Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Energy & Process Corporation
Penalty: 
$4,600,000
Year: 
2017
Date: 
April 24, 2017
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: 
nuclear safety violation
Violation Description: 

The Justice Department announced that Energy & Process Corporation agreed to pay $4.6 million to resolve the government's lawsuit filed under the False Claims Act alleging that it knowingly failed to perform required quality assurance procedures and supplied defective steel reinforcing bars (rebar) in connection with a contract to construct a Department of Energy nuclear waste treatment facility.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Source Notes: 
If an online information source is not working, check the Violation Tracker Data Sources page for an updated link.
Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.