CMC & Maintenance, Inc., B-292081, May 19, 2003
B-292081: May 19, 2003
Agency's assignment of neutral rating for past performance to the protester was reasonable where the protester's referenced past performance was either of far less magnitude than. Agency is not required to refer a neutral past performance evaluation to the Small Business Administration for a possible certificate of competency. Argues that it was found nonresponsible without referral to the Small Business Administration (SBA) for a possible certificate of competency (COC). Which were said to be approximately equal in weight. The possible past performance ratings were exceptional/high confidence. Offerors were to explain "how that effort is relevant and similar in scope and magnitude to the effort required by this solicitation.".