The Lithuanian Competition Authority imposes fines on members of a water supply systems cartel for bid rigging (School Renovations)

On 15 March 2007 the Lithuanian Competition Council adopted an infringement decision finding three companies in breach of Article 5 of the Law on Competition (equivalent to Article 81 of the EC Treaty) for their bid rigging practices in relation to 15 public procurement tenders for renovation works in general education schools and pre-school educational establishments in the port-city of Klaipeda. The combined fines imposed on the members of the cartel equalled LTL 141,781 (approx. EUR 41,063), with UAB Lamberta receiving slightly more than a half the total amount (LTL 71,755) and the rest going to UAB Sobo sistemos (LTL 62,774) and UAB Termofora (LTL 7,252). According to the Competition Council's press release and the decision, in the beginning of 2006 the investigation was

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Sarūnas Keserauskas, The Lithuanian Competition Authority imposes fines on members of a water supply systems cartel for bid rigging (School Renovations), 15 March 2007, e-Competitions March 2007, Art. N° 13628

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