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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.

12 Projects

Displaying 1 - 12 of 12

  1. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This supply chain solutions company have an urgent requirement for the machining of rubber isolators. Due to the urgency, lead time and turnaround are of critical importance, making this ideal for companies with immediate capacity to fill. Due to the nature of the enquiry, this may lead to further requirements from the end client going forward.

  2. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    A company that operates within the industrial machinery sector and spends £10,000 annually on subcontract machining services, is looking to work with a third party who can aid with the manufacture of pads/bumpers, to go in between a steel support structure and a 300kg steel spindle. There is an immediate order to be placed, with delivery required by 11th May; therefore, this project would be suitable for anybody looking to fill immediate capacity.

  3. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    Destined for end use within the water treatment industry, the attached hose part is to be turned from blue rubber. The company behind this enquiry is a £50,000-spending Qimtek member that is looking to increase their supplier base for this item. They are keen to allocate this work to a vendor who can provide a quotation for 5,000 and 10,000 off respectively. The client will place an order within the next couple of months, with estimated annual quantities sitting at 40,000 off.

  4. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    The client requires a supplier to produce the attached probe handle, whilst offering a high standard of quality. This item is to be made in accordance with the drawing provided, with prices required for 100, 250 and 500 off at this stage. As well as the work in question, this could lead to the extension of similar projects to the supplier that the client selects, once quality and reliability have been proven.

  5. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Machining with Fabrication

    This is an opportunity to add a £2million-spending company to your long-term customer portfolio. This well-known name is looking for the assistance of external suppliers to manufacture the attached package of components, which incorporates elements of both machining and fabrication, as well as a variety of materials. Those with the applicable capabilities are asked to make contact with the buyer directly, quoting your best price and lead time. Delivery is needed within January 2018, making this enquiry ideal for suppliers who are looking to fill short-term capacity.

  6. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Machining with Fabrication

    Versatile suppliers are asked to quote for the attached set of parts, on behalf of a company that spends a massive £2million per year on subcontract machining and fabrication processes. These form part of a newly-designed left hand and right hand assembly, for which the client seeks initial prototypes. Interested vendors are asked to quote only for the listed parts, for delivery in January 2018. In turn, the client will ask the successful supplier to assist with the production runs due to follow, making this an opportunity to add a big-spending name to your long-term customer portfolio.

  7. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    Plastic machinist are asked to quote on the attached package of components. This enquiry comes from an agricultural component manufacture, whose annual spend on all outsourcing totals £35,000 per year.

  8. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining with Fabrication

    The attached assembly incorporates multiple disciplines, including milling, cutting, turning, threading, countersinking and chamfering. The client is looking for a supplier with these capabilities, who is able to produce the assembly complete to drawing. Although this could potentially repeat again in future, it is currently a one-off requirement, facilitating an opportunity to fill immediate capacity. However, the client spends upwards of £310,000 a year across all subcontract machining and fabrication processes, meaning that there is plenty of scope to diversify into additional projects once a relationship has been established.

  9. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    Suppliers that have the capabilities to produce large volumes of the attached O-ring are sought, on behalf of a manufacturer of fasteners that spends an impressive £500,000 every year in the subcontract machining sphere. This forms part of a larger job for which the client is currently quoting and subsequently, they are keen to gain an understanding of the associated costs and lead times. This will be ongoing work, providing an excellent opportunity to fill long-term capacity.

  10. Drawings count: 3

    Fabrication-Fabrication with Machining

    This company specialises in the manufacture of material handling & storage equipment, spending a massive £2million each year on their subcontract engineering requirements. They have a current order to place for the attached oil stick, with quotes required in both mild and stainless steel. This is a new design, which will be needed on an ongoing basis moving forward. The client's annual spend makes this an excellent opportunity to add a potentially lucrative account to your long-term customer portfolio.

  11. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Fabrication with Machining

    Suppliers that are able to offer fabrication, machining and assembly are asked to quote for the attached boilers. These are destined for end use within the food & beverage industry, to accompany a still for a gin producer. The client is upscaling their production and therefore, they have an immediate order to place for four of these units, with a further six needed at a later date. There may also be scope for the chosen supplier to diversify into additional projects from the company in question.

  12. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    With a £1million annual spend in the subcontract machining market, this manufacturer of material handling and storage equipment is currently looking for a supplier to produce radiator wad components on their behalf. These are to be machined from rubber, although supplier input is welcome regarding the exact material specification to be used. Owing to the ongoing nature of the work, the successful supplier will win not only the job in question, but also a new long-term customer with a large yearly spend.