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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 FY18 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
FY18
Instances
Since 1995
Penalties
Since 1995
1 Lockheed Martin $40,552.9M 86 $767.5M
2 Boeing Company $29,755.6M 70 $1,459.4M
3 Raytheon Company $18,767.8M 28 $490.0M
4 General Dynamics $17,503.1M 23 $280.3M
5 Northrop Grumman $11,987.9M 46 $919.6M
6 McKesson $8,965.0M 27 $2,092.1M
7 Huntington Ingalls Industries $7,346.8M 4 $9.4M
8 BAE Systems $6,877.4M 23 $596.3M
9 Leidos Holdings $6,771.3M 1 $0
10 United Technologies Corporation $6,305.2M 24 $771.5M
Rank / Federal Contractor FY18 Contract $
$154,833.1M
1. $40,552.9M Lockheed Martin 86 instances since 1995 | $767.5M in penalties
2. $29,755.6M Boeing Company 70 instances since 1995 | $1,459.4M in penalties
3. $18,767.8M Raytheon Company 28 instances since 1995 | $490.0M in penalties
4. $17,503.1M General Dynamics 23 instances since 1995 | $280.3M in penalties
5. $11,987.9M Northrop Grumman 46 instances since 1995 | $919.6M in penalties
6. $8,965.0M McKesson 27 instances since 1995 | $2,092.1M in penalties
7. $7,346.8M Huntington Ingalls Industries 4 instances since 1995 | $9.4M in penalties
8. $6,877.4M BAE Systems 23 instances since 1995 | $596.3M in penalties
9. $6,771.3M Leidos Holdings 1 instances since 1995 | $0 in penalties
10. $6,305.2M United Technologies Corporation 24 instances since 1995 | $771.5M in penalties

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Recently Updated Misconduct

Instance of Misconduct Penalties Updated
June 2014 Dutch Chemical Plant Explosion
Royal Dutch Shell PLC
$2,832,042 4 days ago
June 2011 Pembroke Refinery Explosion and Fire
Valero Energy Corp.
$7,639,395 4 days ago
Overcharging U.K. Gas and Electricity Customers
Royal Dutch Shell PLC
$495,000 4 days ago
EEOC Disability Discrimination Lawsuit – Dallas District Office
L-3 Communications
$75,000 6 days ago
False Claims Relating to the Development of Maryland’s Health Insurance Exchange Website
IBM Corporation
$14,800,000 7 days ago

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database