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.

3958 Projects

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  1. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    Destined for use within the industrial machinery sector, these pipe break valves and valve seats are required by a manufacturer who spends around £150,000 a year on outsourced machining alone. Delivery is required as soon as possible and therefore, interested suppliers are asked to make contact with the client at their earliest convenience. With an immediate order to place which is to be repeated every year, this project is ideal for any machining supplier with capacity who is looking for a new long-term buyer.

  2. Drawings count: 1


    This client has some free-issue stainless steel flow plates which need slight modification by way of etching a 1mm groove, as shown in the attached drawing. The client is requesting quotes for an initial 10 off parts to be used as prototypes, but this will lead to ongoing work once full production is confirmed. Because of the shorter lead time required, the client will award the work early if a suitable quotation is found. Therefore, a prompt response is essential from interested parties.

  3. Drawings count: 5

    Electronic / Electrical-Electromechanical Assembly

    This manufacturer of radio transmission technology seeks assistance with a bespoke parachute assembly. The successful supplier must take responsibility for procurement of all components and complete all assembly in-house. This client outsources £150,000 worth of electronics projects each year and have previously completed this assembly in-house; however, they are now looking at possibly outsourcing this project and would like to receive quotations from interested parties to assess the viability of this solution.

  4. Drawings count: 1

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    Quotes for the attached profiles are urgently required by a manufacturer of industrial fan units. These are to be manufactured from a mixture of stainless steel and mild steel in a variety of thicknesses. The company behind this enquiry has an annual spend of £20,000 on bespoke fabricated parts and seeks assistance with an immediate order, as well as further requirements for these items moving forward. In addition, there may also be scope to venture into other opportunities alongside this project, once delivery and value have been proven.

  5. Drawings count: 4

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    A two-week lead time is an essential element of this project, which calls for the production of a transport bracket. Spending a massive £500,000 a year in the subcontract fabrication sector, this company requires quotes on this design for end use within a medical application, with 20 off needed initially. Moving forward, orders for larger quantities of 40 per month will be placed with the successful supplier and owing to the abundance of fabrication work outsourced by the client, there could be scope to grow the relationship further.

  6. Drawings count: 2

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    This manufacturer of British sports cars seeks the assistance of a supplier with the capabilities to laser cut a stainless steel rocker cover. Quotes are required for a batch of 50 off at this time. Owing to the buyer's impressive £150,000 annual fabrication spend, the chosen supplier will be given the opportunity to develop an ongoing relationship and assist within further profiling projects moving forward.

  7. Drawings count: 1

    Profiling-Laser cutting, tube

    This manufacturer of sensor equipment, who outsources around £150,000 worth of fabrication work each year, is looking to increase their supplier base for the attached aluminium float housing. The quantities required vary between 10,000 and 12,000 per year, making this ideal for a laser cutting supplier who can profile tube and is looking to fill long-term capacity.

  8. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    Outsourcing machining work to the tune of £100,000 every year, this company is currently seeking a supplier who can manufacture the attached range of steel and free-issued iron components. These are split over two different sets, with required quantities ranging from 1 off to 12 off. The buyer has an order ready to place for production of these designs and is looking to increase their supplier base moving forward. Those that are interested in being considered for this job are asked to make contact with the buyer directly to discuss; in addition, this could result in further opportunities once quality and reliability have been proven.

  9. Drawings count: 2

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

    This £50,000-spending autosports manufacturer is looking for an external supplier who can fabricate the attached gusset door parts. They have an immediate order to place for these items to be cut, bent and folded in accordance with the drawings provided. Moving forward, further orders may follow at a later time, with the batch frequency to be confirmed. The buyer would like to collaborate with a Qimtek member that can offer a short lead time, as well as good value, high quality end products.

  10. Drawings count: 17

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

    This manufacturer of music boxes, who outsources around £85,000 worth of fabrication annually, is looking to partner with a new supplier for the ongoing production of the metal work for their latest design. This project will incorporate a mixture of laser cutting, folding and powder coating, making it ideal for companies with these capabilities who are looking to fill long-term capacity. 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.

  11. Drawings count: 0

    Sheet Metal Forming-Deep Drawing

    This luxury desserts company seeks a supplier to aid in the ongoing manufacture of metal ramekins. Due to the nature of this enquiry, the quality of manufacture is paramount. As such, any material used must be food grade and will ideally be supplied with a non-stick lining or finish. This is for a new product line, with ongoing batches of 10,000 expected; however, the batch frequency is currently unknown and will be established directly with the successful vendor.

  12. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Prototyping

    This manufacturer of appliance controls, who outsources around £70,000 a year in machining, is seeking a supplier who can assist with prototypes of the two attached valve housing components. This is a one-off requirement with delivery sought as soon as possible (ideally before February 1st), making this ideal for a supplier looking to fill immediate capacity.

  13. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining with Fabrication

    This client is looking to place an immediate order for the attached steering column and passenger seat components for the autosports industry. The ideal supplier will be able to offer reliable delivery and provide a high-quality end product - once a relationship has been established, further projects could be made available in addition to this initial requirement. This project incorporates elements of both machining and fabrication; therefore, this is a brilliant opportunity for versatile suppliers to supplement short-term workload.

  14. Drawings count: 1

    Casting-Sand Casting

    This client seeks a new supplier for the attached cast component, which is destined for end use within an automotive application. The current supplier is unable to adhere to the quality required to manufacture this component - as such, a new supplier is urgently sought. There is an immediate order to be placed for this enquiry with ongoing, annual work to follow, making this an excellent opportunity for those looking to fill both immediate and ongoing capacity.

  15. Drawings count: 5

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This buyer, who outsources over £600,000 worth of machining work each year, seeks a supplier to manufacture the attached parts from rolled aluminium tool plate. These are destined for end use within food packaging machinery and as such, quality is of the utmost importance. This is a one-off requirement at this time; however, owing to the buyer's large annual spend in this field, further opportunities may also be made available to the chosen supplier, once quality and delivery have been proven.

  16. Drawings count: 4

    Fabrication-Tube Bending & Manipulation

    This startup automotive manufacturer would like to hear from possible suppliers who can assist with a prototype run of the attached tube, which is destined for use within motor vehicles. This is one of a few parts that will be required so if successful, it will lead to this being repeated in increasing quantities going forward.

  17. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    Suppliers with the capacity to machine the attached coil clamps are sought, by a manufacturer of cast products that spends £100,000 per year on machined components. This design is to be machined from single, solid material and then cut in half to form two identical pieces. These clamps are destined for end use within the automotive industry, with two sets required at this time.

  18. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Multi-Axis

    This buyer, a manufacturer carbon fibre products, seek the assistance of a machinist with multi-axis capabilities to manufacture an aluminium bezel mould tool. This project is of an urgent nature and should an acceptable quote be received, the project may be closed early. Due to the complexity of this project, the client advises that it may be best-suited to suppliers with 5 axis capabilities.

  19. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This client is looking for a supplier to make this set of 12 parts which, when in production, will be used within lifting and handling equipment. Quotes are required for between 1 off and 4 off each part, which will lead to ongoing work once quality is proven. Please quote your best price and lead time to be considered for this enquiry.

  20. Drawings count: 0

    Woodworking-Wood Fabrication

    This high-end light manufacturer seeks suppliers with the capability to design and manufacture a selection of bespoke wood containers. These will be used to transport acrylic art installations and therefore, the quality of manufacture is paramount. The boxes will, ideally, separate into individual components in order to make the packing and unpacking of the acrylic easier.