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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.

96 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 96

  1. 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.

  2. Drawings count: 6

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    This company operates within the industrial machinery industry and outsources over £1million worth of machining work every year. They have an order to place for aluminium twisted tracks, which will be used for feeding various components into automated assembly machines. This project incorporates elements of multi-axis machining, with quotes required for 1 off each drawing. The ideal supplier will be able to provide a high-quality end product with high accuracy, whilst also undertaking both immediate and repeat orders for the designs in question.

  3. Drawings count: 5

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    This manufacturer of medical equipment, who outsources in excess of £500,000 worth of machining work per year, is looking for a supplier who can machine a set of large aluminium plates. Parts are required by 14/01/2019 and therefore, suppliers able to offer quality manufacture and prompt delivery are eagerly sought.

  4. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    This client - a company that spends in excess of £4.5million a year on subcontract machining services - is looking to partner with a Qimtek member that can assist with the complete manufacture of the attached mandrel assemblies. This project incorporates aspects of milling, drilling and turning - please note that a small amount of fabrication may also be required. Due to the large size of some of the associated components, this project is best-suited to suppliers with overhead lifting equipment. Owing to the client's large spend, the successful supplier will secure not only the work in question, but also a long-term customer with an abundance of machining requirements.

  5. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    This company has an order to place for lift arms made from aluminium T section, which will be used within printing press machinery. This project incorporates elements of cutting and drilling, with quotes required for 4 off sets as to the drawing. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically and provide a high-quality end product - on-time delivery is also important. Once a relationship has been established, further projects could be made available in addition to this initial requirement.

  6. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    Suppliers with the capabilities to machine a set of press strips that exceed 1.2 metres in length are sought. The client - an electrical equipment OEM - seeks price and lead time indications as part of a larger job for which they are currently tendering. 2 off of each part listed will be required initially, with further orders also available for the vendor that the client selects.

  7. 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.

  8. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    This buyer, who outsources in the region of £200,000 of machining work per annum, is looking for a supplier to produce the attached draw bars from free-issue material. The bars measure up to 1900mm in length and therefore, interested suppliers must have the capabilities to produce components of this size. There is an urgent order to place so this enquiry could be closed early if the right supplier is found. Therefore, those that are interested in being considered for this project are asked to submit their quotation at their earliest convenience.

  9. Drawings count: 5

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    Machining of large mild steel plates, is required for the medical sector, on behalf of a company that spends a massive £500,000 a year on bespoke machined components. These designs are required in a batches ranging from 1 to 2 off at this time. The successful supplier must be able to adhere to delivery within three to four weeks of order placement, as well as offering good value. In turn, the chosen vendor can expect to receive repeat orders for these designs moving forward.

  10. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    A client from the food and beverage industry, who spends £3million per year on subcontract machining, is looking for a company that has the capability to manufacture a large slide plate from Stainless Steel 316. The design exceeds one metre in length and is to be used within the construction of food handling machinery. This will be a one-off requirement but will lead to additional, ongoing projects of a similar nature.

  11. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    A third party machinist is sought to undertake work that cannot be carried out in-house. The attached set of components, which include sides, bases and gussets, are to be machined from Mild Steel or equivalent, for use within industrial machinery.

  12. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    The attached carriage lead screw will be used within the manufacture of printing equipment. Spending £10,000 a year in the subcontract machining field, this company is looking to assign this work to a supplier who can adhere to a high standard of quality. The part itself is 1490mm in length, meaning that interested suppliers must be able to accommodate components of this size. The successful vendor can expect to receive orders approximately every six months moving forward.

  13. Drawings count: 0

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    This company spends in excess of £250,000 a year on bespoke machined components. They have an immediate order to place for the finish machining of a 7 tonne casting, which will be free-issued to the successful supplier. There are no drawings currently available for this project and at this stage, the client is looking to establish initial contact with those who can undertake the work. Owing to the abundance of machining work outsourced by this company, they may also wish to submit further jobs to the successful vendor at a later date.

  14. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    Quotes are currently sought for the production of an offloader arm. The company behind this enquiry is an industrial machinery manufacturer that places over £50,000 worth of work with subcontract machining suppliers every year. They have an urgent order to place for this project and subsequently, interested parties are asked to make contact with them at their earliest convenience. Moving forward, there may be similar work available for the vendor that the client elects to work alongside, once a dialogue has been established.

  15. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    The attached keyed shaft is required in four different diameter sizes, with quotes required in mild steel and stainless steel for each size. The company behind this enquiry places over £240,000 worth of work with subcontract machining suppliers every year. They are looking to establish contact with a Qimtek member who has the capacity to facilitate delivery by early September, due to the short lead times being imposed by the end user. This will become an ongoing requirement, making this an opportunity to win a new long-term customer as well as the work in question.

  16. Drawings count: 5

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    Due to the breakdown of in-house machinery, this company is looking for the assistance of a third party who is able to machine a set of free-issue castings and fabrications. They have an immediate order to place for 1 off of each design, with delivery needed by the 28th September. A fast response time and reliability are important to this buyer, who could potentially place additional orders with the chosen vendor at a later date.

  17. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    Outsourcing machining work to the tune of £500,000 per year, this manufacturer of medical equipment is looking to work with a supplier who can machine base plates on their behalf. These designs are to be prices in four different ways, with 1 off of each design required at this time. A high standard of quality is crucial, as is the flexibility of the successful supplier. The client's substantial spend means that there may be further opportunities available to the chosen vendor once a relationship has been established.

  18. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    The two attached beams both exceed a metre in length and are to be machined from aluminium. The company behind this enquiry is a manufacturer of food packaging machinery that outsources over £600,000 worth of machining work every year. They seek a fast turnaround and will favour quotes from companies that can facilitate this. Suppliers are asked to respond immediately if they can assist, with repeat orders available moving forward.

  19. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    Quotes are currently sought for the finish machining of a free-issue offload column. The company behind this enquiry is an industrial machinery manufacturer that places over £50,000 worth of work with subcontract machining suppliers every year. They have an immediate order to place for this project and subsequently, interested parties are asked to make contact with them at their earliest convenience. Moving forward, there may be similar work available for the vendor that the client elects to work alongside, once a dialogue has been established.

  20. Drawings count: 6

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    Having previously machined multiple plates in-house, the client is now looking for an external supplier to assist with production of the attached top and bottom plates, as these are too large for their in-house facilities. Spending £25,000 a year on the services of subcontract machining suppliers, this machining company requires the plates to be used as covers for industrial machines. The lead time forms an important aspect of the project and quotes from companies that can deliver prior to the 5th September will be viewed favourably. In addition, the client may extend production of additional designs of large plate to the successful supplier as the need arises.

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