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Qualified subcontract engineering projects

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This is a list of projects from manufacturing buyers looking for new manufacturing partners in the UK. Supplier members have access to the drawings and buyer information so they can contact them directly.

28 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 28

  1. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-General Sheet Metal Under 6mm

    The attached bracket will be used for testing water controls within appliances for a new project that the buyer is working on. The company behind this enquiry spends over £110,000 a year in the subcontract fabrication sphere. Their ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically, with an emphasis on reliability and high quality. There is an order to place immediately, with ongoing work available for the chosen supplier.

  2. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    This is an ideal opportunity for a Qimtek member who has immediate capacity to fill, as quotes are currently required for the attached wear blocks. The buyer behind this enquiry works within the appliance industry and has a sizeable outsourcing spend of £70,000 per annum on machining processes. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically, with an emphasis on reliability and high quality. There is an order to place immediately with a supplier who can offer all of the above.

  3. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Machining, Prototyping

    Destined for end use within an automated clothes iron, the attached set of parts are to be machined from a combination of mild steel and aluminium. The company behind this enquiry spends over £100,000 annually on subcontract machining services and seeks a supplier who can provide a fast turnaround on the production of this stopping mechanism, link support, coupling and base. These parts will be used for testing purposes and as the applicable deadlines are fast approaching, the client requests that interested suppliers submit their quotation as soon as possible.

  4. Drawings count: 5

    Machining-Machining, Prototyping

    This domestic appliances manufacturer has an immediate order to place for prototypes of flanges, supports, shafts and rollers. The designs in question will be used within an automated clothing iron and it is essential that interested suppliers are able to offer a fast turnaround, as well as high quality components. Incorporating a number of different materials and processes, including milling and turning, this project will be ideal for flexible suppliers with immediate capacity. The client's £100,000 annual spend on machined parts means that additional opportunities could arise once a relationship has been cultivated.

  5. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Machining, Prototyping

    Inserts, knuckles, blocks and bridges are required for use within an automated clothing iron. The client seeks a fast turnaround on production of the initial prototypes of these designs and therefore, this enquiry may be best suited to those with immediate capacity to fill. Quotes are required for batches ranging from 1 off to 45 off across the set, to be milled and turned from a combination of aluminium and stainless steel. The client is a domestic appliance manufacturer with a sizeable £100,000 spend on bespoke machined parts, meaning that additional opportunities may be made available to the selected vendor once a relationship has been cultivated.

  6. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Prototyping

    The attached set of parts and sub-assemblies, including rails, ribs and spacers, will be used within clothing irons. The client seeks a subcontract supplier who can facilitate a fast turnaround and interested vendors are asked to make contact with the buyer at their earliest convenience. The buyer's £100,000 spend on bespoke fabricated parts means that there may be scope for the chosen supplier to diversify into additional requirements once a relationship has been cultivated.

  7. Drawings count: 5

    Fabrication-Fabrication with Machining

    The attached assemblies involve both cutting and turning processes, before being laser welded as per the drawings provided. These designs will be utilised within cooling units for some newly-designed appliances. Initially, an order will be placed for a smaller sample size, before full production of the larger assembly commences. Delivery is required as soon as possible and therefore, the buyer will favour quotes from suppliers who offer a prompt response and a fast turnaround. As they outsource over £200,000 of fabrication and machining work per year, there is scope for this project to lead to further work.

  8. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Laser Cutting

    The attached male bracket will be used for testing water controls within appliances. The company behind this enquiry spends over £110,000 a year in the subcontract fabrication sphere. They seek quotes for 2000 off, with good quality playing an important role within the project. Quotes from interested parties are to be submitted by the 1st August and the chosen supplier can expect to receive ongoing orders from this company.

  9. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    The attached brass adaptor will be used within appliances. The company behind this enquiry spends over £70,000 a year in the subcontract machining sphere. They seek quotes for 100 off of this part to be turned and threaded, with a two week lead time playing an important role within the project. Quotes from interested parties are to be submitted by the 30th July and the chosen supplier can expect to receive ongoing orders from this company.

