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Qualified subcontract engineering projects

Are you looking to grow your business with new long term customers from the manufacturing industry?

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.

256 Projects

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  1. Drawings count: 2

    Electronic / Electrical-Design, Development & Prototyping

    This innovation manufacturer is looking to expand their profile into home alert systems and would like the assistance of a supplier who can manage the design of the PCB required within this system. The buyer is looking to get started with this project as soon as possible and will need to work with the chosen supplier; therefore, please be aware that final production may take some time. This will be a one-off requirement, with possible enhancements/future development required.

  2. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, High Precision

    This manufacturer, who pioneers the development of autofocus lenses and currently spends approximately £500,000 on outsourced machining each year, would like to hear from suppliers who can assist with the immediate and ongoing production of the attached bushes and grubscrews. This order is to be repeated in higher quantities going forward, as the initial order will need to be tested before full production can commence.

  3. Drawings count: 0

    Woodworking-Wood Fabrication

    This client, a manufacturer of eco-friendly wooden products, seeks the assistance of a supplier with modern planing capabilities for an ongoing project. The successful supplier will be required to plane free-issue material into lengths of approximately 3m x 2.5mm x 200mm, with the free-issue material being provided in approximate sizes of 3m x 40mm x 200mm.

  4. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This manufacturer of plumbing hand-tools, who outsources approximately £10,000 worth of machining each year, is in need of a turning supplier who can assist with the manufacture of the attached clamps. There is an immediate order to place for this stock order enquiry, which is to be repeated every two to three years.

  5. Drawings count: 3

    Plastic & Rubber-Rubber Moulding

    This design house, who has historically assisted OEMs with their bespoke orders, is now looking at launching a range of their own products to be sold to consumers. Therefore, they require the assistance of a moulding supplier who works with Silicon, who can manage both the initial moulding and ongoing production of the attached sleeve. The buyer is hoping to get this product to market before the end of the year. 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.

  6. Drawings count: 8

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This client, a manufacturer of eco-friendly wooden products, seeks the assistance of a supplier to manufacture 3 types of animal plates. The successful supplier will be required to machine the attached designs from free-issue kiln dried beech and supply the items with a high-quality, smooth finish. The client requests quotes for 100/250/500/1000 off of each item; therefore, this is an excellent opportunity to secure ongoing work moving forward. Wood will be supplied to a minimum thickness of 35mm and at least 220mm wide by approximately 3 metres. If it would be preferable to supply planed and in smaller lengths, then this can be arranged. IMPORTANT: There is a non-disclosure agreement running with this enquiry. Please print this off, complete ALL sections, sign and date it and return ALL pages to sourcing@qimtek.co.uk or fax 01256 394600. Once received, the drawings and documents will be released to your account.

  7. Drawings count: 3

    Sheet Metal Forming-Spring Manufacturing

    This manufacturer of autoglasses & lenses is developing their product further and would like to hear from suppliers who can assist with the initial pre-production phase, as well as ongoing production. Currently outsourcing approximately £250,000 worth of fabrication and associated work annually, the attached spring is sought from a reliable supplier with good communication. There is an immediate order to place, which will be repeated approximately every 5 weeks going forward, with quantities expected to increase in the future.

  8. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Etching

    This manufacturer of autoglasses & lenses is developing their product further and would like to hear from suppliers who can assist with the initial pre-production phase, as well as ongoing production. Currently outsourcing approximately £500,000 worth of machining work annually, the attached parts are to be etched rather than lasered, in order to prevent scorch marks. The ideal supplier will be be able to deliver on schedule, as well as maintaining good communication. There is an immediate order to place, which will be repeated approximately every 2 months going forward. 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.

  9. Drawings count: 6

    Plastic & Rubber-Injection Moulding

    This manufacturer of cameras and camera accessories is interested in hearing from suppliers who can assist with a new range of glass holders for both initial and ongoing production. There are various sizes required in the long term, but initially the buyer is looking for quotations on the largest size, with the manufacture of the smaller ranges to follow. Although there is no immediate order to place for this enquiry, the buyer is hoping to go to market with these parts at the end of September and therefore, the initial order is expected to be placed mid to late July. This is to be repeated on a yearly basis going forward.

  10. Drawings count: 1

    Profiling-Plasma Cutting

    This new client is looking for a supplier to profile UK maps from fine limit sheet metal, ranging from 0.5mm to 1mm thick, which will be finished in-house and used to create personalised gifts on sale to the general public. Pricing is vitally important, and the client is very happy to work with the chosen supplier to discuss the most suitable process to use, whether that's plasma or water jet cutting or another process; the best material to use, as well as the material thickness to get the best result. An initial order will be placed for 1 off, with a view to placing an order of approximately 30 off once the initial sample has been tested, with more orders to be placed on an ongoing basis should the end product sell well.

