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Nuclear Production Partners LLC; Integrated Nuclear Production Solutions LLC, B-407948, et al., April 29, 2013

Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of Energy Disposition:  Protest sustained. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO sustained protests of a $22.8 billion solicitation issued by the Department of Energy, National Nuclear Security Administration, to perform services associated with maintaining the nation’s nuclear…

Palmetto GBA, LLC; CGS Administrators, LLC, B-407668, -.2, -.3, -.4, January 18, 2013

Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of Health and Human Services Disposition:  Protests denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight:  GAO denied the protests of Palmetto GBA, LLC, and CGS Administrators, LLC, based on the award of a contract to Noridian Administrative Services, LLC, under…

Baltimore Gas and Electric Company, B-406057, B-406057.2, B-406057.3, B-406057.4, February 1, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Baltimore Gas and Electric Company Agency: Defense Logistics Agency Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Agency reasonably calculated its government should cost estimate used in the economic analysis required by 10 U.S.C. § 2688 (2009) to…

ITT Systems Corporation, B-405865, B-405865.2, January 6, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: ITT Systems Corporation Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest Sustained. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest that agency misevaluated proposals for a cost reimbursement contract is sustained where the record shows that there was no logical connection…

Booz Allen Hamilton, Inc., B-405993; B-405993.2, January 19, 2012

Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:     Department of the Navy Disposition:  Protest denied. ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________  GAO Digest:   1. Protest challenging agency’s cost realism evaluation of awardee’s proposal is denied where the record demonstrates that the agency’s conclusions were reasonable. 2. Protest that awardee’s…

MPRI, Division of L-3 Services, Inc.; LINC Government Services, B-402548; B-402548.2; B-402548.3; B-402548.4; B-402548.5; B-402548.6, June 4, 2010

Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest sustained. Keywords: Evaluated Costs General Counsel P.C. Highlight: An Agency must have a rational basis to make evaluation adjustments to an offerors proposed costs. —————————————————————————————————————————– MPRI, Division of L-3 Services, Inc.…