Related Links: Text of Potter Concrete-Justice Dept. settlement agreement Justice Dept. press release 4/17/2014 A Texas concrete contractor has agreed to pay the federal government $115,000 to settle charges that it violated documentation provisions of federal immigration law, the Dept. of Justice has said.DOJ, which announced the agreement on April 17, said its investigation showed that Dallas-based Potter Concrete Ltd. made “unlawful demands” of new hires who were not U.S. citizens.Justice said that the company required newly hired non-U.S. citizens to submit specific Dept. of Homeland Security-issued documents, but it allowed U.S.-citizen new hires to provide “their choice of documentation.”DOJ
Arch dams, classically curved monoliths situated in narrow valleys, are not as common as other types of dams, such as embankment dams and gravity dams. ENR takes a look at some of the biggest arch dams in the world, both completed and under construction.