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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.

54 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 54

  1. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This client has an immediate order to place for the attached adaptors, plates and blocks which will be used together within an industrial machine. This project incorporates elements of turning and milling, with the components in question to be made from mild steel, copper and brass. Quotes are required for between 2 and 20 off of each part as shown in the batch sizes. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically, and offer reliable delivery of the first samples of 2 off each part and 4 off adaptors as quickly as possible, in order to be tested before full production takes place. During main production, regular orders of 10 off parts and 20 off adaptors will be placed on an ongoing basis. Once a relationship has been established, further projects could be made available in addition to this initial requirement.

  2. Drawings count: 1

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

    This monitoring equipment manufacturer is currently developing a new part to be used in monitoring pressure vessels and would like to hear from companies who can assist with the manufacture of the immediate order, as well as the ongoing development and production, which is expected in increasing quantities. In addition, supplier input is required surrounding the thickness of material to be used. This opportunity will be a great fit for those who are looking to boost workload on both a short-term and a long-term basis.

  3. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    Spending a huge £19million each year on machined parts, this client has a requirement for several turned rings, shields and cones which will be used within semiconductor machinery. Target pricing has been provided by the buyer, who has confirmed there is room to increase the minimum order quantity should the target pricing not be able to be met with the quantities shown. The 12 months' usage quantities are shown as a guide, which has been calculated from previous years' usage, so these may change slightly when the order is ready to place. This company is actively looking for new suppliers to increase their preferred supplier list, so this is an excellent opportunity for those seeking long-term relationships with large clients. Please note that due to the confidentiality surrounding these parts, signed NDAs will be forwarded onto the buyer for approval before drawings can be released. Therefore, there may be a short time delay before drawings are released for this reason.

  4. Drawings count: 1

    Sheet Metal Forming-Press brake work

    This Qimtek member is looking for a new supplier to supply tooling and press 1200 off heatsinks per year, to be delivered in quarterly batches of 300 off. The heatsinks will be used within the electronics industry. The ideal supplier will be able to offer reliable delivery, produce the parts economically and provide a high-quality end product; once a relationship has been established, further projects could be made available in addition to this ongoing requirement.

  5. Drawings count: 3

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

    This manufacturer of motors & generators is looking to place an immediate order with a Qimtek member who can facilitate production of the attached components. This work involves cutting and folding, with the majority of components to be made from carbon steel - however, please note that one item is to be made from electrolytic copper. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry which could, in turn, lead to ongoing and additional work moving forward.

  6. Drawings count: 1

    Sheet Metal Forming-Heavy Sheet Metal (6mm+)

    This client has an immediate order to place and is looking for a supplier to fabricate the attached busbars and connections from copper. This project incorporates elements of cutting, bending and silver-plating to finish, with quotes for batches ranging from 1 off to 6 off each part. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically, offer reliable delivery and provide a high-quality end product - once a relationship has been established, further projects could be made available in addition to this initial one-off requirement. Part-quoting will be accepted if all components cannot be manufactured by one supplier.

  7. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Medium Volume

    With an immediate order to place, this company is looking for a supplier to machine the attached spout bushing risers and monoblock connectors from copper. This enquiry will lead to repeatable work once a supplier has been allocated, making it suitable for those with long-term capacity. A certificate of conformity will be required, along with best price, lead time and a high-quality end product. Part-quoting will be accepted if all components cannot be manufactured.

  8. Drawings count: 5

    Machining-Machining, Multi-Axis

    Destined for end use within the semiconductor industry, the attached chamber assemblies are to be machined from solid aluminium, on behalf of a company that spends over £19million per year on bespoke machined designs. Quotes are required for quantities ranging from 8 off to 20 off across the assemblies shown and the client has also advised that this will be an ongoing, annual requirement, making it an ideal opportunity to fill long-term capacity. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward. Please note that due to the confidentiality surrounding these parts, signed NDAs will be forwarded onto the buyer for approval before drawings can be released. Therefore, there may be a short time delay before drawings are released for this reason.

