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.

83 Projects

Displaying 1 - 20 of 83

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. Drawings count: 5

    Tool Making-Jigs & Fixtures

    This company specialises in global bus manufacture and has an order to place for the manufacture and painting of 3 different chassis frame welding jigs, which will be used to manufacture buses for the general public. The buyer requires main welding jigs for each of the main modules (Front, Centre, Rear) and sub-assembly jigs for the welded assemblies that make up each of the modules. Advice is also sought, including any suggestions to make the jigs as efficient as possible when the client manufactures the bus chassis. Pricing, quality and reliable delivery are all key factors within this enquiry and once a relationship is established, this can also lead to future jig work in addition to this initial requirement. This makes it an unmissable opportunity for large fabrication work from a large global client.

  9. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    This company has an order to place for the attached turned bearing shafts, which will be used as part of roofing winches for the construction industry. These shafts are structural and so a cosmetic finish is not important. This project incorporates elements of turning and threading, with quotes required for 200 off. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically, offer reliable delivery and provide a high-quality end product - once a relationship has been established, further similar projects could be made available in addition to this one-off requirement.

  10. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    This Qimtek member has an immediate order to place for the attached steel pins, which will be used within the military. Quotes are required for 130 off at this time. Their current supplier has confirmed a much longer lead time than usual, leading the client to source from outside of their existing supplier base. Further to this initial requirement, the successful vendor may be asked to lend their services to additional projects moving forward.

  11. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This company specialises in monitoring solutions within many different transportation sectors and requires quotes for the attached tilt sensor body and cover, to be made from HDPE plastic. Quotes are sought for 500, 1000 and 2000 off of each component. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically, offer reliable delivery and provide a high-quality end product. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward.

  12. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    Specialising in drilling and cutting equipment, this company is looking for quotes on 100, 250 and 500 off of these steel drive shafts, which will form part of a dust extraction system for motorised hand tools used within the trade and construction industries. Quotes for all three batch sizes are required both in mild steel and stainless steel, with an initial order ready to place of 100 off mild steel shafts. Pricing of the shafts is of the most importance within this enquiry and the tolerances shown within the drawing are also critical. Once a relationship has been established, further orders of larger batch sizes and other similar projects could be made available, in addition to this initial requirement.

  13. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This company has an immediate order to place for the attached subsea torch components, which will be used in depths of up to 1000m underwater. This is a redesign of a previous torch, with quotes required for 25 off of each component. Delivery lead times are critical for this enquiry and once a relationship has been established, further projects could be made available in addition to this initial requirement.

  14. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This company has received an urgent request from their client; subsequently, they require quotes for the machined flanges, shafts, bearings, spacers and adapters attached. Owing to a machine breakdown and a lack of capacity, these parts are urgently required, with delivery requested to commence from 16th September. Quotes are ideally required today and prior to 9am tomorrow morning (30th August), owing to the tight schedules involved. All materials will be free-issued to the chosen supplier, with additional requirements for October and potential for future work in addition to this urgent requirement.

  15. Drawings count: 1

    Profiling-Plasma Cutting

    This company has an annual spend of over £500,000 on bespoke fabricated designs and has an order to place for the attached aluminium mount plates. These will be used for mounting pneumatic equipment within industrial machinery, in a factory environment. These plates are usually made in-house but due to a capacity issue, the buyer is currently looking for an external supplier. Quotes are sought for 20 off, with scope for ongoing and similar work to be made available once the initial enquiry is complete. Reliable delivery is of the most importance within this enquiry, with pricing and quality also being key.

  16. Drawings count: 5

    Full turnkey-Fabrication with Machining

    With a combined annual spend of over £1.5 million on fabrication and machining work, this company is looking for a supplier to make, assemble and zinc coat the attached tracks which will be used within industrial machinery in a factory environment. Quotes are required for 3 off, with scope for ongoing, similar work to follow. Quality and accuracy is key for this project, with price and reliable delivery also considered very important.

  17. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This new company to Qimtek has an order to place for the attached front port, which will form part of subsea lamps to be used in depths of up to 1000m underwater. Once received, these will be pressure tested by the client before use. Quality and accuracy of these components is paramount, as well as reliable delivery and pricing. This company has an annual spend of over £100,000 per year on bespoke machined components and will be placing regular orders every 2-3 months at this volume with the chosen supplier. This makes it a great opportunity to form a long-term relationship with a new client in this industry. It could also lead to further, similar work in addition to this initial enquiry.

  18. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This new company to Qimtek spends over £100,000 on bespoke machined components and has an order to place for this aluminium housing and end cap. These will form part of subsea lamps which will be used in depths of up to 1000m underwater. Once received, the parts will be pressure tested by the client before use. Quality and accuracy of these components is paramount, as well as reliable delivery and pricing. With regular orders every 2-3 months at this volume, this is a great opportunity to form a long-term partnership with a new client in this industry. Once a relationship has been established, this could also lead to further, similar work in addition to this initial enquiry.

  19. Drawings count: 2

    Sheet Metal Forming-Deep Drawing

    This company is looking for a supplier to deep draw the attached pipe to the shape shown within the drawing provided. The pipe is stainless steel and will be used as an exhaust pipe for remote control aircraft. The buyer has suggested swaging, hydroforming or deep drawing as the best methods of manufacture however, any other suitable method is acceptable. Quote are required for 100 off for the first batch, followed by 100 off annually, going forward. Pricing and quality are of utmost importance for this enquiry.

  20. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    With an outsourcing spend of an impressive £1million per year on machining work, this company has an immediate order to place for 20 sizes of track pieces. These items will be used within a factory setting, as part of a feeder within an industrial machine to make disposable razor blades. This is a fantastic opportunity, owing to the amount of repeat work available for the chosen supplier. This particular project ideally needs to be completed before the end of August; therefore, the buyer has confirmed that should a suitable quotation be received quickly, this project will be awarded early. Delivery lead time is the most important consideration within this enquiry, followed by quality and price in priority order.

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