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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.

198 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 198

  1. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    These carbon steel lifting bars and delrin pads will form a lifting fixture and are required by a company that spends over £250,000 per year on bespoke machined designs. Quotes are required for 3 off and 6 off quantities and the client has also advised that although this will most likely be a one-off requirement, similar work will also be required later, making it an ideal opportunity to fill long-term capacity moving forward.

  2. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    This client, a manufacturer of thermoforming equipment, seek assistance from a supplier who can machine the attached selection of components. A broad range of materials must be used including various grades of structural steel, carbon steel, aluminium, brass and bronze. This project involves a wide range of manufacturing processes including milling, drilling, turning and a small amount of fabrication. There is an immediate order to place, with delivery required early January 2019.

  3. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This is an opportunity to assist a buyer with a £50,000 annual spend on outsourced machining, who operates within the autosports industry. They are looking to work with a machining company that has immediate capacity to manufacture the attached bushes. This company has regular subcontract machining requirements, meaning that the successful supplier may also be invited to assist within additional projects. They have an immediate order to place and would like to collaborate with a Qimtek member that can offer a short lead time, as well as good value, high quality end products.

  4. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Tube Bending & Manipulation

    This company, a manufacturer of contract tooling and equipment that spends £50,000 a year on fabrication, requires a supplier for the attached engine bay spar, to be used within the automotive sector. This is to be made from mild steel tube and requires cutting, bending and welding in accordance with the drawing attached.

  5. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Thread Cutting

    This heating equipment manufacturer, who places over £20,000 worth of work a year with subcontract machining suppliers, is looking for a Qimtek member who can assist with the external threading of tubing. The tubing is to be used within immersion heaters and there is an immediate order to place for the work in question. Delivery prior to Christmas would be ideal, making this a fantastic opportunity to fill short-term capacity.

  6. Drawings count: 6

    Fabrication-General Fabrication 6-15mm

    This buyer seeks a new supplier to assist with the regular production of a range of fabricated frames. This company spends over £300,000 a year on subcontract engineering and seeks a supplier with the capabilities to undertake all aspects of manufacture. This project will involve elements of cutting, folding, assembly and finishing, as well as a small amount of machining. The client is looking to increase their current supply base and as such, the successful supplier will receive ongoing and additional opportunities for work.

  7. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This company operates within the printing industry and outsources over £25,000 worth of machining work every year. They have an immediate order to place for between 500 off to 2000 off M4 steel nuts. The ideal supplier will be able to provide a high-quality end product and once a relationship has been established, further projects could be made available in addition to this urgent requirement. Quotes are also sought for 5000 off, 10,000 off and 15,000 off which will be ordered at a later stage.

  8. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-General Fabrication 6-15mm

    This heating manufacturer, who outsources over £80,000 of fabrication work a year, is moving premises and seeks a fabrication supplier to produce assembly stations for their new workshop. Production is due to commence in early January 2019, making this an ideal opportunity for a supplier who is looking to fill capacity moving into the new year.

  9. Drawings count: 5

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    This manufacturer of special purpose machinery is looking for a supplier to carry out the manufacture of two designs of large plate. This project will involve aspects of milling, drilling and boring; therefore, it is best-suited to suppliers with multiple in-house capabilities. These parts are just a sample of work subcontracted out on a regular basis and, as such, the client is looking to expand their supplier base for future batches.

  10. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Multi-Axis

    Destined for end use within the heavy vehicles/construction industry, these manifolds are to be made from carbon steel on behalf of a company that spends over £1.5million per year on bespoke machined designs. Quotes are required for 200 off and the client has also advised that this will be a monthly requirement, making it an ideal opportunity to fill long-term capacity. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically and provide a high-quality end product; once a relationship has been established, further projects could be made available in addition to this monthly requirement.

  11. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    Due to a lack of in-house capacity, this buyer seeks a machinist to manufacture a series of roller axles, link pins and wheel spacers, for end use within industrial machinery. There is an order to place and similar projects will be made available to the successful supplier.

  12. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-General Fabrication 6-15mm

    This buyer is looking for a fabricator with immediate capacity to manufacture the attached stillages, to be used in the medical/scientific industry. They are looking to increase their supplier base for these designs due to the increase in customer demand. There is an order to place for this ongoing job and similar projects may be made available to the successful supplier in future, as the client places over £60,000 worth of work with subcontract fabrication companies every year.

  13. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-General Fabrication 6-15mm

    This buyer is looking for a fabricator with immediate capacity to manufacture the attached stillage, to be used in the medical/scientific industry. They are looking to increase their supplier base for this design due to the increase in customer demand. There is an order to place for this one-off job and similar work may be made available for the successful supplier in future, as the client places over £60,000 worth of work with subcontract fabrication companies every year.

  14. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    The company behind this enquiry is a specialist in the field of recycling equipment manufacture. They are currently looking for an external supplier who can machine a shaft and accompanying boss to a high standard of quality, whilst also providing a reliable and dependable service. This project has been placed with a Qimtek member previously but, due to a substantial increase in price, now requires a new subcontract supplier.

  15. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Drilling

    This company outsources over £60,000 worth of machining work every year and seeks urgent assistance with the modification of a hardened steel geared ring, to be free-issued to the successful vendor. The ideal supplier will be able to increase the size of 24 pre-drilled holes by 1.5mm to 18mm diameter, whilst ensuring an accurate, high-quality finish. This part will be utilised within an industrial machinery application.

  16. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-General Fabrication 6-15mm

    This company operates within the construction industry and outsources over £20k worth of fabrication work every year. They have an order to place for the attached modular spreader beams. This project incorporates elements of box section, welding to EN25817 and powder coating, with quotes required for 1 off set of assemblies. The ideal supplier will be able to provide a high-quality end product.

  17. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    A company specialising in the design and manufacture of applications for the NDT and foundry sectors, are looking to locate a supplier who can machine a variety of components including Gussets, pulley spacers, bearing caps, for end use within industrial machinery. Although this is a one-off requirement, the company outsources over £10,000 worth of machining work annually and therefore if a relationship is established, additional work could be made available.

  18. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This buyer is looking for a machinist who can manufacture a bespoke set of parts for end use within industrial machinery. There is an urgent order to place with delivery expected within 2-3 weeks later. Similar work will be made available for the chosen supplier moving forward.

  19. Drawings count: 4

    Fabrication-Laser Cutting

    Destined for end use within the printing industry, these plates and brackets are to be made from 0.5mm stainless and carbon steel sheets, on behalf of a company that spends over £60k per year on bespoke fabricated designs. Price breaks are sought for quantities ranging from 10 to 1000 off (see attached breakdown). The client advises that this will be an ongoing requirement and estimates annual quantities of 2500 off, making this an ideal opportunity to fill long-term capacity.

  20. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Drilling

    This company outsources over £60k worth of machining work every year and seeks urgent assistance with the modification of a hardened steel geared ring, that will be free issued by the buyer. The ideal supplier will be able to increase the size of 24 pre drilled holes by Ø 1mm, whilst ensuring an accurate, high-quality finish. This part will be utilised within industrial machinery.

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