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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

    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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. Drawings count: 1

    Extrusions-Complete Manufacture & Assembly

    This marine buyer is looking to receive quotes for the extrusion and finish machining of aluminium sleeves - parts that are destined for electronics purposes. This item has previously been sourced from overseas, but now the client is keen to reshore production to the UK. Quotes are sought for a variety of price breaks, as well as for the applicable tooling. The ongoing nature of the project makes this an opportunity to win a new long-term customer, as well as the work in question.

  11. Drawings count: 3

    Extrusions-Complete Manufacture & Assembly

    Suppliers with extrusion capabilities are asked to provide a quotation for the attached straight duct. This item is to be made from aluminium in accordance with the drawings provided. The client is currently tendering for the work in question and if successful, they will place an order for the initial prototypes, as well as the large production volumes to follow.

  12. Drawings count: 8

    Plastic & Rubber-Plastic & rubber extrusion

    Suppliers with the in-house capabilities to produce a set of plastic & rubber extrusions are asked to make contact with this buyer - a prototype manufacturer - to discuss the opportunity. They require quotes ranging from 50 to 100 off of each component, as part of a larger job for which they are currently tendering. The company in question spends an impressive £700,000 a year on bespoke plastic and rubber parts, making this an opportunity to add a big-spending name to your customer portfolio.

  13. Drawings count: 4

    Plastic & Rubber-Plastic & rubber extrusion

    Having previously had the attached package of parts made from aluminium, this manufacturer of thermal equipment now seeks quotes for them to be extruded from plastic. At this stage, they are looking to order prototypes of each component for testing purposes; once this is complete, larger quantities will be sought as the project moves into the production phase.

  14. Drawings count: 7

    Plastic & Rubber-Injection Moulding

    Having previously had the attached designs extruded, this manufacturer of medical analysis equipment is now looking to have them injection moulded from plastic. They seek the assistance of a supplier that is able to produce the necessary drawings and guidance, as well as the components themselves. Interested vendors will need to have the required approvals in place to be considered. Moving forward, the buyer will look to place annual orders with the supplier that they select.

  15. Drawings count: 1

    Tool Making-Dies

    This company is looking for a supplier to manufacture a female elbow die, to be used within pipe extrusion. The client has an immediate order to place for the die in question, which is to be manufactured from tool steel. Owing to their £100,000 yearly spend on toolmaking processes, this project could lead to diversification into additional opportunities for the chosen supplier.

  16. Drawings count: 3

    Plastic & Rubber-Plastic & rubber extrusion

    Quotes are currently sought for the attached guard - a component that will be utilised within an industrial clamp. Having previously had this item manufactured overseas, the client is now looking for a UK supplier to undertake monthly orders moving forward. Those that are interested in this opportunity should contact the buyer directly to discuss; in turn, they may also be considered for additional projects.

  17. Drawings count: 2

    Machining-Machining, Large 1m Plus

    Machining of free issue extrusions are required, by a client spending in excess of £400,000 a year on the services of subcontract machining suppliers. The buyer behind this enquiry is a manufacturer of food packaging machinery that seeks Qimtek members that can offer superb quality and delivery, as well as having the ongoing capacity available to undertake repeat orders of these parts. Owing to the abundance of machining work outsourced by the client, there is plenty of scope for the successful supplier to build the relationship and diversify into additional projects moving forward.

  18. Drawings count: 1

    Fabrication-Fabrication with Machining

    This buyer, from an architectural design company with an impressive annual spend of £775,000 on all outsourced engineering, is looking for a supplier to quote on the extrusion splice bracket attached. This project incorporates elements of cutting, milling and drilling of aluminium box section; therefore, it would suit a supplier who has multiple in-house facilities. Quotes are required for the initial samples, which will be followed by a larger production run at a later stage.

  19. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Machining, Plastics

    With a £500,000 annual spend on bespoke machined components, this company operates within the waste recycling industry. They are looking to collaborate with a vendor that has the ongoing capacity available to undertake monthly orders of 1000 off of the attached plastic tube. The ideal supplier will also hold the specified approvals and offer a high standard of quality and delivery. Once a relationship has been established, there may be scope for the successful supplier to diversify into additional projects.

  20. Drawings count: 1

    Machining-Milling, High Volume

    Suppliers with immediate machining capacity are urgently sought, on behalf of a company with an urgent order to place for the production of aluminium brackets. They are looking for quotes on 500 to 2000 off of this item, with delivery needed by the latest of the 17th May. Those that can meet the requirement are asked to quote their best price and delivery at their earliest opportunity; in turn, the client may also look to utilise their services within similar projects moving forward.