Alleged Impropriety in Invitation for Bids

B-190056: Sep 28, 1977

Additional Materials:

Contact:

Ralph O. White
(202) 512-8278
WhiteRO@gao.gov

Kenneth E. Patton
(202) 512-8205
PattonK@gao.gov

 

Office of Public Affairs
(202) 512-4800
youngc1@gao.gov

The protester alleged that an invitation for bids was defective since it did not contain specific man-loading figures and contained a liability and hold-harmless clause. The protest was untimely since it was not filed prior to bid opening.