2 Concrete Co. Managers Plead Guilty In Big Dig Case

Law360, New York (July 9, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Two of six Aggregate Industries NE Inc. managers charged with conspiring to use subpar concrete for the Big Dig Tunnel in Boston, the ceiling of which collapsed and killed a driver in 2006, have struck a plea deal with federal prosecutors.

Former Aggregate managers Gerard McNally and Keith Thomas pled guilty Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts to 12 counts of conspiracy, making false statements and mail fraud.

In turn, prosecutors recommended incarceration at the low end of sentencing guidelines, three...
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