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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.

15 Projects

Displaying 1 - 15 of 15

  1. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Press brake work

    This buyer with £500,000 spend on outsourced fabrication per annum, is looking for a company that can fold louvres from free-issue stainless steel 304L panels, which have been laser cut to size and will be provided flat. This project is currently at the quotation stage, but could lead to ongoing work once production commences.

  2. Drawings count: 10

    Fabrication-Press brake work

    This buyer is looking for a supplier who can undertake the manufacture of a sizeable selection of curtainsider pillars, header profile & rear pillar profiles to be used within the truck & transportation industry. There is an order to place with ongoing work, in line with the annual quantities shown on the attached spreadsheet. This buyer spends in the region of £100,000 on this type of work per annum, meaning that the successful supplier may be invited to assist within additional projects in future.

  3. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Press brake work

    The manufacture of jigs is required for use within the aftermarket automotive sector. These are currently laser cut and welded from multiple pieces; however, the client now seeks economical quotes for them to be manufactured from one piece using a press brake. Quotes are required for 10 off and 50 off pairs, to be manufactured from 2/3mm thick stainless steel. Delivery is required by the 20th October and following this, repeat orders will be placed with the successful supplier.

  4. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Press brake work

    This £20,000-spending company is looking for a production partner who can carry out press brake work on their behalf, as they currently do not have these capabilities in-house. They seek the assistance of a supplier who can produce these parts to a high standard of quality, in accordance with the drawings and tolerances specified. Once the initial sample has been tested, the chosen vendor can expect to receive quarterly orders for 1000 off, making this an opportunity to win a new long-term customer.

  5. Drawings count: 4

    Fabrication-Press brake work

    Press brake forming of free-issue laser cut blanks is needed, on behalf of a company that spends over £100,000 a year on bespoke fabricated components. These items are too large to be managed in-house, meaning that the buyer would like to allocate the work on a repeat basis to a company with the required capabilities. Owing to their annual fabrication spend of £100,000, there could be potential for the chosen supplier to diversify into additional projects once a relationship has been cultivated.

  6. Drawings count: 4

    Fabrication-Press brake work

    The four attached channels are to be individually priced, with quotes required on 20 off of each item. The company behind this enquiry is a furniture manufacturer who places over £15,000 worth of work into the subcontract fabrication market annually. They are interested in establishing a relationship with a supplier who can facilitate the ongoing supply of these channels, for which they have an immediate order to place.

  7. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Press brake work

    Due to their previous supplier entering liquidation, this £100,000 spending company is looking to receive quotes for a dished and flanged head. The client will free-issue the material required to make this item and once manufactured, it will be positioned onto the end of cylinder plates for the furnace heat treatment industry. This could lead to repeat orders for the selected vendor at a later stage.

  8. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Press brake work

    Pressing of large mild steel sheets required. The client - a company that operates within the agriculture industry and spends over £100,000 per year on outsourced fabrications - seeks the assistance of a vendor that can fulfil this order, and similar pressing work that will be made available at a later stage.

  9. Drawings count: 4

    Fabrication-Press brake work

    This is a new opportunity to work alongside an extremely prestigious manufacturer from the automotive industry. They are looking for a supplier that is able to carry out specialist forming of flat hot dip galvanised cold rolled steel in a defined shape, with 50 off pieces required in total. Each part will have a variation in finished size and the option is also available for the chosen supplier to have the material free-issued to them. This is a rare opportunity, which is not to be missed by those that are looking to work with household names.

  10. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Press brake work

    Aluminium Soffit planks and angles required in varying quantities, on behalf of a buyer who operates within the construction industry and outsources over £200,000 worth of fabrication work each year.

  11. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Press brake work

    Bending, cutting and drilling of mild & stainless steel frames is needed, on behalf of a bespoke furniture manufacturer with an impressive £300,000 annual spend on outsourced fabrication services. These frames have previously been made in-house, but now the client requires a more efficient method of manufacture. Quotes are required on 4 off at this time, with repeat orders of this item available moving forward.

  12. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Press brake work

    A series of stainless steel flashings are urgently needed for end use within the construction industry. The client - an architectural metalwork company that outsources fabrication work to the tune of £100,000 annually - requires quotes on 1 off of each part as soon as possible. This enquiry forms one of many similar projects from the company in question, meaning that there is scope to diversify into additional jobs and work alongside them on a long-term basis.

  13. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Press brake work

    A Qimtek member who subs out in excess of £5,000 in fabrication work each year, requires the assistance of an external supplier to manufacture the attached 2.5m channel. This is to be made from aluminium, for end use within the furniture industry. At this stage, the client is hoping to get an idea of associated costs and lead times, for order placement within the near future.

  14. Drawings count: 4

    Fabrication-Press brake work

    The attached components are needed as part of a one-off bespoke design for the client's end user. With an annual spend on bespoke fabricated parts which tops £100,000 annually, the company behind this enquiry, regularly puts out similar work and will look to place additional projects with the supplier they select. They require a fast turnaround after order placement and will look favourably upon quotes from companies that can offer short lead times on these two items.

  15. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Press brake work

    This is an opportunity for regular monthly work from a skip manufacturer that spends an impressive £500,000 a year on the services of subcontract fabrication companies. They are looking for a supplier that is able to manufacture a lifting pin from mild steel, in accordance with the attached drawing. This enquiry may be best suited to companies that are looking to fill ongoing capacity and grow their long-term customer base.