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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: 4

    Machining-CNC Machining, Medium Volume

    This manufacturer of windows and doors is looking for machining suppliers who can manufacture a range of lock cylinders which are to be fitted to their installations. The parts in question are to be made from a combination of brass and stainless steel. There are no technical drawings available for these parts at present; however, the client is keen to establish contact with those who can assist. This new range of lock cylinders is to replace all of their existing cylinders in their windows and doors going forward. **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.**

  2. Drawings count: 1

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    This buyer, who has a massive £350,000 annual spend on subcontract fabrication work, seeks a supplier with immediate capacity who can undertake an urgent project on their behalf. A prompt response is vital as due to its urgency, this project will be awarded as soon as the right supplier is found. The chosen supplier will be required to laser cut the attached brace lug for use within the construction industry. This company regularly has urgent enquiries of a similar nature and therefore, those who respond promptly and can offer good quality, as well as a fast turnaround, will be seen favourably. **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.**

  3. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    Quotes are sought for large monthly volumes of steel components, which will be used within an industrial machinery application. The client will order 15,000 to 20,000 off of this part every month, which need to be supplied galvanised and bagged in quantities of 200. Due to the repeat, high volume nature of this work, it provides a great opportunity for the successful supplier to fill long-term capacity and grow their customer portfolio. **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.**

  4. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Prototyping

    This motorsport company is currently working on different designs for their smaller sport vehicles, and requires the assistance of a CNC machinist to manufacture the attached wooden cover. This is currently a prototype, but if this is successful it is to be repeated in much larger volumes going forward. However, being a new part, the frequency is not yet known.

  5. Drawings count: 3

    Plastic & Rubber-Rubber Moulding

    This start-up company has an order to place for this design of piston ring and bucking, which are parts of a paintball gun for the leisure industry. The buyer is open to receiving advice on the best method of manufacture for these components. Quotes are sought for 200 off as an initial order and 3000 off. **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.**

  6. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This start-up company has an order to place for this design of piston ring and bucking, which are parts of a paintball gun for the leisure industry. The buyer is open to receiving advice on the best method of manufacture for these components. Quotes are sought for 200 off as an initial order and 3000 off. **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.**

  7. Drawings count: 1

    Profiling-Laser Cutting

    This buyer, who has a massive £350,000 annual spend on subcontract fabrication work, seeks a supplier with immediate capacity who can undertake an urgent project on their behalf. A prompt response is vital as due to its urgency, this project will be awarded as soon as the right supplier is found. The chosen supplier will be required to cut the attached kick plate for use within the construction industry. This company regularly has urgent enquiries of a similar nature and therefore, those who respond promptly and can offer good quality, as well as a fast turnaround, will be seen favourably. **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.**

  8. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This manufacturer of hydraulic equipment, who outsources approximately £500,000 worth of machining each year, is in need of a supplier who can machine free-issue bronze in accordance with the attached drawings. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry and although this is a one-off requirement, the chosen supplier may be asked to quote and manufacture additional, similar items going forward.

  9. Drawings count: 2

    Casting-Die Casting, Gravity

    This regular Qimtek buyer has an immediate order and urgent requirement for the overseas return of these designs of upper and lower clamps, which will be used as part of telecommunications equipment on pylons. Quotes are sought for 1000 off each design, with tooling. A good delivery turnaround and a quality end product is essential for this project. The buyer has also confirmed the chosen supplier will also be given the opportunity for further work in addition to this initial enquiry, at a later stage.

