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ift Rosenheim: Testing Institute for the Evaluation of the Fitness for Use of Construction Products

ift Rosenheim is an internationally active, technical-scientific service provider and specialist as testing institute for the evaluation of the fitness for use of construction products. The spectrum of ift Rosenheim comprises among other things window tests according to EN 14351-1, facade tests according to EN 13830, fire tests according to EN 16034 as well as glass and building material tests. As notified test laboratory and product certification body, ift Rosenheim can issue for the manufacturer test and classification reports for CE marking as well certificates of constancy of performance.

News of ift Rosenheim

Current news of the testing institute and of research, technics and standardization regarding topics like Construction Products Regulation and CE marking, building material test, tests according to EN 14351-1, EN 13830 and EN 16034, certification, expert opinions and trainings for windows, facades, doors and gates.

 

Motto: “If you don't go forwards you go backwards.”

Based on his motto: “If you don't go forwards you go backwards.” “Window Professor” Ulrich Sieberath celebrates his 60th birthday still full of energy and new ideas for the window industry. After a carpentry apprenticeship in Essen and the study of wood technology in Rosenheim, his thirst for knowled...

ift-Wissen im Online Chat

Wissen und Expertenrat soll heute mobil und schnell verfügbar sein. Das junge Rosenheimer Software-Unternehmen Baufragen.de und das renommierte Institut für Fenstertechnik e.V. (ift Rosenheim) gehen eine Kooperation ein. Seit Juli verstärken die Fenster- und Fassaden-Spezialisten des ift das Netzwerk...

Holzfenster in Denkmalschutz und Sanierung

Die Branche trifft sich zur renommierten Fachtagung Holz- und Holz-Metallfenster am 25. und 26. Oktober in Berlin – mit gutem Grund! Berlin ist nicht nur Bundeshauptstadt, sondern auch so etwas wie die heimliche „Sanierungshauptstadt“ Deutschlands. Daher hätte das Motto „Holzfenster in Denkmalschutz ...

Smart Home - Fenster + Türen 4.0

Nachdem die Digitalisierung Kommunikation und Arbeitswelt bestimmt, erobern diese Technologien nun auch Gebäude. Denn auch in den „eigenen vier Wänden“ wollen Menschen und Immobilienbesitzer immer stärker den Komfort und die Sicherheit nutzen, die sie von der Arbeit oder vom Auto bereits kennen. Die ...

R+T 2018

Es sind Türen, Tore, Fenster und Verschattungen, die aus Mauern Häuser machen. Sie regeln das Hausklima und ermöglichen einen einfachen, komfortablen und sicheren Zugang zum Gebäude. Diese Bauelemente übernehmen in Punkto automatischer Antriebe und Steuerungen eine Vorreiterrolle für die ganze Baubra...

Further news are listed in press releases and technical articles/interviews.
 

Evaluation of the Fitness for Use of Construction Products since 1966:

For more than 50 years, the testing institute Rosenheim is specialised on the holistic approach of building components and constructions. The institute supports with its testing expertise and experience the business sector windows, facades and doors regarding the standardization, research, approval and reports. For example, the function, the fitness for use and the quality of construction elements and building materials are explored with focus on windows, facades, doors and gates as well as roof and glazing systems. Furthermore, the research and test spectrum comprises all necessary building material and accessory materials like sealants, hardware and electric drive units. A broad customer structure, strict controls of external accreditation authorities and the own economic strength ensure the independence of the institute.
 

Wide-ranging Performance Profile of ift Rosenheim

As Europe-wide notified testing, surveillance and certification body, practical and integrated tests as well as certification are the priorities of ift Rosenheim. In addition, a graduated ift-quality mark has been developed that is based on clearly defined criteria and tests as well as regular surveillance. People interested in building can rely on competence and neutrality. Further services are, among other things, the compilation of expert opinions by ift Centre of Technical Experts, research and development projects as well as seminars at ift Academy. Furthermore, the institute provides useful information especially for the end consumer by ifz (information centre for windows and facades, doors and gates, glass and building material e.V.), technical advice by the hotline and many other services.

 

If you are looking for a notified product certification body fire safety or you need a professional evaluation of the fitness for use of construction products, please do not hesitate to contact us. We assist you with decade-long experience and expert knowledge.

Safety and Burglary resistance

How do we protect ourselves and our property most effectively? Information regarding safety and burlary resitance. Read more

ift Technology Center

A modern test and research center for large-size facades, doors, gates, windows, sliding doors, glass elements and wall units.  More information
 

Current events

Further events are listed in our event calendar.

 

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