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Citing FIU bridge collapse, feds propose 10-year debarment for FIGG

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  • The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has suspended FIGG Bridge Engineers Inc. from taking part in any federally funded tasks and has proposed a ten-12 months debarment period of time for the firm, according to U.S. Section of Transportation correspondence. The company’s suspension went into effect July 14.
  • The letter from USDOT¬†Acting Inspector General Howard R. “Skip” Elliott to lawmakers explained the FHWA was taking the action from FIGG “to secure the community desire.”¬†He explained the agency’s conclusion was based on FIGG’s conduct similar to the Florida Global College (FIU) bridge collapse in Miami in March 2018.
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