Qimtek

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.

148 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 148

  1. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    Destined for use within the rail industry, the attached spacer is to be turned from stainless steel. The client requires 12,000 off of this item and would like to place the work with an external supplier who can offer a high standard of quality. This forms part of a larger job for which the client is currently tendering; if successful, there is a possibility that this could become an ongoing requirement. In addition, the buyer may look to place more of their £50,000 annual machining spend with the supplier that they choose for this project, once a relationship has been established.

  2. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    Machining of carbon steel plate compactors is required, on behalf of a company that outsources over £100,000 worth of machining work every year. The most important aspects for this company are flexibility and reliability, in order to manufacture the attached mild steel lifting tubes with emphasis on a high-quality, durable end product. Ideally, they are keen to hear from suppliers who are situated within a 50 mile radius. There is an order to place with the chosen supplier, who can fulfil all of the above.

  3. Drawings count: 5

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    Destined for end use within excavation equipment, the attached pins, adaptors and end caps are sought in batches of 10 and 200 off at this time. The client spends £100,000 a year on bespoke machined components and requests that interested parties quote their best price and delivery in order to be considered for this opportunity. They are currently looking to improve on supplier reliability and may wish to utilise the successful vendor's services within additional projects, once a relationship has been cultivated.

  4. Drawings count: 3

    Sheet Metal Forming-Enclosures

    This enquiry is not to be missed by those who are looking to add a big-spending name to their customer portfolio. Outsourcing over £2million worth of work each year, this furniture company is seeking a long-term supplier for the production of drawers. Cutting, folding and welding is required in accordance with the drawings attached. Owing to the volume of fabrication work outsourced by this company, there is plenty of scope for the chosen supplier to develop the relationship and expand into additional requirements that are similar in nature.

  5. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    A new buyer to Qimtek, specialising in the manufacture of surgical blades, seeks a new supplier for the attached threaded inserts. These inserts are to be used within their new grinding machine. The client has a massive outsourcing spend of £300,000 per annum on all machined components and would like to collaborate with Qimtek members who can offer reliable delivery times of 4/6 weeks - meaning that suppliers situated within a 50 mile radius will be seen favourably - as well as a durable end product. There is an order to place with the chosen supplier, as well as ongoing work moving forward.

  6. Drawings count: 1

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

    This project calls for the laser cutting and folding of meter parts used in commercial frying machines, on behalf of a manufacturer of beverage mixing equipment. Spending £20,000 a year on subcontract engineering services, this company values excellent communication and high quality from potential suppliers. As well as having an immediate order to place, the client has advised that this will be ongoing work for the chosen supplier, with the batch frequency to be discussed at a later stage.

  7. Drawings count: 5

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

    This Qimtek member has presented an exciting chance for a supplier to secure a large, ongoing fabrication opportunity. This comprehensive enquiry includes a wide variety of disciplines including cutting, folding and welding. This enquiry would be best-suited to those able to offer high quality, quick-turnaround manufacture. The attached drawings represent only a small cross-section of the work available, meaning that it should not be missed by those looking to fill both immediate and long-term capacity.

  8. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Wire Forming

    The attached scoop assembly will be used as part of a doughnut fryer for the food & beverage industry. Quotes are currently sought for its production, on behalf of a company that outsources in excess of £10,000 worth of fabrication work annually. The requested price breaks range from 4 to 16 off across the set, for which there is an immediate order to place. The ongoing nature of the work means that the successful supplier wins not only the job in question, but also a new long-term customer.

  9. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Medium Volume

    The attached set of flipper housings will be used as part of a doughnut fryer for the food & beverage industry. Quotes are currently sought for their production, on behalf of a company that outsources in excess of £10,000 worth of machining work annually. Quotes are required for 20 off and 100 respectively, for which there is an immediate order to place. The ongoing nature of the work means that the successful supplier wins not only the job in question, but also a new long-term customer.

  10. Drawings count: 1

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

    This is an urgent requirement for mild steel base skids, on behalf of a Qimtek member who outsources £10,000 worth of machining work every year. They would like to collaborate with a supplier that has the capacity available to offer delivery of the completed batch by the 27th February; therefore, interested parties are asked to provide a quotation at their earliest convenience. These components are destined for end use within the automotive industry. There is an urgent order to place with the chosen supplier.

