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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.

146 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 146

  1. Drawings count: 2

    Sheet Metal Forming-Metal Spinning

    This client is looking to receive quotes for a spun metal hood in three different materials for a project that they are aiming to have completed this year. The buyer is looking to purchase 10-15 off in each material annually, making this an excellent opportunity to secure repeat work. The parts in question will be used within the oil/chemical/energy sector. Aluminium, Carbon steel, Stainless Steel **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: 1

    Sheet Metal Forming-Deep Drawing

    This client is currently working on behalf of a company who is seeking to develop a device that contains a consumable rod/pod (containing 'active material') to be heated through induction heating. The client would like to speak to suppliers who are capable of producing millions/billions off of this part. Deep drawings has been suggested as the best production method to meet demand, although the client is open to receiving quotes for alternative manufacturing options such as turning and tube laser cutting. **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: 2

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    2000-4000 off of the attached rings are required annually for the next ten years, for end use within the nuclear sector. The client is looking to receive quotes urgently for this work and therefore, interested suppliers are asked to make contact at their earliest convenience to be considered. The lead time is to be discussed with the chosen supplier directly at a later date.

  4. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This buyer is currently looking for the best method of manufacture for a universal probe handle used widely in gas detection. Ideally they will be looking at having these manufactured in high volume (1000's). They will require a few prototypes and they may have redesigns during this process. The buyer is looking for a supplier that can work with them on the part as this will most likely lead to ongoing work. The buyer has suggested Polyethylene as the material, however should a supplier know of alternative or more suitable types of plastic, please include this when quoting. Please Note, that due to the potential volumes of this part, it will also be sent to Qimtek Injection Moulding Suppliers.

  5. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This Qimtek member has been asked to source quotes and lead times for the attached machined flange ring. Material required is Titanium grade 2

  6. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This client, a company spends over £300,000 a year on subcontract engineering, currently seeks a supplier with the capabilities to produce the attached set of components. This project involves cutting, folding, drilling and welding with the items to be supplied with zinc plate and clear passivate . There is an order to place for this enquiry, making it an excellent opportunity for those with 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.**

  7. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This buyer, within the Oil & Gas industry, is seeking quotes and delivery for the machined components for a mandrel assembly. The buyer is ideally looking for delivery within the next 2-3 weeks. Parts are only to be manufactured- assembly will be completed in house.

  8. Drawings count: 4

    Casting-Investment / Lost Wax

    This new buyer to Qimtek is a leading manufacturing company who offers explosion protection solutions for the material handling and oil & gas industries. They seek a supplier with whom they can build a relationship with on this new project. The material used needs to be an easily machinable carbon steel grade. The buyer would welcome advice and any suggestions surrounding the manufacture and design within this project. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically, with an emphasis on reliability and high quality. As the client spends over £800,000 a year on subcontract fabrication and machining services, there could be scope for the chosen supplier to diversify into additional requirements, once a relationship has been established. **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.**

  9. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This manufacturer of gas analysis equipment, who outsources approximately £150,000 worth of machining work each year, is looking to increase their supplier base with additional and alternative UK-based machinists, and would like to hear from interested parties with quotations for the attached sample components. There is an immediate order to place for these parts, with delivery required by April 21st. This will be a one-off requirement, although the chosen supplier will be asked to manufacture additional, similar components going forward, once a relationship has been established. 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. **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.**

  10. Drawings count: 2

    Full turnkey-Fabrication with Machining

    With an annual spend of over £200,000 each year on bespoke designs, this regular buyer to Qimtek has an enquiry for the attached design of head weldment, which requires various machining and fabrication processes as well as arc welding. Quotes are sought for 67 off, which is the estimated annual requirement. When an order is ready to place, it will be split into monthly call-offs, meaning that this is a fantastic opportunity for long-term capacity fulfilment with a new client. Pricing, on-time delivery and a high-quality product are all important elements of this enquiry.

  11. Drawings count: 1

    Full turnkey-Machining with Fabrication

    This company is looking for a supplier to make and assemble the attached design to form a head weldment, on behalf of their client. Quotes are sought for 17 off at this time. Pricing, a high-quality end product and on-time delivery are all important factors within this enquiry, which may also lead to similar, additional work, including repeat orders of this design for the chosen supplier.

