Welcome to the weekly online journal focused entirely on GAO Bid Protests of Federal Government contract awards brought to you by the Government Contracts Practice Group at General Counsel, P.C.. This site will be updated at least once a week with analysis and summaries of the latest GAO Bid Protest decisions and information to help professionals and business owners make informed decisions on protesting a contract solicitation or award.

Search our archives past GAO protest decisions and come back often to keep up to date on the latest trends and legal decisions in Bid Protests. If you have questions about filing a Bid Protest or you were awarded a contract that has been protested, please contact the editor immediately as missing a filing deadline is the quickest way to lose your right to protest or defend your award.

Solicitation Requirements Archive

  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Air Force  Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight:  GAO denied the protest of General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems (GD-OTS), regarding the award of a contract to HDT Tactical Systems, Inc. (HDT), under a request for proposals...

    General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, B-408001, May 13, 2013

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Air Force  Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight:  GAO denied the protest of General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems (GD-OTS), regarding the award of a contract to HDT Tactical Systems, Inc. (HDT), under a request for proposals...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    National Aeuronautics and Space Administration Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of Womack Machine Supply Co., regarding the terms of a request for quotations (RFQ) issued by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for hydraulic...

    Womack Machine Supply Co., B-407990, May 3, 2013

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    National Aeuronautics and Space Administration Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of Womack Machine Supply Co., regarding the terms of a request for quotations (RFQ) issued by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for hydraulic...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of Homeland Security Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of e-Management, based on the exclusion of its proposal from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP) issued by the Department of Homeland Security,...

    e-Management, B-407980; B-407980.2, May 2, 2013

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of Homeland Security Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of e-Management, based on the exclusion of its proposal from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP) issued by the Department of Homeland Security,...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Army Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight:  GAO denied the protest of FPM Remediations, Inc., based on the exclusion of its proposal from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP), issued by the Department of...

    FPM Remediations, Inc., B-407933.2, April 22, 2013

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Army Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight:  GAO denied the protest of FPM Remediations, Inc., based on the exclusion of its proposal from the competitive range under a request for proposals (RFP), issued by the Department of...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Navy Disposition:  Protests denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight:  GAO denied the protest of Nan, Inc. regarding the award of three multiple-award contracts to P&S Construction, Inc., under a request for proposals (RFP), which was issued by the Department...

    Nan Inc., B-407718; B-407718.2, January 29, 2013

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Navy Disposition:  Protests denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight:  GAO denied the protest of Nan, Inc. regarding the award of three multiple-award contracts to P&S Construction, Inc., under a request for proposals (RFP), which was issued by the Department...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of Veterans Affairs Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of Kingdomware Technologies, a service-disabled veteran-owned small business (SDVOSB), based on the issuance of a sole source purchase order by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)...

    Kingdomware Technologies, B-407757, January 31, 2013

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of Veterans Affairs Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO denied the protest of Kingdomware Technologies, a service-disabled veteran-owned small business (SDVOSB), based on the issuance of a sole source purchase order by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)...

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  • 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), issued by the Department of...

    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), issued by the Department of...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of Health and Human Services   Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight:  GAO denied the protest of Wisconsin Physicians Service Insurance Corporation (WPS), based on the award of a contract to National Government Services, Inc. (NGS), under a request for...

    Wisconsin Physicians Service Insurance Corporation, B-401068.14; B-401068.15, January 16, 2013

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of Health and Human Services   Disposition:  Protest denied. General Counsel P.C. Highlight:  GAO denied the protest of Wisconsin Physicians Service Insurance Corporation (WPS), based on the award of a contract to National Government Services, Inc. (NGS), under a request for...

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  • Link:  GAO Decision Protestor:  Systems Research and Applications Corporation Agency:  Department of the Army Disposition:  Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest:   An agency reasonably evaluated the protester’s proposal under the minimum antiterrorism building standards cited in the solicitation, rather than against later revised standards that were not incorporated; the agency...

    Systems Research and Applications Corporation, B-407224.3, December 17, 2012

    Link:  GAO Decision Protestor:  Systems Research and Applications Corporation Agency:  Department of the Army Disposition:  Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest:   An agency reasonably evaluated the protester’s proposal under the minimum antiterrorism building standards cited in the solicitation, rather than against later revised standards that were not incorporated; the agency...

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  • Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Dellew Corporation Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________   GAO Digest: Protest that terms of solicitation for logistical support failed to provide adequate workload data on which offerors could base their proposals is denied where the solicitation’s provision...

    Dellew Corporation, B-407159, November 16, 2012

    Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Dellew Corporation Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________   GAO Digest: Protest that terms of solicitation for logistical support failed to provide adequate workload data on which offerors could base their proposals is denied where the solicitation’s provision...

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