  11. Drawings count: 6

    Machining-CNC Machining, Medium Volume

    This buyer, a manufacturer of carbon fibre products who spends over £50,000 a year on bespoke machined components, is looking for a supplier to produce the attached aluminium "tattoo jigs". This project incorporates aspects of milling, drilling and threading, with all helicoils fitted and holes tapped as per drawing. There will be an order to place once samples are provided with the potential for ongoing work to follow.

  12. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    The attached cylinders are required as part of an installation for the signage industry, on behalf of a company that spends over £20,000 a year on bespoke machined parts. This is a legacy component for which there is currently no supplier in place; subsequently, the client would like to speak with interested vendors for an immediate order to place now. Similar items may also be required at a later date, meaning that there is scope to develop and ongoing business relationship.

  13. Drawings count: 2

    Extrusions-Machining of Extrusions

    This client is looking for an additional supplier to machine free-issue aluminium extrusion in order to produce high quality whistles. Due to the nature of this product, the accuracy of the machining is critical as this can affect the pitch of the whistles when played. Good value pricing is also very important for this enquiry, suppliers are asked to quote their best prices without jeopardizing manufacturing quality. Quotes are sought for 200 off every 2-3 months, this could result in further opportunities once quality and reliability have been proven. Those that are interested in being considered for this job are asked to make contact with the buyer directly.

  14. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Fabrication with Machining

    This client, a prestigious manufacture of lock and latches who spends £1million a year on outsourced manufacture, seeks a supplier who is able to produce the attach handles. These are to be produced from aluminium and require bending and tapping. The clients current supplier is unable to fulfill this order due to machine breakdown, as such an opportunity has arisen for a new supplier to complete production. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry which could lead to ongoing work should a suitable price be received.

  15. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This well-known perfume manufacturer is currently seeking a machinist who can assist with a new design of lids for their perfume bottles. Suppliers input is sought surrounding the exact grade of plastic to be used, although black Nylon has been suggested. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry which is expected to be repeated going forward, although the batch frequency is not currently known.

  16. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This company, who specialise in the manufacture of water softeners, seeks a new supplier for the machining of PVC spacers. Due to short client lead times this is an urgent project, meaning that adherence to tolerances is critical, along with delivery and pricing. This will be an ongoing requirement, with an immediate order to place for 1,000 off.

  17. Drawings count: 6

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    A new buyer to Qimtek, specialising in strategy board games, seek a new supplier for the attached clear plastic joiners, tiles and covers. These parts will be used for a new launch on their play system. They are currently looking to form a relationship with a new supplier for manufacture of these new designs, with the possibility of similar work being made available moving forward. A speedy delivery of 2 weeks is critical for this company; therefore, interested parties are asked to make contact with the client directly to be considered.

  18. Drawings count: 4

    Design & Development-Design, Mechanical

    This jewellery design and manufacturer is looking for a supplier who can assist with both the design and manufacture of a desktop wire-cutter. As well as initially being utilised for personal use, the buyer is also planning to make this product available to other jewellery manufacturers; therefore, they seek a supplier with whom they can build a long-term business relationship. In addition, supplier input is sought surrounding the optimum materials to be used within this product.

  19. Drawings count: 3

    Sheet Metal Forming-General Sheet Metal (2mm to 6mm)

    This online supplier of Airsoft body armour currently has a range of rubber and plastic armour plates in their catalogue; however, they are now looking to introduce a range of metal-based plates to this range. At this stage they are currently considering both steel & aluminium designs and would be keen to hear from suppliers interested in assisting them with this requirement. The plates will need to be pressed, with a multi-curve design as per the drawing provided. There is an immediate order to place for the prototypes, which is then to be followed by a small initial order, with a view to having order volumes repeat and increase later in the year. 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.

  20. Drawings count: 5

    Fabrication-Tube Bending & Manipulation

    This online education and healthcare facilities retailer currently has the attached items manufactured overseas and would like to hear from UK suppliers capable of assisting them with ongoing production moving forward. There is an immediate order to place for these parts which will be repeated in similar, or increasing production quantities. The units are required at the supplier's earliest convenience and therefore, quotes from those who can offer a short lead time will be viewed favourably. The order frequency does vary throughout the year, but on average, these quantities are repeated on a monthly basis.

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