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Bundling or Consolidation

Major Contracting Services, Inc., B-406980, October 10, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Major Contracting Services, Inc. Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest arguing that solicitation improperly restricts competition in violation of the Competition in Contracting Act by consolidating portable latrine waste disposal…

CYIOS, Inc., B-402728.3, July 13, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: CYIOS, Inc. Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest that procurement consolidating information technology support services was an impermissible bundling of requirements is denied, where the agency reasonably determined that consolidation…

Northrop Grumman Technical Services, Inc., B-406523, June 22, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Northrop Grumman Technical Services, Inc. Agency: Department of the Air Force Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Consolidation of requirements for contractor logistics support for the C-20 and C-37 aircraft requiring 5 years of fixed-price flying…