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Road construction contractor agrees to pay $735,000 to resolve stormwater discharge claims

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 1 2013

The prime contractor for an Oregon Department of Transportation project on U.S. Highway 20 has agreed to pay a $735,000 penalty to resolve

GSA seeks new sustainable technologies to test in federal buildings

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 9 2012

The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) has published a request for information seeking information from commercial organizations, educational institutions and non-profit organizations on new sustainable-building technologies and practices to test in federal buildings

Federal court dismisses challenge to Oregon water pipeline

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 2 2012

A federal court in Oregon has dismissed for lack of standing a challenge to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) approval of a federal loan for a water pipeline

Federal court rejects challenge to EIS on major bridge project

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 17 2012

A federal court in Washington state has dismissed a challenge to the environmental impact statement (EIS) prepared by the state department of transportation and the Federal Highway Administration for a $586.5-million project that would replace a floating bridge connecting Seattle to its eastern suburbs

Transportation agencies violated NEPA by approving $800-million toll road, says Fourth Circuit

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 18 2012

The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NC DOT ) and the Federal Highway Administration (FH A) violated the National Environmental Policy Act (NE PA) when they approved an $800-million toll road project near Charlotte, N.C

USDA proposes guideline amendments for designating bio-based products for procurement

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 11 2012

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (US DA) has published new proposed US DA Bio-Preferred program guidelines that will expand the agency’s ability to designate bio-based products for procurement

Final rule requiring contractors to report purchases of biobased products published

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 27 2012

The U.S. Department of Defense (DOD), the General Services Administration (GS A) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) have jointly published a final rule that requires government contractors to report their purchases of biobased products under service and construction contracts

USDA designates additional biobased product categories for preferred procurement

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 20 2012

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has published a final rule designating 13 new biobased product categories that are eligible for preferred federal procurement

IG report critical of EPA over contract costs

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 23 2012

The Office of Inspector General (IG) has issued a report criticizing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for failing to comply with provisions of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) concerning fixed-price contracts

San Francisco sues DOT over natural gas pipeline explosion

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 24 2012

The City of San Francisco has sued the U.S. Department of Transportation alleging that the agency’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration was negligent in supervising state regulatory agencies and public utilities, which left gas pipeline operators in California unregulated, and purportedly contributed to a natural gas pipeline rupture and explosion