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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.

694 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 694

  1. Drawings count: 1

    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 large free-issue aluminium plate. The processes involved within this project are vertical boring, turning and milling. The parts are required within 10/12 weeks and therefore, suppliers able to offer quality manufacture and prompt delivery are eagerly sought.

  2. 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.

  3. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    Destined for end use within the marine industry, these inner & outer dials are to be made from acrylic, on behalf of a company that spends over £50,000 per year on bespoke machined designs. Quotes are required for an array of medium quantities and the client has also advised that this will be an ongoing requirement, making it an ideal opportunity to fill immediate capacity. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward.

  4. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    Destined for end use within forecourt safety valves, the attached trolley stems are to be milled, tapped, drilled and anodised from a combination of aluminium and stainless steel. Quotes are required for 25/50 off of the aluminium design and 10 off of the stainless steel stem, for which the client will have an order to place. Therefore, they seek clarification of the associated costs and lead times surrounding this requirement. Owing to the client's £50,000 spend in the subcontract machining sphere, additional opportunities could be made available to the chosen supplier once a relationship has been established.

  5. Drawings count: 5

    Machining-CNC Machining, Medium Volume

    The attached valve bodies, spindles and disks are 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. They would like to collaborate with a Qimtek member that can offer a short lead time, as well as good value, high quality end products. Quantities of 250 to 500 off will be required annually, making this project ideal for those with long-term capacity.

  6. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    The attached clamp screw bodies are 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. They would like to collaborate with a Qimtek member that can offer a short lead time, as well as good value, high quality end products.

  7. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    Destined for use within the manufacture of water softeners, this buyer seeks a new supplier for the finish machining of injection moulded parts. Due to short client lead times, this is an urgent project, meaning that adherence to the specified lead times is critical, along with quality and pricing. This is currently a one-off requirement, but could lead to similar work going forward. There is an immediate order to place for 1,000 off, for which delivery is required by 24th May.

  8. Drawings count: 1

    Casting-Sand Casting

    This leading manufacturing company, specialising in railway track machinery, seeks a new supplier to undertake the casting, machining and finishing of aluminium LM24 or LM25 components. The most important considerations for this company are flexibility and reliability, with an emphasis on a high-quality, durable end product. There is an order to place with a supplier who can fulfil all of the above. Although this is low volume, it will be significant, repetitive work for the successful supplier. The buyer welcomes any suggestions or advice surrounding the best method of manufacture within this project.

  9. Drawings count: 1

    Sheet Metal Forming-General Sheet Metal (2mm to 6mm)

    The attached basket is to be made from stainless steel rod and supplied fully assembled, on behalf of a manufacturer of medical equipment that spends over £75,000 a year on outsourced manufacturing. The parts are to be made in accordance with the drawings provided. Ideally, the client would like to locate a supplier that can offer exemplary standards of manufacture, as well as a reliable delivery time of 3/4 weeks. There will be an order to place shortly with the chosen vendor, once production requirements have reached fruition.

  10. Drawings count: 2

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    Suppliers that have the capabilities to cut coupling washers are sought, on behalf of a company that outsources over £250,000 worth of fabrication work each year. These items are destined for end use within an oil/chemical/energy application and there is an immediate order to place for their production. In addition, the successful supplier will be awarded monthly call-offs, making this an opportunity to win a new long-term customer as well as the work in question.

  11. Drawings count: 1

    Plastic & Rubber-Plastic Fabrication

    Suppliers with capacity are asked to provide a quotation for the attached test specimen. The company behind this enquiry is a manufacturer of material test equipment that spends £50,000 annually on bespoke plastic & rubber parts. They seek production of 1000 off of this design to be made from PVC, for which they have an immediate order to place. Those that are interested in this opportunity are asked to contact the buyer directly to be considered.

  12. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    The attached stainless steel damping needles will be utilised within a fastening application, on behalf of a company that spends over £250,000 a year on bespoke machining services. They seek quotes for large quantities of these components and would like to build a relationship with a supplier that can undertake repeat batches as required. A high standard of quality is essential, as well as good value. Interested vendors are asked to make contact with the buyer directly to be considered.

