B-151870, SEP. 10, 1963

B-151870: Sep 10, 1963

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INC: FURTHER REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR TELEFAX OF JUNE 24. THERE HAS BEEN SUBMITTED HERE A REPORT FROM THE CONTRACTING OFFICER WHEREIN IT WAS STATED THAT FOLLOWING AN INVESTIGATION INSTITUTED PRIOR TO YOUR PROTEST FOR THE PURPOSE OF CONSIDERING THE ACCEPTABILITY OF THE UNIT OFFERED IN YOUR PROPOSAL IT WAS DETERMINED THAT IT WOULD BE IN THE BEST INTERESTS OF THE GOVERNMENT TO REVISE THE SPECIFICATIONS. IT WAS STATED THAT ALL OFFERORS UNDER REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS NO. NO FURTHER ACTION ON YOUR PROTEST SEEMS REQUIRED BY THIS OFFICE AND YOU ARE ADVISED THAT THE FILE IN THE CASE IS BEING CLOSED.

B-151870, SEP. 10, 1963

TO THE GLOBE SAFETY PRODUCTS, INC:

FURTHER REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR TELEFAX OF JUNE 24, 1963, AND YOUR LETTER OF THE SAME DATE PROTESTING THE AWARD OF A CONTRACT UNDER REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS NO. RFP DSA-2-2297.

IN REPLY TO OUR LETTER OF JULY 3, 1963, TO THE DIRECTOR, DEFENSE SUPPLY AGENCY, THERE HAS BEEN SUBMITTED HERE A REPORT FROM THE CONTRACTING OFFICER WHEREIN IT WAS STATED THAT FOLLOWING AN INVESTIGATION INSTITUTED PRIOR TO YOUR PROTEST FOR THE PURPOSE OF CONSIDERING THE ACCEPTABILITY OF THE UNIT OFFERED IN YOUR PROPOSAL IT WAS DETERMINED THAT IT WOULD BE IN THE BEST INTERESTS OF THE GOVERNMENT TO REVISE THE SPECIFICATIONS. THEREFORE, IT WAS STATED THAT ALL OFFERORS UNDER REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS NO. RFP DSA-2-2297 HAD BEEN NOTIFIED OF ITS CANCELLATION AND THAT NEW OFFERS FOR THE PURPOSE OF MEETING THE GOVERNMENT'S REQUIREMENTS WOULD BE SOLICITED UPON REVISION OF THE SPECIFICATIONS.

ACCORDINGLY, NO FURTHER ACTION ON YOUR PROTEST SEEMS REQUIRED BY THIS OFFICE AND YOU ARE ADVISED THAT THE FILE IN THE CASE IS BEING CLOSED.