Qimtek

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.

309 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 309

  1. Drawings count: 18

    Fabrication-Fabrication with Machining

    This buyer seeks a supplier who is able to assist in the manufacture of the attached bench assembly. This comprehensive project includes both off-the-shelf and bespoke manufactured components. Suppliers are required to produce 19 assemblies to the drawings provided, with the work incorporating aspects of machining, fabrication and assembly; therefore, this is best-suited to those with a broad manufacturing portfolio. There is an order waiting to be placed that will, in time, develop into an ongoing requirement.

  2. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    Destined for end use within the marine industry, these inner & outer dials are to be made from acrylic, on behalf of a company that spends over £50,000 per year on bespoke machined designs. Quotes are required for an array of medium quantities and the client has also advised that this will be an ongoing requirement, making it an ideal opportunity to fill immediate capacity. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward.

  3. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    With a spend of over £50,000 per year on outsourced machining work, this client is looking for a new supplier to make three different sizes of black nylon butt rings, which will be used within the cleaning industry. There is an immediate order to place and once a supplier is chosen, this will also lead to repeatable demand for these components, as well as the opportunity to diversify into additional work.

  4. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This manufacturer of blinds seeks quotations from possible suppliers who can assist with the ongoing production of these turned plastic components. With an immediate order to place, this enquiry is usually repeated twice per year, making this a great opportunity to win a new long-term customer. The chosen supplier may also have additional enquiries made available to them going forward.

  5. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    Destined for use within the manufacture of water softeners, this buyer seeks a new supplier for the finish machining of injection moulded parts. Due to short client lead times, this is an urgent project, meaning that adherence to the specified lead times is critical, along with quality and pricing. This is currently a one-off requirement, but could lead to similar work going forward. There is an immediate order to place for 1,000 off, for which delivery is required by 24th May.

  6. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This manufacturer of industrial gluing machines, who outsources approximately £100,000 worth of machining a year, has previously manufactured the attached Nylon rollers in-house, but now the size is no longer an industry standard and they cannot fit the larger designs on their lathe. As such, they require the assistance of a supplier who can manage these parts going forward. There is an immediate order to place, which will be repeated every quarter.

  7. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This buyer - who specialises in the manufacture of screening and crushing equipment - seeks a new supplier for production of the attached polyethylene jackleg supports. They have a massive outsourcing spend of £1million per annum on all machined components and would like to collaborate with Qimtek members who can offer flexibility, reliability and a durable end product. The buyer would like to receive quotes as soon as possible, as they have an immediate order to place.

  8. Drawings count: 6

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This company works in the industrial machinery sector and outsources over £300,000 worth of machining work every year. They have an immediate order to place for the attached adaptors, plates and jaws, which will be used together within a machine. This project incorporates elements of turning and milling and also requires some parts to be made from plastic and others from metal, with quotes required for between 2 and 20 off 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.

  9. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This client is looking for a new supplier to produce the attached new parts using PEEK material, which will be used within the food and beverage industry. The first order will be placed for 1 off of each part to form a prototype, quickly followed by a second order of 20 off each part once the prototypes have been tested. This will also lead to an ongoing requirement for these components, as well as similar work for the chosen supplier once a relationship is established.

  10. Drawings count: 3

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

    This buyer, a provider of shopfitting solutions who spends £5.7million a year on outsourced manufacture, seeks partnership with a supplier who is able to manufacture the attached drawer and shelf units. 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 work involves aspects of cutting, bending and welding, with parts to be made from a wide range of materials including mild steel and plastic extrusion.

  11. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    A new buyer to Qimtek, who specialise in the manufacture of water softeners, seek a new supplier for the finish machining of injection moulded parts. Due to short client lead times this is an urgent project, meaning that adherence to tolerances is critical, along with delivery and pricing. This is currently a one-off requirement, but could lead to similar work going forward. The client is happy for the supplier to split the delivery into instalments if this is preferable. There is an immediate order to place for 6,000 off.

  12. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This buyer, with an annual machining spend of £150,000, seeks production of the attached plastic components. They have an order to place for this work and are looking to identify a supplier that can mill and drill these parts on an ongoing basis. Quality of manufacture is of the utmost importance and therefore, any supplier who can offer a high-end product should make contact as soon as possible.

  13. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This client seeks a supplier for the turning of a selection of stainless steel and plastic components destined for end use in the automotive sector. The client, who spends in excess of £50,000 a year on outsourced machining, currently lacks the capacity to produce the parts in-house. This project include aspects of turning, milling and drilling. This will become an ongoing requirement for the successful supplier, with all items increasing in volume over an annual period. Due to the high-volume, ongoing nature of this enquiry, it is best-suited to those with both long-term and immediate capacity to fill.

  14. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This manufacturer of changing room and cubicles, who currently outsources approximately £50,000 worth of machining every year, has previously manufactured the attached parts in-house and is now exploring the option of outsourcing production to a third party. With repeat orders expected every 6 weeks, there is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, with delivery ideally sought by the end of March.

  15. Drawings count: 2

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    This client, a manufacturer of automated clothes ironing machinery, requires the attached set of parts to be profiled from a variety of plastics. The company behind this enquiry spends over £100,000 annually on subcontract fabrication services and seek a supplier who can provide a fast turnaround on the production of these items. Although this is a one-off requirement, there may be scope for suppliers to assist on future projects.

  16. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    Quotes are urgently required for the machining of the attached plastic component. There is an immediate order to place for this item with delivery required by 08/03/19 at the latest. This enquiry represents only a small cross section of work available to the successful supplier following this order.This client has a continuous requirement for plastic components supplied with lead times of less than 1 week, those that are able to offer a fast turnaround are asked to make contact with the buyer immediately.

  17. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This buyer, a manufacturer of props for the film industry that spends in excess of £20,000 a year on subcontract machining, seeks production of a selection of paddles and rods that require aspects of milling, drilling and turning. The paddles are to be made from polypropylene and nylon whereas the rods are to be made from stainless steel. Quality of product is of the upmost importance therefore, the successful supplier must ensure the components are manufactured as per drawing.This is a one off requirement for which there is an immediate order to place with the chosen supplier.

  18. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Machining with Fabrication

    With an impressive £150,000 annual spend in the subcontract machining market, this company seeks production of the attached plastic assemblies for end use within a medical/scientific application. They have an order to place for this work and are looking to identify a supplier that can form,mill, drill and assemble these items on an ongoing basis. Therefore, this is an opportunity to win a new long-term customer, as well as the project in question.

  19. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    Quotes are required for the attached plastic component. This is only an example component however, the client has a constant requirement for plastic components supplied with lead times of less than 1 week, those that are able to offer a fast turnaround are asked to make contact with the buyer immediately. The successful supplier must be able to quote similar components in similar quantity whilst maintaining strict lead times.

  20. Drawings count: 16

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This lighting manufacturer, who outsources £100,000 worth of machining a year, is currently looking for a turnkey supplier who can assist with the attached plastic and stainless steel parts. Destined for use as pool lighting, there is an immediate order to place for the attached components, which have a very realistic possibility of being repeated in larger quantities over the next 2 years.

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