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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

    Extrusions-Complete Manufacture & Assembly

    This startup furniture manufacturer is currently exploring the best manufacturing method for their first range of products, with the components in question to be attached to their furniture. The client is currently leaning towards extrusion of these parts and subsequently, quotations are sought for both the initial samples, as well as the ongoing production volumes that will follow. With an immediate order to place, this enquiry is expected to be repeated on a yearly basis, with the quantities/order frequency forecast to increase in line with customer demand.

  2. Drawings count: 0

    Plastic & Rubber-Plastic & rubber extrusion

    This client, a manufacturer of industrial conveyor systems, seeks a supplier with the capabilities to produce a series of polyurethane mouldings and extrusions. These items range in size from 300mm x 100mm x 140mm to 1500mm x 300mm x 140mm and are expected to be ordered in batches of 10,000 units per annum. There are a large range of products to be produced in this manner; therefore, interested parties are asked to send their plant list and capabilities directly to the client.

  3. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Tube Bending & Manipulation

    This client seeks assistance from a supplier who is able to offer assistance within the manufacture of the attached seat frame. This design is to be produced from 6005A-T6 aluminium alloy and is destined for end use within the aerospace industry. Quality is paramount; suppliers who are able to offer competitive pricing, whilst maintaining a high standard of manufacture, will be seen favourably.

  4. Drawings count: 2

    Extrusions-Machining of Extrusions

    This client is looking for an additional supplier to machine free-issue aluminium extrusion in order to produce high quality whistles. Due to the nature of this product, the accuracy of the machining is critical as this can affect the pitch of the whistles when played. Good value pricing is also very important for this enquiry, suppliers are asked to quote their best prices without jeopardizing manufacturing quality. Quotes are sought for 200 off every 2-3 months, this could result in further opportunities once quality and reliability have been proven. Those that are interested in being considered for this job are asked to make contact with the buyer directly.

  5. Drawings count: 2

    Extrusions-Machining of Extrusions

    With an outsource spend of over £25,000 annually on machined bespoke designs, this client is looking for a supplier to cut and drill free-issue aluminium extrusions to make several panel frames, which will be used to create a large building structure. Please note that assembly is not required. Full fabrication drawings will be provided when the order is placed next week. Please quote your best price and lead time. The requirement will be to cut and drill 1200m of free-issue extrusion, which will be delivered to the chosen supplier pre-cut into 6m lengths. Each frame/panel required will need 4 cut pieces of the extrusion - 2 long and 2 short - as shown within the dimensions. Each extrusion is to be mitred at 45 degrees both ends and mounting holes drilled into one side (not penetrated all the way through).

  6. Drawings count: 1

    Plastic & Rubber-Injection Moulding

    This security shutter manufacturer, who spends approximately £50,000 a year on outsourced plastic manufacture, is looking for a UK supplier of the attached plastic guide rails. There is an immediate order to place, although samples will be required before full production can commence. This part will be required on a repeat basis from the chosen supplier, meaning that the successful supplier will win a new long-term customer as well as the work in question.

  7. Drawings count: 1

    Plastic & Rubber-Plastic & rubber extrusion

    This medical appliance manufacturer specialises in hoist & chair systems and spends over £100,000 a year on bespoke plastic & rubber components. They are in need of a supplier who can manufacture the attached track infill on their behalf. This enquiry is currently in the quotation stage and therefore, the buyer seeks indications of the associated costs and lead-times. There will be an order to follow, which is expected to be repeated going forward; however, the order frequency is unknown at this point. Ideally, the buyer would like to receive quotes prior to Thursday 2nd May, although they will still be accepted after this date.

  8. Drawings count: 3

    Extrusions-Machining of Extrusions

    This balustrade and walkway manufacturer, who outsources approximately £300,000 worth of machining each year, is looking to hear from suppliers who can assist with a likely order they are about to receive, but cannot manage completely in-house within the required time-frame. Extrusions are to be free-issued to the chosen supplier, which will then need to undergo drilling, tapping, and crimping. There is an immediate order to place for this enquiry, with the extrusion to be completed within the next 3 weeks, and delivery required by the end of July. This is the first phase of a four-phase project and therefore, this may lead to additional enquiries for the chosen supplier between now and the end of 2019.

  9. Drawings count: 3

    Extrusions-Forming of Extrusions

    This window manufacturer, who currently outsources approximately £250,000 worth of fabrication per year, is seeking a supplier who can assist with roll bending free-issued aluminium extrusion which measures 2 metres in length. This is a one-off requirement and therefore, it is an excellent opportunity to fill immediate capacity and boost short-term workload.

  10. Drawings count: 3

    Plastic & Rubber-Plastic & rubber extrusion

    This client is looking for a supplier who can manufacture a new design of extrusion. Currently made from aluminium, the material is now to be substituted for plastic, with the end product being used as part of a piling system within the construction industry. Because of the nature of the end product's application, the material used must be strong and suitable for use within a compression environment. A long-term relationship with the chosen supplier is sought, with scope for large quantities of this product going forward, once the design is confirmed. The client welcomes supplier input whilst the design is being finalised.

