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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.

215 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 215

  1. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    These carbon steel lifting bars and delrin pads will form a lifting fixture and are required by a company that spends over £250,000 per year on bespoke machined designs. Quotes are required for 3 off and 6 off quantities and the client has also advised that although this will most likely be a one-off requirement, similar work will also be required later, making it an ideal opportunity to fill long-term capacity moving forward.

  2. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Tube Bending & Manipulation

    This architectural fabrication manufacturer have an immediate order to place for the attached ERW fence hoops, to be used within a construction application. Quotes are required for 56 off, but as this is repeated to order, these volumes can massively vary in quantities when required. Companies with immediate capacity to fill, who would also be interested in winning a new long-term customer, are asked to make contact at their earliest convenience.

  3. Drawings count: 2

    Finishing-Plastic Coating

    This metal spinning company, who outsources around £250,000 of manufacture a year, is looking for a supplier who can rubber coat the back-plates of the holding equipment in their spinning machines. This work could possibly become ongoing, with the machined parts to be free-issued to the chosen supplier ready for the rubber coating to be carried out.

  4. Drawings count: 2

    Tool Making-Jigs & Fixtures

    Destined for use within the aerospace industry, quotes are sought for the attached fixtures on behalf of a metal spinning company that outsources around £250,000 worth of machining work each year. The client requires the assistance of a supplier who can undertake an immediate order, as well as additional fixtures going forward. Therefore, this is an opportunity to win a new long-term customer, as well as the project in question.

  5. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-General Fabrication 6-15mm

    This OEM outsources in excess of £80,000 worth of fabrication work a year. They are looking to identify a turnkey supplier who can assist immediately with production of the attached stillage. The client is hoping to expand their base of subcontract fabricators and subsequently, the chosen supplier will be given the opportunity to manufacture this item - as well as similar designs - on a repeat basis moving forward.

  6. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-General Sheet Metal Under 6mm

    This manufacturer of environmental equipment, who spend in excess of £250,000 a year on fabrication, require a new supplier who can assist with the ongoing production of the attached Clip and Bracket components. These are to be manufactured from mild steel with aspects of cutting,bending and a small amount of machining required. There is an immediate order to place with ongoing batches to follow, making this an ideal project for suppliers looking to fill both immediate and long term capacity.

  7. Drawings count: 1

    Plastic & Rubber-Dip Moulding

    This buyer, who has a £250,000 spend on outsourcing, is looking for a supplier with immediate capacity who can put a rubber coating on a free-issue back plate ring for them. This design is a tool to be used in-house. There is an urgent order to place with delivery required within 3 days of the part arriving at the successful supplier's premises. This is a one-off job, but similar work will be made available in future.

  8. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Laser cutting, tube

    This buyer, with a £10million annual spend on outsourced fabrication, is looking for a supplier with ongoing capacity for a 6 year contract starting in 2020. They seek the assistance of a profiling company who can cut the required tubes to length, to be used in a muffler box. This is an ideal opportunity to build a long-term relationship with a high-spending company, with scope for the chosen supplier to build upon their involvement with the client once quality and reliability have been proven.

  9. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Laser Cutting

    With a massive £1.9million annual spend in the subcontract fabrication sphere, this company specialises in the manufacture of columns & masts. They currently require quotes for the production of large fabricated traps, as they do not have the applicable facilities in-house. Ideally, they would like to utilise the services of a supplier that offers a high standard of quality. This is an opportunity to add a big-spending name to your customer portfolio, as the client is currently looking to expand their supplier base for this type of work. The client is also open to alternative methods of manufacture, as long as the end product is of a high quality.

  10. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This buyer is looking for a micro machinist to manufacture the attached clamp push rod & actuating rod nipple, ready for use within micro welding equipment. These designs are legacy items, which are to be made from a combination of bright mild steel and brass with 50 off of each required at this time. There is an order to place with ongoing work available for the supplier that wins the project.

  11. Drawings count: 4

    Fabrication-General Sheet Metal Under 6mm

    This buyer, with an outsourcing spend of £150,000 on fabrication processes, is looking for a supplier who can undertake the manufacture of a welded plate assembly on a regular basis. There is an order to place with ongoing work available. The design in question is to be made from 2mm thick structural steel for end use within a construction application. The client seeks quotes as soon as possible, with delivery required by the end of November 2018.

  12. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-General Fabrication 6-15mm

    This buyer is looking for a fabricator with immediate capacity to manufacture the attached stillages, to be used in the medical/scientific industry. They are looking to increase their supplier base for these designs due to the increase in customer demand. There is an order to place for this ongoing job and similar projects may be made available to the successful supplier in future, as the client places over £60,000 worth of work with subcontract fabrication companies every year.

  13. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-General Fabrication 6-15mm

    This buyer is looking for a fabricator with immediate capacity to manufacture the attached stillage, to be used in the medical/scientific industry. They are looking to increase their supplier base for this design due to the increase in customer demand. There is an order to place for this one-off job and similar work may be made available for the successful supplier in future, as the client places over £60,000 worth of work with subcontract fabrication companies every year.

  14. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Machining, Prototyping

    This buyer is looking for a supplier to manufacture a smaller version of an exhaust frame that they would use for in-house training purposes. The buyer is open to supplier input surrounding the best material and best method of manufacture. There is an order to place for this one-off requirement, with example drawings attached reflecting the full-size exhaust frame. Owing to the client's £250,000 annual spend in the subcontract machining market, this could pave the way to additional projects for the chosen vendor.

  15. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    This buyer is looking for a machinist to drill and machine flanges & sockets, which will be used in the pump and valve industry. There is an urgent order to place, with ongoing work available for the successful supplier. The blanks for the flanges can be provided if this is more practical, with all of the items to be made from various grades of stainless steel.

  16. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Enclosures

    Outsourcing fabrication work to the tune of £500,000 every year, this company is currently seeking a supplier who can manufacture the attached enclosure. This design will be used as part of a project for the electronics sector and the buyer is looking for quotes ready for the next order to be placed. Those that are interested in being considered for this job are asked to make contact with the buyer directly to discuss; in addition, this could result in further opportunities once a relationship has been established.

  17. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-General Sheet Metal Under 6mm

    This buyer is looking for quotes on the attached bracket & flange as part of a larger job for which they are currently tendering. However, they have advised that if they win the work it will be an ongoing requirement for the successful supplier. The client outsources over £1million of fabrication per year, meaning that there is an abundance of work available; subsequently, this project may be ideal for those who are looking to build a partnership with a large-spending company.

  18. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    This buyer is looking for a supplier for the attached cover boss to be used in the oil/chemical/energy business. There is an order to place with ongoing orders repeating 3 or 4 times per year, making this an opportunity to win a new long-term customer as well as the work in question. This client has a spend of £250,000 on outsourced machining, so similar work will also be made available.

  19. 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.

  20. Drawings count: 7

    Machining-Machining with Fabrication

    A supplier is sought to undertake the manufacture of a roller swap assembly, which will be used in-house by this metal spinning company. Spending over £310,000 a year on bespoke machined and fabricated parts, the client would like to collaborate with a Qimtek member who can offer good value and reliable delivery, whilst also maintaining a high standard of quality. Quotes with and without assembly are welcomed and the buyer has also advised that they will consider design modifications that aid with manufacture, so long as the function is not affected. There is an immediate order to place for 1 off, with 2 more to follow once testing is complete.

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