Process: General Fabrication (over 1 tonne)


General fabrication refers to common types of processes when working in plate.
General fabrication usually includes all common ways to work sheet metal; normally cutting, press brake work , treatment and assembling. In this category, the sheet metal's thickness ranges from 6 to 15 mm. Other thicknesses can be found in the general sheet metal or heavy fabrication categories. The material used in general fabrication is a thicker piece of sheet metal. Still, this means its length and width is considerably larger than its width.

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General Fabrication (over 1 tonne) projects for quote

  1. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-General Fabrication (over 1 tonne)

    This buyer is looking for quotes and delivery on the attached fabricated part. There is no specific WPS/WPQR. Nor is there specific material grade apart from that it must be a steel that can withstand a downward force of 100kg, so welds should be of medium standard.

  2. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-General Fabrication (over 1 tonne)

    This new buyer to Qimtek is looking for quotes for the attached design of frame, which forms the outside of a components washer. Quotes are needed at this time for 1 off frame which is to be made from a combination of box section and sheet, and requires assembly, welding and powder coating processes. The buyer has also intimated they are looking for a supplier who can also manufacture further elements to this washer design, including doors, panels, roller shutters and chambers. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a new client to manufacture large framework, as well as other parts of this design going forward. **Due to the current health climate, we ask that you only submit a quotation for this project if you are in a position to fulfil the requirement.**

  3. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-General Fabrication (over 1 tonne)

    Outsourcing approximately £75,000 worth of fabrication work each year, this manufacturer of heat exchangers is in need of additional suppliers who are interested in manufacturing the attached light guard assembly. With an immediate order to place for this one-off requirement, the buyer has advised that due to increased turnover, the chosen supplier will be asked to manufacture additional, similar assemblies going forward. Please note that assembly is not required for this enquiry.

  4. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-General Fabrication (over 1 tonne)

    A manufacturer of material handling equipment, who spends a massive £1million a year on outsourced fabrication services, is looking to collaborate with a third party for production of the attached cross beam, roof and panel assemblies. The client is currently looking to review their preferred supplier for these units and subsequently, they seek quotes for them to be cut, folded, bent and welded from mild steel and supplied painted grey. There is an ongoing demand for these assemblies and the buyer would like to hear from new suppliers that are able to facilitate long-term supply, whilst offering both quality and good value. IMPORTANT: There is a non-disclosure agreement running with this enquiry. Please print this off, complete ALL sections, sign and date it and return the page to sourcing@qimtek.co.uk or fax 01256 394600, Once received, all drawings and documents will be released to your account.

  5. Drawings count: 3

    Fabrication-General Fabrication (over 1 tonne)

    This client, a designer of bespoke interiors, currently seeks a supplier with the capabilities to produce the attached large frame and associated brackets. This project calls for the cutting, welding and assembly of mild steel and aluminium sheet, box section and bar, which is to be supplied with a gold coloured translucent lacquered finish. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, with the opportunity for additional work to follow moving forward.

  6. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-General Fabrication (over 1 tonne)

    This regular Qimtek buyer has an outsource spend of over £100,000 each year on fabrication work. They have an order to place for this design of anchor stillage which will be used within the construction industry. Complete supply and assembly is required. Quotes are sought for 24 off stillages to be made using box section, with scope for future work to follow in addition to this initial enquiry. Pricing and quality are both critical elements within this project.

  7. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-General Fabrication (over 1 tonne)

    This company specialises in automation and technology for several different industries and has an order to place for the full manufacture of the attached design, which will form part of machinery to be used within a paper mill. This is being requested to directly replace the part which is currently being used within the machinery. Quotes are required for 1 off with full assembly included. Pricing and quality are key factors within this requirement. This may also lead to similar, ongoing work once a new supplier is found.

  8. Drawings count: 5

    Fabrication-General Fabrication (over 1 tonne)

    This company has an immediate order to place for these large aluminium planters with steel panels, which will be used as street furniture. Laser cutting and welding processes are required and quotes have been requested for 8 off. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward.

  9. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-General Fabrication (over 1 tonne)

    This client currently seeks a supplier to assist in the manufacture of the attached frame and associate components. This project incorporates elements of sheet metal forming, cutting and welding, with a variety of finishes required. Those that are interested in being considered for this job are asked to make contact with the buyer directly to discuss; in addition, this could result in further opportunities once quality and reliability have been proven.

  10. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-General Fabrication (over 1 tonne)

    IMMEDIATE CAPACITY SOUGHT FOR URGENT PROJECT! This buyer, who has a massive £350,000 annual spend on subcontract fabrication work, seeks a supplier with immediate capacity who can undertake an urgent project on their behalf. A prompt response is vital, as due to its urgency, this project will be awarded as soon as the right supplier is found. The chosen supplier will be required to undertake the manufacture of the attached box section, for use within the construction industry. This company regularly has urgent enquiries of a similar nature and therefore, those who respond promptly and can offer good quality, as well as a fast turnaround, will be seen favourably.

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