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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.

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  1. Drawings count: 1

    Full turnkey-Fabrication with Machining

    This design house is currently seeking quotes for the manufacture of the attached aluminium table legs. This projects will consists of aluminium table legs made up from press brakes, laser cut aluminium plate and laser cut tube. Parts are to be brazed here specified. Please note: Page 1 & 2 of the drawings are for reference, it is the parts on Page 3 that are required for quotation Please be aware that some of the parts are detailed below as 'sets'. These are the Table Legs and the Brackets. The quantities listed for these parts will be the sets required: 4 Table Legs = 1 Set 8 Brackets = 1 Set The other parts are listed in the quantities required. The buyer is happy receive part quotes, however please make clear which parts you are quoting when you make contact with the buyer. Ideally the supplier is looking at a supplier that is within a commutable distance.

  2. Drawings count: 9

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This buyer is seeking a single source supplier that can manufacture the brackets, planters and wire formed hive frame, detailed in the attached drawings. The buyer is keen to hear from suppliers who can provide economical prices and short lead times. This will lead to ongoing work for the successful supplier. This project will be sent out to complete manufacturers.

  3. Drawings count: 2

    Full turnkey-Fabrication with Machining

    An opportunity has arisen to work with an eCommerce fitness company looking to produce racks, rigs, and other heavy duty gym equipment for a Crossfit. The buyer has included pictures as references, but ideally they are looking for supplier collaboration to produce cad drawings and make up a prototype. Once successful these will go into production. The height of the unit must be no more than 2000mm. A modular, straight forward, setup for customers is required as this will be used in garage gyms and for people training at home. The unit is to be fully powder coated and the pull up bar at the top is to be smooth. It would also require 4 anchor points and a number of other fabricated steel attachments, all of which will be requisitioned on completion / testing of this sample, so as to offer a full solution to customers. The buyer is looking for high quality materials for a very long lasting product, able to take a minimum weight of 800kg. The buyer is also looking for the fabrication of 'J Hooks'. There is an attachment that can be used as a reference. These will be needed to test the weight. If the supplier is unable to test this, the buyer can test the weight capacity of one sample. The buyer is keen to move forward with this quickly, do please get in touch. Low MOQs(minimum order quantities) preferred, escalating orders monthly. This needs to be made in the UK for proof of concept.

  4. Drawings count: 2

    Casting-Sand Casting

    This buyer who is involved in the fitness and gym industry is seeking a casting supplier, to manufacture cast iron kettle-bells for use in gyms. They would all be exactly the same dimensions, but of varied weights (8/12/16/20/24/32/40kg), with different volumes ordered per weight, painted in different colours. This company is an e-commerce site and warehouse, so they would need a full service and full costings. The buyer is looking for a sample 16kg Kettlebell and 24kg Kettlebell in the short term, with a view to retailing these products on their platform. They are looking to move quickly with these as their business is experiencing rapid growth. Please quote tooling and design costs separately. The buyer is looking for the supplier to produce the cad files for this product as well, so supplier input and advice will be most welcome. This will lead to volume work but the buyer is unsure what these are at present.

  5. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    This buyer who manufactures golf trolleys are currently seeking price and lead times on the attached machined parts. Material is to be Stainless Steel 303 & 316

  6. Drawings count: 1

    Woodworking-Wood Fabrication

    This buyer is looking at bringing production of the attached children's climbing frame, back into the United Kingdom. The buyer is looking for an ongoing relationship with a supplier that can manufacture, assemble compete and deliver. As this is a complete manufacture request this project will also go to Full Turn Key suppliers. They are looking for an initial quote of 20 off to start with, followed by a reorder within a few weeks.

  7. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    With a £100,000 annual spend on subcontract fabrication services, this buyer operates within the leisure and fitness industry. They require quotations for the attached rack, used to hold dumbbells. Please note that this project has previously gone out under Full Turn Key, however the buyer is hoping to get a better response by sending this project to Fabricators and the Machining project to machinists. *Additional information added 06/05/2020- This project has been amended to Light Fabrication, but will also be sent to General Sheet Metal and will be republished. *The only part of this project that is 10mm stainless steel is the base plate. * The rest of the material is 3mm thick *The buyer is looking for a supplier who will laser cut and bend the parts, return them to the buyer to finish polish the parts, and then the supplier to weld the rack once the polishing has been done. This is an opportunity to work on an ongoing collaborative basis with the buyer .

  8. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    With a £100,000 annual spend on subcontract machining services, this buyer operates within the leisure and fitness industry. They require quotations for the attached package of dumbbells, which are all to be made from stainless steel. Please note that these parts have been put out onto Qimtek in the past under Full Turn Key. The buyer is hoping to get a better response by sending the Machining to the Machinists, and the Fabrication to the Fabricators. 1-2 off pairs of each dumbbell are sought, with scope to undertake additional orders of the parts in question, as well as similar units moving forward. Please note: There are 3 folders of drawings in this project. Each folder has a selection of Dumbbells of varying weight that require quotes. Each Dumbbell is made up of a range of parts that are required. Quantities of these parts are listed on the drawings.

