[Protest of Army Cancellation of Solicitation for Electrical Components]

B-240871,B-240872: Dec 21, 1990

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A firm protested the Army's cancellation of a solicitation and subsequent partial resolicitation for electrical components, contending that the Army improperly: (1) determined that the bids it received were unreasonable; and (2) allowed bids to expire rather than formally cancelling the solicitation. GAO held that the Army: (1) reasonably cancelled the solicitation, since the bids were 100 to 200 percent higher than the government estimate; and (2) decision to allow the bid acceptance period to expire in order to effect the solicitation cancellation was unobjectionable. Accordingly, the protest was denied.

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

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