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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

    Machining-CNC Machining, Medium Volume

    This client, who spends in excess of £500,000 a year on outsourced machining services, seeks a supplier for the attached spindle bolts. This project incorporates aspects of milling, turning and threading with the bolts to be made from EN10083-1:1991 and supplied with the indicated finishes. This is a newly-designed product with ongoing yearly batches of 300 off expected; therefore, it is an excellent opportunity for a supplier to secure ongoing business moving forward.

  2. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Medium Volume

    This buyer seeks the assistance of a supplier to manufacture the attached component from free-issue stainless steel. This design is traditionally manufactured in-house, but due to a machine breakdown, the client now requires the assistance of an external supplier. The work involves a range of machining disciplines including turning, milling, drilling and tapping. Quality is of the utmost importance and therefore, interested parties are urged to review each drawing in-depth before submitting a quotation.

  3. Drawings count: 3

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This buyer, who outsources over £600,000 worth of machining work each year, seeks a supplier to manufacture the attached chuck mount, chuck center and mounting plate. These are to be machined from aluminium and require turning, milling, drilling and tapping. These are new parts with ongoing batches yet to be decided; however, owing to the buyer's large annual spend in this field, further opportunities may also be made available to the chosen supplier once quality and delivery have been proven.

  4. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This manufacturer of marine equipment, who spends over £200,000 per year on outsourced machining, seeks new supplier for a large selection of machined components. These are to be manufactured from a selection of materials including aluminium, brass, bronze, mild steel and stainless steel, with the project itself incorporating a range of processes that includes both milling and turning. Quality and lead times are of paramount importance and therefore, suppliers who are able to offer reliability, whilst maintaining high quality and cost-effective pricing will be seen favourably.

  5. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Medium Volume

    Turning, milling, tapping and drilling of mild steel spacers, shafts and plates is required, by a manufacturer of industrial machinery who spends in excess of £50,000 a year on outsourced machining. The client has an immediate order to place and therefore, suppliers who can offer a fast turnaround and good value will be seen favourably.

  6. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Medium Volume

    This buyer, who specialises in the manufacture of safety products for the automotive industry, seeks competitive quotes for the manufacture of a selection of mild steel components. These are to be made from EN3B mild steel, with the project itself incorporating aspects of milling, drilling and turning. The client has an immediate order to place for this project, making it best-suited to those with capacity to fill.

  7. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This fabrication company is currently quoting to win work for a large quantity of stands and set-ups, but cannot manage all the parts in-house; therefore, they would be interested in hearing from machining companies who can assist with production. The work itself involves milling, turning, tapping and threading, making it an ideal fit with versatile suppliers. Outsourcing approximately £20,000 worth of machining each year, the client may also look to extend additional orders to the chosen supplier once a relationship has been established.

  8. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Turning, Medium Volume

    A new buyer to Qimtek - a distributor of power tools - seeks a supplier for the attached chuck adaptors which require turning, milling and threading. They are looking to collaborate with a Qimtek member that can offer a good value and high-quality end product. There is an order to place with the chosen supplier, with further orders to follow moving forward.

  9. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    Machining of a selection of ABS components is required, by a manufacturer of carbon fibre products. This project involves elements of milling and drilling, with quotes required for 1 off and 50 off of each design. In addition to this enquiry, the chosen supplier will also be asked to assist within similar projects moving forward, meaning that there is a view to turning this buyer into a long-term customer.

  10. Drawings count: 4

    Machining-CNC Machining, Medium Volume

    This buyer, a manufacturer of carbon fibre products whose annual outsourced machining spend totals in excess of £50,000 per annum, seeks the assistance of a machinist to manufacture the attached aluminium components. The work encompasses aspects of milling, drilling and tapping and the parts in question should be machined from 6082 aluminium or a similar alternative. There is an immediate order to place for the 2 off batches, with ongoing and additional work available for the successful supplier moving forward.

