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"… the two wars, including $40.8 billion that went to one firm in particular: KBR, otherwise known as Kellogg, Brown and Root. KBR is a former subsidiary of …"

"… o one firm in particular: KBR, otherwise known as Kellogg, Brown and Root. KBR is a former subsidiary of Halliburton, which received a Pentagon contract …"

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"… ng the effort nor the main contractor at the site, Kellogg Brown and Root (KBR), heeded the warning.  As a result, “tens of millions of dollars [w …"

"… $1.5 billion in oil revenues may have been lost as a result of the delays. KBR did not respond to a request for comment. The episode is, in short, emble …"

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"… argest war contractor, of course, as originally reported by the Center, is KBR (formerly a subsidiary of Halliburton) with some $37 billion in contracts. …"

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"… Army announced it would extend the existing “concierge” contract with KBR, rather than  moving work to LOGCAP IV, which would have put other co …"

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"… erseas. In late 2001, the Army, after a competition, awarded LOGCAP III to KBR. The Houston-based firm, once a subsidiary of Halliburton, began providing …"

"… that’s the way LOGCAP III  operated for almost a decade. And while KBR was competitively awarded the umbrella contract in December 2001, it didn …"

"… rs needed to run military bases.When the U.S. went to war in Iraq in 2003, KBR came along  too, eventually providing modern dining facilities for &n …"

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"… actor’s and the Army’s inventory controls.Next: After a decade of war, KBR's "concierge" contract tops $37 billion …"

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"… cts despite concerns raised by the State Department, FBI and internally at KBR.Najlaa International Catering Services, based in Kuwait, has been awarded …"

"… laborers being held without pay in abysmal conditions, according to a 2008 KBR inspection.In one of multiple critical e-mails sent by KBR to Najlaa’s C …"

"… rding to a 2008 KBR inspection.In one of multiple critical e-mails sent by KBR to Najlaa’s CEO, Bill Baisey, a KBR employee called the conditions of Na …"

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"… contractor, usually a large American company like Kellogg, Brown and Root (KBR) or DynCorp International, will often subcontract some or even a majority …"

"… mi’s top manager for Iraq and Kuwait obtained at least $133,000 to bribe KBR employees for subcontracts. In 2006, Mohammad Shabbir Khan, a Tamimi manag …"

"… f witness tampering in 2009. He admitted to paying $133,000 to an American KBR employee to win $21.8 million in subcontracts to supply food to troops in …"

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"… nesses and contractors, especially Houston-based Kellogg, Brown, and Root (KBR), on what they’re doing to stop these abuses.Subcontractors are companie …"

"… r contracts because of human trafficking. None did.During questioning of a KBR official, Commissioner Grant Green asked how the company made sure its sub …"

"… low down requirement to our subcontractors,” responded Cheryl Ritondale, KBR’s director of procurement. KBR has a team of professionals to inspect la …"

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"… an official at the Defense Department, that the contractor in question is KBR, the former Halliburton subsidiary and single largest logistics contractor …"

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"… tor general or provide further details. …"

"… utiny from the Pentagon, PaperTrail has learned.The billions in charges by KBR were initially questioned back in 2004 by Pentagon auditors. Those auditor …"

"… will determine the appropriateness of related Army official decisions.”KBR is the biggest contractor in Iraq and a lightning rod for critics who clai …"

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"… andard supplies to American forces, such as when Kellogg Brown & Root (KBR), the largest contractor in Iraq, provided contaminated water to 5,000 U.S …"

"… contaminated water to 5,000 U.S. troops in 2005 and when Halliburton, then KBR’s parent company, engaged in overcharges and questionable costs of $212. …"

"… en fires — 283 of them over just five months at facilities maintained by KBR, according to a 2007 report by the Defense Contract Management Agency. The …"

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"… d private groups, such as U.K.-based Erinys, and U.S.-based Blackwater and KBR. The problem was highlighted in 2004, when insurgents ambushed a KBR truck …"

"… r and KBR. The problem was highlighted in 2004, when insurgents ambushed a KBR truck convoy and drivers refused to work until security was improved. With …"

Billions for KBR

By Sarah Laskow

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"… was forced out of his job in 2004 after refusing to pay defense contractor KBR Inc. for questionable charges, The New York Times reported Tuesday. Instea …"

"… ew York Times reported Tuesday. Instead of cracking down, the Army awarded KBR additional contracts — over $16 billion worth between 2004 and 2006, acc …"

"… the Center for Public Integrity.The Center’s analysis also reveals that KBR received the largest single award of any company working in Iraq between t …"

Baghdad bonanza

By Bill Buzenberg

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"… ns.Senior Database Fellow John Perry provided data analysis for this story. …"

"… Integrity. In fact, the total dollar value of contracts that went to KBR — which used to be known as Kellogg, Brown, and Root and until Apri …"

"… ent Accountability Office. "I mean, this stuff isn't rocket science."While KBR earns the top spot among individual companies and their subsidiaries, the …"

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"… — at the back of the camp — of employees of military contracting giant KBR (a subsidiary of Halliburton soon to be spun off). Today, the compound boa …"

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"… orite companies" and experienced "repeated interference" when dealing with KBR. The documents also contain internal Army Corps e-mails and a version of t …"

"… my awarded the Balkans Support Contract, worth an estimated $2 billion, to KBR on May 28, 1999. The contract, one of the largest service contracts the Ar …"

"… ever awarded, was for one year with four annual options.From 1992 to 1997, KBR held the first LOGCAP contract—an omnibus contract that allows the Army …"

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"… reports by the Defense Contract Audit Agency found several deficiencies in KBR's billing system. As a result, the agency is withholding $186 million in p …"

"… the agency is withholding $186 million in payments for food service until KBR provides additional data showing that the meals billed actually were provi …"

"… neral also launched a criminal investigation in February 2004 into whether KBR overcharged the government while it was importing fuel from Kuwait to Iraq …"

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"… d Iraqi oil restoration contract awarded by the Army Corps of Engineers to KBR, increased from its original ceiling of $24 million to $887.37 million. Un …"

"… der task order 0005, which originally had a performance period of 90 days, KBR was responsible for importing fuel to Iraq. KBR did not break the $7 billi …"

"… ormance period of 90 days, KBR was responsible for importing fuel to Iraq. KBR did not break the $7 billion ceiling that had been specified for the sole- …"

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"… he largest of its kind in U.S. history. Although the Pentagon released one KBR "task order," or work assignment, to the Center, there are more than 30 su …"

"… rgest contracts they had awarded in Iraq—to Bechtel and to Halliburton's KBR subsidiary. Also omitted from the Pentagon's list were major defense contr …"

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"… date the report. Brown & Root (now called Kellogg Brown & Root, or KBR) is a subsidiary of Halliburton Corporation, which Cheney, the U.S. v …"

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