Two firms challenging work awarded for Navy's new shipyard sustainment effort

By Justin Katz / October 8, 2020 at 9:42 AM
Two firms have mounted legal challenges against the Navy’s effort to improve shipyard performance, delaying a new sustainment initiative. The two companies -- McKinsey & Co. and A.T. Kearney Public Sector & Defense Services -- have both filed bid protests with the Government Accountability Office over work awarded to the Boston Consulting Group. GAO expects to resolve the protests by early January. Puget Sound Naval Shipyard last week issued and quickly retracted a statement unveiling the first phase of the...

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