  10. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    The two attached brass nuts will be used for testing water controls within appliances. The company behind this enquiry spends over £70,000 a year in the subcontract machining sphere. They seek quotes for 600 off and 1000 off of each part, with good quality playing an important role within the project. Quotes from interested parties are to be submitted by the 1st August and once initial samples have been approved, the chosen supplier can expect to receive ongoing orders from this company.

  11. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Presswork

    A new supplier is sought to produce two pressed components, which have previously been manufactured overseas. The client seeks quotes for quantities ranging from 300,000 to 2,000,000 per year, for which an order will be placed once current stock levels have depleted. This enquiry will be a great fit with those who can offer a KAN-BAN solution; the client's £110,000 annual spend on fabricated parts also means that further opportunities could be made available.

  12. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-General Sheet Metal Under 6mm

    The manufacture of a cranked immersion heater spanner is needed, in order to fulfil a requirement for the appliances sector. The buyer is looking to work with a supplier that can offer good value, with quotes also favoured from those who have ISO 9001 accreditation in place. Suppliers are asked to make contact with the buyer directly to discuss the opportunity.

  13. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-General Fabrication 6-15mm

    Suppliers with immediate capacity are sought, on behalf of a manufacturer of domestic appliances with an immediate order to place. They require a set of prototype parts in this instance, all of which are to be fabricated from stainless steel. Quotes from suppliers that can offer a fast turnaround will be favoured; in addition, the client may look to allocate more of the £100,000 they spend on bespoke fabricated parts with the successful vendor moving forward.

  14. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Prototyping

    With an annual spend exceeding £100,000, this manufacturer of domestic appliances would like to hear from machinists who can produce the attached aluminium and stainless steel components. Initial prototypes are required with some degree of urgency, with high-volume production runs to follow 2 - 3 months later.

  15. Drawings count: 1

    Casting-Die Casting, Gravity

    Suppliers with casting capabilities are sought, in order to assist with the redesign of an aluminium alloy component that has previously been made from plastic. The client is looking to collaborate with a supplier who can offer input and advice surrounding the best method of manufacture, the material grade, the tooling and the cavity amount. Extremely large annual quantities are sought, meaning that interested vendors must be able to undertake projects of a large magnitude. This is a huge opportunity for the right supplier, which is not to be missed.

  16. Drawings count: 3

    Fabrication-General Sheet Metal Under 6mm

    This well-known manufacturer of appliances and electronic equipment is looking to receive quotes for the attached bracket, to be produced from galvanised steel in accordance with the drawing provided. They have an immediate order to place for 2500 off of this item, to be called off in batches of 500 per week. This could lead to long-term, repeatable work for the right supplier, making this an excellent opportunity to add a reputable name to your customer portfolio.

  17. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    The attached clamps will be used within the client's automated assembly line, to enable production of flexible hoses. They seek a supplier who is able to assist with their manufacture, with quotes sought for 1 off of each to be made from mild steel. The buyer spends upwards of £70,000 a year on subcontract machining processes, meaning that additional projects could be extended to the chosen supplier once a relationship has been established.

  18. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    The attached elbows will be used within closed compacts in dishwasher appliances. The client seeks a supplier who is able to assist with their manufacture, with quotes sought on a variety of price breaks. The buyer spends upwards of £70,000 a year on subcontract machining processes, meaning that additional projects could be extended to the chosen supplier once a relationship has been established.

  19. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    The attached brass elbow adaptors & straight adaptors will be used to connect components to a wet testing rig. The company behind this enquiry outsources machining work to the tune of £70,000 per annum. They are looking to work with a supplier that has the capacity available to offer delivery by early February, with quotes required for 10 off at this time.

  20. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    The attached clamps will be used within the client's automated assembly line, to enable production of specialist components. They seek a supplier who is able to assist with their manufacture, with quotes sought in a variety of material options. The buyer spends upwards of £70,000 a year on subcontract machining processes, meaning that additional projects could be extended to the chosen supplier once a relationship has been established.

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