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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-Milling, Low Volume

    Outsourcing machining work to the tune of over £200,000 every year, this company is currently seeking a supplier who can machine the attached pair of finger joints using free-issue duplex material. This design will be used as part of a new and major footbridge project in Cornwall and the buyer has an immediate order ready to place for its production. Those that are interested in being considered for this job are asked to make contact with the buyer directly to discuss; in addition, this could result in further opportunities of similar work once quality and reliability have been proven.

  2. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    Destined for end use within the agriculture industry, these swivel blocks are to be made from mild steel, on behalf of a company that spends over £50,000 per year on bespoke machined designs. Ideally, the client requires quotes for 5 off to be submitted this week and has also advised that this will be an ongoing requirement, making it an ideal opportunity to fill long-term capacity. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the buyer moving forward.

  3. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This manufacturer of industrial machinery seeks a supplier to manufacture the attached motor housing from black Acetal. This project incorporates aspects of turning, milling and counter boring. The client has an immediate order to place and therefore, suppliers who can offer a fast turnaround and good value will be seen favourably. This is a one-off enquiry; however, additional, alternative work may be made available to the successful supplier.

  4. Drawings count: 2

    Tool Making-Jigs & Fixtures

    Destined for use within the aerospace industry, quotes are sought for the attached fixtures on behalf of a metal spinning company that outsources around £250,000 worth of machining work each year. The client requires the assistance of a supplier who can undertake an immediate order, as well as additional fixtures going forward. Therefore, this is an opportunity to win a new long-term customer, as well as the project in question.

  5. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    This client - a company that spends in excess of £4.5million a year on subcontract machining services - is looking to partner with a Qimtek member that can assist with the complete manufacture of the attached mandrel assemblies. This project incorporates aspects of milling, drilling and turning - please note that a small amount of fabrication may also be required. Due to the large size of some of the associated components, this project is best-suited to suppliers with overhead lifting equipment. Owing to the client's large spend, the successful supplier will secure not only the work in question, but also a long-term customer with an abundance of machining requirements.

  6. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    This manufacturer of prop shafts seeks a supplier for the machining of the attached plastic transportation blocks - these are new designs and encompass aspects of milling, drilling and embossing. Those with the in-house facilities to complete this work, whilst also offering good value, are asked to make contact with the buyer at their earliest opportunity - in turn, they will also be asked to quote on additional size variants of these parts.

  7. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This company operates across many industries and outsources over £40,000 worth of machining work every year. They have an immediate order to place for stainless steel adaptors, which will be used within fuel tanks in tug boats. This project incorporates elements of turning, threading, boring and milling, with quotes required for 50 off. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically and provide a highly accurate, quality end product. Once a relationship has been established, further projects could be made available in addition to this initial requirement.

  8. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Multi-Axis

    This manufacturer of sports cars seeks a supplier to machine the attached pump gear housing. This project incorporates aspects of milling, drilling and tapping and, due to the components complexity, is best suited to those with multi axis capabilities. This is a new design with an immediate order to be placed, this will inturn lead ongoing additional work for the successful supplier.

  9. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This manufacturer of sports cars seeks a supplier to machine the attached mirror fitting and mirror base. This project incorporates aspects of milling, drilling,turning and threading of both stainless steel and aluminium. This is a new design with an immediate order to be placed, this will lead ongoing additional work for the successful supplier.

  10. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Milling, High Volume

    Destined for end use within the cosplay industry, these top and bottom jaws are to be made from aluminium. Quotes are required for 1 off set for delivery early December and also 100 off sets and 1000 off sets to be delivered next year. The client has also advised that this will be an ongoing requirement with an estimated usage of 1000 off sets per year, making it an ideal opportunity to fill long-term capacity. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward.

  11. Drawings count: 7

    Machining-Milling, Medium Volume

    This engineering consultant requires quotes on behalf of two customers for the attached pipe jaw and flat jaw parts. The material and the cutters are to be free-issued. As the orders are on behalf of two different companies, this will be ongoing work, making it ideal for suppliers looking to fill long-term capacity. 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.

