Qimtek

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.

11 Projects

Displaying 1 - 11 of 11

  1. Drawings count: 1

    Plastic & Rubber-Vacuum Forming

    This buyer is currently seeking a supplier to undertake the vacuum forming of a canopy for large radio-controlled aerial gliders. At this stage, the only available information is the attached photo of what is required; however, the client is very keen to speak to suppliers who can assist. This is a one-off requirement and the buyer is looking for advice on the most economical method of manufacture for this design. **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. Please also be mindful that there may be a delay in buyer response due to widespread remote working.*

  2. Drawings count: 1

    Sheet Metal Forming-Fine Limit Sheet Metal (up to 2mm)

    This company urgently requires quotations for the manufacture of a stainless steel bullnose edging. The client is keen to speak to suppliers who have immediate capacity available to assist with this enquiry, with quotes required for 1 off at this time. Suppliers are asked to make contact with the buyer as soon as possible if they can assist. **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: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    Countersinking and chamfering of free-issue plates is needed, on behalf of a company that spends over £85,000 a year on subcontract machining services. The parts in question are destined for end use within a truck & transportation application, with quotes required for 36 off at this time. Delivery is required by mid-November, making this a good fit with suppliers who have immediate capacity to fill. **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. Please also be mindful that there may be a delay in buyer response due to widespread remote working.**

  4. Drawings count: 6

    Fabrication-General Fabrication (over 1 tonne)

    A supplier is urgently required to produce a frame which will be used to transport an art sculpture. The client is ideally looking for delivery on the 8th or 9th June making this ideal for companies with immediate capacity to fill. As well as providing images for reference purposes, the client has advised that the sculpture measures approximately 600cm x 320cm x 320cm and that the frame will need to measure approximately 700cm x 420cm x 390cm. Those who can assist are urged to make contact with the buyer at their earliest available opportunity. **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.**

  5. Drawings count: 1

    Full turnkey-Machining with Fabrication

    This Qimtek member is currently over capacity - as such, they have a requirement for the attached set of parts. They are looking to work with an external supplier who has the capacity to machine and fabricate the attached parts for use within the transport sector. Although there is no immediate order to place, the buyer is currently quoting for the whole enquiry and it does appear that the order may come to fruition in the near future. This will be repeated going forward in line with end-client requirements, but as each order is bespoke and would require different frames for different installations, the batch quantity and frequency is not known at this stage.

  6. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Architectural Steelwork

    This buyer, whose annual spend exceeds £250,000 a year on outsourced fabrication, currently requires a supplier who is able to produce the attached gantry & staircase. There is an order ready to place for this enquiry, with the opportunity for additional, similar work to follow. Delivery is to be discussed with the client directly and suppliers working within the buyer's local region will be seen favourably owing to the scale of the work when completed.

  7. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This company specialises in monitoring solutions within many different transportation sectors and requires quotes for the attached tilt sensor body and cover, to be made from HDPE plastic. Quotes are sought for 500, 1000 and 2000 off of each component. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically, offer reliable delivery and provide a high-quality end product. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward.

  8. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Milling, High Volume

    This Qimtek member is looking for a supplier to machine these new designs of blocking and solenoid plates from solid aluminium, which will be used as part of door locking mechanisms for security vehicles. Quotes are required for 2 off initial samples, followed by 900 off per year, which will be in called off in batches of 150 off. Quality and pricing are the most important considerations within this enquiry.

  9. Drawings count: 1

    Sheet Metal Forming-Press brake work

    This buyer, a manufacturer of commercial truck bodies, is looking for a supplier who can produce a large selection of pressed aluminium curtain side pillars, header profiles & rear pillar profiles. This project incorporates a variety of materials, with quotes required for batch sizes ranging from 20 off to 1100 off per part. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, with both ongoing and additional work to follow.

  10. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    This design house has an annual machining spend of approximately £400,000 and is currently looking for possible suppliers who can urgently machine the attached aluminium low slung parts, to be used in a small rail system. There is an immediate order to place for the parts in question, which is to be repeated shortly after the initial order at a similar quantity and then again later this year at a much larger volume, making this a great opportunity for suppliers looking to fill immediate and short-term capacity.

  11. Drawings count: 3

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

    This client,a new buyer to Qimtek specialising in bespoke cases for transportation, seek a new supplier for the attached mount plates and clamps. Reliable lead-times of 7 days and good value pricing is very important for this enquiry. Those that are interested in being considered for this job are asked to make contact with the buyer directly ; in addition, this enquiry could result in further opportunities once quality and reliability have been proven.