Paceco Corporation Case Settles for $9,000

This page last reviewed December 21, 2011

In July 2011, the ARB reached a settlement with Paceco Corporation (Paceco) that included a $9,000 penalty to the California Air Pollution Fund for selling uncertified engines used in Rubber Tire Gantry (RTG) cranes without an Executive Order issued by ARB. An investigation by the ARB showed that between January 2002 and February 2007, Paceco introduced into the market and sold, non-California certified Model Year (MY) 2003, 2006 and 2007 engines used in RTG cranes in various ports in California which is a violation of California Code of Regulations, Title 13, sections 2420-2427. The case settled in July 2011, for Nine Thousand Dollars ($9,000).