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.

13 Projects

Displaying 1 - 13 of 13

  1. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    Outsourcing machining work to the tune of £25,000 annually, this company is currently looking to speak with suppliers who are able to machine a free-issue casting in accordance with the drawing attached. The client has an order to place for the work in question and subsequently, they are keen to gain an understanding of the associated costs and lead times. **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.**

  2. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    This is an urgent turning enquiry for the defence industry. The client seeks quotes for 56 off of the attached spacer runner for testing purposes, followed by September's production volume of 3760 off. The initial order is required as soon as possible and therefore, quotes from companies who respond quickly and offer a short lead time will be seen favourably. **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: 3

    Plastic & Rubber-Plastic Fabrication

    This company works within the defence industry and currently has an immediate requirement for 400 off of the attached plastic hydration pack stop. This is to be made from black ABS plastic in accordance with the drawings provided.The client has also advised that this design may also be required on an ad-hoc basis in future to be used as spare parts. **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.**

  4. Drawings count: 4

    Plastic & Rubber-Injection Moulding

    This company works within the defence industry and currently has an immediate requirement for 400 off of the attached frame. This is to be made from black ABS plastic in accordance with the drawings provided. In addition to the component itself, the client seeks quotes for the applicable tooling. They have advised that this design may also be required on an ad-hoc basis in future to be used as spare parts. **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: 5

    Extrusions-Machining of Extrusions

    This buyer is currently seeking the supply and post machining of the attached component. This part is made from Aluminium Extrusion. The pattern has been provided for in the drawings along with the post machining details. Please include any tooling costs separately.

  6. Drawings count: 3

    Plastic & Rubber-Injection Moulding

    This buyer is currently seeking best method of manufacture for the attached rubber Anti-vibration mounts. This project will also be sent out to Vacuum Forming and Rubber Moulding suppliers. Please can you quote any tooling costs separately.

  7. Drawings count: 2

    Casting-Sand Casting

    This buyer is currently seeking the complete manufacture of the attached T-bolt. The bolt is to be cast, and then finish machined as per the drawings. Please note that this project is also being sent to Machining Suppliers via Qimtek. The Buyer is happy for the casting supplier to project manage and source the finished machining, if this is not available in house. There is an initial order to place for this. The material for the bolt: AISI 4130 Steel, annealed at 865C Please can you include tooling costs separately.

  8. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This buyer is currently seeking the complete manufacture of the attached T-bolt. The bolt is to be cast, and then finish machined as per the drawings. Please note that this project is also being sent to Casting Suppliers via Qimtek. The buyer is happy for the machining supplier to source and project manage the tooling and casting prior to the part being finish machined. There is an initial order to place for this. The material for the bolt casting is AISI 4130 Steel, annealed at 865C. Please can you include casting and tooling costs separately.

  9. Drawings count: 1

    Profiling-Plasma Cutting

    This Qimtek member urgently seeks quotes from supplier who are able to produce the attached 40mm plates from mild steel. There is an immediate order to place for 2 off of these plates with the possibility of ongoing batches to follow.

  10. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Medium Volume

    This spinning supplier, who themselves outsource approximately £250,000 worth of machining each year, is in the process of quoting for the complete manufacture of an assembly. Subsequently, they require the assistance of a machinist who can produce the attached range of components. Quotes are required urgently as the client needs to submit their quotation by 29th November; therefore, interested suppliers are asked to make contact at their earliest convenience. Should the buyer be successful in their tender, this will be followed by an immediate order with delivery sought in the first quarter of 2020. This is then expected to be repeated approximately two or three times per year, with the frequency/quantity set to increase going forward.

  11. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    This Qimtek member has an immediate order to place for the attached steel pins, which will be used within the military. Quotes are required for 130 off at this time. Their current supplier has confirmed a much longer lead time than usual, leading the client to source from outside of their existing supplier base. Further to this initial requirement, the successful vendor may be asked to lend their services to additional projects moving forward.

  12. Drawings count: 2

    Full turnkey-Machining with Fabrication

    This £250,000-spending buyer, who specialises in spinning services, is currently looking for suppliers who can assist with a prospective new order which cannot be completely managed in-house. The ideal supplier will be able to cut the tube as attached, as well as turning and tapping the solid bar. Although there is no immediate order to place, once the client has given approval, there will be an order to follow which will be repeated monthly for at least a year. However, this could be extended if the client is happy with the quality.

  13. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Milling, Medium Volume

    The attached flowmeter cover is required for end use within the defence/military industry. The client is looking for a supplier that has both the capabilities and the capacity to mill, drill and possibly bend this part, which has previously been produced via a casting method. The client spends a sizeable £250,000 a year on machined parts and has advised that there may well be similar work available for the chosen supplier moving forward.