B-156124, JUN. 24, 1965

B-156124: Jun 24, 1965

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WE HAVE DETERMINED THAT THE GOVERNMENT'S CONTRACT DA-30-358- TC-312/M) WITH NORTHERN METALS COMPANY FOR TERMINAL SERVICES DID NOT OBLIGATE THAT COMPANY TO UNLOAD GOVERNMENT CARGO OTHER THAN VEHICLES FROM RAIL CARS AT PHILADELPHIA. WE HAVE TODAY DIRECTED OUR TRANSPORTATION DIVISION TO RE-EXAMINE YOUR CLAIMS AND TO ALLOW THE AMOUNTS CLAIMED BY YOUR COMPANY FOR UNLOADING SERVICES.

B-156124, JUN. 24, 1965

TO THE PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD COMPANY:

BASED ON THE INFORMATION AND DOCUMENTATION FURNISHED WITH YOUR LETTER OF FEBRUARY 10, 1965, AND MR. MARVIN COMISKY'S LETTER OF MARCH 9, 1965, AND OTHER INFORMATION AND MATERIAL FURNISHED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY, WE HAVE DETERMINED THAT THE GOVERNMENT'S CONTRACT DA-30-358- TC-312/M) WITH NORTHERN METALS COMPANY FOR TERMINAL SERVICES DID NOT OBLIGATE THAT COMPANY TO UNLOAD GOVERNMENT CARGO OTHER THAN VEHICLES FROM RAIL CARS AT PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA. ACCORDINGLY, WE HAVE TODAY DIRECTED OUR TRANSPORTATION DIVISION TO RE-EXAMINE YOUR CLAIMS AND TO ALLOW THE AMOUNTS CLAIMED BY YOUR COMPANY FOR UNLOADING SERVICES, IF OTHERWISE PROPER.