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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.

117 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 117

  1. Drawings count: 2

    Casting-Die Casting, Gravity

    This is an unmissable opportunity to work with a global manufacturer of heavy vehicles and construction equipment that spends over £100,000,000 a year on subcontract casting services. They are looking to partner with a high quality casting supplier, who will join their PSL to assist with a number of ongoing casting projects on their behalf. The attached drawing is an example of the work required; interested suppliers are asked to quote for 80 off per year, with scope to produce similar components once a relationship has been established. This enquiry presents a unique opportunity to add a well-recognised brand to your long-term customer portfolio, as well as to fill ongoing capacity with a variety of interesting production projects.

  2. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    This new buyer to Qimtek specialises in integrator systems for the automotive and aerospace industries. They seek a supplier for the attached pins and bushes, for which there is an immediate order to place. These parts are to be used within the aerospace sector as part of a screw jack system which assists the building of plane wings. Quotes are required for 84 off bushes and 21 off of each of the two sizes of pins. Once a supplier is found, this may also lead to future work in addition to this initial requirement.

  3. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This cryogenics research facility is currently in urgent need of quotations for the attached brass tails. Spending approximately £50,000 per year on outsourced machining, the client has advised that there is an immediate order to place for this enquiry. Although this is a one-off requirement, the chosen supplier may be asked to quote for projects of a similar nature going forward, once a relationship has been established.

  4. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    This client, a prestigious global manufacturer of high-end air guns who spends a massive £800,000 a year on subcontract machining services, seeks a new machining partner to add to their current supplier portfolio. The attached drawings show an example selection of components that will be required on an ongoing basis by the client; interested parties are asked to submit their best price and lead time in order to be considered for this opportunity, with quality of manufacture also being of the utmost importance. The ideal supplier will be able to offer fantastic communication, high quality craftsmanship and competitive pricing. In return, the successful candidate will secure ongoing work from the buyer, with turned items such as the attached required in quantities of up to 20,000 off per annum.

  5. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    This engineering consultant is currently seeking a supplier for turning and knurling of the attached pins. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry and although the long-term frequency is based on sales and not yet confirmed, the work is expected to be repeated two to three times per year in varying quantities.

  6. Drawings count: 1

    Sheet Metal Forming-Presswork

    This manufacturer of bicycles, who generally manufactures in-house, has a new design for a bell which is to be fitted to the bikes going forward. They would like to find a possible UK supplier who is able to assist with the initial prototyping, as well as the ongoing manufacture if successful. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, with delivery required at the supplier's earliest convenience. If this is successful, the work is expected to be repeated in much larger quantities going forward, making this an ideal enquiry for suppliers looking to fill long-term capacity.

  7. Drawings count: 2

    Full turnkey-Machining with Fabrication

    This manufacturer of heat exchanger assembly machinery and equipment, who outsources approximately £350,000 worth of machining each year, would like to hear from suppliers who are interested in manufacturing the attached cassettes. With an immediate order to place for this enquiry, the buyer has advised that this is to be repeated in line with sales requirements, averaging approximately 25 units per year.

  8. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Milling, Medium Volume

    This manufacturer of industrial ovens is currently looking for possible alternative suppliers of their brass door links and would like to receive quotations from interested Qimtek suppliers. Although there is no immediate order to place, the buyer is running low on stock and will be looking to place the order toward the end of November, or early December. This is to be repeated in line with stock requirements, which is usually every six months.

  9. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    This engineering consultant is currently seeking quotations from machinists for the attached components. The billets are to be free-issued to the chosen supplier and require complete machining as per the drawings provided. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry and although the frequency is not yet known, this is expected to be repeated two to three times per year at this stage.

  10. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    Outsourcing £50,000 worth of machining work every year, this company is looking for a supplier to undertake a turning project on their behalf. The attached adaptor is to be ordered in batches of 25 off every year and the client has an immediate order to place for 25 off. The ideal supplier will be able to offer delivery within 4 weeks of order placement. The adaptors will be used within the consumer products sector. The ongoing nature of the work makes this an opportunity to grow your long-term customer portfolio.

  11. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    This client, a manufacturer of fasteners that spends an impressive £500,000 every year in the subcontract machining sphere, currently seeks suppliers to quote for the attached hex bolts. This forms part of a larger job which the client is currently working on and subsequently, they are keen to gather competitive quotations. There will be an order to place once confirmation has been received from the client's end user.

  12. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This client, a manufacturer of fasteners that spends an impressive £500,000 every year in the subcontract machining sphere, currently seeks suppliers to quote on the attached bespoke screws. This forms part of a larger job which the client is currently working on and subsequently, they are keen to gather competitive quotations. There are two designs attached, however, only one design will be required; the client's end user will decide which design at a later stage.

  13. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    This Qimtek member, whose annual outsourcing spend exceeds £10,000, urgently seeks the assistance of a third party who can produce the attached rods. These items are to be produced from CZ121 brass and require turning, chamfering and threading. Quotes are currently sought for 500 and 1000 off with an immediate order to place. The client has advised that they will extend similar projects to the successful supplier once a relationship has been established.

  14. Drawings count: 5

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This client, a provider of box-making courses and manufacturer of high quality boxes, is currently seeking a new supplier to produce the attached hinge. These are to be made from brass, with quality being of the utmost importance. There is an order ready to place for 2,000 pairs with delivery required by January 2020. This would be followed by a further 7 orders of 2,000 off spread over the subsequent months, making a total of 16,000 pairs.

  15. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    This manufacturing consultant is currently in need of a milling supplier who can assist with both the immediate - as well as ongoing - supply of the attached bars, to be used within machinery in the sporting sector. The bars are to be free-issued to the chosen supplier and machined to the drawing specs provided. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, with an expected quantity requirement of 6 per quarter going forward, although this may increase in line with customer demand.

  16. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Spark Erosion

    This manufacturing consultant is currently in need of a supplier who can assist with both the immediate - as well as ongoing - supply of the attached jig body, to be made from free-issue material. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, which is expected to be repeated two to three times per year in similar quantities.

  17. Drawings count: 2

    Sheet Metal Forming-Rolling

    This company is a high-end consumer goods supplier with an immediate rolling requirement. They are interested in building a relationship with a supplier who is able to manufacture the attached wreath rings as per the drawings provided. Once initial samples are approved, the client will look to order the full quantities moving forward, meaning that the successful supplier will win a new long-term customer as well as the work in question.

  18. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This cryogenics research facility is currently seeking quotations for the attached stainless steel components. Spending approximately £50,000 per year on outsourced machining, there is an immediate order to place for this enquiry. Although this is a one-off requirement, the chosen supplier may be asked to quote for projects of a similar nature going forward, once a relationship has been established.

  19. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-CNC Machining, Medium Volume

    This global manufacturer of photonics equipment seeks a supplier to produce a selection of aluminium, stainless steel and brass components. This work involves aspects of milling, drilling and turning, as well as a variety of finishes. The ideal supplier will be able to offer competitive pricing, without jeopardising the quality of the components.

  20. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Medium Volume

    This energy company is looking for a new supplier to make the attached blocks, bushes, pins, rods, wheels and handles using turning, milling, drilling and threading processes. Quotes are sought for between 6 off and 480 off per part, with scope for additional work once a relationship is established. Pricing, reliable delivery and quality are all important considerations within this enquiry. With an annual spend of over £70,000 on bespoke machined designs, this is a great opportunity to work with a new client on an ongoing basis.

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