Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Novum Structures LLC
Penalty: 
$3,000,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
January 5, 2016
Offense Group: 
competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
trade violations
Secondary Offense: 
Buy America requirements
Violation Description: 

The Department of Justice announced that Wisconsin-based Novum Structures LLC agreed to enter a guilty plea and pay $3 million to resolve its criminal and civil liability arising from its improper use of foreign materials on construction projects involving federal funds. This use was in violation of contractual provisions implementing various domestic preference statutes, often referred to colloquially as the "Buy America" requirements. Novum specializes in the design and construction of glass space frames often used in roofs and atrium enclosures.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil and criminal
Facility State: 
Wisconsin
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