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.

73 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 73

  1. 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.**

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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

  8. 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.

  9. 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.**

  10. 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.

  11. 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.

  12. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This company specialises in the renewable energy sector and has an order to place for two different sizes of boss, both of which are to be made from steel. Quotes are required for 10 off of one size and 6 off of the other, with scope for future work in addition to this initial enquiry. Delivery, pricing and quality are all key elements within this project.

  13. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    With a spend of over £50,000 per year on subcontract manufactured designs, this company has an urgent order to place for a cyclone separator, which will be used to separate sand and sea water for the oil & gas industry. Quotes are required for the complete manufacture and assembly of 5 off and 10 off, with the parts to be made from Duplex. The buyer has confirmed that it is crucial that the connecting end pieces are accurate to the drawings, but there is scope to amend the size and shape of the body if this creates a better design overall. 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.

  14. Drawings count: 1

    Profiling-Laser cutting, tube

    With an outsource spend of £80,000 per year on bespoke designs, this new buyer to Qimtek has an order to place for these 2 shapes of laser cut tube, which will be used as part of bicycle check and repair centres within primary schools. Quotes are sought for 14 off each design and there is also scope for future orders of these parts on an ad-hoc basis, as well as similar work. Pricing and quality are important factors within this enquiry.

  15. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, High Volume

    With an outsourced machining spend of over £50,000 each year, this company has an order to place for the attached lock nuts which will be used within the pump and valve industry. Quotes are sought for 1000 off at this time. Pricing, reliable delivery and quality are all important factors within this enquiry and once this initial order is completed, there is additional scope for future orders as well.

  16. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    This new buyer to Qimtek specialises in integrator systems for the automotive and aerospace industries. They seek a supplier for the attached pins and bushes, for which there is an immediate order to place. These parts are to be used within the aerospace sector as part of a screw jack system which assists the building of plane wings. Quotes are required for 84 off bushes and 21 off of each of the two sizes of pins. Once a supplier is found, this may also lead to future work in addition to this initial requirement.

  17. Drawings count: 1

    Plastic & Rubber-Prototyping

    This Glaswegian agricultural company would like to hear from possible suppliers who can assist with the initial production of plastic spirals, which are to be plastic welded into free-issue barrels. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, which is expected to be repeated going forward although the frequency is not yet known. As this is a new part, the quantities are expected to increase over time.

  18. Drawings count: 2

    Sheet Metal Forming-Stamping

    This company has an annual spend of over £1million on a large variety of outsourced fabrication work and is looking for quotes for these new designs of aluminium mounting tray, which will be used within the aerospace industry. Quotes are required for 600 and 800 off per year. Pricing and quality are of the utmost importance for this enquiry, which will lead to repeatable work.

  19. Drawings count: 4

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

    With an impressive annual spend of over £1million on outsourced fabrication work, this company is looking for quotes for these new designs of aluminium cover, which will be used within the aerospace industry. Quotes are required for 600 and 800 off per year for each part. Pricing and quality are of the utmost importance for this enquiry, which will lead to repeatable work.

  20. Drawings count: 3

    Fabrication-Tube Bending & Manipulation

    This company is looking for a supplier to manipulate stainless steel tube to the shape shown within the drawing provided. The tube will be used as an exhaust pipe for remote control aircraft. The buyer has suggested swaging as the best method of manufacture, however, any other suitable method is acceptable. This may include sheet forming of two halves to be welded together, or the halves delivered unwelded. Quotes are required for 100 off for the first batch, followed by 100 off annually going forward. Pricing and quality are of the utmost importance for this enquiry.

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