Protest Of Army Contract Award For Grounds Maintenance Services B-278358, January 20, 1998.

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A firm protested an Army contract award for grounds maintenance services, contending that: (1) the Army improperly evaluated its management proposal; (2) the Army's source selection determination was unreasonable; (3) the evaluation of its past performance was improper; (4) its proposal was improperly evaluated with respect to its proposed transportation for its work force; and (5) the award.

A firm protested an Army contract award for grounds maintenance services, contending that the: (1) Army should have rejected the awardee's bid, since it was below-cost; and (2) solicitation included inconsistencies.

GAO held that the protester: (1) was not sufficiently interested to protest, since its bid was second highest of 12 bids and would not be line for award even if its protest were. A firm protested an Army contract award for maintenance services, contending that the Army: (1) failed to alert it to a deficiency in its bid regarding security; (2) should have awarded it the contract, since it submitted the low bid; and (3) failed to comply with regulations requiring it to notify unsuccessful bidders of the awardee's name and address.

The U.S. Government Accountability Office has denied a protest from Sotera Defense Solutions Inc. following exclusion from contention for a $ million contract for services at the Army Author: Sophia Morris.

This protest followsd. Although the Army was notified of the protest within 10 calendar days of the date of award, the Army authorized performance of Raytheon'. contract notwithstanding the protest, based upon the agency's determination that performance was in the government's best interest.

MM 4 C.F.R. 5 (b)(1) (). contracts under the 8(a) set-aside solicitation (contract no. ).5 Award of this ID/IQ contract has not been made. PROCEDURAL ISSUES Jurisdiction The Corps first argues that our Office has no jurisdiction over Ocuto’s protest because Ocuto is challenging the award of a task order under an ID/IQ contract.

Seals Services, Inc., protests the award of a contract to Priscilla Ann Oaks under invitation for bids (IFB) No. DABTlOB, issued by the Army for grounds maintenance services. Seals contends that Oaks' bid should be rejected since it was a below-cost bid and thus it would.

Protest Before Award. Upon receipt of a protest before award, contract award will be stayed, pending resolution of the protest, unless the PARC or the PARC's Special Competition Advocate (CA), if so authorized, decides, in writing, that override of the automatic stay is justified for urgent and compelling reasons or is in the best interests.

Johnson Controls World Services, Inc. (JCWSI) protests the award of a contract to IT Corporation under request for proposals (RFP) No. DABTR, issued by the Department of the Army for services to be performed at Fort Benning, Georgia.

JCWSI maintains that IT, through one of its subcontractors (Innovative Logistics. Hutchinson Contracting protests the award of a contract to J&J Maintenance, Inc. under invitation for bids (IFB) No. DABTB, issued by the Department of the Army, Fort Jackson, South Carolina, for the upgrade of the heat-ing, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems at Ft.

Jackson. Hutchinson asserts that J&J's bid was nonre. direct economic interest, would be affected by the award of a contract or the failure to award a contract.

4 C.F.R. S (a) (), A protester is not in interested party where it would not be in line for contract award were its protest sustained, ECS ComDosites.

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Since Southern's bid was. When a protest is filed with the GAO or directly with an agency before contract award, the contracting officer is generally prohibited from proceeding to award the contract until the protest is resolved. FAR (f)(1); FAR (b)(1). This is the pre-award stay of contract award.

Protest Of Contract Awards The Administrative Dispute Resolution Act of (ADRA), Pub. § 12, Stat.() grants the Court of Federal Claims exclusive jurisdiction over procurement protests (i.e., protests that relate to the Government's acquisition of goods and services).

Filing a timely post-award protest can be tricky, so use these considerations to avoid having your protest dismissed on timeliness grounds: To be timely filed at GAO for purposes of getting the automatic stay, a disappointed offeror needs to file its protest within 10 calendar days of award or within 5 calendar days of a timely requested and.

Reece Contracting, Inc. protests the award of a contract to Merrick Construction Co. by the Army Corps of Engineers under invitation for bids (IFB) No. DACWB for a levee construction project. Reece alleges that Merrick’s bid should have been rejected because it contained unbalanced pricing that presented the likelihood.

The Contracting Professional of the Year Award recognizes any Army contracting professional (officer/DA civilian) who has clearly demonstrated accomplishments in terms of contract execution, contract management and/or contractor support, as well as improvements in contract quality, compliance and savings (contract or organizational).

Less than two weeks since missing out on the Department of Defense’s $ billion Defense Enterprise Office Solutions back-office cloud contract, Perspecta has filed a protest against the award.

Perspecta Enterprise Solutions LLC filed its post-award bid protest of DEOS with the Government Accountability Office, according to a spokesperson with the General Services.

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The Army has awarded a trio of prototype contracts to kick off its enterprise-IT-as-a-service pilot. The service issued other transaction agreement (OTA) awards to AT&T for $ million, Verizon for $ million and Microsoft for $ million. The Army, like other military services, is moving in the direction of EITaaS as a way to focus [ ].

High-ranking Army officials pleaded for industry to halt filing protests on a nearly automatic basis over contract awards at the AUSA Global Force Symposium this week. The present petitions are filed under Section of the Code of Criminal Procedure, (for short "the CrPC") read with Order XXXIX of the Supreme Court Rules seeking transfer of three criminal cases pending before different courts in Dehradun to competent courts.

This category includes all contracts and contract modifications for research and development, training, and other work performed by educational institutions (defined as institutions of higher educations in the OMB Uniform Guidance at 2 CFR partsubpart A, and 20 U.S.C.

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