We specialise in helping you to find new UK-based subcontract manufacturing suppliers who are capable of producing your components, who have the skillsets, approvals and capacity to help. Start your journey by posting your project with the drawings using our free Drag, Drop, Source! service and interested suppliers will get in touch with you to discuss your project, offering quotes and lead times with a view to becoming your long-term supplier.
Upload your project drawings and begin your sourcing journey here.
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Track projects, view interested suppliers and much more.
We have help thousands of buyers to source over 320m components.
We help UK-based subcontract engineering companies to fill capacity and win new business by supplying them with a steady flow of live qualified projects from manufacturing buyers who are looking to speak to them directly. Are you looking for new customers or to diversify? Start by checking out some of the live projects that available right now then book a demo or get in touch and we will be happy to help.
Check out some of the current live projects we have going on.
Receive a steady flow of live enquiries from active manufacturing buyers.
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Suppliers win work, lots of work and here is what some of them say.
We are passionate about the UK manufacturing industry and our goal is to introduce active manufacturing buyers with quality subcontract supplier who go onto become long-term manufacturing partners - and we have achieve this on a daily basis. Why not check out some of the case studies from buyers and suppliers who have used our services in the past and feel free to get in touch if you would like to discuss one of our services.
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Prototyping and full additive manufacturing.
Aluminium and plastic extrusions.
Laser cutting, water jet and gas cutting.
Sand casting, pressure die & more.
Light, heavy and general fabrication.
Fine limit, general & heavy sheet metal.
Milling, turning, multi-axis & more.
Design, manufacture, assembly & more.
Mould tools, jigs and fixtures & more.
Through hole, SMT, cables & more.
Injection moulding, vacuum forming & more.
Wood machining, fabrication & more.
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Drag, Drop, Source is a free sourcing service for manufacturing buyers to upload drawings, project information and approval requirements to receive multiple quotes and lead times from UK-based subcontract engineering suppliers. If you are looking for quotes why not try it out below?
Upload your drawings in almost any format, such as PDF, DXF, DWG, or Solidworks.
Interested suppliers will get in touch with you and provide a quote directly, saving you time.
Use our Buying Platform to track the progress of your project and receive messages from suppliers.
This service is 100% free for buyers to use - this is because we are a supplier-funded network.
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Below you will find a selection of recent manufacturing projects sent into us by the registered manufacturing buyers who are requesting quotes and lead times from Qimtek Supplier Members.
The Qimtek Supplier Network is an engineering directory that lists over 4,000 UK-based subcontract manufacturing suppliers by location, process, approvals and industries served. Below you will find a selection that specialise in this process.