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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.

94 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 94

  1. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This buyer specialises in tow bars and bike rack equipment. They seek a supplier for the attached bolts, which will be used within a consumer goods application. This buyer spends £50,000 per annum on all outsourced machining services and would like to collaborate with a Qimtek member that can offer a good value, high quality end product. There is an order to place with the chosen supplier, with further orders to follow moving forward.

  2. Drawings count: 8

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This client is looking for a supplier to manufacture newly-designed nuts and P-clips, as well as optional pipework, intended for use by a luxury car manufacturer. Quotes are required for initial samples of 30 off of each, as well as annual quantities of 1700 to 1900 off to be repeated for the next 7 years. Please be aware that price and quality of the finished products is very important. Because of the nature of the parts required, material and heat treatment specifications have been provided - along with the drawings - for supplier reference purposes. This project is currently in the quotation stage; however, it is expected that an order will be placed quickly, with sample components required by the end of June. Therefore, this will suit Qimtek members with current or imminent capacity available.

  3. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This model-making equipment manufacturer currently has the attached hardwood tools handmade in China, but is quickly becoming despondent with the quality of the end product. As such, they are now keen to hear from possible UK suppliers who can CNC machine these tools for clay modelling purposes. Although the client is only looking to establish initial contact with potential vendors at this time, when the order is placed it will be an ongoing requirement, with two batches of tools required each year.

  4. Drawings count: 6

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This client, a company working in the agricultural sector and spending in excess of £1.5million a year on outsourced manufacturing, seeks a supplier to produce a series of aluminium and mild steel parts. This project incorporates aspects of milling, drilling and turning, as well as a range of finishes. The client is looking to build an ongoing partnership with a supplier who is able to facilitate long-term supply of these items - owing to their sizeable annual spend, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to diversify into additional projects once a relationship has been established.

  5. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    With a fabrication spend of £800,000 annually, this new client to Qimtek is looking for a supplier to manufacture the attached bushel boxes and blackboards for the end use in a UK drinks brand. This buyer values excellent communication, high quality, as well as good value. This is an exciting opportunity to join the PSL of a large-spending company and should not be missed by those who are looking to supplement their long-term customer portfolio. The client is very happy to discuss the concepts and feasibility of this project. There is an order to place, with possible repeat business for the chosen supplier.

  6. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This manufacturer of marine equipment, who spends over £200,000 per year on outsourced machining, seeks new supplier for a large selection of machined components. These are to be manufactured from a selection of materials including aluminium, brass, bronze, mild steel and stainless steel, with the project itself incorporating a range of processes that includes both milling and turning. Quality and lead times are of paramount importance and therefore, suppliers who are able to offer reliability, whilst maintaining high quality and cost-effective pricing will be seen favourably.

  7. Drawings count: 5

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This metal spinning company, who outsource approximately £250,000 worth of machining each year, have been asked to produce a range of parts for the aerospace industry. Due to a lack of in-house capacity, they seek the assistance of a third party machinist who is able to undertake some of the project on their behalf. The initial order won't be required until the end of July 2019, but quotations are sought as soon as possible. These parts will be required on a call-off basis and are expected to repeat in accordance with the attached yearly quantities.

  8. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This company spends in excess of £100,000 a year in the subcontract machining market. They seek urgent quotes for the attached diaphragms - parts which are to be machined from aluminium in accordance with the drawings attached. These designs will be used within medical devices and therefore, a high standard of quality and precision is essential. Quotes will be favoured from suppliers that respond quickly; in turn, repeat orders of these items may be made available moving forward. There is an order to place with the chosen supplier. The client is very open to advice and suggestions surrounding the best possible method of manufacturing for this project.

  9. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This fabrication company is currently quoting to win work for a large quantity of stands and set-ups, but cannot manage all the parts in-house; therefore, they would be interested in hearing from machining companies who can assist with production. The work itself involves milling, turning, tapping and threading, making it an ideal fit with versatile suppliers. Outsourcing approximately £20,000 worth of machining each year, the client may also look to extend additional orders to the chosen supplier once a relationship has been established.

