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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.

69 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 69

  1. Drawings count: 6

    Plastic & Rubber-Vacuum Forming

    This company has an immediate order to place for vacuum formed components to make small craft used in the marine industry, which will be used to house a PCB. Quotes are required for 3 off of each component initially, followed by future orders of larger quantities. The ideal supplier will be able to offer reliable delivery and once a relationship has been established, further projects could be made available in addition to this initial requirement.

  2. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This company operates across many industries and outsources over £40,000 worth of machining work every year. They have an immediate order to place for stainless steel adaptors, which will be used within fuel tanks in tug boats. This project incorporates elements of turning, threading, boring and milling, with quotes required for 50 off. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically and provide a highly accurate, quality end product. Once a relationship has been established, further projects could be made available in addition to this initial requirement.

  3. Drawings count: 3

    Plastic & Rubber-Plastic Fabrication

    This is a new project from a university who seek the assistance from a supplier who can aid in the manufacturing on the attached nosecone. This will be for their latest design of human powered submarine and used in an attempt to break a UK speed record. This is innovative design requires a transparent nose cone to be fabricated for the front of the vehicle. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically as-well-as providing a high-quality end product. The client welcomes any advice on material and manufacturing process.

  4. Drawings count: 1

    Casting-Sand Casting

    This new Qimtek buyer, specialising in the manufacture of marine equipment, urgently seeks quotes on the attached flanged castings. The buyer behind this enquiry has a massive out-sourcing spend of £100,000 p/a on their out-sourced machined parts. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically and also provide a high-quality end product. Once a relationship has been cultivated, further projects could be made available in addition to this requirement. There will be an order to place within the next 4 weeks for the chosen supplier.

  5. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Tube Bending & Manipulation

    This design house requires a supplier who can assist with the bending of two free-issued aluminium tubes, which are destined for use on a boat as part of a self-steering column. Although this is a one off requirement, the client outsources an abundance of work and therefore, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to assist within future enquiries.

  6. Drawings count: 5

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    In a bid to return manufacture from overseas, this £50,000-spending company is looking to hear from UK suppliers who are able to provide quotes on the attached roller assembly. The assembly is comprised of three different turned parts which were previously sourced from China, but due to various quality and tolerance issues, the buyer is now seeking a UK vendor. Quotes are required for the supply of complete assembly, samples of the completed part can be provided if required. The quantity breaks required are 100/200/400 off. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically, offer reliable delivery and also provide a high-quality end product. Once a relationship has been cultivated, further projects could be made available in addition to this ongoing requirement. There is an immediate order to place with the chosen supplier. 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.

  7. Drawings count: 4

    Casting-Sand Casting

    Destined for end use within the marine industry, these drawings for a skeleton, box and lid are to be cast from aluminium. Quotes are required for an initial 2 off samples to be delivered in December followed by 30 off each part every 3-4 months starting February 2019, making it an ideal opportunity to fill long-term capacity. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward. This project incorporates elements of sand casting, machining, anodising and powder coating.

  8. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    This Qimtek member is looking for a machinist to manufacture the attached header tank water connection & water hose. Both of these designs are to be made from aluminium, with quotes required for quantities ranging from 200 to 500 off per component. Due to recent price increases, the client seeks a new supplier to undertake this work on an ongoing basis, as well as fulfilling an immediate order.

  9. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    Destined for end use within the marine industry, these end caps are to be made from aluminium, on behalf of a company that spends over £50,000 per year on bespoke machined designs. Quotes are required for an array of low quantities and the client has also advised that this will be an one-off requirement, making it an ideal opportunity to fill immediate capacity. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward.

  10. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    This buyer, who outsources in the region of £200,000 of machining work per annum, is looking for a supplier to produce the attached draw bars from free-issue material. The bars measure up to 1900mm in length and therefore, interested suppliers must have the capabilities to produce components of this size. There is an urgent order to place so this enquiry could be closed early if the right supplier is found. Therefore, those that are interested in being considered for this project are asked to submit their quotation at their earliest convenience.