  9. Drawings count: 1

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    This manufacturer of cryogenic equipment, who outsources an average of around £50,000 worth of fabrication each year, is currently looking for a profiling company interested in fulfilling this low-volume order of cut copper plates. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, making it a great opportunity for suppliers with immediate capacity. Although this is a one-off requirement, it may lead to further projects for the chosen supplier in future.

  10. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This client, who operates within the electronics industry, seeks a supplier to manufacture the attached peg. These are to be machined from C110 copper and production involves both turning and drilling processes. There is an immediate order to place with the chosen supplier, which could lead to additional work once a relationship is established.

  11. Drawings count: 2

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    Cutting of copper bus bars is required by a company that operates within the electronics sphere, spending £150,000 a year on subcontract fabrication services. The ideal supplier would operate a fibre optic laser and be able to produce these parts economically, offer reliable delivery and also provide a high-quality end product. Once a relationship has been cultivated, further projects could be made available in addition to this ongoing requirement.

  12. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This buyer, who outsources £500,000 of machining work per annum, requires the attached contact tip support tube to be manufactured from Tellurium copper. This part will be used within the thermal spray sector, with quotes for 10 off required at this time. There is an immediate order to place, with similar work to be made available to the successful supplier moving forward. Therefore, this is an opportunity to win a new long-term customer, as well as the work in question.

  13. Drawings count: 2

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    Destined for end use within the automotive industry, these washers are to be made from copper on behalf of a company that spends around £20,000 per year on bespoke washers. Quotes are required in a range of quantities from 1500 off to 7500 off, to be repeated annually. Suppliers who can offer a kanban service will be looked on favourably. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward.

  14. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Medium Volume

    A new supplier is sought for this legacy contact lever to be made from Chromium Copper, for a manufacturing company who outsources in excess of £175,000 of machining every year. As well as having an immediate order to place, the client is hoping to partner with the successful supplier for the production of customer-driven batches moving forward. The contact lever in question will be in contact with high voltage electricity and therefore, overall quality is paramount. 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: 2

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This company operates within the industrial machinery sector, spending upwards of £300,000 on subcontract machining services every year. They are currently trying to identify a new supplier who is able to assist them with the manufacture of prototype jaw and nose insert sets. This project encompasses both mild steel and beryllium copper parts and the chosen supplier will be required to manufacture these designs economically, with no compromise on quality. In addition to the prototypes, the client also seeks quotes on the production runs that are due to follow once testing has been carried out.

  16. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    Destined for end use within an aerospace application, the attached snake arm spray nozzle is to be machined in an initial prototype batch of 5 off. The client outsources a sizeable £500,000 of machining work annually and seeks a supplier who can offer high quality and reliable delivery. They have an immediate order to place, which could potentially lead to repeat orders once testing is complete. In addition, the client has advised that similar work will be made available moving forward.

  17. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    Outsourcing a sizeable £300,000 worth of machining work every year, this company currently seeks quotes for a multitude of components, to be used within welding pistols. This set of parts - including housings, tubes and dials - comprises a number of different materials and processes, including turning and milling. A supplier is sought who can offer reliable, on-time delivery, with part quotes accepted in the event that all the designs cannot be made by any one vendor. This will be a repeat requirement for the selected supplier and owing to the abundance of work outsourced, it could also lead to additional opportunities once a relationship has been cultivated.

  18. Drawings count: 2

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    Sizeable quantities of an array of laser cut plates and links is needed, on behalf of an electronics manufacturer with an immediate order to place. The overall quality of these parts is extremely important, as well as compliance with the material specifications. In addition to the immediate order, the client will require these items in similar quantities approximately two to three times per year. Their £80,000 annual fabrication spend means that there could also be scope to diversify into additional projects.

  19. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This £70k spending buyer would like to hear from suppliers who can produce 3 copper conductor heads and 3 copper conductor shafts, which are designed to fit together and be utilised within a switchgear application. Those who can offer a suitable turnaround, whilst retaining quality and price will be favoured.

  20. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    Quotes are sought for the production of a copper probe conductor shaft, with 3 off required at this time. The client is looking to expand their existing supplier base for machining work and will favour prompt responses from interested companies. It is vital that the successful supplier is able to offer delivery within three weeks of order placement, as well as a high quality end product. The client outsources £70,000 worth of machining work per year and therefore, similar work will be made available moving forward.

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