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Strategic Resources, Inc., B-406841.2, November 27, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Strategic Resources, Inc. Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest Denied. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest alleging that the awardee’s proposal violated the solicitation’s unclear proposal font requirement is denied where the protester’s proposal does not comply…

Telecommunications Support Services, Inc., B-407305, December 4, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Telecommunications Support Services, Inc. Agency: Maryland Procurement Office Disposition: Protest Denied. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Agency reasonably determined that protester’s proposal was unacceptable where the protester failed to submit an adequately written technical proposal in accordance with…

TestVonics, Inc., B-406700.3, December 4, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: TestVonics, Inc. Agency: Department of the Air Force Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest that agency unreasonably and unfairly evaluated the past performance of the protester and awardee is denied where record shows that agency’s…

Pinnacle Solutions, Inc., B-406998, B-406998.2, October 16, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Pinnacle Solutions, Inc. Agency: Department of the Army, Army Material Command Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest that agency held defective discussions is denied where agency did not hold discussions with either offeror, did not…

Colt Defense, LLC, B-406696.2, November 16, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Colt Defense, LLC Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest Dismissed. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: GAO will not resolve a dispute involving interpretation of a license agreement, even where the amount of the royalty fee under the…

ASC Group, Inc., B-407136, November 15, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: ASC Group, Inc. Agency: Department of Defense, Defense Logistics Agency Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest:  Protest that terms of the licensing agreement required by a solicitation for software were unduly restrictive of competition is denied…

North Wind, Inc., B-404880.7, November 5, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: North Wind, Inc. Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest that an offeror had an immitigable unequal access to information organizational conflict of interest that should have disqualified it from…

Alares LLC, B-407124, November 7, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Alares LLC Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest of agency’s evaluation of protester’s proposal is denied where the proposal failed to address compliance with infection control procedures and provide a…