[Protest of DLA Solicitation for Marine Fenders]

B-256754.2: Jun 16, 1994

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A firm protested a Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) solicitation for marine fenders, contending that the solicitation specifications were restrictive and not competitive. GAO held that the protester: (1) did not show that the solicitation specifications exceeded DLA minimum needs or that they adversely affected competition; and (2) untimely filed its protest regarding the alleged solicitation improprieties. Accordingly, the protest was dismissed.