  11. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This manufacturer of food packaging equipment, who outsources over £600,000 worth of machining work each year, seeks a supplier to manufacture the attached machined components. These require turning and milling from stainless steel, ready for end use within the food packaging industry. This is a one-off requirement with an immediate order to place; however, owing the client's large machining spend, this could lead to additional work for the successful supplier.

  12. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This manufacturer of industrial slicing equipment, who spends in excess of £40,000 a year on outsourced machining services, urgently seeks a supplier to manufacture the attached series of components. These are to be manufactured from a variety of stainless steel grades, as well as plastic - the work involves aspects of turning, milling, drilling and tapping and is therefore best-suited to those who have a range of in-house capabilities.

  13. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Milling, Medium Volume

    Spending in excess of £100,000 on outsourced fabrication each year, this kennel manufacturer has an order to place for the attached hinge plates, and is seeking an ongoing supplier who can assist with the cutting, tapping and chamfering of these aluminium flat bars. This will lead to annual orders, meaning that the successful supplier will win a new long-term customer as well as the work in question.

  14. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    Milling and drilling of an aluminium rotor arm is required, on behalf of a company that outsources £20,000 worth of machining work every year. They have an immediate order to place for the attached design, which will be used within the manufacture of voltage control equipment. Both good value and quality is essential and interested suppliers are asked to quote their best price. These have been previously cast, but are now required to be machined from solid.

  15. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    The attached aluminium base plate is required by a manufacturer of voltage control equipment. This project incorporates aspects of turning, milling and drilling, with the client requiring an initial order of 25 off at this time. Their £20,000 spend in the subcontract machining market means that this could lead to additional work, once quality and reliability have been proven.

  16. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    This client is looking for a supplier to machine 25 off upside-down hearts, to be inserted into banister spindles as part of a building project. A soft wood is to be used - for example, pine. The ideal supplier will be able to offer reliable delivery and produce this parts economically. The client has advised that this will be a one-off requirement, making it an ideal opportunity to fill short-term and immediate capacity.

  17. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, High Volume

    This client is looking for a new supplier to machine batches of 10,000 off brass ferrules to be used as part of door handles. This part is required on an ongoing basis, with the stated quantity repeated approximately every 6 months. They have an immediate order to place for an initial sample of 50 off - required mid-February - with the main bulk order needed from March 2019 onwards. The client is happy to discuss delivery of smaller batch quantities to make up the 10,000 required over 6 months if this is preferred. This project incorporates elements of turning and milling/honing. The ideal supplier will be able to produce these parts economically and offer reliable delivery. Further work opportunities are also possible once a relationship with the client is established.

  18. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-CNC Machining, Low Volume

    This buyer, who specialises in the manufacture of products for the automotive industry, seeks competitive quotes for the manufacture of a new mild steel component.This is to be made from EN3B Mild steel and includes aspects of milling, drilling and turning. The client has an immediate order to place,with delivery required early January. Due to its urgency, this project is best suited to those with immediate capacity to fill.

  19. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Milling, Low Volume

    This is an opportunity to assist a buyer with £50,000 annual spend on outsourced machining, who operates within the autosports industry. They are looking to work with a machining company that has the immediate capacity available to manufacture the attached propshaft supports - a new part, for which there is no current supplier. This company has regular subcontract machining requirements, meaning that the successful supplier may also be invited to assist with additional projects. The order is ready to place and therefore, interested suppliers are asked to submit their quotation as soon as possible.

  20. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Turning, Low Volume

    This company, who specialise in the manufacture of automotive products, currently seeks a supplier to carry out machining of the attached bed stilts. Interested companies are asked to make contact at their earliest convenience, as the buyer has an immediate order to place for this work. These parts are destined for end use within the client's manufacturing facility. The stilts are to be manufactured from EN3B mild steel and the project itself incorporates aspects of turning, milling and drilling.

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