($US)
Existing
Re-Registration Certificate Fee
($US)
 
 Testing Services Fee 
($US)
 HART EDD Host *

$12,000 
N/A
 $10,000 ***
 HART FDI Host *
$12,000
$7,500

 $10,000 ***
 HART Master *

$2,000
N/A

Request Quote
Notes:
* Host/Master testing is currently an FieldComm Group Witnessed Test. FieldComm Group will quote the service on request. The fee for witness (audit) and testing will vary based on scope, time, materials and travel (if necessary). Host/Master developers and vendors will be required to submit a complete test plan for review before the final registration process is completed.
** FDI Host test for HART requires previously registered HART Host or must be performed in conjunction with HART Host test.
*** Includes up to 5 days pre-audit review and up to 5 days onsite. Additional test time may apply.

Field Device Testing and Registration Services
New
Registration Certificate Fee
($US)


Existing
Re-Registration Certificate Fee
($US) 

Testing Services Fee 
($US)

Pre-Tested HART or WirelessHART Field Device or Adapter Submission 

(Requires all pre-test results on current released test system. Additional test time may apply for additional services not included in testing. Testing fee will be re-assessed on each attempt)  
$2,000
 $2,000
 $1,500
HART or WirelessHART Field Device (Device Family)

(Devices with same Manufacturer ID and Device Type but different model names due to physical sensors or configuration.)
$5,000$1,500$2,450
HART Private Label (OEM) or Rebranded Device Registration

(Device that is identical to HART Registered device but sold by a different manufacturer.)
$2,000$2,000
$750
FieldComm Group Device Testing and Registration Package for HART or WirelessHART Field Devices

(FieldComm Group will run all tests to generate necessary logs and scope traces.
Pre-test results are not required.)

$2,000
$2,000
$8,500
Device Support File Testing and Registration Services 
HART EDD
$2,000
 $500
$500 **
 FDI Device Package Submission *
$2,000
$500
$500 **
Note:
* FDI Device Package Registration requires a sample of the HART-Registered device -or- submission of the device for registration in conjunction with the FDI Device Package submission. FDI Package test and registration includes registration of the EDD if the source code builds the encoded files without errors.
** Testing Service Fee shall apply on each attempt to submit an EDD or FDI Package.


 



Miscellaneous Costs

Costs and FeesPricing ($US)Notes
Additional testing, Auditing services, Flashing device firmware
$250/hourMinimum of 4 hours per day for device and host testing.
HART EDD additional testing for redefinitions of Standard items$500Redefine applied to standard objects requires additional resources to test and qualify for registration.
Legacy Test System Setup$500Needed for older Private Label products; legacy FF device testing.
Registered Product Name Update Fee
$480Change the string name of a HART device after a registration is completed.
Registered Device to Family Conversion Fee
$2,500Add device model names to an existing registration.
Registered Device Family Member Add-On Fee
$500Add a single device model name to an existing device family.
SLT Testing$1,000Not for a registration test campaign. Contract FieldComm Group to run SLT and provide the result.
Domestic Travel within the Continental US
 $112.50 per hour
Not to exceed 8 hours
International Travel
 $112.50 per hour
Not to exceed 16 hours