  9. 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.

  10. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This buyer is looking for budget prices and the most efficient type of manufacture for the seals that fit onto the top and bottom of this wine cooler design. This project is being sent to Injection Moulders, however due to the volumes that may be required, the buyer is interested in seeing if these items can be machined The drawing package includes examples of the wine cooler and how the two rings at the bottom and the two rings at the top fit and seal the product together. The buyer is looking at alternative supply chain options and to do this, would like to know costing for several price breaks. The material for the rings is to be ABS and supplier input would be required for the softer seal rings. The buyer is aware that all the details required for a final quote, may not be available in the information provided in this enquiry. However, at this stage they are only really looking to find out who can do the manufacture and at what starting budget prices.

  11. Drawings count: 4

    Plastic & Rubber-Injection Moulding

    This buyer is looking for budget prices and most efficient type of manufacture for the seals that fit onto the top and bottom of this wine cooler design. The drawing package includes examples of the wine cooler and how the two rings at the bottom and the two rings at the top fit and seal the product together. The buyer is looking at alternative supply chain options and to do this, would like to know costing on the injection moulding for several price breaks, and tooling costs listed separately. The buyer is aware that all the details required for a final quote, may not be available in the information provided in this enquiry. However, at this stage they are only really looking to find out who can do the manufacture and at what starting budget prices.

  12. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-General Fabrication (over 1 tonne)

    This new Qimtek buyer, an award winning design studio, currently seeks a supplier to assist with the fabrication of the attached pair of brass table legs. These are a new design for which their is no current supplier, should the design prove successful there could be an order to place with additional work to follow for the successful supplier. **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.**

  13. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    This client currently seeks quotes from suppliers who are able to machined the attached aluminium shaft clamp. This will be used to as part of a bespoke bench vice, should the designs prove cost effective there could be an immediate order to place.

  14. Drawings count: 8

    Full turnkey-Machining with Fabrication

    With a £100,000 annual spend on subcontract machining services, this buyer operates within the leisure and fitness industry. They require quotations for the attached package of dumbbells and accompanying rack, which are all to be made from stainless steel. 1-2 off pairs of each dumbbell are sought, with scope to undertake additional orders of the parts in question, as well as similar units moving forward. Therefore, as well as a chance to fill imminent capacity, this enquiry also facilitates an opportunity to win a new long-term customer. **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.**

  15. Drawings count: 4

    Extrusions-Complete Manufacture & Assembly

    This client, a prestigious global manufacturer of high-end air guns, seeks a extrusion manufacturing partner to quote for a new design of trigger frame. Interested parties are asked to submit their best price and lead time in order to be considered for this opportunity, with quality of manufacture also being of the utmost importance. The ideal supplier will be able to offer fantastic communication, high quality craftsmanship and competitive pricing. In return, the successful candidate could secure ongoing work from the buyer, once the product's design has been proven. **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.**

  16. Drawings count: 3

    Casting-Metal Injection Moulding

    This client, a prestigious global manufacturer of high-end air guns, seeks a metal injection moulding partner to quote for a new design of cocking sled. Interested parties are asked to submit their best price and lead time in order to be considered for this opportunity, with quality of manufacture also being of the utmost importance. The ideal supplier will be able to offer fantastic communication, high quality craftsmanship and competitive pricing. In return, the successful candidate could secure ongoing work from the buyer, once the product's design has been proven. **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.**

  17. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Prototyping

    This client, a prestigious global manufacturer of high-end air guns who spends a massive £800,000 a year on subcontract machining services, seeks a machining partner to produce a selection of prototype components from aluminium and mild steel. Interested parties are asked to submit their best price and lead time in order to be considered for this opportunity, with quality of manufacture also being of the utmost importance. The ideal supplier will be able to offer fantastic communication, high quality craftsmanship and competitive 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.**

  18. Drawings count: 11

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This is a new buyer who specialises in the manufacture of blinds and seeks a new supplier for the attached stainless steel parts. The 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 a supplier who can offer all of the above. **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: 2

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This new buyer to Qimtek specialises in the manufacture of board games and seeks a new supplier for the attached flickers and tokens. The 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 a supplier who can offer all of the above. IMPORTANT: There is a non-disclosure agreement running with this enquiry. Please print this off, complete ALL sections, sign and date it and return the page to caroline.ogden@qimtek.co.uk or fax 01256 394600, Once received, all drawings and documents will be released to your account.

  20. Drawings count: 2

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    This company specialises in the manufacture of sports rifles and has an immediate order to place for this redesign of bolt gate, requiring laser cutting and countersinking processes. Quotes are sought for 50 off and because of the reduced lead time due to the unplanned, but necessary redesign, should a suitable quote arrive early, the work will be awarded quickly. Pricing and delivery are key elements within this enquiry, with repeat work also available for the chosen supplier once this initial order is completed.

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