Chromalloy Gets Claim Pared From DOD Repair FCA Suit

Law360, Washington (January 8, 2014, 4:47 PM EST) -- An Oklahoma federal judge on Wednesday trimmed a claim from a whistleblower False Claims Act suit accusing Chromalloy Gas Turbine Corp. of defrauding the U.S. Department of Defense by falsely claiming poor-quality engine part repairs were up to government specifications, ruling the relator had failed to back the claim.

Relator Ray Dillahunty had failed to show that Chromalloy’s had performed so-called full face welds on turbine vane forward lugs for the F-100 jet engine, which he had claimed was against the terms of the repair contract...
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