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IFO has been moved

Central location with all facilities needed

Since April this year IFO Netherlands has been moved to Tiel, a city in the middele of the Netherlands. IFO is situated there in a building shared by several companies. The name of the building is Onderneremswerf, which means something like entrepeneurs yard. We can use all kind of facilities in the building and have our own office space. The new address is:

Appelboogerd 2
4003 BV Tiel
the Netherlands

We don't have a post box anymore.

IFO at the Surface Campus

November 13-15 in 's Hertogenbosch

IFO is represented by an own booth at the leading exhibition in the Benelux in the fields of Surface treatment. Everything you want to know about processes, equipment or technique you can find there. If you look for solutions to improve your quality or have to investigate something what went wrong, IFO can help you.

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PaintExpo 17th - 20th April 2018

Visit us at the QUBUS/IFO-booth on the PaintExpo, the world's leading trade fair for industrial painting technology. 

From April 17 to 20, 2018 in Karlsruhe. Hall 1, booth 1527 

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Quali Middle East Seminar in Cairo

In January the Quali Middle East Association (QMEA) invited all interested companies in Egypt to attend an information seminar in Cairo. More than 200 participants, architects, coaters, and coating suppliers participated in the successful event. Albertus de Boer, IFO Middle East and responsible for training and seminars at QMEA, moderated and guided through the seminars and provided information on IFO-supported QMEA services in the area of Qualicoat, Qualanod and Qualisteelcoat.

The Quali Middle East Association (QMEA) is the general license holder of the quality marks QUALICOAT, QUALANOD and QUALIDECO in the Middle East. A key objective of the association is the provision and promotion of established quality standards and proven production methods in order to ensure a high-quality coating on aluminum and aluminum surfaces.

IFO and QUBUS at the SF China, Shanghai

From 15 to 17 November, SF China, the successful international trade fair for the coating industry, took place in Shanghai.
Companies from the fields of surface technology, corrosion protection, powder technology, robotics and environmental protection presented their know-how to the specialist audience. Also this year, the IFO Institute and Qubus were represented at the GSTC joint stand (German Surface Technology Center), the one-stop shop for surface technology. Marc Holz, Managing Director of IFO Germany, together with his colleagues from IFO and QUBUS in China, can look back on three successful and exciting traide fair days. Together with the companies Munk, Linhoff and Harter Drying Solutions, existing business relationships with customers and partners were cultivated and intensified at the fair, and many new contacts were made.