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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: 2

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This international sourcing company seeks a UK supplier who can assist with the manufacture of the attached stillages for their end client in Australia. Although there is no immediate order to place, the client is looking to set up the supply chain before progressing - once this has been completed, the order will follow. This is to be repeated on an ongoing basis, with a total requirement of 2000 off stillages per year.

  2. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    Folding, bending & cutting of frames is needed, on behalf of a construction buyer with a sizeable £300,000 annual spend on outsourced fabrication work. The attached frames are for an internal table leg and need to be supplied with a smoothed finish. The client is keen to partner with a supplier of this design, of which they expect to order 1 off - if the performance is successful, there will be a further order. This makes it a potentially substantial project for the right supplier. Those that have the required capabilities and the ongoing capacity available are asked to make contact with the buyer to express their interest, quoting their best price and lead time.

  3. Drawings count: 8

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    A Qimtek member who is currently overloaded has a requirement that is outside of their in-house capabilities. They are looking to work with an external supplier who has the capacity to fabricate tables and stools on their behalf. The client has advised that they may have similar projects throughout 2020 with which the successful supplier will be asked to assist.

  4. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This client, a manufacture of custom motorcycles, seeks the assistance of a supplier with the capabilities to produce the attached exhaust silencer. This project incorporates a range of manufacturing processes including cutting, rolling and bending. The attached component represents a small cross-section of the ongoing work that will be made available to the successful supplier, with quotes required for 300 off pairs of this particular design per year. The buyer is looking to form a partnership with suppliers who can offer excellent customer service and high quality manufacture.

  5. Drawings count: 5

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This client, a manufacturer of medical care equipment who spends £1million a year on subcontract fabrication services, currently seeks a supplier to provide a quotation on the attached bed frame. This comprehensive enquiry involves aspects of cutting, folding, bending, welding and powder coating. Once project feasibility has been confirmed, the successful supplier will secure not only the ongoing production of this assembly, but also additional, similar opportunities moving forward. 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 sourcing@qimtek.co.uk or fax 01256 394600. Once received, all drawings and documents will be released to your account.

  6. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    The company behind this enquiry, a manufacturer of heating and chilling equipment who spends £100,000 annually on subcontract manufacture, seeks a supplier to aid with production of the attached bulk head fitting. There is an immediate order to place for the work in question, which will become an ongoing requirement moving forward.

  7. Drawings count: 3

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This client, a manufacture of medical and scientific equipment who spends £50,000 a year on subcontract fabrications, currently seeks a new partner to produce frames on their behalf. Attached is an example of their most recent order placed for their medium-sized framework - there is no immediate order to place for this enquiry; however, the successful candidate will become an ongoing supply partner to this client and will be required to produce similar framework on an ongoing basis.

  8. Drawings count: 3

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This company specialises in marquee accessories, and has an order to place for a zinc-plated mild steel clamp which is used within the marquees themselves. The buyer is looking for a cost reduction after an increase in price from their previous supplier. Monthly orders will be placed, making this an ideal enquiry for those seeking regular work. Quotes are sought for 100, 200 and 300 off per month and once a supplier is chosen, this will lead to regular monthly orders on an ongoing basis in this type of quantity. Pricing is of the most importance within this enquiry, as is the ability for the clamp to withstand 250kg, which is essential.

  9. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This kennel manufacturing company is currently looking for a supplier who can assist with the immediate - as well as ongoing - production of the attached range of components. Currently outsourcing approximately £100,000 worth fabrication work annually, the client has advised that there is an immediate order to place for the initial quantity indicated, as well as ongoing work repeated in line with customer orders.

  10. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This shopfitting specialist has had a new order for the attached gondolas and would like to hear from turnkey suppliers who are capable of the producing these units complete. Currently outsourcing approximately £80,000 worth of steel and wood fabrication each year, the buyer has an immediate order to place for this enquiry. This is a one-off requirement, although the chosen supplier may be asked to assist within additional, similar project going forward.

  11. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    Outsourcing fabrication work to the tune of £300,000 per year, this company specialises in the production of precision pipework. They are currently seeking a supplier who can assist with the manufacture of a bracket; 50 off will be needed initially and is likely to be repeated, before full production commences in October 2020. The client will require sizeable volumes of this part within the production phase, meaning that the project itself may be best-suited to those who prefer substantial batchwork. Please note that reliable delivery and a quality, cost-effective end product are essential.

  12. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This client, a manufacturer of bicycle parking solutions who currently outsources approximately £30,000 worth of machining each year, is currently in need of a supplier who can assist them with the manufacture of the attached solid lack-bars. The buyer has previously produced these parts by modifing off the shelf components in-house, however; they are now looking to manufacture their own lock bar and would like to hear from suppliers interested in becoming long-term suppliers of this. Should this exercise prove successful there will be an order to follow shortly. This is expected to become an ongoing enquiry with similar quantities to their current product line moving forward.

  13. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This shopfitting company who outsources approximately £40,000 worth of fabrication a year, would like to hear from suppliers who can manage the complete manufacture of the attached range of gondolas and frames. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry which will be a one-off requirement, although it may lead to additional enquiries of a similar nature for the chosen supplier, once a relationship has been established.

  14. Drawings count: 4

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This company, who spends a massive £8million per year on bespoke fabricated parts, seeks a supplier to produce a range of bespoke shelves. These parts are to be made from carbon steel, with quotes required for substantial annual quantities. This will become an ongoing requirement moving forward, making this an excellent opportunity for those looking to add a big-spending client to their portfolio.

  15. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This client, a provider of mechanical design services, seeks a supplier to produce the attached steel rocking table. This design should be manufactured as per the drawing, with all corners fillet welded as indicated. There is an immediate order to place, with the possibility for additional work to follow moving forward.

  16. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This client, a manufacturer of British sports cars, seeks a supplier who is able to produce the attached "silencer Y pipe" from mild steel. These pipes must be manufactured as per the drawing and should be finished in a black heat-resistant paint. Suppliers who have experience producing exhaust systems will be seen favourably. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, with the opportunity for both ongoing and additional work moving forward.

  17. Drawings count: 5

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This property renovator and developer is currently in the middle of renovating a college and is in need of a supplier to assist with the manufacture of the attached desk from mild steel. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, with delivery required by the end of August at the latest. Although this is a one-off requirement, it may lead to additional enquiries for the chosen supplier once a relationship has been established.

  18. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This company, who specialise in the design of medical equipment, currently seeks a supplier to produce the attached aluminium frames. These are destined for a medical application and therefore, quality is of paramount importance. This project calls for the bending and welding of aluminium tube, box section and sheet metal, with the items to be provided polyester powder coated. Suppliers able to offer a speedy response will be seen favourably.

  19. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This Qimtek member seeks a supplier to laser cut and weld mild steel plate, in order to form 8 off wheelbox housings which will be used for specialist lifting equipment. The ideal supplier will be able to offer reliable delivery and provide a good quality end product within the tolerances shown; once a relationship has been established, further projects could be made available in addition to this ongoing requirement.

  20. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This company is looking for the manufacture of an oil cooler, using copper pipe and cold rolled steel plate. This will be used as a cooling element for a gearbox within industrial machinery. This project incorporates elements of tube/pipe bending, laser cutting and drilling, with quotes required for 1 off. This is a legacy part that is needed on a one-off basis, making it an ideal opportunity to fill short-term capacity.

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