Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Spokane Air Emission Release

On October 6, 2014, UTC Aerospace Systems had an air emissions release at its Spokane, Washington facility. UTC provided notifications of the release to various governmental agencies. On January 14, 2015, the Spokane Regional Clean Air Agency (SRCAA) issued a notice of violation to UTC in connection with the release, and on March 20, 2015, SRCAA issued a notice and order to the company imposing a penalty of $39,507. On March 20, 2015, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a notice of intent to file an administrative complaint proposing a penalty of $92,900. In June 2015, UTC settled these matters with the SRCAA and EPA for penalties of $23,878 and $52,000, respectively.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Multiple Agencies
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of Settlement – approx.
Contractors Involved Penalty
United Technologies Corporation $75,878
Further Information Released
Form 10-Q (excerpt) 6/1/2015

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database