NY Piling Co. Pleads Guilty In Pier 86 Conspiracy

Law360, New York (October 23, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A company that sells marine products has pled guilty to taking part in a conspiracy to commit bribery in order to rig bids in a project to repair Pier 86 in New York, which houses the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum.

The one-count felony charge, filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, accused Commack, NY-based American Composite Timbers Inc. — which sells plastic marine pilings and other similar items — of helping a co-conspirator firm based in Virginia to...
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