[Protest of DLA Modification of Solicitation for Surplus Property Sale]

B-259933: May 10, 1995

Additional Materials:


Office of Public Affairs
(202) 512-4800

A firm protested the Defense Logistics Agency's (DLA) modification of a solicitation for the sale of surplus government property, contending that DLA improperly removed one item from the sale after bid opening in order to permit another bidder to submit a timely bid. GAO held that DLA properly cancelled the sale after bid opening to: (1) enhance the competition among all bidders; and (2) clarify instructions for the submission of all bids, since facsimile bidders enjoyed an unfair competitive advantage. Accordingly, the protest was dismissed.

Aug 16, 2019

Aug 15, 2019

Aug 14, 2019

Aug 13, 2019

Aug 9, 2019

Looking for more? Browse all our products here