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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.

47 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 47

  1. Drawings count: 1

    Profiling-Water Cutting

    The attached component is a glass window for a static fuel tank containing jet fuel. It will have an aluminium bezel between it and the fixing bolts to spread the forces. The client is looking for a supplier to cut this part from toughened glass in accordance with the drawing provided. Quotes are sought for 2 off at this time. **Due to the current health climate, we ask that you only submit a quotation for this project if you are in a position to fulfil the requirement.**

  2. Drawings count: 5

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This client currently seeks suppliers to produce the attached components, destined for end use within the automotive sector. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these items to a high degree of precision without jeopardising lead times, whilst also maintaining cost-effective pricing. There is an initial order to place for 1000 off of each item, which is expected to increase exponentially moving forward. **Due to the current health climate, we ask that you only submit a quotation for this project if you are in a position to fulfil the requirement.**

  3. Drawings count: 1

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

    Complete supply of the attached steel base plate is needed in large volumes. The client has advised that it would be preferable for them to raise a covering purchase order for 40,000 units at a time and call-off circa 4,000 units / month. The client would also be looking to initially purchase 10,000 units to hold and subsequently continue to hold in stock. Those with the capacity to assist are asked to make contact with the buyer directly to discuss. **Due to the current health climate, we ask that you only submit a quotation for this project if you are in a position to fulfil the requirement.**

  4. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Tube Bending & Manipulation

    This buyer seeks suppliers who can produce the four attached tube designs, with high quality and honest lead times being of the utmost importance. Quotes are required for between 10 and 20 off of each item, which will be used within the agriculture sector. In addition, this work will be repeated on an annual basis, spelling ongoing work for the chosen supplier going forward. **Due to the current health climate, we ask that you only submit a quotation for this project if you are in a position to fulfil the requirement.**

  5. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This precision engineering manufacturer is currently quoting for an enquiry and requires the assistance of a supplier to manufacture and undertake the appropriate VAM threading required within the attached components. Although there is no immediate order to place for this enquiry, should they be successful in their tender, there will be an order to follow, which is to be repeated throughout the length of the project. 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.

  6. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Wire Forming

    This new company is prototyping a new design of headphones and has an order to place for 2 off headbands which will join the headphones together. These will be used as samples at a trade show next month. Once the project goes ahead to launch, there will be regular orders placed for much higher quantities. The buyer is looking for a supplier to provide a good quality headband, which will need to be heated to achieve the desired shape due to the shape memory element of this material. Pricing and a good quality end product are vital elements within this initial enquiry.

  7. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This new Qimtek buyer currently seeks assistance from a supplier who is able to produce the attached machined plates. These are to be made from 316 stainless steel and require a range of processes including milling, drilling and countersinking. Quality is of the utmost importance for this enquiry; the component must be produced as drawn to the finish and tolerances specified.

  8. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This manufacturer of carbon fibre products urgently seeks a supplier to provide quotes for the attached set of inserts. Destined for end use within the automotive industry, these parts require milling and drilling in accordance with the drawings provided. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry and owing to the client's £50,000 annual spend on bespoke machined components, there could be scope for the chosen supplier to develop the relationship moving forward.

  9. Drawings count: 1

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

    This manufacturer of pressure control devices is currently looking for alternative suppliers who can assist with the manufacture of the attached shield guards. With an immediate order to place for this enquiry, the buyer has explained that this is to be repeated once or twice per month going forward, in line with order requirements.

  10. Drawings count: 4

    Casting-Metal Injection Moulding

    This client, a prestigious global manufacturer of high-end air guns, seeks a metal injection moulding 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 moulded items such as the attached required in quantities of up to 20,000 off per annum.

  11. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-CNC Machining, 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 machined items such as the attached required in quantities of up to 20,000 off per annum.

  12. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-General Heavy Fabrication 15mm Plus

    This construction manufacturer who specialises in balconies, is in need of an alternative supplier for the attached Rockwool insulation. Although there is no immediate order to place, the buyer is looking for a supplier who can assist with their future manufacture and installation requirements. Therefore, this enquiry will be ideally suited to those with long-term capacity to fill.

  13. Drawings count: 5

    Machining-Drilling

    This manufacturing and repair company for construction vehicles is currently looking to hear from possible suppliers who can assist them with their current backlog caused by broken machinery, as well as overflow work required throughout their busier periods going forward. Currently outsourcing over £100,000 worth of manufacture each year, the buyer is looking to build a long-term relationship with suppliers who can drill free-issue Hardox steel. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, which is to be repeated over the client's busier periods going forward.

  14. Drawings count: 18

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    This client, a manufacturer of agricultural machinery who so spends £50,000 a year on outsourced machining services, seeks a supplier to produce the attached range of turned components. These items are to be made from various materials and require turning, drilling and a small amount of milling. There is an order ready to place for this enquiry, which will develop into an ongoing requirement for the successful supplier.

  15. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This designer and manufacturer of tooling solutions seeks a supplier to produce the attached components. These parts require cutting, milling and drilling and are to be produced in various materials. There is an immediate order to place, with the possibility of ongoing and additional work moving forward.

  16. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    This designer and manufacturer of tooling solutions seeks a supplier to produce the attached components. These parts require turning, drilling and chamfering and should produced in silver steel. There is an immediate order to place, with the possibility of ongoing and additional work moving forward.

  17. Drawings count: 1

    Sheet Metal Forming-Spring Manufacturing

    A new buyer to Qimtek who specialises in electronic modules, seeks a new supplier for the attached spring clips, which are used to hold their modules securely. 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 low volume, this will be significant repetitive work for the successful supplier.

  18. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    The attached component is required for use within a machine repair, on behalf of a company that spends £20,000 yearly on bespoke machined parts. This work involves turning, drilling, tapping and chamfering, with the part in question to be made from AMS 644-6444-51200. Interested vendors should quote their best price and delivery as soon as possible to be considered. Although this is currently a one-off requirement, increased quantities of this replacement part are expected to be required imminently.

  19. Drawings count: 1

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

    This architectural company, who outsources approximately £500,000 worth of fabrication and sheet metal processes per year, would like to hear from suppliers capable of cutting, bending, and drilling the attached service channels from mild steel. 112 off main sections are required as shown on the drawing, with a Ø 50mm aperture placed on the centre line, exact location to be confirmed. 224 off side sections are also required, and to be made of perforated 1.5mm-2.5mm steel sheet. Perforations can be square or round as per the thumbnail sketch. The bottom angle return is to be 45 to 60 degrees, whichever is easiest for the supplier. Quality and reliability are of the utmost importance and it is essential that the successful supplier is able to fulfil both of these criteria. With an immediate order to place, the client has advised that this is a one-off, project-based enquiry, although it may lead to additional, similar work for the chosen supplier going forward. Assembly of these 2 parts is not required.

  20. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    With a machining spend of over £50,000 per year, this company is looking for a supplier to machine these newly-designed pressure plugs, which will be used as part of the pump and valve industry. Quotes are required for 10, 25 and 50 off with price, quality and delivery turnaround being of equal importance for this enquiry. Although the initial order value will be low, this will lead to a total order of 1000 off over the next 2 years, so will suit those looking for a long-term relationship with a new client. Please note that the order will be for 2 different metals which share the same drawing; the first requirement of 10, 25 and 50 off made from Nickel Aluminium Bronze and the second requirement of 10, 25 and 50 off to be made from Inconel. Please ignore the Stainless Steel material indicated on the drawing, as this is not required.

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