Robert Clay, Inc., B-292443, August 14, 2003
B-292443: Aug 14, 2003
Protest based on information learned in non-required debriefing is timely if filed within 10 days of the debriefing. 2. Because past performance and price were the sole evaluation factors. Award was reasonably based on the awardee's lower-priced proposal. Clay argues that past performance was unreasonably evaluated. Award was to be made on a "best value" basis. The assessment of past performance was to result in an overall performance risk rating of either exceptional. Offerors without "relevant" past performance were to receive a neutral rating. Meaning that the rating was to be treated neither favorably nor unfavorably. Relevant contracts were said to "include. Are not limited to. Seven proposals were received in response to the RFP.