Qimtek

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.

75 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 75

  1. Drawings count: 2

    Plastic & Rubber-Vacuum Forming

    This company operates within the renewable energy sector and has an order to place for two different colours of a legacy nose cone part for use within a wind turbine, both of which are to be made from ABS plastic and vacuum formed. The buyer has their own tooling that they will free-issue to the chosen supplier. Quotes are required for 10 to 20 off, with ad-hoc delivery needed every quarter. Pricing and quality are key elements within this project. **Due to the current health climate, we ask that you only submit a quotation for this project if you are in a position to fulfil the requirement. Please also be mindful that there may be a delay in buyer response due to widespread remote working.**

  2. Drawings count: 3

    Profiling-Laser cutting, tube

    Suppliers with tube laser cutting are invited to quote for the attached hurdle post and gate post, which are required for use within an agricultural application. The buyer has advised that these are legacy designs, for which there is no supplier in place; therefore, they seek the assistance of a Qimtek member who is able to facilitate production of these posts throughout the year. Owing to the repeat nature of the work, this is an opportunity to win a new long-term supplier as well as the work in question. **Due to the current health climate, we ask that you only submit a quotation for this project if you are in a position to fulfil the requirement. Please also be mindful that there may be a delay in buyer response due to widespread remote working.**

  3. Drawings count: 4

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    With an outsource spend of £80,000 per year on bespoke designs, this buyer currently seeks a supplier who is able to assist in the manufacture of the attached laser cut components. The ideal candidate will be able to cut and laser etch these components in a variety of materials. There is an immediate order to place, with the work to be repeated once or twice per year. **Due to the current health climate, we ask that you only submit a quotation for this project if you are in a position to fulfil the requirement. Please also be mindful that there may be a delay in buyer response due to widespread remote working.**

  4. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This company, who service and repair turbines and are heavily involved within the energy industry, are urgently seeking quotes for the attached clamping tool as per the drawings provided. The buyer is open to suggestions to make the manufacturing process more efficient. Once this order is complete, there is potential for additional work to follow, although the exact details are unknown at this time. Therefore, this is a great opportunity for a company that specialises in this type of machining. Reliable delivery is paramount for this particular enquiry and pricing is also key.

  5. Drawings count: 2

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    This buyer is looking for a supplier who can undertake the profiling of the attached set of parts. The attached 21 drawings represent a full set of parts and the buyer is looking for quotes for 1 set made out of 3mm Aluminium and 1 set made from 4mm Aluminium. There is an immediate order to place and the buyer has also advised that this will be ongoing work for the chosen supplier.

  6. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Grinding

    This Qimtek member seeks a third party supplier to grind a free-issue drive shaft in accordance with the drawing provided, for use within the education sector. They have an immediate order to place for the work in question, with delivery ideally required by 23rd September. Therefore, interested suppliers are asked to make contact at their earliest opportunity to discuss.

  7. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    This buyer is currently seeking best price and lead times for delivery on a volume order of the attached 4" gaskets. The quantities initially required are 500 off, or Minimum Order Quantity (MOQ). In addition, there is potential for this to become ongoing work for the chosen supplier; there may also be scope to diversify into additional projects once a relationship has been established.

  8. Drawings count: 3

    Sheet Metal Forming-Enclosures

    With an impressive spend of over £1,000,000 a year on fabrication type work, this company has an order to place for these two designs of mounting trays, which will be used within an aviation transponder. The difference in each design is one is to be supplied with a logo and the other without. Quotes are sought for 500 and 1000 off in total for both designs, in regular call-offs of 50 off each time. The first call off of 50 will be required in January 2021, with a sample requirement by mid-October. This project incorporates cutting, folding and plating processes, with pricing, delivery and quality of work all being equally important.

  9. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Tube Bending & Manipulation

    The attached frame is sought for quotation, to be used as part of a table. The table will be required to support an 80kg computer system and therefore, the frames must be manufactured fit for this purpose. Quotes are requested in either aluminium or mild steel, with one pair of frames needed in this instance. The buyer has also advised that there is potential for additional work to follow this initial enquiry, giving plenty of scope for the chosen supplier to build a long-term relationship with the client.

