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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.

210 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 210

  1. Drawings count: 2

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    A designer of bespoke furniture with a yearly outsourcing spend that tops £20,000, would like to hear from suppliers interested in assisting with the profiling of the attached mild steel unit. This is currently a one-off requirement for a bespoke design, although it may lead to additional enquiries of a similar nature for the chosen supplier, once a relationship has been established.

  2. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This client, a manufacturer of bicycle parking solutions who currently outsources approximately £30,000 worth of machining each year, is currently in need of a supplier who can assist them with the manufacture of the attached solid lack-bars. The buyer has previously produced these parts by modifing off the shelf components in-house, however; they are now looking to manufacture their own lock bar and would like to hear from suppliers interested in becoming long-term suppliers of this. Should this exercise prove successful there will be an order to follow shortly. This is expected to become an ongoing enquiry with similar quantities to their current product line moving forward.

  3. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This shopfitting company who outsources approximately £40,000 worth of fabrication a year, would like to hear from suppliers who can manage the complete manufacture of the attached range of gondolas and frames. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry which will be a one-off requirement, although it may lead to additional enquiries of a similar nature for the chosen supplier, once a relationship has been established.

  4. Drawings count: 5

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    This furniture designer, who currently outsources approximately £20,000 worth of profiling each year, is looking to launch a new range of products, and would like to hear from suppliers who can assist with the profiling of free-issued birch ply. The scorch marks left by the laser cutting is the characteristic required for this range. There is an immediate order to place for the initial sample, to be to be repeated in line with customer demand; therefore, quotations are also sought for the expected yearly volumes when sales increase.

  5. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This manufacturer of wooden children's playgrounds is currently in need of a supplier who can assist with the manufacture of the attached range of steel parts. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, with delivery required at the beginning of September or earlier if possible. This is a one-off requirement at this stage, although it may lead to additional, project-driven work for the chosen supplier once a relationship has been established.

  6. Drawings count: 1

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

    This furniture manufacturer who completes all their own woodwork in-house, is currently tendering for a new project that will require metalwork. As such, they are in need of quotations from potential suppliers for the attached components. Although there is no immediate order to place, should they be successful in their tender, the order will follow and is expected to be repeated in increased quantities going forward.

  7. Drawings count: 5

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This property renovator and developer is currently in the middle of renovating a college and is in need of a supplier to assist with the manufacture of the attached desk from mild steel. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, with delivery required by the end of August at the latest. Although this is a one-off requirement, it may lead to additional enquiries for the chosen supplier once a relationship has been established.

  8. Drawings count: 5

    Fabrication-General Fabrication (over 1 tonne)

    This company has an immediate order to place for these large aluminium planters with steel panels, which will be used as street furniture. Laser cutting and welding processes are required and quotes have been requested for 8 off. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward.

  9. Drawings count: 8

    Sheet Metal Forming-Enclosures

    This international sourcing service seeks a UK supplier, who can assist with the manufacture, cutting, and folding of the attached cabinets. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry which is to be repeated going forward on a call-off basis, with approximately 400 units ordered per year. The cabinets themselves are to be used within a range of industries, as the client focuses on workspace storage.

  10. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Fabrication with Machining

    This company is looking for a fabrication supplier to make the attached perches, to be used within public spaces. Outsourcing fabrication work to the tune of £100,000 a year, the buyer currently seeks quotes for 600 off, which will be ordered as three batches of 200 off. Quality, reliable delivery and a good value product are all important considerations within this enquiry. In addition, there is scope for the chosen supplier to win additional work from this buyer, once a relationship has been established.

  11. Drawings count: 7

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

    Destined for the use within the signage and furniture industry, the attached TV shrouds are to be made from mild steel, on behalf of a company that spends in excess of £350,000 per annum on bespoke fabricated parts. The most important considerations for this company are flexibility and reliability, with an emphasis on a high-quality, durable end product. There is an order to place with the chosen supplier who can fulfil the above. Although the quantities are of a low volume, this will be significant repetitive work for the successful supplier going forward.

  12. Drawings count: 2

    Woodworking-Wood Fabrication

    A new buyer to Qimtek, specialising in the manufacture of outdoor play furniture, seeks a new supplier for the attached wooden play units. 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. 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.

  13. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Tube Bending & Manipulation

    This buyer, a company that produces reaching aids and spends £100,000 a year on subcontract fabrication, seeks a supplier to manufacture a large range of tube and box section components. These are currently produced in-house; however, the client wishes to test the feasibility of outsourcing their manufacture. This project incorporates aspects of tube bending, cutting and a small amount of machining, representing only a small cross section of the total work available to the successful supplier. Interested parties are asked to quote their best price and lead times - should a suitable quote be received, this will develop into both ongoing and additional work for the successful vendor.

  14. Drawings count: 3

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This retail store developer, who outsources in excess of £1million worth of fabrication each year, is currently looking for a supplier who can assist with the joinery, metal, acrylic and felt required within the attached drawings. The buyer is currently tendering for this project and therefore, there is no immediate order to place. However, this will be repeated work for the chosen supplier, making it ideal for those who are looking to add a big-spending name to their customer portfolio. 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.

  15. Drawings count: 1

    Woodworking-Wood Fabrication

    This retail shopfitting company, who outsources approximately £40,000 worth of woodworking a year, requires the attached display cases and would like to hear from possible suppliers who are interested in assisting with their manufacture. These cases are to be matte black and supplied with glass shelving and LED spots, in accordance with the attached drawing. Although it is not immediate, there will be an order to place for this one-off enquiry once the buyer's tender is successful. The buyer is also looking to bring on an additional woodworking supplier for future projects, meaning that there is scope to win ongoing work.

  16. Drawings count: 5

    Woodworking-Wood Fabrication

    This shopfitting company, who outsource approximately £40,000 worth of woodworking a year, currently require the attached shelves, panels and plinths. They would like to hear from suppliers who could assist them with the woodworking aspect of this enquiry, as this is something that they cannot manage in-house. There is an immediate order to place for the attached designs to be manufactured from MDF. Despite the fact that this is a one-off requirement, the client has a considerable need for woodworking services and therefore, additional projects may be extended to the chosen supplier once a relationship has been established.

  17. Drawings count: 1

    Sheet Metal Forming-Rolling

    Suppliers with ring rolling capacity are asked to make contact with this buyer - a designer and manufacturer of furniture, with a £50,000 annual spend on subcontract fabrication services. The ring foot will be used within a high stool and is currently required in quantities ranging from 4 to 170 off. Quality and accuracy to the drawings is key, as is the price. There is an initial order to place for 4 off with the chosen supplier.

  18. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This manufacturer of blinds seeks quotations from possible suppliers who can assist with the ongoing production of these turned plastic components. With an immediate order to place, this enquiry is usually repeated twice per year, making this a great opportunity to win a new long-term customer. The chosen supplier may also have additional enquiries made available to them going forward.

  19. Drawings count: 2

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

    This manufacturing consultant is looking for quotations on behalf of their client, for the manufacture of the attached tabletops. Although there is no immediate order to place, once the client decides to move forward, the order will follow shortly. This will be a one-off requirement, although it may lead to additional enquiries of a similar nature for the chosen supplier, making this a great opportunity for suppliers looking to fill short-term capacity.

  20. Drawings count: 3

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This furniture manufacturer who outsources approximately £800,000 worth of fabrication per year, is currently looking for suppliers who can assist with production and powder coating of the attached steel table legs. With an immediate order to place, this enquiry will be repeated going forward, with a few orders expected to be placed every month. Therefore, this is an opportunity to win not only the job in question, but also a new long-term customer.

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