Global Engineering & Construction, LLC, B-290288.3; B-290288.4, April 3, 2003
B-290288.3,B-290288.4: Apr 3, 2003
Higher-rated proposal represented the best value to the government is denied where the solicitation established price as significantly less important than the technical and management factors in the evaluation of proposals for award. Higher-priced proposal was unreasonable. Alleges that discussions were unequal and not meaningful. Indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for a base year and 4 option years. /2/ Offerors were advised to submit proposals detailing their intent. Each offeror was to submit a technical proposal including: a demonstration of the offeror's experience performing similar work during the last 5 years. Each proposal was to describe the firm's proposed safe environment.