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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.

235 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 235

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Drawings count: 3

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This company operates within the consumer products industry and outsources over £500,000 worth of fabrication work every year. They have an order to place for a new design of trolley system, to be used to hold reels of their existing storage products. This project incorporates elements of fabrication and powder coating, with quotes required for 1 off to 4 off. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically and once a relationship has been established, further orders with repeatable batches could be made available in addition to this initial requirement. This is due to the fact that the buyer is looking for a long term-supplier, as well as production of the initial prototype. 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 caroline.ogden@qimtek.co.uk. Alternatively, please fax your NDA to 01256 394600.

  5. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This company operates within the consumer products industry and outsources over £500,000 worth of fabrication work every year. They have an order to place for a new design to be used to test a new feature of their existing storage products. This project incorporates elements of fabrication and zinc plating, with quotes required for 1 off to 4 off. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically and once a relationship has been established, further orders with repeatable batches could be made available, in addition to this initial requirement.

  6. Drawings count: 3

    Plastic & Rubber-Plastic Fabrication

    This London-based creative design company has previously assisted other OEMs with their own products and now seeks to launch their own range of children's stools. With emphasis being on sustainability and re-usability, these stools are to be made ideally from recycled plastic and are expected to be ordered on an ongoing basis in increasing quantities.

  7. Drawings count: 1

    Woodworking-Wood Fabrication

    This London-based creative design company has previously assisted other OEMs with their products and now seeks to launch their own range of children's stools. With emphasis being placed on sustainability and re-usability, these stools are to be made from plywood and are expected to be ordered on an ongoing basis in increasing quantities.

  8. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This company spends over £100,000 on fabrication work every year and is looking for a new supplier to make the attached benches using stainless steel. Please note the timber sections are not required for this enquiry. Quality of the end product is critical and a large volume of 600 units will be required when rolled out. Quotes are required for 300 off and 600 off as one-off requirements, as well as 100 off as a monthly batch requirement. The client has an order to place and there is also scope for the chosen supplier to win additional work, as well as this initial enquiry.

  9. Drawings count: 2

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

    This Qimtek member seeks a fabrication supplier who can aid in the manufacture of the attached aluminium guards. This enquiry is part of a larger job they are tendering for, should they receive sutible price breaks and lead-times an order will likely follow.

  10. Drawings count: 3

    Sheet Metal Forming-Enclosures

    This enquiry is not to be missed by those who are looking to add a big-spending name to their customer portfolio. Outsourcing over £2million worth of work each year, this furniture company is seeking a long-term supplier for the production of drawers. Cutting, folding and welding is required in accordance with the drawings attached. Owing to the volume of fabrication work outsourced by this company, there is plenty of scope for the chosen supplier to develop the relationship and expand into additional requirements that are similar in nature.

  11. Drawings count: 2

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

    Currently outsourcing approximately £100,000 worth of fabrication each year, this manufacturer of kennels seeks a supplier who can assist with the cutting, folding and welding of the attached stainless steel channels. With an immediate order to place for these parts, the client requires delivery week commencing March 25th and has confirmed that it will be an ongoing requirement for the successful supplier.

  12. Drawings count: 10

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    A sheet metal and fabrication company, who themselves spend a sizeable £300,000 each year on outsourced fabrication services, currently seeks budgetary quotations for a concept design they are working on. Destined for use within a retail environment, a mixture of tube and sheet is needed, along with the welding of the sub-assemblies. In addition, the client also seeks quotes for different finishing options for consideration.

  13. Drawings count: 8

    Fabrication-Tube Bending & Manipulation

    This buyer, a budding designer and manufacturer of furniture, seeks the assistance of a supplier who is able to offer production of the attached chair frame and associated components. This product is a new design for which there is no current supplier. The client is open to supplier input surrounding the design and material specification, in order to reduce production costs. This project involves aspects of tube bending, cutting, welding and a small amount of machining. There is an immediate order to place for 6 off complete units, with further batches of 50/100 off to follow, making this an excellent opportunity for those looking to build an ongoing relationship with a growing company.

  14. Drawings count: 3

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This buyer, a provider of shopfitting solutions who spends £5.7million a year on outsourced manufacture, seeks partnership with a supplier who is able to fabricate the attached desks, table tops, shower enclosures and wall panels. Some components may be sourced off-the-shelf in order to make up the bespoke assemblies - please ensure you review the drawings in-depth, as some items will be dealt with elsewhere. Suppliers are permitted to part quote; however, any party able to offer full manufacture will be seen favourably. This work involves aspects of cutting, bending and welding, with parts to be made from a wide range of materials including mild steel, graphite and MDF.

  15. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Prototyping

    From a manufacturer of home care equipment, the attached eccentric bearing mounts are to be made from mild steel. Quotes are required for 10 off - the client has also advised that this will be a one-off requirement, making it an ideal opportunity to fill short-term capacity. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward.

  16. Drawings count: 1

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

    This start-up company - specialising in bespoke furniture - seeks a new supplier for the attached stainless steel folded cup holder. 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 a supplier who can offer all of the above. The client is very open to suggestions/recommendations to reduce any costs with the manufacturing of this project; therefore, supplier input is highly welcomed.

  17. Drawings count: 4

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    Outsourcing approximately £20,000 worth of fabrication work per year, this design house currently seeks a supplier for the attached "L" section brackets, which are to be cut to length and have Ø 4.5mm holes cut into them for fixing. Quotes are required for several pairs, with each pair consisting of both a left hand and a right hand bracket. This is a bespoke, one-off order, but it may lead to future enquiries for the chosen supplier.

  18. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    This leading manufacturing company, specialising in lighting, spends in excess of £100,000 per annum on bespoke machined parts. They seek a new supplier to work alongside on a new project, which calls for the production of numerous aluminium components. The most important elements for this company are flexibility and reliability, with an emphasis on a high-quality, durable end product. There is no immediate order to place as of yet as they are quoting the work themselves; however, the buyer has advised that this will become an ongoing requirement moving forward, once an order has been confirmed.

  19. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    This company specialises in seating and is looking for a new supplier to machine 500 off of each of the attached turned pivot pins and locking nuts. There is an immediate order to place. These volumes are approximate annual quotas, so it could lead to repeat orders each year going forward once this initial request has been fulfilled. Please quote your best price and lead time to be considered.

  20. Drawings count: 2

    Finishing-Powder Coating

    Destined for end use within the lighting industry, the attached aluminium gear tray requires powder coating to RAL 9016, due to a current lack of in-house capacity. The client in question spends in the excess of £100,000 per year on all outsourced powder coating and seeks an external supplier to assist with this requirement, as well as full production runs of 60,000 parts over the course of 3 years, which will potentially follow shortly. Therefore, this will be an excellent opportunity to fill ongoing capacity and grow your long-term customer base.

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