American Ordnance, LLC, B-292847; B-292847.2; B-292847.3, December 5, 2003 * REDACTED DECISION
B-292847,B-292847.2,B-292847.3: Dec 5, 2003
Agency was not required to discuss weaknesses in protester's proposal that did not make the proposal unacceptable or prevent protester from having a reasonable opportunity for award. The manufacturing plan factor was comprised of three subfactors. The small business utilization factor was comprised of two subfactors. The manufacturing plan factor was significantly more important than the other factors. The small business utilization factor was less important than past performance or price. The non-price factors combined were more important than price. AO's proposal was rated good overall under the manufacturing plan factor. AMTEC's proposal was rated excellent under every factor and subfactor.