U.S. Textiles, Inc., B-289685.3, December 19, 2002 * REDACTED DECISION
B-289685.3, Dec 19, 2002
Train senior supervisory personnel at the foreign affiliate's facilities (where item being procured currently is being produced). Have the foreign affiliate's management and senior technical personnel be involved in training and be "hands on" at the new domestic facility. Award was to be made to the responsible. Small business offerors whose conforming proposals were most advantageous to the government. Offerors were required to "describe their experience with producing the same or items of similar complexity within the past two (2) years.". Technical factors were more important than price. Six proposals for item No. 0001 and five for item No. 0002 were included in the competitive range.