  11. Drawings count: 4

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    A start-up company - specialising in classic cars - seeks a supplier for the attached mild steel door straps, which will be used to stop car hinges and doors from opening too far. Their 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 ongoing work available for the chosen supplier.

  12. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Fabrication with Machining

    Suppliers with dual facilities are sought, in order to provide a quotation for the fabrication and machining of a stainless steel guard frame assembly. With a massive £600,000 outsourcing spend, the buyer behind this enquiry specialises in the production of packaging machinery. They are currently looking to form a relationship with a new supplier for manufacture of these new designs, with the possibility of similar work being made available moving forward. Therefore, interested parties are asked to make contact with the client directly to be considered.

  13. Drawings count: 4

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    A two-week lead time is an essential element of this project, which calls for the production of a transport bracket. Spending a massive £500,000 a year in the subcontract fabrication sector, this company requires quotes on this design for end use within a medical application, with 20 off needed initially. Moving forward, orders for larger quantities of 40 per month will be placed with the successful supplier and owing to the abundance of fabrication work outsourced by the client, there could be scope to grow the relationship further.

  14. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Machining with Fabrication

    The attached set of support bushes and rods are to be made from mild steel, on behalf of an office furniture organisation with an immediate order to place. They would like to partner with a one-stop shop that can undertake the entire requirement in-house, with delivery needed within three weeks of order placement. Their £2.1million annual spend on bespoke machined and fabricated parts means that there is plenty of scope for the relationship to be developed and ongoing work to be made available.

  15. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    This is an urgent requirement for mild steel pins, on behalf of a Qimtek member who outsources £10,000 worth of machining work every year. They would like to collaborate with a supplier that has the capacity available to offer delivery of the completed batch by the 16/01/2019; therefore, interested parties are asked to provide a quotation at their earliest convenience. These components are destined for end use within the automotive industry.

  16. Drawings count: 2

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    This buyer specialises in the manufacture of pumps & lubrication equipment and has a massive outsourcing spend of £300,000 per annum on all bespoke fabricated parts. They seek immediate quotes for the attached mild steel base plates, from suppliers with capacity to complete the laser cutting only, as the folding is done in-house. There will be an order to place in early 2019. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically, offer reliable delivery and also provide a high-quality end product. Once a relationship has been cultivated, further projects could be made available in addition to this ongoing requirement.

  17. Drawings count: 2

    Finishing-Powder Coating

    This project calls for the powder coating of free-issue pans used in commercial frying machines, on behalf of a manufacturer of beverage mixing equipment. Spending £25,000 a year on subcontract engineering services, this company values excellent communication and high quality from potential suppliers.The ideal supplier would be able to coat the inside and outside face of the pan with a Teflon-type non-stick coating - ideally FDA approved, as the buyer has clients in the USA and Canada. There is an immediate order to place with the chosen supplier.

  18. Drawings count: 1

    Profiling-Laser cutting, tube

    Destined for end use within the industrial machinery sector, the attached tube is required by a company that places £10,000 into the the subcontract fabrication market each year. They are looking to increase their supplier base for this design and seek quotes from suppliers who can offer good value, whilst providing a high-quality end product. There is no immediate order to place; however, the buyer has advised that this will become an ongoing requirement moving forward, once an order has been confirmed.

  19. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-CNC Machining, Medium Volume

    The buyer seeks a new supplier to work with on a project that calls for the redesign of a standard airport baggage conveyor. The elements of work involved include milling, turning, tapping and drilling of pulley mounts. The ideal supplier will be able to offer good value, whilst offering a high quality end product.There is no immediate order to place; however, the buyer has advised that this will become an ongoing requirement moving forward, once an order has been confirmed.

  20. Drawings count: 2

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

    A new buyer to Qimtek seeks a supplier to work alongside on a new project, which calls for the production of stainless steel bins. This project incorporates elements of folding, bending and pressing. The most important supplier criteria for this company are flexibility and reliability, with an emphasis on a high-quality, durable end product. There is an order ready to place with a Qimtek member who can fulfil the above. Although the quantities are of low volume, this will be significant, repetitive work for the successful supplier.

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