ifu Hamburg | Institute for Environmental IT

“We enable sustainable production. That is our passion!”
Welcome to ifu Hamburg – Institute for Environmental IT. We have the vision to enable sustainable production for every company. Therefore, since 1992, we have been advising those companies that want to optimize their products and processes through environmental protection and resource savings and developing innovative software for this purpose.

The vision has contributed to ifu Hamburg being one of the world's leading companies in the field of software for material and energy flow analyses.


ifu Hamburg - part of iPoint Group
Since 01 December 2017, ifu Hamburg has been part of the iPoint Group. iPoint-systems is the global market leader for compliance solutions and has received the "Innovator of the Year" award several times. As a subsidiary of iPoint-systems GmbH, we work passionately to merge the topics of compliance, life cycle assessments and Industry 4.0.

Through our innovative software solutions, we aim to advance the topic of the digital circular economy.
 

The future of ifu Hamburg and iPoint
Digitization, compliance and ecological product and process optimization will converge in the future. iPoint supply chain solutions will allow you to conveniently supplement your data with that of your suppliers.

At all levels and functions in your company, you should be able to retrieve daily updated and product-specific sustainability information at the push of a button in the future. We will thus offer comprehensive solutions for topics such as:
 

  •     Life cycle assessments for your entire product portfolio
  •     Environment, Health & Safety (EHS)
  •     Conflict minerals & material compliance
  •     Energy & resource efficiency of your processes and products
ifu Hamburg GmbH

Our office in Hamburg Altona

ifu Institut für Umweltinformatik Hamburg GmbH
Max-Brauer-Allee 50
22765 Hamburg
Germany

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iPoint Facts & Figures

2001
Over 20 years of experience and know-how in the areas of compliance and sustainability
14
locations worldwide
170+
employees and growing
250
global manufacturers among customers
75,000
users from 110+ countries
ISO
iPoint is ISO 9001:2015 and ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certified and has received more than 30 awards

e!Sankey

Our popular software for visualizing material and energy flows. The appealing Sankey diagrams are ideal for areas such as energy management, facility management and production & logistics whereas it can be used in other areas, too.

 

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Umberto

Our software for performing material flow analysis and life cycle assessments: Through the transparency of your own material and energy flows, you gain information about optimization potential for products and production processes.

 

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Consulting

Our customized solutions provide you with a precise analysis of the current situation, whereby the scope of consulting is tailored to your goals. In addition to the holistic project implementation, we provide training to build up your own know-how.

 

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ifu Hamburg

Why are ifu and iPoint a perfect match?

  • Shared vision: Together we want to make the "Digital Circular Economy" possible for our customers. To achieve this, we combine the necessary competencies and data on legal compliance and all dimensions of sustainability of products, production, value chains and brands.
  • Shared products: ifu's sustainable manufacturing software solutions optimally complement iPoint's compliance solutions. iPoint is the market leader for managing, tracking and reporting data across the entire supplier network, from product conception through the use phase to recycling and reuse.
  • Shared expertise: Compliance and sustainability will grow even closer together in the future. In addition to many years of compliance experience, the iPoint team also brings expertise in the integration of systems (e.g. SAP systems). ifu Hamburg contributes 25 years of sustainability know-how.
  • Together we are stronger: With a team strength of 170 employees, we will drive the development of our software solutions even more intensively with iPoint.
  • Together for you on site: Through the merger with iPoint, you will find your regional contact in our worldwide subsidiaries such as USA, France, Scandinavia and Asia in the future.

Trusted by companies of any size, in every industry

Mercedes-Benz
logitech
Roche
Ford
Panasonic
Miele
BD
Adient
Arcelik
Aston Martin
Automotive Lighting
bsf
Bosch
Caterpillar
chart
Clariant
Dialog Semiconductors
Denso
dorma
Dow
Eberspächer
ElringKlinger
Emerson
Ferrari
Fresenius
Gardena
Geely
General Motors
Hella
Hyundai
Infineon
Jack Wolfskin
Jaguar
Johnson Controls
kaeser
Kia
Kennametal
Landrover
Lenze
Lotus
lynk
Mahle
Magna
mbaero
MTU
Nibe
Nidec
Nissan
Osram
otis
PSA
Raytheon
Renault
Renolit
Rexroth
Rosenberger
SAIC
sappi
Scania
Schaeffler
Schott
Stellantis
Steris
Stoneridge
TE Connectivity
Telefonica
Thor Industries
Thyssen
Toyota
Trimble
Universal Electronics
Valeo
Volvo
Voith
Yanfeng
Zimmer

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Umberto Customer Service

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