The three letters stand for a long tradition: 50 years of engineering services made in Leipzig

1956 Formation of the Institut für Fördertechnik (IFF, Materials Handling Institute) in Leipzig
1979-1990 Research centre of the Schwermaschinenbaukombinat TAKRAF (Heavy Machinery Combine TAKFRAF)
1990-1992 TAKRAF IFF GmbH, Institute for Materials Handling and Production Engineering
01.11.1992 Privatisation as IFF Engineering & Consulting GmbH by management buy out / buy in