Lyntronics Inc., B-292204, July 22, 2003
B-292204: Jul 22, 2003
Lyntronics argues that CECOM unreasonably determined that Lyntronics is not capable of meeting the agency's needs. The BA-5347/U battery is the only non-rechargeable power source authorized for use in the Thermal Weapon Sight (TWS). /1/ After a formal "best value" source selection in September 1998. The J & A concluded that a sole-source modification was justified because MAI is the only responsible source reasonably capable of meeting the immediate. Sec. 2304(c)(1) (2000) (use of other than competitive procedures authorized when the supplies or services needed are available from only one responsible source. No other products will satisfy the agency's needs). Although CECOM had inadvertently omitted from the synopsis any reference to standard note 22 (which indicates that offerors have 45 days to describe their interest in and capability to perform the requirement).