Disgraced Shipbuilder Gets Contract to Build More Ships

Bollinger Shipyards was awarded a contract to build 26 more Coast Guard cutters. The estimated value of the contract is $1.7 billion. The contract award comes just five months after the company paid $8.5 million to settle False Claims Act claims the company misstated the strength of previous cutters. That error is alleged to have caused several boats to buckle while at sea.Read the full article