  12. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Milling, High Volume

    This company is currently seeking a supplier who can machine the attached automotive flange, to be used in air conditioning units within vehicles. The client has an order ready to place for its production. These flanges are currently manufactured in China at a rate of 200,000 off per year; however, the client is looking for overseas return and an increase to 600,000 off per year starting in March 2019. A guide price has been provided of 0.20 USD per unit delivered. Those that are interested in being considered for this job are asked to make contact with the buyer directly to discuss; in addition, this could result in further opportunities once quality and reliability have been proven.

  13. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    Outsourcing machining work to the tune of £15,000 a year, the company behind this enquiry specialises in the manufacture of products for the automotive industry. They seek competitive quotes for the manufacture of 3 new stainless steel components that include aspects of milling, drilling, turning and threading. The client has both immediate and repeat orders to place, making this an excellent ongoing opportunity for interested suppliers. Those that would like to be considered for this project are asked to make contact with the buyer directly to discuss.

  14. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    Plastic machining suppliers are sought to assist a manufacturer of LED products. They require machining of the attached plastic block - this is a new design and encompasses aspects of both milling and drilling. Due to the small size of this part, it is best-suited to suppliers who can offer high precision manufacture. Those that can facilitate this, whilst also offering good value, are asked to make contact with the buyer at their earliest opportunity - in turn, they may also be invited to lend their services to additional plastic machining projects from this company.

  15. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    Destined for end use within the marine industry, these end caps are to be made from aluminium, on behalf of a company that spends over £50,000 per year on bespoke machined designs. Quotes are required for an array of low quantities and the client has also advised that this will be an one-off requirement, making it an ideal opportunity to fill immediate capacity. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward.

  16. Drawings count: 5

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    This manufacturer of special purpose machinery is looking for a supplier to carry out the manufacture of two designs of large plate. This project will involve aspects of milling, drilling and boring; therefore, it is best-suited to suppliers with multiple in-house capabilities. These parts are just a sample of work subcontracted out on a regular basis and, as such, the client is looking to expand their supplier base for future batches.

  17. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    This buyer specialises in the manufacture of heating elements and would like to invite suppliers with capacity to quote for the milling of aluminium furnace bases. The company behind this enquiry spends over £10,000 a year on bespoke machined products. As well as having an immediate order to place, they will also require this part on a repeat basis moving forward. This is a new design, for which a supplier has not yet been allocated.

  18. Drawings count: 2

    Tool Making-Cutting Tools

    This manufacturer of refractories urgently seeks a supplier for a new design of thread cleaning chaser. This is a bespoke tool, be used to clear debris/residue from the inside of a 0.6 oversized nut. The project itself involves aspects of turning, milling and threading and the client has advised that they are waiting to place an order with a supplier who can undertake the work in question.

  19. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    These free-issue gears, made from aluminium bronze, are to be machined using the milling/keyway process to the specifications shown on the attached drawing, on behalf of a company that spends over £240,000 per year on bespoke machined designs. Quotes are required for 2 off and the client has also advised that this will be an one-off requirement, making it an ideal opportunity to fill short-term capacity. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward.

  20. Drawings count: 3

    Fabrication-General Fabrication 6-15mm

    Destined for end use within the marine industry, these fork toggles are to be made from free-issue stainless steel, on behalf of a prestigious company that spends over £250,000 per year on bespoke fabricated designs. Quotes are required for 5 off of each size shown on the attached table and only the U-shaped blanks, with no end shape slot or holes, are required. The accuracy of the inside bend radius is critical. These forks have been made and sold by this company for over 20 years and the client has also advised that this will be an ongoing requirement for many more years, making it an ideal opportunity to fill long-term capacity. In addition, there may be scope for the chosen supplier to expand upon their involvement with the client moving forward. Please quote for bending of free issue pre-milled bars, and also quote for supply of bars and milling processes included.

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