[Protests of Navy Contract Awards for Facility Construction]

B-234225,B-234227: May 5, 1989

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A firm protested two Navy contract awards for facility construction, contending that the Navy should have rejected the awardees' bids as nonresponsive, since their individual sureties were unacceptable. GAO held that: (1) the Navy properly found the awardees' bids responsive, since the bid bonds were superficially proper; and (2) it would not review the Navy's affirmative responsibility determinations. Accordingly, the protests were denied.

Mar 20, 2018

Mar 19, 2018

  • Ampcus, Inc.
    We deny the protest.
  • AMAR Health IT, LLC
    We dismiss the protest because our Office does not have jurisdiction to entertain protests of task orders issued under civilian agency multiple-award, indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contracts that are valued at less than $10 million.
  • Centurum, Inc.--Costs
    We grant the request.

Mar 15, 2018

  • ORBIS Sibro, Inc.
    We sustain the protest in part and deny it in part.

Mar 14, 2018

Mar 13, 2018

  • Interoperability Clearinghouse
    We dismiss the protest because the protester, a not-for-profit entity, is not an interested party to challenge this sole-source award to an Alaska Native Corporation under the Small Business Administration's (SBA) 8(a) program.
  • Yang Enterprises, Inc.
    We dismiss the protest.

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