QuanTech, Inc.--Costs, B-291226.3, March 17, 2003
B-291226.3: Mar 17, 2003
Award was to be made on a "best value" basis. Macro was selected for award. Alleged that the agency failed to hold meaningful discussions in certain areas where QuanTech's proposal was downgraded. During the time period that proposals were evaluated. Left government employment and assumed a job with an outside organization which was directly interested in this procurement. Without the member that was alleged to have the conflict. If the TEC determined that such action was warranted. QuanTech was sent 29 questions to respond to. Was clearly meritorious and that this corrective action. Was unduly delayed. The agency advises that it has been noncompetitively obtaining some services that would have been covered by this procurement from Macro.