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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…

Failure to Test Oil Low Level Sensor

The Minerals Management Service (MMS) of the Department of Interior fined BP Exploration & Production Inc. for a violation occurring between December 13, 2000 and December 3, 2001. According to MMS: “The oil low level sensor on the heater treater was not tested within the required timeframe (missed 13 monthly tests).”

Misconduct Type
Environment
Enforcement Agency
Interior
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Administrative
Disposition
Fine
Date of Penalty
9/16/2002
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
BP P.L.C. $39,000
Further Information Released
Summary of MMS Penalties (p. 6 of 8) 5/12/2010

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database