WIDOFA Dubai 2018

Type of event
Industrial fair

23.09.2018 - 25.09.2018


This year, ift Rosenheim will once again be represented with an ift expert at WIDOFA in Dubai. Peter Plettenberg will give a lecture on "Fire hazard in high-rise builidings - Details and options of advanced fire-resistant glazing".


Info about the fair (Data from 2017)

  • 7,000 visitors from 15 countries, country focus from D, TR, I, UAE
  • 160 exhibitors from 18 countries on 9,000 m² and 4 national pavilions
  • Well-known exhibitors
  • Schüco as main sponsor (also in 2018)
  • Facade congress with approx. 300 TN
  • 25 workshops and lectures by exhibitors and associations

Lecture: Peter Plettenberg

Project & Sales Manager Fire Protection, ift Rosenheim

1979 training to machine glass operator Flachglas AG (Pilkington)
1981 employee in the glass processing
1981 first accompaniment of a fire test
1989 Study Glass & Ceramics (Duisburg)
1991 Contribute to the construction of a new production facility for fire-resistant glass (Pilkington)
1994 Change to the R & D department for the further development of fire protection glass
2000 Employee R & D for fire-resistant glass Glaverbel (AGC) Belgium  & Czech Republic
2002 Construction & management fire protection glass production plant Vetrotech Saint Gobain Netherland & Switzerland
2004 Testing engineer for fire resistance ift Rosenheim GmbH in Nuremberg

Jürgen Benitz-Wildenburg

Head of PR & technical Communication

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