Confidence in Fire Safety

A single organisation, bringing together | Computational Modelling (CFD) Product Evaluation Fire Life Safety Systems Fire Protection Training Third Party Certification Fire Safety Engineering Fire Risk Management

A Trusted Authority

Recognised internationally as the go-to professionals in all aspects of fire safety. We are very proud of our growing reputation as one of the world’s leading fire engineering and solution providers, trusted by many of the most prestigious construction firms, architects and estate owners.

Just Some of the ways we can help you

Fire Safety Engineering

Robust & effective fire safety strategies and solutions

Fire Risk
Management

Thorough & impartial assessments of fire safety

Fire Life Safety
Systems

Industry leading competence in system design & inspections

Third Party Certification

UKAS accredited provider of 3rd party certification for fire safety

Fire Testing & Product Analysis

Assessment & analysis of the fire performance of materials

Why appoint IFC?

  • ✓ For any given project involving Fire Safety, IFC will provide an exceptional
    design and assessment service you can trust.
  • ✓ As a respected consultancy, our advice and recommendations are
    Independent, Fair, Honest and Confidential.
  • ✓ We believe in creating bespoke solutions because we recognise
    every project is different.
  • ✓ All guidance is presented in concise easy to follow reports, incorporating
    drawings using the latest CAD and design technology.

With IFC you can expect

  • ✓ Design flexibility
  • ✓ Cost effective & tailored systems
  • ✓ Client focused approach
  • ✓ Compliant to British & International standards
  • ✓ Wide ranging cross sector experience

First and foremost, Fire Safety is in our DNA and we pride ourselves on excellence

Our holistic approach ensures clients always receive bespoke best value advice and quality assurance for the lifetime of their projects. Over the past 30 years our dedicated team of Fire Safety Professionals have had the privilege of working on some amazing projects.

Iconic Stadiums

Int'l. Airports

University Estates

Grand Hotels

Historic palaces

We are employed by a wide range of clients

Our client base includes many leading UK and international companies across multiple disciplines.

Architects

Developers

Contractors

Estate Owners

Manufacturers

Legal & Insurance

We are employed by a wide range of clients

Our client base includes many leading UK and international companies across multiple disciplines.

What's new?

IFC Group Open New Birmingham Office

As part of our continuing expansion strategy we are delighted to announce the opening of our latest office in the heart of Birmingham City centre.We continue to grow our business with a client centric focus …

IFC Technical Note 3 – Competence for assessments

This technical note intends to demonstrate the capabilities of IFC Group to produce competent Engineering Assessments. IFC Technical Note #3 (PDF)

IFC Technical Note 2 – Orientation of steel doors

Following the MHCLG letters stating that approving authorities should ensure that all fire doors are tested from both sides, we have produced IFC Technical Note 2 ‘Orientation of Steel Doors’ which outlines our long standing …

Waste Fires

Testing a theory Angus Sangster explains the work he carried out on a theoretical fire model for waste and how best to fight waste fires of different types. During September and October 2017, a series …

IFC Technical Note 1 – Orientation of timber fire door testing

Following the MHCLG letters stating that approving authorities should ensure that all fire doors are tested from both sides, we have produced IFC Technical Note 1 ‘Orientation of Timber Fire Door Testing’ which outlines our …

Fire resistance included as standard

With the final report on building regulations and fire safety due soon, Peter Barker argues the importance of passive protection. Incorporating the correct passive fire protection in the buildings in which we live and work …

CAREERS AT IFC

If you would like to build a rewarding career where you can make a meaningful difference promoting fire safety standards, then we would be delighted to hear from you.

Be Part of Something Bigger

Find out how you can build a successful career with the IFC Group

Graduate Programme

We are always looking for bright new talent. Come and join us!

Industry recognition

As an organisation and through individual memberships,
IFC Group is proud to be an active member within many
important and nationally recognised associations and bodies.

Large enough to deliver | Small enough to care

With expanding offices throughout the UK and overseas our team are able to offer local advice wherever you need it. So regardless of project size, location or complexity, our dedicated team will remain your partner every step of the way.