[Protest of Army Contract Award for Compressor Shafts]

B-241239,B-241239.2: Jan 30, 1991

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A firm protested an Army contract award for compressor shafts, contending that the Army improperly required that its product undergo first-article testing, since it had previously supplied the product to the Army. GAO held that the Army reasonably determined not to waive the first-article testing, since: (1) inspection and documentation standards for first-article approval had materially changed; and (2) it had experienced quality problems with the protester's product. Accordingly, the protest was denied.

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