Rates & Services

Project Management

Tristar Compression consists of the most skilled and experienced professionals in the gas compression industry. Our team utilizes the latest techniques and technology to ensure consistent quality in every service we perform, from application analysis, to system design, to final installation.

Field Technicians

Factory-trained specialists in all compression equipment
Single-source provider for outsourced service maintenance
Total commitment to safety and risk elimination


Mechanical inspecting, major and minor repairs
Complete package rebuilds, compressor recylindering
Engine overhauls
Monthly preventative maintenance
Fully-equipped service trucks with lifting ability
Engineering consultations

Rate Schedule

Rates are informational only and not suitable for contracting or job quotes. For an accurate job quote, please contact us.

Standard Labor Rate (SR) $85/man hour (mh) Note 1, 2, 3
Overtime Labor Rate (OT) $127.50/mh Note 2, 3
Holiday Labor Rate (HR) $127.50/mh Note 6
Shop Rates Job estimates made at "Standard Rate"  
Parts Estimated per job Note 4
Mileage $2.25/mile  
Unit Cleaning $50/unit or equivalent job area Note 5
Oil Sample Analysis Priced at cost from local lab  
Compression Consultations Prices per job  
Shop Overhauls & Rebuilds Standard rates + parts and transport  
Compression Rentals/Sales Call for information  
Used Compressors We buy used compressors and engines  

Note 1: Job estimates are priced for applicable rates, parts, and mileage from the shop. For jobs requiring a long distance dispatch, please consult our Operations Manager for a job specific mileage. Long distance dispatch mileage rates are competitive and estimated on an individual job basis.
Note 2: Labor exceeding 8 hours/day/job are charged and invoiced at overtime rates.
Note 3: Weekends jobs & Call outs after 5PM are quoted at Overtime Rates.
Note 4: Call the Operation Manager for parts quotes and estimates. Final invoicing will include applicable taxes and shipping/dispatch costs.
Note 5: Cleaning is performed with a trailer mounted unit & tank using a "hot steam" pressure washer, degreasers, & soap. Recommended for all PMs and Repairs.
Note 6: Tristar Compression Holidays(7)--- Holiday Rate Schedule Applies
New Year's Day, Easter Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day & Christmas Day