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.

15 Projects

Displaying 1 - 15 of 15

  1. Drawings count: 4


    This company is looking for tooling and a large annual quantity of aluminium extrusions with anodised finish, for a brand new project which is still at the concept stage. Typical costs for all the parts are required at this time, before the project is agreed to commence. Upon commencement of production, this will lead to significant quantities to be ordered on an annual basis, making it an ideal opportunity to fill long-term capacity.

  2. Drawings count: 2


    A UK based extrusion supplier is sought by a company that manufactures material handling conveyor systems. This work is returning from overseas and as such, some supplier input into the best method of manufacture may be required. The ideal supplier will be able to offer good value, whilst retaining a high quality end product. Although there is no immediate order to place, The buyer has advised that this will be an ongoing requirement once confirmed.

  3. Drawings count: 1


    Arches are to be formed from mild steel extrusion, on behalf of a company that specialises in architectural metalwork solutions. They require these items to be manufactured economically, with each arch comprised of three different pieces. There are six different sizes of arch in total - these are new designs which will be a good fit for those with immediate capacity to fill.

  4. Drawings count: 1


    This manufacturer of navigation equipment is looking to receive quotes for a newly-designed receiver housing, as well as the applicable tooling. They have an immediate order to place for 3 off samples, which will be followed by annual orders of 200 off. The client is looking to work with a flexible supplier who can accommodate any changes to the design as required, with ISO 9001 accreditation also an advantage. Those that are interested in being considered for this project are asked to make contact with the buyer directly to discuss.

  5. Drawings count: 1


    This industrial machinery OEM is looking for a long-term supplier that can cold draw or extrude 30 metres of the attached part annually in 3 metre lengths. Their last stock order is running low, meaning that they will have a requirement for this part in the near future. A high standard of quality is essential within this project.

  6. Drawings count: 3


    The attached components are to be extruded, ready for end use within an automotive application. The company behind this enquiry is looking for up to 12,000 off per annum, with thirteen additional designs also required moving forward. This is a huge opportunity that should not be missed by those that are looking to supplement their long-term customer portfolio.

  7. Drawings count: 3


    This company requires quotes for the attached extrusions, which will be utilised within a construction application. The client requires a fast turnaround on the parts in question, although their expectations are realistic in terms of time allowances to source tooling etc. Suppliers with the necessary capabilities are asked to make contact with the buyer directly; in turn, they may also be considered for additional requirements, as the client spends over £50,000 annually in this field.

  8. Drawings count: 5


    A production partner is sought by a design house, in order to extrude, weld and anodise a wine cooler from aluminium. They would like to receive quotes for large quantities of this item, as it is expected that orders will increase in both size and frequency over time. Ideally, the client is keen to work with a supplier that is able to offer advice surrounding the best method of manufacture, whilst also providing an aesthetically pleasing end product. Those that would like to be considered for the opportunity are asked to make contact with the buyer directly, quoting best price and lead time.

  9. Drawings count: 1


    This security construction company is looking for a supplier who can extrude two different designs in two different lengths. They would like to identify a supplier who can undertake regular orders on their behalf, making this project especially well-suited to those that are looking to supplement their long-term workload. Quotes will be favoured from vendors who are able to adhere to the delivery schedule specified, and interested parties are asked to make contact at their earliest convenience in order to be considered.

  10. Drawings count: 1


    This marine buyer is looking to receive quotes for the extrusion and finish machining of aluminium sleeves - parts that are destined for electronics purposes. This item has previously been sourced from overseas, but now the client is keen to reshore production to the UK. Quotes are sought for a variety of price breaks, as well as for the applicable tooling. The ongoing nature of the project makes this an opportunity to win a new long-term customer, as well as the work in question.

  11. Drawings count: 3


    Suppliers with extrusion capabilities are asked to provide a quotation for the attached straight duct. This item is to be made from aluminium in accordance with the drawings provided. The client is currently tendering for the work in question and if successful, they will place an order for the initial prototypes, as well as the large production volumes to follow.

  12. Drawings count: 1


    The attached set of extrusions are normally ordered in batches of 300kg; however, at this stage, the client requests that interested suppliers indicate - and quote for - their minimum order quantity of each part. They spend £30,000 per year on casting processes and require the assistance of a Qimtek member that can provide the applicable tooling, as well as the extrusions themselves. Having previously sourced extrusions from overseas, they would now like to work with a UK supplier moving forward, meaning that additional projects may also be extended to the chosen vendor.

  13. Drawings count: 1


    The attached set of parts are to be manufactured, ready for end use within a construction application. Outsourcing over £250,000 worth of work every year, this company is looking for the items in question to be produced complete to the drawings provided. The initial batch will be utilised for testing purposes and larger quantities could be ordered at a later date.

  14. Drawings count: 1


    Suppliers that can provide two different lengths of aluminium rails are sought, on behalf of a company that spends upwards of £330,000 a year on subcontract processes. These rails are to be extruded in accordance with the drawing attached and the ideal supplier will be able to adhere to the target prices provided. The buyer requires approximately 40 off of each design every week, making this an excellent opportunity to fill ongoing capacity and supplement your long-term customer portfolio.

  15. Drawings count: 2


    Quotes are currently required for the attached barrel nipple to be extruded from two different grades of aluminium. The company behind this enquiry requires the part for use within a consumer product and initially seeks 50 off to be used as a sample. Moving forward, the project is forecast to run over a ten year period with increasing quantities - therefore, it should not be missed by those that are looking to supplement their long-term customer portfolio.