KENROB & Associates, Inc.--Costs, B-291573.7, April 25, 2003 * REDACTED DECISION
B-291573.7: Apr 25, 2003
DIGEST Request for recommendation of reimbursement of protest costs is denied where agency's decision to take corrective action was not in response to clearly meritorious arguments raised by the protester. The order was issued pursuant to request for quotations (RFQ) No. The fixed-price portion of the order (for which a monthly unit price was requested) was to cover core labor services supporting MDA's information technology operations. 000 surge hours per year was requested) was to cover surge services labor to support unusual or unplanned activities. The RFQ notified the contractors that the agency was conducting a streamlined competitive procurement. The RFQ provided for the evaluation of quotations on the basis of five factors: personnel qualifications (which was considered the most important evaluation factor).