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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

Violations of Louisville, KY Air Quality Standards

BAE Systems Land and Armaments L.P. agreed to pay a $105,000 penalty to the Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (LMAPCD) to settle alleged local air quality violations that occurred in 2013. In May 2013, the LMAPCD found the company’s facility was emitting particulate pollution at a rate nearly four times higher than its permit allowed. It also found that the hexavalent chromium emission rate was about 7 times higher than the permitted level. Under the settlement agreement, BAE Systems did not admit any wrongdoing.

Misconduct Type
Environment
Enforcement Agency
State/Local
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Administrative
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Settlement
2/19/2014
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
BAE Systems $105,000
Further Information Released
Settlement Agreement 2/19/2014

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database