Protest of Coast Guard Rejection of Bid, U.S. GAO, December 18, 1995.

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A firm protested the Coast Guard's rejection of its bid for drydocking repairs, contending that the Coast Guard should have referred the matter of its December 18 to the Small Business Administration.

GAO held that the protester's ability to provide an accessible place of performance was related to the protester's responsibility, not the responsiveness of its bid.

A firm protested the Coast Guard's rejection of its low bid for furniture as nonresponsive for failure to acknowledge a material amendment, contending that: (1) its bid was late because the Coast Guard failed to adequately describe the depository for hand-delivered bids; and (2) the Coast Guard should have awarded it a contract for that portion of the solicitation not affected by the amendment.

On January 3,Continental Services filed bid protest at the General Accountability Office (“GAO”). Compl. at Because Continental Services filed a bid protest in the GAO within five days of receiving a debriefing, the bid protest triggered an automatic stay of the performance, pursuant to 31 U.S.C.

§ (d)(3)(A), (4)(B). A U.S. Navy contractor is not entitled to cost reimbursement for a bid protest that led to corrective action on an $ million contract, because the initial challenge was not a “clearly. In addition, the relative merits of an offeror's past performance information is generally within the broad discretion of the contracting agency.

See Paragon Tech. Group, Inc., B. for bringing a federal bid protest at the GAO. 2 “An interested party wishing to protest [a federal govern - ment procurement] is encouraged to seek resolution within the agency (see [FAR] ) before!ling a protest with the GAO, but may protest to the December 18 in accordance with GAO regulations (4 CFR part 21).” 3 The procedures for GAO pro -File Size: KB.

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