Contracting Officer

This tag is associated with 4 posts

HHS turns to blockchain for novel acquisition model

The Health and Human Services Department is taking a page out of the playbook of major retailers thanks to blockchain. Continue reading

Prison time for instigators of kickback scheme at Charleston military base

So is a contracting officer who accepted bribes for steering work to favored subcontractors. Continue reading

VA Class Deviation Restricts SDVOSB Nonmanufacturers

The VA has adopted a Class Deviation to the VAAR, severely restricting the ability of VA Contracting Officers to request waivers of the nonmanufacturer rule Continue reading

Federal Court Again Says Agency Erred By Not Clarifying Clerical Error

A procuring agency erred by failing to seek clarification of obvious errors in an offeror’s proposal, according to a recent ruling by the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. Continue reading