  13. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Fabrication with Machining

    Suppliers that have the capabilities to machine and fabricate shroud tubes are sought, on behalf of a company that outsources over £550,000 worth of fabrication and machining work each year. These items are destined for end use within an oil/chemical/energy application. Due to an increase in volumes, the client is looking to increase their supplier base for the parts in question. With a focus on quality and delivery, it is imperative that interested parties are able to offer a reliable and consistent service; in turn, they will be awarded repeat work by the client, as well as the opportunity to assist with the manufacture of additional components on their behalf. Please refer to the Word document attached for a breakdown of all the work involved within this project.

  14. Drawings count: 3

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This company operates within the consumer products industry and outsources over £500,000 worth of fabrication work every year. They have an order to place for a new design of trolley system, to be used to hold reels of their existing storage products. This project incorporates elements of fabrication and powder coating, with quotes required for 1 off to 4 off. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically and once a relationship has been established, further orders with repeatable batches could be made available in addition to this initial requirement. This is due to the fact that the buyer is looking for a long term-supplier, as well as production of the initial prototype. IMPORTANT: There is a non-disclosure agreement running with this enquiry. Please print this off, complete ALL sections, sign and date it and return the page to sourcing@qimtek.co.uk or caroline.ogden@qimtek.co.uk. Alternatively, please fax your NDA to 01256 394600.

  15. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    This manufacturer of appliance controls is seeking a supplier who can assist with the machining of the attached connectors. The buyer behind this enquiry works within the appliance industry and has a sizeable outsourcing spend of £70,000 per annum on machining processes. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically, with an emphasis on reliability and high quality. There is an order to place immediately with a supplier who can offer all of the above.

  16. Drawings count: 2

    Sheet Metal Forming-Fine Limit Sheet Metal (up to 2mm)

    This Land Rover refurbishment company who currently outsource approximately £50,000 worth of fabrication a year, is looking for a supplier who can assist them with the cutting, pressing, and assembly of the attached bulkheads. They have manufactured some parts in-house to help expedite the production, but a supplier is sought to continue and complete the manufacture and assembly of these bulkheads. With an immediate order to place for 50 units, this order will be doubled for 2020.

  17. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    This manufacturer of appliance controls is seeking a supplier who can assist with the machining of the attached nuts and bolts. The buyer behind this enquiry works within the appliance industry and has a sizeable outsourcing spend of £70,000 per annum on machining processes. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically, with an emphasis on reliability and high quality. There is an order to place immediately with a supplier who can offer all of the above.

  18. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Tube Bending & Manipulation

    Suppliers with in-house tube bending capabilities are asked to quote for a selection of mild steel raising aid components. Destined for end use within the medical industry, the parts in question are to be quoted in batches of 200 off of each. The company behind this enquiry spends over £100,000 every year in the subcontract fabrication and machining realms, meaning that there is plenty of scope for the successful Qimtek member to develop the relationship further.

  19. Drawings count: 1

    Sheet Metal Forming-Fine Limit Sheet Metal (up to 2mm)

    A manufacturer of material test equipment, who spends a respectable £250,000 per year on outsourced fabrication services, would like to hear from suppliers capable of producing the attached foot pedal shroud from 1.5mm thick mild steel. This project will involve elements of cutting, folding and welding. The ongoing nature of the work means that the successful supplier will win not only the job in question, but also a new long-term customer. They have an immediate order to place, as well as an ongoing need for these components.

  20. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    A machining supplier is urgently sought, in order to manufacture the attached lower beams within a 14 day lead time. The buyer behind this enquiry has an impressive spend of £100,000 per year on bespoke machining services and currently requires quotes for 1 off. These components will be used within an industrial machinery application, with the client outsourcing their manufacture due to a current lack of in-house capacity. They have an immediate order to place, as well as an ongoing need for these components. Therefore, this is an opportunity to win a new long-term customer, as well as the work in question.

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