Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Camp, Dresser & McKee, Inc.
Penalty: 
$800,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
March 23, 2001
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

The contractor hired to design the Argo Tunnel water treatment plant agreed to pay $500,000 to the state of Colorado and forgo $300,000 in fees in settlement of allegations the finished facility had higher operating costs than were promised.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Colorado Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Colorado
Facility City: 
Idaho Springs
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Parent company note: 
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