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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…

Top 10 Contractors by total FY16 contract awards

The following contractors top the list based on total contract awards. This table shows the associated instances of misconduct and total penalty amounts.

Rank Federal Contractor Contract Awards
FY16
Instances
Since 1995
Penalties
Since 1995
1 Lockheed Martin $43,399.4M 84 $812.9M
2 Boeing Company $26,496.6M 68 $1,456.8M
3 General Dynamics $14,501.4M 18 $279.6M
4 Raytheon Company $13,474.5M 27 $489.9M
5 Northrop Grumman $11,908.2M 43 $888.0M
6 McKesson $8,635.7M 24 $2,053.4M
7 United Technologies Corporation $6,473.5M 22 $756.4M
8 BAE Systems $5,146.9M 23 $596.3M
9 L-3 Communications $5,064.5M 19 $137.5M
10 Bechtel Corporation $4,928.6M 31 $452.2M
Rank / Federal Contractor FY16 Contract $
$140,029.3M
1. $43,399.4M Lockheed Martin 84 instances since 1995 | $812.9M in penalties
2. $26,496.6M Boeing Company 68 instances since 1995 | $1,456.8M in penalties
3. $14,501.4M General Dynamics 18 instances since 1995 | $279.6M in penalties
4. $13,474.5M Raytheon Company 27 instances since 1995 | $489.9M in penalties
5. $11,908.2M Northrop Grumman 43 instances since 1995 | $888.0M in penalties
6. $8,635.7M McKesson 24 instances since 1995 | $2,053.4M in penalties
7. $6,473.5M United Technologies Corporation 22 instances since 1995 | $756.4M in penalties
8. $5,146.9M BAE Systems 23 instances since 1995 | $596.3M in penalties
9. $5,064.5M L-3 Communications 19 instances since 1995 | $137.5M in penalties
10. $4,928.6M Bechtel Corporation 31 instances since 1995 | $452.2M in penalties

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