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United Technologies Corporation

22 instances of misconduct since 1995 | $756.4M in penalties

United Technologies, based in Hartford, Conn., is a diversified company that provides high technology products and services to the building and aerospace industries.

Correspondence Date
Letter to UTC 10/14/2006
Second Letter to UTC 10/25/2006
Third Letter to UTC 11/17/2006
Fourth Letter to UTC 6/3/2008
FY Rank Contract Awards
2016 #7 $6,473.5M
2015 #7 $6,792.0M
2014 #7 $5,976.7M
2013 #9 $5,713.7M
2012 #6 $8,267.5M
2011 #6 $7,908.1M

22 Instances of Misconduct since 1995

4 additional instances of misconduct pending resolution.

Date Instance Penalty
Total  
6/22/2016 Submitting False Invoices on Jet Engine Contract
United Technologies Corporation
$11,050,790
6/1/2015 Spokane Air Emission Release
United Technologies Corporation
$75,878
11/7/2014 U.S. v. Long (Attempting to Transport Sensitive Documents to China)
United Technologies Corporation
$0
3/31/2014 Charging Inflated Prices for Blackhawk Spare Parts
United Technologies Corporation
$3,500,000
1/21/2014 U.S. v. Khazaee (Exporting F-35 Documents to Iran)
United Technologies Corporation
Pending
6/28/2012 Illegal Export of Military Software to China
United Technologies Corporation
$75,700,800
6/7/2012 Allison v. Boeing, et al. (Airplane Crash)
Boeing Company, United Technologies Corporation
Pending
3/12/2012 Haney v. Boeing, et al. (Wrongful Death)
Boeing Company, Honeywell International Inc., Lockheed Martin and 1 more…
$0
9/8/2011 Blackhawk Spare Parts Overcharging
United Technologies Corporation
$1,000,000
6/10/2011 U.S. ex rel. Patzer v. United Technologies, et al. (Aircraft Parts Overbilling)
United Technologies Corporation
Pending
6/10/2010 NASA Contract False Claims
United Technologies Corporation
$2,988,819
12/11/2009 CERCLA Cleanup of Memphis Site
United Technologies Corporation
$3,207,936
7/17/2009 Bogota, Colombia Forced Landing Lawsuit
United Technologies Corporation
Pending
3/25/2009 Black Hawk False Claims Settlement
United Technologies Corporation
$2,941,000
8/1/2008 Defective F-15 and F-16 Engine Turbine Blade Replacements
United Technologies Corporation
$50,325,000
2/21/2007 Price Fixing
United Technologies Corporation
$295,000,000
2/8/2007 Clean Water Act Violations (2007)
United Technologies Corporation
$12,000,000
6/27/2006 Federal Air Pollution Standards Violations
United Technologies Corporation
$176,000
6/5/2006 Noncompliance With Cost Accounting Standards
United Technologies Corporation
$283,000,000
7/7/2005 Brainard v. Pratt & Whitney (Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act Violation)
United Technologies Corporation
$0
9/7/2004 Violations of Underground Tank Systems Standards
United Technologies Corporation
$10,000
12/2/2002 Air Emissions Violations
United Technologies Corporation
$17,700
10/27/1999 Violations of Workplace Injury & Illness Recordkeeping Requirements
United Technologies Corporation
$155,000
6/7/1999 Navy SH-3 Sea King Helicopter Defective Pricing
United Technologies Corporation
$304,729
11/18/1997 Cost and Labor Mischarge
United Technologies Corporation
$150,000
5/20/1997 United States v. United Technologies (Preparing False Purchase Orders and Submitting False Invoices)
United Technologies Corporation
$14,800,000

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