Enterprise Europe Network

Portuguese engineering company offers services in the fields of mechanical and electrical engineering and automation under outsourcing or subcontracting

Country of origin:
Country: 
PORTUGAL
Opportunity:
External Id: 
BOPT20190515001
Published
15/05/2019
Last update
26/07/2019
Expiration date
26/07/2020

Keywords

Partner keyword: 
Automation, Robotics Control Systems
3D printing
Machine Tools
Process automation
Process Plant Engineering
Specialised Turnkey Systems
Other consumer products
Other industrial equipment and machinery
Engineering services
Other manufacturing (not elsewhere classified)
Manufacture of other special-purpose machinery n.e.c.
Engineering activities and related technical consultancy
Specialised design activities
Renting and leasing of other machinery, equipment and tangible goods n.e.c.
EXPRESS YOUR INTEREST

Summary

Summary: 
A Portuguese SME engineering company located in Coimbra, Portugal, is seeking to expand its customer base and geographic coverage within the EU. The desired partner profile ranges from SME to multinational industries working in automotive, consumer goods, defence, and aerospace fields, seeking to purchase development, design and project managing services. The Portuguese company is offering its services by offering outsourcing or subcontracting agreements.

Description

Description: 

Portuguese company has experience and know-how gathered in 14 years of services supplying to high profile partners in the automotive, pharmaceutical, cycling and thermal domestic high-volume production industries.

The Portuguese company offers its services in the fields of turn-key project managing, production and process engineering, mechanical, electrical and automation design.

Main actuation areas are product development and optimization, process engineering, equipment design and optimization, and project managing.

Portuguese company team is specialized in engineering services, working solutions to meet the needs of its partners. The company works from the conception stages to the production ramp-up.
The Portuguese company has a solid background and experience with industrial customers in the automotive and manufacturing industries:

- Project managing/development:
• Project technical and economic feasibility
• Project and activities planning
• Procurement and purchasing
• Sub-contractors managing

- Production and Process Engineering
• State of the art and technological surveillance
• Layout definition and lean line designs
• Failure Mode Effect Analysis
• Specifications definition
• Virtual and physical mock-ups
• Equipment construction follow-up, installation support and validation activities
• Startup, ramp-up and final approval activities

- Equipment design with competencies in electrical, automation and mechanical design
• Metal conformation machines
• Handling systems
• Assembly machines and lines
• Leakage and functional testing machines
• Assembling fixtures and jigs
• Measuring and controlling fixtures

- CNC machining fixtures

The Portuguese company is looking for SMEs and industries looking for engineering services in the fields of project managing, product design and development, mechanical, electrical and automation projects. Outsourcing or subcontracting agreements are offered.

Advantages & innovations

Cooperation plus value: 
Experience and know-how gathered in different environments and high profile automotive and high-volume manufacturing clients over the years, brings flexibility and out of the box thinking and solid solutions to the partner. The Portuguese company can reinforce the partner capacity through outsourcing. This works by placing the technicians and designers embedded in the partner teams or working remotely from the headquarter. Acquiring the Portuguese company services reinforces the partner capacity by offering turn-key solutions covering a product, equipment or infrastructure entire life cycle. While the company works on meeting the project goals, the partner can allocate its resources and attention to other important topics. To overcome the challenges of effective turn-key project managing, the Portuguese company offers their competencies in project managing, supplier and sub-contractors managing, state of the art and technological surveillance, process and production engineering, product design and development, stand alone or production line machines design and project.

Stage of development

Cooperation stage dev stage: 
Already on the market

Partner sought

Cooperation area: 
The partner sought are established industrial companies with activities in product development and/or production and process activities. SME or start-up´s. The sought partner needs extra capacity and/or know-how, and needs to acquire engineering services in the fields of project managing, state of the art and technological surveillance, process and production engineering, product design and development, stand alone or production line machines design and project. Cooperation will be done under outsourcing agreements or subcontracting agreements. The Partner role is to supply all the required information to develop and complete the contracted deliveries.

Type and size

Cooperation task: 
SME 11-50,R&D Institution,>500 MNE,251-500,SME 51-250,>500