Gemmo Impianti SpA, B-290427.2, March 12, 2003
B-290427.2: Mar 12, 2003
The agency reasonably found past performance on contracts involving similar janitorial services more relevant than past performance on multi-service contracts where little or no janitorial services were involved. 2. Award was to be made on a "best value" basis. The RFP stated that the three technical factors were of equal importance to each other. That the combined technical factors were approximately equal in importance to price. The price evaluation was to include a review of the proposed prices for realism and unbalanced pricing. This is Gemmo's second protest of the award to Penauille Italia under this RFP. /2/ We sustained Gemmo's prior protest because the agency's evaluation under at least two of three technical factors.