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ift Rosenheim: Putting quality to the test

Institute for testing and certification of building products, safety technology and protective equipment

ift Rosenheim is an internationally accredited and notified testing laboratory. We calibrate, test, certify and provide the necessary test and classification reports as well as verification and certificates.

Our range of services includes: Window and door tests according to EN 14351-1, facade tests according to EN 13830, fire protection tests according to EN 16034, door tests according to EN 13241 as well as fitting, glass and building material tests. We  also testing respiratory masks and medical face masks according to EN 419. Private and court expertises, research projects and training courses complete our range of services.

 

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.

 

UKCA-Zeichen – historische Daten bis zum 31.12.2022 nutzbar

Ab dem 1.1.2023 müssen Hersteller in der EU ihre Bauprodukte beim Export nach Großbritannien mit dem UKCA-Zeichen kennzeichnen. Die hierfür notwendigen Prüfzeugnisse und Konformitätsnachweise müssen dann von einer britischen Stelle sein oder anerkannt werden. Offen war bislang, ob vorhandene Prüfzeug...

Zeitenwende Klimaschutz

Institutsleiter Prof. Jörn Lass (ift Rosenheim), Frank Böttcher (NDR-Meteorologe) und Martin Langen (GF B+L Marktdaten) überzeugten auf den 12. Rosenheimer Tür- und Tortagen kompetent und eindringlich, dass ein Umsteuern zu nachhaltiger Bautechnik, Produktion und Unternehmensführung jetzt notwen...

Sonderschau „Green Deal“ auf der Fensterbau Frontale 2022

Der Klimawandel ist da, und der Gebäudesektor ist bei der Erreichung der deutschen Klimaziele das Schlusslicht. Das weiß auch die Politik, so dass Bauelemente und Baustoffe zukünftig höhere Anforderungen an die Energieeffizienz und Nachhaltigkeit erfüllen müssen. Ansonsten drohen Strafzahlungen an di...

Marktaufsicht reklamiert CE-Kennzeichnung von Fenstern + Türen

Die Kontrolle von Außentüren und Markisen steht im Fokus der Kontrolle der Marktaufsicht für 2022. Die CE-Kennzeichnung inklusive Dokumentenmanagement läuft in den meisten Unternehmen unkompliziert ab. Die notwendigen Nachweise werden in vielen Fällen vom Systemgeber zur Verfügung gestellt. Hier...

Der Fehler liegt im Detail

Türen und Tore sind technisch hoch entwickelte, multifunktionale und repräsentative Bauelemente. Soweit die Theorie. In der Praxis kollidieren lückenhafte Planungen, fehlerhafte Ausschreibungen, nicht artikulierte Erwartungen und handwerkliches Unvermögen auf der Baustelle. Die eigentlich guten Produ...

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.

Respiratory masks

EU type-examination, certification and quality assurance tests now available!

ift installation

All information on professional installation, fastening and sealing of windows and doors!  More information
 

Current events

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