Army Corps Accused Of $13M In Construction Flubs

By Michael Macagnone (July 20, 2016, 2:51 PM EDT) -- A federal contractor blasted the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' conduct in overseeing a military construction contract in Pennsylvania in a Federal Claims suit Tuesday, accusing the Corps of micromanagement and design faults that cost the company more than $13 million.

Walsh Construction Co., on behalf of several subcontractors, sued the federal government for additional costs thanks to the Corps' alleged mismanagement of large-scale earthwork and foundation projects for a new Defense Logistics Agency building in Pennsylvania. According to the suit, the Corps subjected Walsh and its subcontractors to dozens of additional inspections, requiring additional drilling and other work that could...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!