  10. Drawings count: 2

    Fabrication-Pressure & Vacuum Vessels

    This company operates within the semi-conductor industry and has an order to place for this design of stainless steel vacuum chamber. The ideal supplier will be able to provide a high-quality end product, and the buyer has confirmed that because this chamber will be used in a clean room environment, ultrasonic cleaning capabilities would be an advantage. Once a relationship has been established, the buyer is happy to introduce further projects in addition to this initial requirement. **Please note that due to the confidentiality surrounding these parts, signed NDAs will be forwarded onto the buyer for approval before drawings can be released. Therefore, there may be a short time delay before drawings are released for this reason.** Important note: Any Qimtek member who has signed an NDA within the last 12 months for this company will have immediate access to the drawings without an NDA being required. **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.**

  11. Drawings count: 1

    Plastic & Rubber-Plastic Fabrication

    A redesign of an assault shield is required to protect bus drivers. Production part will be from 6mm thick polycarbonate. Please quote for formed sheet (bent as indicated on drawing) . The client would also like 3 prototypes ASAP which can be made from polycarbonate, makrolon AR (or similar) - this can be formed and cut to profile, or just cut to profile, or just the unformed, uncut sheet which the client can cut and form themselves. **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.**

  12. Drawings count: 1

    Profiling-Water Cutting

    The attached component is a glass window for a static fuel tank containing jet fuel. It will have an aluminium bezel between it and the fixing bolts to spread the forces. The client is looking for a supplier to cut this part from glass in accordance with the drawing provided. Quotes are sought for 2 off at this time. This enquiry was previously released requiring toughened glass, but the drawings and tolerances have been revised and the buyer is keen to hear from interested suppliers. **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: 1

    Finishing-Powder Coating

    A set of mild steel frames require powder coating, by a manufacturer of lifting equipment that spends in excess of £10,000 a year on subcontract finishing processes. They are looking to work with a supplier that has the capacity to coat and deliver these parts as soon as possible. This project could facilitate an opportunity for the supplier to lend their services to future projects from this company, meaning that there is plenty of scope to win not only the job in question, but also 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.**

  14. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    An industrial machinery manufacturer that spends £600,000 a year on bespoke fabrication work, requires the assistance of a supplier with immediate fabrication capacity. They have a new design of water tank which they require to be manufactured from mild steel. The client seeks quotes for 1 off & 2 off for which there is an immediate order to place. Once the chosen supplier has established a relationship with the client, they may also be given the chance to manufacture additional components on their behalf. **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: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    Production of inner shafts is needed, which are destined for end use within a scientific application. The client is looking to work alongside a supplier who can 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.**

  16. Drawings count: 2

    Extrusions-Complete Manufacture & Assembly

    This manufacturer of ramps spends a sizeable £200,000 a year on subcontract engineering services. They are looking to improve on the price and quality of the attached door pillar channels & shield frame channels - a design which is ordered to the tune of 55 off of each per year. This is a great opportunity for reliable suppliers who can also offer good quality end products, owing to the amount of work outsourced. **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: 1

    Machining-Machining, High Precision

    Spending in excess of £75,000 each year on outsourced machining, this manufacturing consulting company is need of a supplier who can assist with the production of the attached veterinary canisters. This is a high precision requirement that will involve a range of processes, including chamfering, drilling, turning and milling. This is an urgent requirement which is likely to be repeated again shortly thereafter, although these parts are usually required once every two years. **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: 2

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This client, a manufacturer of electrical equipment, seeks a supplier with the capabilities to produce the attached turned shaft. This project involves turning and a small amount of milling. Interested parties are asked to quote their best price and lead time. There is an immediate order to place with the possibility of additional, similar work 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.*

  19. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This buyer specialises in steel manufacturing and seeks a new supplier for the attached liners. With an annual spend in excess of £100,000 across all outsourced machining work, the client has an immediate order to place for the project in question. Pricing, a good quality end product and reliable delivery are all important considerations within this enquiry. **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.*

  20. Drawings count: 2

    Additive Manufacturing-Selective Laser Sintering - SLS

    The attached horn is to be used as part of an R&D project and therefore, this client requires quotes for 2 off to be used as prototypes. In addition to the 3D printing, suppliers are asked to quote for the parts to be plated in copper or aluminium, so that the surfaces are electrically conductive. Supplier input is also sought regarding the best printing material to be used. As well as having an immediate order to place, the buyer has advised that this project has the potential to become an ongoing requirement in future. **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.*

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