Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Bethpage Facility and Naval Weapons Plant Cleanup

The federal government and Northrop Grumman collectively paid $64.5 million to the Bethpage and South Farmingdale, New York water districts to resolve litigation over groundwater contamination allegedly stemming from hazardous materials released at the former Northrop Grumman Bethpage Facility and the Naval Weapons Industrial Reserve Plant in Bethpage. Northrop also paid the federal government $35 million for cleanup costs at both sites.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Multiple Agencies
Contracting Party
Defense - Navy
Court Type
Date of Federal Settlement
Contractors Involved Penalty
Northrop Grumman $35,000,000
Further Information Released
DOJ Press Release 4/12/2022
Federal Complaint 4/12/2022
Federal Consent Judgment 4/12/2022

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database