  10. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    The attached nut is required for end use within the electronics industry. Quotes are required for 3000 off, which will be required within one to two weeks of the client placing the order; therefore, this project is well-suited to those with immediate capacity to fill. The design in question is to be made from brass and supplied with a passivate finish, free of sharp edges. Those with the capacity and the capabilities to assist are asked to make contact with the buyer at their earliest convenience. **Due to the current health climate, we ask that you only submit a quotation for this project if you are in a position to fulfill the requirement.**

  11. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This Qimtek member is currently seeking a quote on the attached special stainless steel drum, which will be going into the food industry. Although this is a one off requirement at this stage, future projects are in the pipeline.

  12. Drawings count: 1

    Plastic & Rubber-Injection Moulding

    ** Please note- the buyer is looking for best method of manufacture and this project has been sent to Wood Machinists and Plastic Specialists** This design house are currently working on a new product and are seeking the best method of manufacture. A key part to this project is that the buyer requires the material used to be: 1. Sustainable (in this case - they are looking at environmentally friendly plastics) 2. Recyclable/eco-friendly as possible Please can you quote tooling costs separately.

  13. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Milling, High Volume

    ** Please note- the buyer is looking for best method of manufacture and this project has been sent to Injection Moulding suppliers and Plastic Specialists** This design house are currently working on a new product and are seeking the best method of manufacture. A key part to this project is that the buyer requires the material used to be: 1. Sustainable (in this case - they are looking at wood-bamboo or ply for example) 2. Recyclable/eco-friendly as possible They are not looking at metal as the material for this project.

  14. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    ** Please note- the buyer is looking for best method of manufacture and this project has been sent to Injection Moulding suppliers and Wood Specialists** This design house are currently working on a new product and are seeking the best method of manufacture. A key part to this project is that the buyer requires the material used to be: 1. Sustainable (in this case - they are looking at environmentally friendlier plastics) 2. Recyclable/Eco-friendly as possible They are not looking at metal as the material for this project.

  15. Drawings count: 2

    Sheet Metal Forming-Rolling

    As part of a new product, this Qimtek Member requires a manufacturer who can roll long sections of 3mm 304 sheet up to 5.4M in length. This is expected to be a regular item requiring 5 in year 1, then up to 8 per year for the next 4 years. Matching support braces are also required 2 per tank.

  16. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This Qimtek member has been asked to source quotes and lead times for the attached machined flange ring. Material required is Titanium grade 2

  17. Drawings count: 0

    Plastic & Rubber-Prototyping

    This company who are heavily involved in the pyrotechnic blasting industry are looking to discuss the possibility of a supply of plastic flat springs. What they are looking for is a spring that is approx. 35/40mm wide and 1.0m+ long and preferably plastic, that will coil up when released. (similar idea to a child's reflective snap band) This may be better described in a telephone conversation so the buyer welcomes calls to discuss this prototype further. The finished article is required to provide emergency line clearance services to the power and telecom industry during the current Covid 19 crisis.

  18. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This company has an annual machining spend of over £50,000 and specialises in the pumps and gauges industry. They have an order to place for this design of ball sealing ring, made from PEEK material. Quotes are sought for 1500 off, and the buyer has added that this will be an ongoing requirement for this quantity every 6 months. A timely delivery is important, as is quality and pricing. **Due to the current health climate, we ask that you only submit a quotation for this project if you are in a position to fulfil the requirement.**

  19. Drawings count: 1

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

    This company works within the paper industry and has an immediate order to place for this design of mild steel slat which will be used as part of a conveyor system. Quotes are sought at this time for 30 off, and the buyer has also indicated further potential for similar work going forward, once a relationship is established. Reliable delivery, pricing and a good quality end product are all important factors of this enquiry.

  20. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    With an outsource spend of over £50,000 per year on machined designs, this regular buyer to Qimtek has an order to place for 3 types of bolt and cap screw, which will be used within the gauge industry. Quotes are required for 90, 100 and 200 off depending on the design, with scope for additional, similar bolts in increased batch sizes to follow going forward. Pricing and quality are key for this enquiry, with one of the fasteners having a slightly shorter lead time than the other two. The buyer is keen to receive quotes and will place the order early should a suitable quote arrive quickly.

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