  12. Drawings count: 1

    Full turnkey-Fabrication with Machining

    With an outsourcing spend of over £200,000 on bespoke designs, this company is looking for quotes for 30 off of the attached design of head weldment on behalf of their client. Machining and fabrication processes are required for this enquiry, along with welding and full assembly. A good price, on-time delivery and a good quality end product are all key factors within this project, with scope for further work for the chosen supplier once a relationship is established.

  13. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This precision engineering manufacturer is currently quoting for an enquiry and requires the assistance of a supplier to manufacture and undertake the appropriate VAM threading required within the attached components. Although there is no immediate order to place for this enquiry, should they be successful in their tender, there will be an order to follow, which is to be repeated throughout the length of the project. 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.

  14. Drawings count: 2

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

    With an impressive outsourcing spend of over £1 million per year on fabricated designs, this company has an order to place for the 4 attached assemblies of drum seal components, which will be used within the energy sector. This is an updated design of legacy parts for which the client has no supplier. They are looking for a single source supplier who is able to complete all the processes in house including profiling, drilling, sheet forming and welding. Quotes are required for 1 off and 3 off assemblies as directed, with ongoing work also possible once a relationship is established. Pricing and quality are important however, delivery is priority with the assemblies ideally to be delivered within 4 weeks of order placement.

  15. Drawings count: 3

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

    This new buyer to Qimtek specialises in the design and manufacture of specialist systems and components for the nuclear sector. They seek a new supplier for the attached clips and clamps. The buyer behind this enquiry has a sizeable outsourcing spend of £100,000 per annum on fabrication 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.

  16. Drawings count: 7

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This buyer seeks a new supplier to assist with the manufacture of a selection of machined stainless steel components. This company spends over £150,000 a year on subcontract machining and is keen to hear from those who are interested in partnering with them for the project in question. This enquiry involves aspects of milling, drilling, turning and electron beam welding, with the ideal candidate able to complete all processes in-house. The successful supplier will receive both ongoing and additional opportunities for work from the client.

  17. Drawings count: 0

    Casting-Investment / Lost Wax

    This new buyer to Qimtek is a leading manufacturing company who offer explosion protection solutions for the material handling and oil & gas industries. They seek a supplier with whom they can build a relationship with on this new project. The work will involve developing the client's drawings using AutoDesk Inventor, as well as machining and fabricating a new twin wall part to go into one of their existing fabrications. The materials used need to be an easily machinable carbon steel grade. The buyer would welcome advice and any suggestions surrounding the manufacture and design within this project. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically, with an emphasis on reliability and high quality. As the client spends over £800,000 a year on subcontract fabrication and machining services, there could be scope for the chosen supplier to diversify into additional requirements, once a relationship has been established.

  18. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    A Qimtek member seek a new supplier who can machine the attached spindles. This enquiry involves aspects of turning, threading and drilling, with the ideal candidate able to complete all processes in-house. The successful supplier will receive both ongoing and additional opportunities for work.

  19. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This company specialises in the renewable energy sector and has an order to place for two different sizes of boss, both of which are to be made from steel. Quotes are required for 10 off of one size and 6 off of the other, with scope for future work in addition to this initial enquiry. Delivery, pricing and quality are all key elements within this project.

  20. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    With a spend of over £50,000 per year on subcontract manufactured designs, this company has an urgent order to place for a cyclone separator, which will be used to separate sand and sea water for the oil & gas industry. Quotes are required for the complete manufacture and assembly of 5 off and 10 off, with the parts to be made from Duplex. The buyer has confirmed that it is crucial that the connecting end pieces are accurate to the drawings, but there is scope to amend the size and shape of the body if this creates a better design overall. The buyer is open to suggestions to make the manufacturing process more efficient. Once this order is complete, there is potential for additional work to follow, although the exact details are unknown at this time. Therefore, this is a great opportunity for a company that specialises in this type of machining. Reliable delivery is paramount for this particular enquiry and pricing is also key.

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