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I.F.I. Institut für Industrieaerodynamik GmbH
Institut an der Fachhochschule Aachen
Notified Body according to CPD
Welkenrather Straße 120
Managing directors authorized to represent the company:
Dipl.-Ing. Bernd Konrath
Dr.-Ing. Rolf-Dieter Lieb
Registered at the local court of Aachen under the number HRB 4518
VAT number in accordance with § 27 of the German Turnover Tax Act (UStG): DE 121 682 741
Responsible for the content in accordance with § 55 (1) of the German Interstate Treaty on Broadcasting (Rundfunkstaatsvertrag):
Dipl.-Ing. Bernd Konrath
Dr.-Ing. Rolf-Dieter Lieb
Quality Management Representative
Dipl.-Ing. Wilfried Mertens, M.Sc.
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Do you have any questions about our test facilities or services? Here is an overview of the persons you can contact in our Institute.
Deliveries for testing of:
• components of systems of flexible roof waterproofing membranes
• fume cupboards
• smoke shelters
All deliveries of test specimens and of machines have to be agreed in advance.
Our Institute is located on the west side of Aachen near the University Hospital (Uniklinik) and the buildings Horn and Melaten of the University (RWTH).
The 2 buildings of the Institute are only a few 100 meters away from one other so that the directions to the different buildings are almost the same.
Directions by plane:
The city of Aachen is situated 100 km from Düsseldorf International and 86 km from Cologne Bonn Airport. Aachen is also served by good rail links to these two airports.
Furthermore Maastricht/Aachen airport is only 42 km away from our Institute. The AirportXpress shuttle offers a direct link between the airport and Aachen central station and the timetables are established according to the flights at the airport.
A single ticket costs 10.00 €, a day return ticket 15.00 € (information according to the service provider).
For further information such as the current timetables, please see: www.gilbacher.de/airport.html
Directions by train:
You can easily plan your journey to Aachen with the Bahn using the link
The Institute is only a few kilometers away from the central station. A taxi ride will cost you approx. 7.00 € (however the prices vary according to the time of the day and the taxi company).
For information on how to get to us by car or by bus, please refer to the directions to the corresponding building.