1 edition of Protest Of Army Solicitation... U.S.GAO... October 4, 1995. found in the catalog.
Protest Of Army Solicitation... U.S.GAO... October 4, 1995.
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Protest After Award AUG Applicable Law for Breach of Contract Claim OCT Preference for Privately Owned U.S. - Flag Commercial Vessels FEB Contracting Officer's Representative DEC Requirements Relating to Compensation of Former DoD Officials. The U.S. Government Accountability Office on Monday rejected a bid protest over a $ million contract for work on U.S. Army research laboratories, saying the award was consistent with contract.
Product Discontinued The product you are trying to reach has been retired and is no longer available for access. If you have any questions, please contact Bloomberg Industry Group’s Customer Contact Center at (Monday–Friday, am– pm ET, excluding most Federal holidays). a) This part shall be used for the acquisition of supplies or services that meet the definition of commercial items at (b) Contracting officers shall use the policies in this part in conjunction with the policies and procedures for solicitation, evaluation and award prescribed in p Simplified Acquisition Procedures; p Sealed Bidding; or p Contracting by Negotiation.
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A firm protested an Army solicitation and subsequent contract award, contending that: (1) the solicitation was defective; (2) the Army failed to timely notify it of its exclusion from competition; (3) it never received any solicitation amendments after its exclusion from the competitive range; and (4) the awardee could not perform the contract at its proposed prices.
A firm protested the Army's cancellation of a solicitation and subsequent resolicitation for dining facility services, contending that: (1) the Army lacked a compelling reason to cancel the solicitation, since the resolicitation was nearly identical to the original; (2) the Army improperly restricted the resolicitation to small businesses; and (3) it was entitled to reimbursement for its bid.
firms protested a Military Traffic Management Command (MTMC) solicitation for transportation and transportation-related services for personal property shipments, contending that: (1) MTMC improperly acquired the services under part 12 of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); and (2) the inclusion of relocation brokers as offerors violated the Anti-Kickback Act.
A firm protested an Army solicitation for gas mask containers, contending that the Army was required to procure the canisters using sealed bidding procedures. GAO held that the: (1) Army's failure to utilize sealed bid procedures prejudiced the protester; (2) likelihood of unexpected changes occurring after bid opening and before award did not adequately justify the conduct of discussions; and.
[email protected] A firm protested under an Army solicitation, contending that: (1) certain specifications were defective; and (2) the Army should have conducted a formally advertised procurement rather than a negotiated procurement. Department of the Army, for the agency.
Jacqueline Maeder, Esq, and Paul Lieberman, Esq., Office of the General Counsel, GAO, participated in the preparation of the decision. DIGEST 1, Protest that solicitation which provides for award of an indefinite-quantity contract is defective because it does not state minimum quantities for line items.
set out in Technical Exhibit 4. PSU also suggests changing the unit of measure from square feet per month to square feet per day for each line item of service. The Army responds that PSU fundamentally misunderstands the nature of the solicitation, which calls for a requirements contract.
Since all line items are to be obtained on a. the Army's response to the request for reconsideration, it provided information about the three contracts, In two of the three contracts, the solicitation as issued stated that section a would apply to the successful offeror, but an amendment to the solicitation removed the statement.
In the third solicitation, the successful contractor took the. If a party interested in a government contract believes that an agency has violated procurement law or regulation in a solicitation for goods or services, or in the award of a contract, it may file a bid protest with our office.
GAO provides an inexpensive and expeditious forum for the resolution of bid protests. Recent Decisions. URC argues that since it was clear from the solicitation that travel costs were not to be evaluated, then Deterline's post-bid opening protest that travel costs should be eval- uated in the manner that it argues is untimely because GAO's Bid Protest Procedures at 4 C.F.R.
S (b)(l) require such protests to be filed prior to bid opening. The contract’s initial performance period was October 1,through Septemwith options through Septem On SeptemNLRB exercised option four, specifying a performance period of October 1,through Septemand charged the obligation to its fiscal year appropriation.
requiring GAO to issue final decisions within 65 to days after the protest was filed. Filing a GAO protest may trigger an automatic stay of contract award or performance that lasts for the duration of the protest.
Such automatic stays are unique to bid protests filed with GAO and help account for GAO’s popularity as a protest forum. Protest,at Additionally, ECI protests that DSCR employed unstated evaluation criteria in its evaluation of offerors’ proposals.
Protest, Jat The agency argues that ECI's protest should be dismissed because ECI is not an interested party. A firm protested an Army contract award for system and software engineering support services, contending that the: (1) Army improperly evaluated its bid; (2) Army conducted misleading discussions regarding its proposed labor rates; (3) awardee's bid did not comply with the solicitation's mandatory subcontracting requirements; and (4) awardee's subcontractor posed an organizational conflict of.
RFP at 2; AR, Tab 7, RFP amend. 4, at According to the award scheme set forth in the solicitation, the Army would first evaluate proposals for technical acceptability on a pass/fail basis.
AR, Tab 7, RFP amend. 4, at Next, the Army would evaluate the three lowest-priced offerors under the past performance factor. An agency protest serves as an "alternative to consideration by the contracting officer" within the meaning of FAR (d)(4).
Upon receipt of notice of a protest, a synopsis of the protest action shall be furnished immediately by electronic means to the ACA Contract Policy and Support Directorate (ATTN: SFCA-CP).
A protest to a U.S. Army Materiel Command-Level protest forum is a “protest to the agency,” within the meaning of FAR The HQ AMC-Level Protest Program is intended to encourage interested parties to seek resolution of their concerns within AMC as an Alternative Dispute Resolution forum, rather than filing a protest with the Government Accountability Office (GAO) or other external forum.
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Subpart - Protests. Protests to VA. (a) Agency nt to FAR (d)(4), an interested party may protest to the contracting officer or, as an alternative, may request an independent review at a level above the contracting officer as provided in this interested party may also appeal to VA a contracting officer’s decision on a protest.
i *FM (FM ) Field Manual Headquarters No. Department of the Army Washington, DC, 18 April Civil Disturbance Operations Contents. If, however, an agency fails to demonstrate measurably substantial benefits, the GAO will not hesitate to sustain a protest. For instance, in Sigmatech, Inc., the GAO sustained a protest by Sigmatech, a small business, challenging the agency's bundling of system engineering and support services with other requirements under a single-award blanket purchase agreement issued under the .Potomac Electric Corporation, a small business of Boston, Massachusetts, protests the terms of request for proposals (RFP) No.
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