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…

Air Emissions Violations

“United Technologies Corporation (”UTC") entered into an administrative consent order with the [Connecticut] Department of Environmental Protection on December 2, 2002 for alleged air emission violations…Emission testing conducted in January and February 2001, and January 2002 showed that P&W exceeded the full load emission rates…The consent order requires UTC to: expend not less than $46,500 to purchase and permanently retire not less than thirty-six (36) tons of approved non-ozone season DERCs, and pay a civil penalty of $17,700."

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Administrative Agreement
Date of Consent Order
Contractors Involved Penalty
United Technologies Corporation $17,700
Further Information Released
Connecticut DEP Press Release 9/6/2006

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database