Qimtek

Profile

Qimtek is Britain's largest Manufacturing network and producer of manufacturing-related business-to-business information. 

Every day thousands of manufacturing buyers and suppliers visit Qimtek to access the most up-to-date network of manufacturing contacts in the UK.

Our quick and easy on-line quotation service enables manufacturing buyers to make contact with a vast array of engineering suppliers.

We are dedicated to the development of the UK's manufacturing marketplace, promoting the skills and capabilities of the suppliers that are subscribed to our membership. 

The service is provided by our highly experienced and knowledgeable team, working with sophisticated ‘state of the art technology’. Their aim is to save you both time and money by matching the right supplier for the right job. 

Clients

BAE
Arrow
MOD
Caterpillar
Thales

Contact

Address
The Square
Basing View
Basingstoke
RG21 4EB
United Kingdom
Number of employees
10 - 30
Turnover
£1,100,000

Capabilities

Processes

Materials

    Magnesium
    Copper
    Carbide
    Brass
    Mild Steel
    Bronze
    Other Exotics Materials Not Listed
    Zinc
    Hi Temp Exotic Alloys
    Tool Steel
    Rubber
    Stainless Steel
    Plastic
    Iron
    Titanium
    Aluminium
    Carbon
    Lead
    Carbon steel
    Technical Ceramics
    Other

Approvals

    ISO 9000
    ISO 9001
    ISO 9002
    ISO 9003
    BAE
    CAA
    Ford Q1
    MOD
    FR2000
    CE Marking
    ASME
    Lloyds Registered
    Coded Welding
    ISO 14001
    QS 9000
    AS 9000
    AS 9100
    ISO 3834-2
    FAA
    FDA
    MIL-SPEC
    UL Approved
    TS 16949
    NADCAP
    SC21
    ISO 13485
    IPC Approved
    EN 1090
    ISO 15085-1
    OHSAS 18001

News

"It’s a very valuable service, that saved us quite a bit of time!"

01 Aug 2018 by Qimtek Ltd

Cambridgeshire-based Effie is a start-up company run by engineers, who have a shared vision of abolishing traditional ironing methods. Through extensive research and development, Effie have designed and created the world’s first automated in-home ironing system.

‘Being an R&D firm has its difficulties,’ explained buyer Eren Erturk. ‘Suppliers tend not to quote low volume components and when they do, the costs are far too high.’

"We haven’t stopped singing Qimtek’s praises"

17 Jul 2018 by Qimtek Ltd

R W Armstrong - a GTA member - designs and manufactures the highest quality rifle add-ons and accessories from their base in West Yorkshire. Made using the finest materials, each component is designed with both sport and professional use in mind.

After losing their in-house engineer and following a string of bad replacements, RW Armstrong concluded that they would source a new supplier via Qimtek – a professional buyer tool for the UK manufacturing and engineering industry.

‘We’ve developed relationships with buyers who have gone on to use us directly."

04 Jun 2018 by Qimtek Ltd

Blackhill Engineering is a specialist fabrication and machining subcontractor based in the southwest of England. They have an impressive portfolio of customers spread across multiple sectors, including rail, marine, defence, renewables and nuclear – in fact, owing to their unique 50-tonne lifting capabilities, Blackhill Engineering is an established part of the Hinkley Point C supply chain.

Qimtek to Exhibit at Southern Manufacturing 2018

07 Dec 2017 by Qimtek Ltd

With the CMI index reporting increased diversity in outsourced processes, Southern Manufacturing – which has a heavy electronics presence – is an important event for us to introduce new industry buyers to our subcontract suppliers.

Qimtek Industry News Round up – 28/08/17

01 Sep 2017 by Qimtek Ltd

 ‘This is Engineering’ campaign seeks to change the image of the industry
A national, digital campaign to promote engineering will launch in January 2018. ‘This is Engineering’ is a major campaign by the Royal Academy of Engineering to change perceptions of the profession. It will begin with a series of high-impact videos to challenge young people’s views of engineering, and highlight the role engineering plays in society. Read more...