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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.


Brexit – Konsequenzen für die Fensterbranche

Seit dem 1. Februar ist das Vereinigte Königreich (UK) nicht mehr Teil der EU. Auch wenn in der Übergangszeit bis zum 31.12.2020 das meiste unverändert bleibt, gibt es doch einige Aspekte, die beachtet werden sollten. Eine Verlängerung der Übergangsfrist hat Boris Johnson per Gesetz verboten, so dass...

Sonderschau „Fenestration Digital“ auf der Fensterbau Frontale 2020

Die Digitalisierung verändert jetzt schon die Fenster-, Türen- und Fassadenbranche. Dies reicht vom Vertrieb mit online-basierten Verkaufsräumen, Konfigurationstools und Verkaufsplattformen, die Planung mit CAD-und BIM-Produktion über die automatisierte Produktion bis zur Wartung auf Basis digitaler ...

„Fenster- und Außentürenmontage praktisch erklärt“ am 22. April 2020

Am 22. April veranstaltet das ift Rosenheim in Kooperation mit den Firmen ISO-Chemie und Finstral in Friedberg bei Augsburg ein Praxis-Seminar zur Fenster- und Außentürenmontage. Die Referenten zeigen anhand unterschiedlicher Einbausituationen in Neubau und Sanierung Möglichkeiten von technisch und b...

Bundeswirtschaftsministerium fördert KMU für Mitarbeit in der Normung

Normung ist immer mehr eine Aufgabe internationaler Organisationen. Sie dient dem Abbau technischer Handelshemmnisse, der schnelleren Verbreitung von Innovationen und der Konkretisierung der technischen Gesetzgebung. Für die innovative deutsche Wirtschaft ist es von großer Bedeutung, international No...

Change at the top of ift Rosenheim

Prof. Ulrich Sieberath will retire at the end of the year. Prof. Jörn P. Lass from TH Rosenheim will be the new Director of Institute. Professor Sieberath has achieved enormous things in 37 years at ift Rosenheim, especially in the last 16 years as Director of Institute. Through his great expertise, ...

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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.

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