Re-evaluation

Re-Evaluation Ordered Due to Flawed Pricing in Bid

By Paul Emanuelli In its June 2017 decision in Red River Computer Company, Inc., the GAO ordered a re-evaluation after finding inconsistencies in the competing price offers. The case dealt with a Request for Quotations for enterprise-wide computing and cloud [...]

Flawed Cost Calculations Prompt Re-Evaluation

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its January 2015 decision in the matter of CFS-KBR Marianas Support Services, LLC, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) [...]

Flawed Price Assessment Leads to Re-Evaluation

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its January 2014 decision in the matter of Iron Vine Security, LLC, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) ordered [...]

Court Rejects Evaluation Over Reference Checks

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its December 2009 decision in Turner Pest Control v. University of North Florida, the Florida Division of Administrative Hearings [...]

Faulty Military Evaluation Causes $4.6 Billion Recall

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its March 2007 decision in L-3 Communications Titan Corporation, the U.S. Federal Government Accountability Office (GAO) issued a re-tender [...]

Improvised Evaluation Factors Trigger Re-Evaluation

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its March 2007 decision in Natural World Products Limited v. ARC 21, the Northern Ireland High Court of Justice, [...]

Re-Evaluation Ordered Over “Best Value” Ambiguity

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its January 2007 decision in Magellan Health Services, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) ordered the Department of Health [...]

GAO Finds Indefensible Post-Bid Price Adjustments

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its September 2006 decision in Advanced Systems Development, Inc., the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) ordered the Department of [...]

Unreasonable Cost Analysis Leads to Re-Evaluation

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its March 2006 decision in Information Ventures, Inc., the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) ordered the Department of Health [...]

Evaluators Stray from Disclosed Weightings

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its November 2005 decision in YORK Building Services, Inc., the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) ordered a re-evaluation after [...]