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Product Testing

Ceradyne, Inc. B-406479.2, August 15, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Ceradyne, Inc. Agency: Defense Logistics Agency Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest is denied where protester fails to demonstrate that agency’s statistical testing methodology unreasonably restricts competition. General Counsel PC Highlight: Ceradyne, Inc. protested the…

Rocamar Engineering Services, Inc., B-406514, June 20, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Rocamar Engineering Services, Inc. Agency: Department of State Disposition: Protest Sustained. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest against the rejection of the protestor’s proposal of a modular bastion wall defense system for failing a fire/burn test conducted by…

Ashbury International Group, Inc., B-401123; B-401123.2, June 1, 2009

Link: GAO Opinion Agency: United States Marine Corps Disposition: Protest sustained. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: 1. Protest that agency misevaluated awardee’s proposal is sustained where record shows that, while solicitation provided that agency would conduct extensive testing on submitted product samples,…

Armorworks Enterprises, LLC, B-400394.3, March 31, 2009

Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest dismissed. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Decision: Protest challenging agency’s body armor testing, which is based on findings contained in a Department of Defense Inspector General Report, is dismissed where the findings contained…