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: 2

    Casting-Die Casting, Pressure

    With an outsource spend of over £300,000 per year in bespoke casting designs, this company specialises in the production of precision pipework. They are currently seeking a supplier who can assist with the manufacture of a flange flex; 50 off will be needed initially and is likely to be repeated, before full production commences in October 2020. The client will require sizeable volumes of this part within the production phase, meaning that the project itself may be best-suited to those who prefer substantial batchwork. Please note that reliable delivery and a quality, cost-effective end product are essential.

  2. Drawings count: 3

    Casting-Die Casting, Pressure

    This company specialises in manufacturing batteries for automotive, leisure, marine and many other industries and is looking to bring the manufacture of the attached terminal links back to the UK, using die casting, threading and plating processes. Quotes are required for 600,000 per year, which will be called off in monthly batches. Pricing and quality are both important, as well as on-time delivery for the monthly call-offs. Tooling is also required for this project.

  3. Drawings count: 2

    Casting-Die Casting, Pressure

    This company is working on a long-term project and is looking for quotes for the pressure die casting of the attached flat components, along with the necessary tooling required. Indicative quotes are sought at this time for two similar components. The drawings currently available are basic; however, detailed technical drawings will be made available as soon as possible and quotes can be adjusted to suit once the drawings are ready if required. The buyer is looking at punching/pressing and casting options for this work and is open to considering other processes to ensure the highest quality is achieved. The batch sizes required for this enquiry are for indicative quotes, although at its peak, annual volumes are set to rise up to 3,000 off and 10,000 off respectively. This is a 15-year project, making it a fantastic opportunity to fill long-term capacity with a new client. IMPORTANT: There is a non-disclosure agreement running with this enquiry. Please print this off, complete ALL sections, sign and date it and return ALL pages to sourcing@qimtek.co.uk or fax 01256 394600. Once received, all drawings and documents will be released to your account.

  4. Drawings count: 5

    Casting-Die Casting, Pressure

    Specialising in the manufacture of large volumes of small components used within the commercial automotive industry, this company is looking for a UK-based supplier to cast the attached flanges, which are currently made overseas. Please note that tooling is also required. Quotes are required for between 9,000 and 44,000 per year as directed, which will be split into equal monthly call-offs. Pricing and quality is paramount within this enquiry, for which an order is expected to be placed next month. With an annual spend of £300,000 on casting processes, this is a fantastic opportunity to work with a sizeable company who source large numbers of cast components over many years.

  5. Drawings count: 2

    Casting-Die Casting, Pressure

    The attached spring ends are to be cast in stainless steel, ready for use as part of large wind turbines. Having previously had this design manufactured in China, the client is now keen to return production to the UK. Quotes are required for 1000, 2000, 3000 and 4000 off, with tooling also required. The client is looking for a new supplier as soon as possible and will place an order early if a suitable quotation is found quickly. Please submit your best pricing and lead times. There is no machining of threading required for this enquiry, as the threading will need to be included in the tooling and casting of these spring ends.

  6. Drawings count: 1

    Casting-Die Casting, Pressure

    This manufacturer of wine coolers has previously had their products made through a different process for lower quantities and now seeks a supplier who can assist with the casting of these designs going forward. The wine coolers are destined for both public and business use - a high quality, smooth, blemish-free finish is sought before undergoing an additional finishing process. Once the right supplier has been found, there will be an immediate order to place, which is expected to be repeated on a monthly basis.

  7. Drawings count: 2

    Casting-Die Casting, Pressure

    This company operates within the agriculture industry. They have an immediate order to place for double helix anchor tips and will consider other methods of casting, alongside pressure die casting. Quotes are required for 1000 off each anchor tip. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these 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 initial requirement.

  8. Drawings count: 2

    Casting-Die Casting, Pressure

    Suppliers with high pressure die casting capabilities are invited to provide a quotation for the attached filter housing, including finish machining. Spending £20,000 a year on bespoke cast components, this company seeks production of the part in question for use within test and measurement equipment for the energy industry. They are currently looking to improve existing quality and lead times for this ongoing project, with 1000 to 1500 off of this design required per year.

  9. Drawings count: 1

    Casting-Die Casting, Pressure

    Quotes are required for the attached set of newly-designed parts, which will be utilised within an application for the food & beverage industry. The company behind this enquiry spends £100,000 a year on casting processes and seeks the assistance of a supplier who can offer input regarding the best method of manufacture, as well as the material grade to be used. Initially, quotes are required for 10 off of each design, although larger quantities will be sought at the production stage.

  10. Drawings count: 1

    Casting-Die Casting, Pressure

    Suppliers that are able to pressure die cast the attached component are sought, on behalf of a company that operates within the oil & gas industry and outsources £150,000 worth of casting work annually. Having previously had this part manufactured overseas, they are now looking to improve delivery by returning production to the UK. A total of 1705 off will be ordered, to be called off in weekly batches, making this project ideal for vendors who have imminent capacity that they are looking to fill.

  11. Drawings count: 4

    Casting-Die Casting, Pressure

    Having previously had the attached casting produced overseas, the client is now looking to allocate the work to a UK supplier in order to improve the associated lead times. They will order approximately 20,000 off of this item annually and subsequently, they seek a vendor who can assist on a repeat basis, whilst also providing the applicable tooling. With a £30,000 annual spend on cast parts, the buyer may also look to utilise the services of the successful supplier within additional projects.

  12. Drawings count: 2

    Casting-Die Casting, Pressure

    Spending over £100,000 on bespoke cast products every year, this aviation engineering company is currently looking for a third party supplier to produce the attached aluminium chassis. Quotes are required for both 5 off and 1500 off at this time. There is an immediate order to place and owing to the ongoing nature of the project, this is an opportunity to win a new long-term customer as well as the work in question.

  13. Drawings count: 4

    Casting-Die Casting, Pressure

    Spending £400,000 per annum on outsourced machining, this manufacturer of precision machinery seeks 2 gears to be cast and machined in accordance to the attached drawings. Each gear comes with its own casting and machining drawing.

  14. Drawings count: 2

    Casting-Die Casting, Pressure

    This buyer is looking to form an ongoing relationship with a pressure die casting supplier. They require production of two designs, both of which are to be made from brass for end use within a scientific application. Quotes are sought on a number of different price breaks ranging from 50 to 1000 off. There will be an order to place towards the end of the year, which will be repeated thereafter.