  11. Drawings count: 3

    Sheet Metal Forming-Fine Limit Sheet Metal (up to 2mm)

    This buyer, a provider of shopfitting solutions who spends £5.7million a year on outsourced manufacture, seeks partnership with a supplier who is able to manufacture the attached drawer and shelf units. Some components may be sourced off-the-shelf in order to make up the bespoke assemblies - please ensure you review the drawings in-depth before quoting. This work involves aspects of cutting, bending and welding, with parts to be made from a wide range of materials including mild steel and plastic extrusion.

  12. Drawings count: 2

    Sheet Metal Forming-General Sheet Metal (2mm to 6mm)

    This manufacturer of cladding, who outsources in excess of £200,000 worth of fabrication a year, has a large order or "Zed panels" for which they seek a supplier. This is the first phase of a 10 phase project, with future phases involving similar sizes and quantities. Therefore, this is an ideal project for suppliers who are looking to fill immediate - as well as long-term - capacity.

  13. Drawings count: 1

    Plastic & Rubber-Plastic Fabrication

    This security shutter manufacturer, who spends approximately £50,000 a year on outsourced plastic manufacture, is looking for a UK supplier of the attached plastic guide rails. There is an immediate order to place, although samples will be required before full production can commence. This part will be required on a repeat basis from the chosen supplier, meaning that the successful supplier wins a new long-term customer as well as the work in question.

  14. Drawings count: 3

    Fabrication-Light Fabrication (under a tonne)

    This buyer, a provider of shopfitting solutions who spends an astronomical £5.7million a year on outsourced manufacture, seeks partnership with a supplier who is able to fabricate the attached trolleys, tables and associated components. Some components may be sourced off-the-shelf in order to make up the bespoke assemblies. Suppliers are permitted to part quote; however, any party able to offer full manufacture will be seen favourably. This work involves aspects of cutting, bending and welding, with parts to be made from various thicknesses of mild steel and aluminium extrusion. 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 aaron.stoneman@qimtek.co.uk. Alternatively, please fax your NDA to 01256 394600.

  15. Drawings count: 4

    Plastic & Rubber-Plastic & rubber extrusion

    This buyer, who works in the shopfitting industry, seeks a new supplier who can aid in the manufacture of the attached plastic extrusions. These items may be sourced off-the-shelf and supplied cut to the correct length; however, if bespoke manufacture is required, the client welcomes this option. This enquiry forms part of a larger job for which the client is currently tendering and once successful, it will spell ongoing work for the company that they choose to partner with. 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 aaron.stoneman@qimtek.co.uk. Alternatively, please fax your NDA to 01256 394600.

  16. Drawings count: 2

    Extrusions-Machining of Extrusions

    This design house seeks a supplier who can assist with the manufacture of some aluminium "L rails". It is thought that this may be manufactured from an off-the-shelf extrusion; therefore, work would involve the machining of all details and a selection of finishes. This is a new design for the consumer products sector, which - should it prove popular - will become an ongoing requirement for the successful supplier.

  17. Drawings count: 2

    Extrusions-Complete Manufacture & Assembly

    A UK based extrusion supplier is sought by a company that manufactures material handling conveyor systems. This work is returning from overseas and as such, some supplier input into the best method of manufacture may be required. The ideal supplier will be able to offer good value, whilst retaining a high quality end product. Although there is no immediate order to place, The buyer has advised that this will be an ongoing requirement once confirmed.

  18. Drawings count: 1

    Extrusions-Complete Manufacture & Assembly

    Arches are to be formed from mild steel extrusion, on behalf of a company that specialises in architectural metalwork solutions. They require these items to be manufactured economically, with each arch comprised of three different pieces. There are six different sizes of arch in total - these are new designs which will be a good fit for those with immediate capacity to fill.

  19. Drawings count: 1

    Extrusions-Complete Manufacture & Assembly

    This manufacturer of navigation equipment is looking to receive quotes for a newly-designed receiver housing, as well as the applicable tooling. They have an immediate order to place for 3 off samples, which will be followed by annual orders of 200 off. The client is looking to work with a flexible supplier who can accommodate any changes to the design as required, with ISO 9001 accreditation also an advantage. Those that are interested in being considered for this project are asked to make contact with the buyer directly to discuss.

  20. Drawings count: 2

    Plastic & Rubber-Plastic & rubber extrusion

    This manufacturer of hand tools is looking for a production partner to extrude two different rubber lengths on their behalf. Up to 3,000 off of each length will be required annually once full production is underway and it is imperative that suppliers are able to work to the guideline prices specified, as well as offering an ongoing standard of quality. The lengths will be used within lifting tools, comprising a portion of the £40,000 that the client spends annually on bespoke plastic and rubber parts.

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