Product Evaluation

At the IFC Group, our Consultant Engineers manage a range of objective fire product testing and assessment services (complemented by our independent advisory approach), to provide market confidence and assurance for specifiers, whilst also enabling products to reach the market promptly and efficiently.

Building Regulations require that Fire Safety provisions, systems and products are performance assured. 

IFC Fire Safety Engineers provide independent and expert opinion in all areas of fire testing and in the assessment of the performance of materials in instances of fire.

Comprehensive and impartial reports on expected product performance, based upon empirical test evidence, will ensure that our clients have all the information available to use appropriate materials and products that meet legal and stated performance criteria.

IFC Group remain independent of all product suppliers, installers and manufacturers, so we can guarantee a confidential and impartial service and provide you with trustworthy and objective recommendations.

Effective, Viable and Enduring Product Design

In close collaboration with many prominent architects and manufacturers, our Product Engineers and Design Team, using their intimate knowledge of current legislation and standards, can provide valuable insight and input into effective Research and Development (R&D) processes for new products, as well as advise on how to bring existing ones up to required levels.

Walls & partition

Glazing

Penetration sealing

Facades & cladding

Doorsets & shutters