Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Breach of Contract

“During Fiscal 1997, the Company entered a Plea Agreement and a Settlement Agreement resolving all litigation relating to the 1987 contract to supply diesel generator sets for installation in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (the “Peace Shield Litigation”). This litigation was pending in the United States District Court, Houston Division. The Company paid a $2.0 million criminal fine, a $2.0 million civil penalty, and $3.0 million in restitution to the U.S. Air Force.”

Misconduct Type
Government Contract Fraud
Enforcement Agency
Defense – Air Force
Contracting Party
Defense - Air Force
Court Type
Date of Settlement Agreement
Contractors Involved Penalty
Stewart & Stevenson Services $7,000,000
Further Information Released
SEC 10-K (p. 22 of 66) 8/31/2006

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database