[Protest of Army Resolicitation for Telephone Cable and Related Services]

B-259103.2: Apr 13, 1995

Additional Materials:


Office of Public Affairs
(202) 512-4800

A firm protested the Army's resolicitation for telephone cable and related supplies, contending that the Army: (1) improperly resolicited its remaining requirements after terminating the awardee's contract; (2) should have made award to it, since it was the low bidder; and (3) should reimburse it for its original protest costs. GAO held that the: (1) Army reasonably resolicited its requirements, since the original solicitation did not state its actual needs or provide an equal basis of competition for the bidders; (2) Army reasonably determined that the awardee's bid was responsive, since the awardee did not indicate it was offering anything other than the brand name product; and (3) protester was not entitled to reimbursement of its protest costs, since the Army took prompt corrective action in terminating the contract. Accordingly, the protest was denied.

Nov 7, 2019

Nov 5, 2019

Nov 1, 2019

Oct 31, 2019

Oct 30, 2019

Looking for more? Browse all our products here