[Protest of NAVSEA Contract Award for Ship Construction]

B-275830,B-275830.2,B-275830.3: Apr 7, 1997

Additional Materials:


Office of Public Affairs
(202) 512-4800

A firm protested a Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) contract award for ship construction, contending that NAVSEA: (1) unreasonably evaluated its proposed information system; and (2) improperly failed to quantify probable life-cycle costs (LCC). GAO held that NAVSEA reasonably determined that: (1) fundamental differences between the technical proposals rendered the protester's proposed information system significantly less advantageous than the awardee's; and (2) the awardee's proposed LCC reduction approach provided the greatest probability of achieving the greatest LCC savings. Accordingly, the protest was denied.

Nov 24, 2017

  • FEI Systems
    We deny the protest in part and dismiss it in part.

Nov 22, 2017

Nov 21, 2017

  • A-P-T Research, Inc.
    We deny the protest in part and dismiss the protest in part.

Nov 20, 2017

Nov 16, 2017

  • HBI-GF, JV
    We deny the protest.
  • Epsilon Systems Solutions, Inc.
    We dismiss the protest because it raises a matter of contract administration over which we do not exercise jurisdiction.

Looking for more? Browse all our products here