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.

10 Projects

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  1. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    This buyer is currently seeking best price and lead times for delivery on a volume order of the attached 4" gaskets. The quantities initially required are 500 off, or Minimum Order Quantity (MOQ). In addition, there is potential for this to become ongoing work for the chosen supplier; there may also be scope to diversify into additional projects once a relationship has been established.

  2. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This start-up company has an order to place for this design of piston ring and bucking, which are parts of a paintball gun for the leisure industry. The buyer is open to receiving advice on the best method of manufacture for these components. Quotes are sought for 200 off as an initial order and 3000 off. **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

    Full turnkey-Machining with Fabrication

    This company specialises in tools and equipment for outdoor work and is looking for a supplier to manufacture and package premium high-quality secateurs, which will be used as consumer products. The secateurs will be composed of machined parts to form the handle and sharpened blades, spring and rubber or plastic-coated handles, as well as packaging which will be designed by the client. Quotes are required for 25, 75 and 150 off complete supply to start, but once production is launched, this may lead to higher volumes going forward. Quality is paramount for this enquiry as the items will be sold to the general public as a premium product. Those that are interested in being considered for this job are asked to make contact with the buyer directly to discuss the project in more detail.

  4. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    The attached turned components are currently required by this supplier of product design and project management services. These are to be made from a range of materials including rubber, steel and nylon and require turning, drilling and possibly threading. The client will require these items on a repeat basis, meaning that the successful supplier will win a new long-term customer as well as the work in question.

  5. Drawings count: 4


    This new company is looking for a supplier to grind these free-issue rubber tyres, which will be used within industrial polishing machines. Quotes are required for 10, 20 and 50 off, with a view to placing orders for 20 to 50 at a time once the initial order is completed. Pricing, lead times and quality are all important considerations within this enquiry and the tolerances are particularly crucial. This will lead to further orders going forward, so it will suit those looking for long-term work.

  6. Drawings count: 3

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    Outsourcing fabrication work to the tune of £300,000 per year, this company specialises in the production of precision pipework. They are currently seeking a supplier who can assist with the manufacture of a rubber strip; 50 off will be needed initially and is likely to be repeated, before full production commences in October 2020. The client will require sizeable volumes of this part within the production phase, meaning that the project itself may be best-suited to those who prefer substantial batchwork. Please note that reliable delivery and a quality, cost-effective end product are essential.

  7. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This cryogenics research manufacturer, who outsources approximately £50,000 worth of machining a year, is in need of quotations from suppliers who can assist with the manufacture of the attached sealing gland units. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, with delivery required by 22/08/19. Although it is a one-off requirement the buyer does often outsource similar requirements, meaning the chosen supplier may be asked to quote enquiries of a similar nature going forward.

  8. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This cryogenics research manufacturer, who outsources approximately £50,000 worth of machining a year, currently seeks quotations from prospective suppliers for the attached turned parts. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, with delivery required at the supplier's earliest convenience. Although it is a one-off requirement, the chosen supplier may have future enquiries made available to them once a relationship with the buyer has been established.

  9. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    Destined for end use within the marine industry, these sensor stoppers are to be made from rubber, on behalf of a company that specialises in marine control systems. Quotes are required for both the initial sample of 10 off, as well as the expected yearly quantity of 500 off. The client has also advised that this will be an ongoing requirement, making it an ideal opportunity to fill both immediate and long-term capacity. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward.

  10. Drawings count: 4

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This buyer, a provider of shopfitting solutions who spends £3.7million a year on outsourced fabrication, seeks a partnership with a supplier who is able to manufacture a variety of items, including a range of tables, chairs, display units and associated framework. Some components may be sourced off-the-shelf in order to make up the bespoke assemblies - please ensure you review the drawings in-depth before quoting. This project incorporates a wide range of materials and therefore, it is best suited to those with a broad manufacturing portfolio. 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.