  10. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This client is looking for a new supplier to machine batches of 10,000 off brass ferrules to be used as part of door handles. This part is required on an ongoing basis, with the stated quantity repeated approximately every 6 months. They have an immediate order to place for an initial sample of 50 off - required mid-February - with the main bulk order needed from March 2019 onwards. The client is happy to discuss delivery of smaller batch quantities to make up the 10,000 required over 6 months if this is preferred. This project incorporates elements of turning and milling/honing. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically and offer reliable delivery. Further work opportunities are also possible once a relationship with the client is established.

  11. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This window manufacturing company who spends in excess of £100,000 in outsourced machining each year is looking for a supplier of the attached parts which are to be used in a new building. Although this is a one off requirement, the chosen supplier may have scope for future enquiries on similar projects going forward.

  12. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This company operates within the printing industry and outsources over £25,000 worth of machining work every year. They have an immediate order to place for between 500 off to 2000 off M4 steel nuts. The ideal supplier will be able to provide a high-quality end product and once a relationship has been established, further projects could be made available in addition to this urgent requirement. Quotes are also sought for 5000 off, 10,000 off and 15,000 off which will be ordered at a later stage.

  13. Drawings count: 6

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    With a £150,000 annual spend on subcontract machining market, this company seeks production of the attached stainless steel retainers, plugs and bases. They have an order to place for this work and are looking to identify a supplier that can mill, drill and turn these parts as well as provide the high quality finish necessary. Quality of manufacture is of the utmost importance and therefore, any suppliers who can offer a high-end product should make contact immediately.

  14. Drawings count: 15

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This buyer with an outsourcing spend of £200,000 is looking for a machinist to manufacture a set of stainless steel components, which include brackets, pulleys, plates & screws. These components are to be supplied completely assembled, including bearings. There is an order to place with on-going work, with batch size and frequency to be arranged with the buyer.

  15. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    Spending a massive £500,000 a year in the subcontract machining arena, this company operates within the energy industry. They are currently seeking a new machining supplier to take on yearly requirements for the attached flexible and rigid gas connectors, with annual usage ranging from 3,000 to 35,000 off per component. Therefore, this is a massive opportunity for suppliers that are able to undertake a project of this scale. The parts in question are all to be made from stainless steel and assembled where applicable. The client initially requires delivery by the 3rd September and interested vendors must be able to work to this time frame.

  16. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This company specialises in the manufacture of audio equipment, outsourcing machining work to the tune of £200,000 a year. They require a supplier for the production of various piece parts, for use within a newly-designed vinyl player. Quotes are required for 1000 and 2000 off of each item, which are due to go into full production as of May 2019. Samples will be required as soon as possible, meaning that the successful supplier can expect to receive both short-term and long-term work.

  17. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This enquiry will be a great fit for those who prefer high-volume production work. The company behind this enquiry spends a sizeable £100,000 annually on bespoke machined parts and currently seeks quotes for the attached stud and housing. Both of these designs will be ordered at a rate of 5000 off per month, with delivery to commence as of 30th November 2018. In addition, the client may also choose to extend production of four additional components to the successful supplier, which will be required in similar quantities. The ideal supplier will be able to offer good value, as well as high-quality parts that conform to the tolerances specified.

  18. Drawings count: 0

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    Outsourcing a massive £500,000 worth of machining work every year, this company seeks a supplier to machine mild steel bar (cutting and drilling, or turning), in order to manufacture a large amount of rings. They have an immediate order to place for the work in question and will require the parts on an ongoing basis. Therefore, they are keen to build a relationship with a Qimtek member who can facilitate ongoing supply. Those that are interested in this opportunity should make contact with the buyer directly in order to be considered.

  19. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    The attached set of plugs, bushes and washers is required by a buyer that operates within the communications industry. The client has an annual spend on subcontract machining that exceeds £500,000 a year and so ongoing work will be made available.

  20. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    An ISO 9001-accredited supplier is sought for production of three different machined designs. This incorporates both stainless steel and plastic items, which are scheduled to be ordered in large quantities over a six month period. Quotes are required on a number of different price breaks and interested suppliers are asked to adhere to the target prices specified. As the client spends £50,000 a year in the subcontract machining sphere, additional opportunities could be made available alongside this enquiry.

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