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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.

182 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 182

  1. Drawings count: 2

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    This manufacturer of signs is looking for the assistance of an external supplier who can undertake the laser cutting of a selection of steel plates. Quotes are required on 10 off across the set and the client has an immediate order to place for their production. The ongoing nature of the work means that the successful member wins not only the job in question, but also a new long-term customer that spends £15,000 annually in the subcontract fabrication market.

  2. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This shopfitting specialist has received an immediate order for the attached display tables and would like to hear from Qimtek suppliers who are capable of producing the metalwork required. Currently outsourcing approximately £40,000 worth of fabrication each year, the buyer has an immediate order to place for this enquiry. This is a one-off requirement, although the chosen supplier may be asked to assist within additional, similar project going forward.

  3. Drawings count: 1

    Full turnkey-Fabrication with Machining

    With a combined machining and fabrication spend of over £125,000 each year on bespoke designs, this furniture company is looking for one supplier to take on the production of a perch bench, which will be used in public spaces. Quotes are required for 600 off perches, which are to be ordered in batches of 100 to 200 each time in 2-weekly intervals once the first batch is delivered. Pricing and quality are both key factors within this enquiry. Those that are interested in being considered for this job are asked to make contact with the buyer directly to discuss; in addition, this could result in further opportunities once quality and reliability have been proven, making this a project not to be missed.

  4. Drawings count: 1

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

    This kennel manufacturing company is currently looking for a supplier who can assist with the immediate - as well as ongoing - production of the attached checker cat-steps. Currently outsourcing approximately £100,000 worth of fabrication work annually, the client has advised that there is an immediate order to place for the initial quantity indicated, as well as ongoing work to be repeated in line with customer orders.

  5. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Milling, High Volume

    This company specialises in the fabrication of street furniture and has an order to place for this brushed stainless steel frame base, which will be used as part of a perch bench. Quotes are required for 1200 off and the client has also advised that this will be an ongoing requirement. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward.

  6. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    Destined for end use within a signage application, the attached insert is to be quoted in batches of 350 off. The company behind this enquiry spends in excess of £50,000 a year on subcontract machining services. They require this new design to be manufactured to a high standard of quality, with good value also an important consideration. The ongoing nature of the work makes this an opportunity to win a new long-term customer, as well as the work in question.

  7. Drawings count: 1

    Plastic & Rubber-Rotational Moulding

    This start-up company specialising in electrical lighting seeks a new supplier for the attached charging lamps. 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.

  8. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    This company is a designer and manufacturer of luxury furniture that spends an average of £20,000 a year on bespoke machined parts. They are looking for the assistance of a supplier that can machine consistent contours into free-issued acrylic sheets. This is a new design and joint venture with the designer and their client; therefore, they would like to have a supplier in place to be able to move forward with. There is an order to place for this enquiry which is currently a one-off requirement, although if this range is successful, it will be repeated on a call-off basis in line with orders.

  9. Drawings count: 15

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

    A Qimtek member, who is currently overloaded, has a requirement that is outside of their in-house capabilities. They are looking to work with an external supplier who has the capacity to fabricate the attached frames for use within wardrobe installations. 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. 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.

  10. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This designer of bespoke furniture, who has a yearly outsourcing spend that tops £20,000, would like to hear from suppliers interested in assisting with the machining of the attached range of threaded components. This is currently a one-off requirement for a bespoke design, although it may lead to future orders of the same parts which will still be low quantities as they are order-driven. This project may also lead to additional enquiries of a similar nature for the chosen supplier, once a relationship has been established.

  11. Drawings count: 6

    Profiling-Water Cutting

    This startup furniture manufacturer is currently exploring the best manufacturing method for their first range of products, with the required components to be attached to their furniture. The buyer has explored various manufacturing options but would now like to hear from possible profiling suppliers, as this seems to be best method to move forward with. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, which is expected to be repeated in increasing quantities going forward in line with customer demand.

  12. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    Folding, bending & cutting of frames is needed, on behalf of a construction buyer with a sizeable £300,000 annual spend on outsourced fabrication work. The attached frames are for an internal table leg and need to be supplied with a smoothed finish. The client is keen to partner with a supplier of this design, of which they expect to order 1 off - if the performance is successful, there will be a further order. This makes it a potentially substantial project for the right supplier. Those that have the required capabilities and the ongoing capacity available are asked to make contact with the buyer to express their interest, quoting their best price and lead time.

  13. Drawings count: 3

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

    A Qimtek member who is currently overloaded has a requirement that is outside of their in-house capabilities. They are looking to work with an external supplier who has the capacity to fabricate brackets on their behalf. The client has advised that they may have similar projects throughout 2020/21, with which the successful supplier will be asked to assist.

  14. Drawings count: 8

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    A Qimtek member who is currently overloaded has a requirement that is outside of their in-house capabilities. They are looking to work with an external supplier who has the capacity to fabricate tables and stools on their behalf. The client has advised that they may have similar projects throughout 2020 with which the successful supplier will be asked to assist.

  15. Drawings count: 10

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

    A Qimtek member who is currently overloaded has a requirement that is outside of their in-house capabilities. They are looking to work with an external supplier who has the capacity to fabricate leg frames for double beds on their behalf. Although this is a one-off requirement, the client has advised that they may have a similar project in the near future, with which the successful supplier will be asked to assist.

  16. Drawings count: 4

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

    A two-week lead time is an essential element of this project, which calls for the production of side stops and extensions. Spending a massive £500,000 a year in the subcontract fabrication sector, this company requires quotes on this design for end use within a medical application . Moving forward, orders for larger quantities of 50 off will be placed with the successful supplier and owing to the abundance of fabrication work outsourced by the client, there could be scope to grow the relationship further.

  17. Drawings count: 8

    Woodworking-Wood Fabrication

    This manufacturer of washroom furniture is currently looking for potential UK suppliers who can assist with the ongoing production of the attached stools. Having already had samples manufactured abroad, the buyer is hoping to keep the ongoing manufacture of these units within the UK and would like to hear from suppliers who have the capacity and capabilities to undertake long-term production. There will be an order to follow, with an estimated monthly requirement of 3000-4000 units at full production.

  18. Drawings count: 9

    Plastic & Rubber-Injection Moulding

    This manufacturer of washroom furniture is currently looking for potential suppliers who can assist with the ongoing production of the attached bathroom stools. Having already had samples manufactured abroad, the buyer is hoping for long-term production of the stools to be kept within the UK. Therefore, they would like to hear from suppliers who have the capabilities and capacity to assist on an ongoing basis.

  19. Drawings count: 7

    Woodworking-Wood Fabrication

    This retail display manufacturer who outsources approximately £50,000 worth of wood fabrication each year, is in need of a supplier who can assist with the manufacture of the attached range of display units to be made from a combination of wood, steel and glass. At this stage, indicative prices are sought, but if the buyer is successful in their tender this will be followed by an immediate order. Although this is a one-off requirement, the chosen supplier will be asked to quote for similar requirements going forward.

  20. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Medium Volume

    This lighting manufacturer is currently in need of a supplier who can assist with the machining of wooden bases, which will be required for a new range of wall lighting units. Currently spending approximately £50,000 on outsourced machining each year, there is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, which is to be repeated approximately 4-6 times per year.

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