  11. Drawings count: 2

    Electronic / Electrical-Cable Looms/Harnesses

    The company behind this enquiry - a heating systems manufacturer - is looking to increase their supplier base for the attached cable loom and harnesses which will be used within a new marine application project. The buyer in question, spends in excess of £150,000 per annum on all outsourced electronic parts. They would like to collaborate with a third party who can offer a high standard of quality and reliable 4-to-6-week lead times, as well as being able to satisfy repeat orders as they arise.

  12. Drawings count: 3

    Fabrication-General Fabrication 6-15mm

    Destined for end use within the marine industry, these fork toggles are to be made from free-issue stainless steel, on behalf of a prestigious company that spends over £250,000 per year on bespoke fabricated designs. Quotes are required for 5 off of each size shown on the attached table and only the U-shaped blanks, with no end shape slot or holes, are required. The accuracy of the inside bend radius is critical. These forks have been made and sold by this company for over 20 years and the client has also advised that this will be an ongoing requirement for many more years, making it an ideal opportunity to fill long-term capacity. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward. Please quote for bending of free issue pre-milled bars, and also quote for supply of bars and milling processes included.

  13. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This company operates within the marine industry and has an immediate order to place for turned stainless steel HP adaptors, which will be used within testing equipment for scuba gear. This project incorporates elements of turning and threading, with quotes required for 12 off. The ideal supplier will be able to provide a high-quality end product and once a relationship has been established, further projects could be made available in addition to this requirement.

  14. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This company operates within the marine industry and outsources over £150k worth of machining work every year. They have an immediate and urgent order to place for free issue rods and cylinders. This project incorporates elements of turning, threading and chamfering - the free issue components have already been bored and honed - with quotes required for 1 off for each drawing. The ideal supplier will be reliable and have immediate capacity.

  15. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This company has a prototype requirement for stainless steel modular potting connector tools, which will be used within water crafts for lifeguards and the water sport leisure industry. This project incorporates elements of turning, milling and prototyping, with quotes sought for 1 and 10 off. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically and once a relationship has been established, further projects could be made available.

  16. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    Destined for end use within diving equipment, the attached range of machined parts - including tubes, retaining discs, transmitters and valves - are to be machined from black Delrin. The client would like to establish contact with a buyer who can offer both high quality and a fast turnaround, as they have an immediate order to place for the prototypes. Once testing is completed, larger quantities of 1000 to 2000 off will be ordered. In addition, there could be scope for the chosen vendor to build upon the relationship, as the buyer outsources over £85,000 worth of machining work per year.

  17. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    The attached package of brass designs, including hose connectors, caps, valve seats and valve housings, are to be utilised within diving equipment. Spending in excess of £85,000 a year on subcontract machining services, this company has an immediate order to place for the initial prototypes, followed by larger production quantities once testing is completed. A high level of quality is essential, as is a fast turnaround. Those with the capacity and capabilities to undertake the work are asked to make contact with the buyer directly in order to be considered for this opportunity.

  18. Drawings count: 0

    Machining-Gear Cutting

    In a bid to return manufacture from overseas, this £50,000-spending company is looking to hear from UK suppliers who are able to provide a series of parts for a gear assembly. These designs - including bosses, spindles and spacers, along with the gears themselves - will be used within marine instrumentation. Specifically, the client requires gear cutting to 0.4MOD and seeks a high standard of quality throughout. The large quantities involved makes this a sizeable project and a great opportunity for the right supplier.

  19. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    Due to an in-house machinery breakdown, this Qimtek member is looking for external assistance on an urgent basis. They seek quotes for 1000 off of the attached top hat bolt, with 150-200 off required by the 9th August and the balance the week after. Suppliers that have the turning capacity available to assist are asked to make contact with the buyer at their earliest convenience, including best possible lead time indications along with your quotation.

  20. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    Specialising in subsea telecommunications, this company spends a massive £4million per year in the subcontract machining market. They are currently looking to increase their supplier base for the machining of large titanium components and have an immediate order to place for the attached case. This is one of many ad-hoc projects that the client outsources, meaning that there is plenty of scope for ongoing work once a relationship has been established. Interested suppliers must be able to offer high-quality components and facilitate delivery by the end of the year.

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