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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.

14 Projects

Displaying 1 - 14 of 14

  1. Drawings count: 5

    Sheet Metal Forming-Press brake work

    Destined for end use within an industrial machine, the attached discs are to be pressed from 1.2mm thick aluminium. An initial 6 off are required as samples, followed by 50, 100 & 500 offs. The client has an immediate order to place and therefore, interested suppliers are asked to make contact at their earliest convenience. The ideal supplier will be able to undertake this requirement on a long-term basis, making it a great opportunity to fill ongoing capacity. The buyer is also open to any suggestions and advice regarding the optimum method of manufacture.

  2. Drawings count: 5

    Sheet Metal Forming-Press brake work

    Outsourcing approximately £30,000 worth of fabrication work each year, this manufacturer of hand tools and lifting equipment is currently looking for a supplier who can manage the folding process required on free-issue mild steel blanks. With an immediate order to place, this work is expected to be repeated between four to six times per year, making this ideal for suppliers looking to build a long-term relationship with a new buyer.

  3. Drawings count: 1

    Sheet Metal Forming-Press brake work

    This Qimtek member is looking for a new supplier to supply tooling and press 1200 off heatsinks per year, to be delivered in quarterly batches of 300 off. The heatsinks will be used within the electronics industry. The ideal supplier will be able to offer reliable delivery, produce the 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 ongoing requirement.

  4. Drawings count: 1

    Sheet Metal Forming-Press brake work

    Destined for end use within the rail industry, these forends are to be pressed from 2mm thick mild steel sheet metal. Quotes are required for 200 off per year, making it an ideal opportunity to fill long-term capacity. The tooling required to press these parts will be free-issued to the chosen supplier. The accuracy of the bend angles is critical, as these forends will be fitted to other parts and therefore high quality is essential. In addition, there may be scope for further work from the client moving forward.

  5. Drawings count: 1

    Sheet Metal Forming-Press brake work

    This buyer, a manufacturer of British sports cars, seeks a supplier with press braking capabilities to produce the attached seat back panel. This design is to be manufactured from aluminium, with quotes required for a batch of 30 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 projects moving forward.

  6. Drawings count: 2

    Sheet Metal Forming-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.

  7. Drawings count: 10

    Sheet Metal Forming-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.

  8. Drawings count: 2

    Sheet Metal Forming-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.

  9. Drawings count: 1

    Sheet Metal Forming-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.

  10. Drawings count: 4

    Sheet Metal Forming-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.

  11. Drawings count: 4

    Sheet Metal Forming-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.

  12. Drawings count: 1

    Sheet Metal Forming-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.

  13. Drawings count: 2

    Sheet Metal Forming-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.

  14. Drawings count: 4

    Sheet Metal Forming-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.