Workhorse announced June 16 it has filed a formal complaint with the United States Federal Court of Claims protesting the award of the United States Postal Service Next Generation Delivery Vehicle (“USPS NGDV”) contract to a competing finalist.
As previously disclosed, on February 23, 2021 the USPS issued a press release announcing it had made an award under the NGDV contract. After being informed of the USPS decision, the company requested, pursuant to the bid process rules, additional information from the USPS. On March 3, 2021, Workhorse met with USPS representatives to discuss the award and further specifics of the USPS selection process, the details of which cannot be disclosed at this time.
The company is unable to provide any further information with respect to this matter currently, but will provide updates when appropriate and as permitted under its non-disclosure agreement as part of the USPS NGDV program.