IFE was founded in 1947 as Institute for Technical Research and Development and is today among the world’s leading manufacturers of vibro conveyors, screening machines and magnetic separators.


At IFE, quality and reliability, safety and commercial efficiency have been our main priorities for more than six decades. It is on the basis of this orientation and continuous innovation that IFE is able to assert itself as a worldwide leading supplier of machine components for the bulk materials industry.

Our customers benefit from the maximum use of the experience we have gained in supplying for many applications in various industries. This experience represents the driving force for constant product development.

The company’s global activities are supported by sales partner throughout Europe and overseas.

Our strong point is the separation of any sort of material ranging from smallest to coarse-grained particles.

IFE magnetic equipment present an extensive range of electromagnetic and permanent magnet separators. In combination with constant innovation, a sophisticated and field-proven technology has led to a series of developments specifically adapted to market requirements in this field.


  • Magnet plates
  • Wet drum separators
  • Roll separators
  • High intensity separators
  • Drum separators
  • Overband separators
  • Eddy current separators