SeaArk Marine, Inc., B-292195, May 28, 2003
B-292195: May 28, 2003
Where the solicitation provides that remediation will not be permitted and agency provided results only to ensure that testing was properly performed. 2. Awardee did not receive unfair competitive advantage from prior contract experience where there was no evidence of unfair or preferential treatment. Award was to be made to the offeror whose proposal provided the "overall best value" to the government. Vessel operational capabilities and physical characteristics was "significantly more important than all other factors. " and all of the technical factors combined with past performance were "significantly more important than price.". Offerors were informed that the agency intended to evaluate proposals and make awards without conducting discussions.