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Security Management and Integration, B-407742, January 30, 2013

Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Air Force Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of Security Management and Integration, Inc. (SMI), based on the rejection of its proposal under a request for proposals (RFP),…

Tennier Industries, Inc., B-403943.2, June 29, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Tennier Industries, Inc. Agency: Defense Logistics Agency; Small Business Administration Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest that Department of Defense agency improperly permitted Federal Prison Industries, Inc. (FPI) to participate in an Historically Underutilized Business…

NSR Solutions, Inc., B-406337, B-406337.2, April 18, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: NSR Solutions, Inc. Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest objecting to exclusion of proposal from competitive range is denied where agency reasonably determined that proposal failed to demonstrate a…

Family Entertainment Services, Inc., B-401693; B-401693.2, October 20, 2009

Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of Energy Disposition:  Protest denied. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest that solicitation for facilities support services should have been set aside for historically underutilized business zone (HUBZone) businesses is denied, where agency reasonably determined from market…

Small Business Administration–Reconsideration, B-401057.2, July 6, 2009

Link:   GAO Opinion Agency:          Small Business Administration Disposition:  Request denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: 1. Request for reconsideration from the Small Business Administration (SBA), arguing that our Office exceeded its statutory grant of authority to decide bid protests when we concluded…

Mission Critical Solutions, B-401057, May 4, 2009

Link:   GAO Opinion Agency:          Department of the Army Disposition:  Protest sustained. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest is sustained where contracting agency did not consider whether two or more qualified Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone) small businesses could be expected to submit…