Sam Facility Management, Inc., B-292165, July 11, 2003
B-292165: Jul 11, 2003
DIGEST Protester's proposal was reasonably excluded from the competitive range where the proposal failed to include information requested by the solicitation. Was reasonably evaluated as deficient in certain areas. Was relatively high in price. Were unreasonable. Award was to be made to the offeror whose proposal was determined to represent the "best value" to the government. The technical/management factor was comprised of the following equally weighted subfactors: relevant experience. The technical/management and past performance factors were of "equal importance to each other. [were] of equal importance to Price.". The offerors' technical and cost proposals were forwarded to the cognizant technical evaluation board (TEB) and cost evaluation panel (CEP). /2/ Sam's proposal was evaluated as "unacceptable" under the technical/management factor.