The Icelandic Building Research Institute - IBRI

IBRI is an independent research institute which falls under the ministry of industry and commerce. Its main activities are applied research and technical testing for the whole of the building and construction industry. Our concrete division is experienced in material technology and durability and has been acknowledged as one of the leading centers in the field of rheology of cement based materials.
Emphasis has been on international collaboration and cooperation and IBRI is currently a partner in eleven EU research projects funded in the 5th framework program on RTD. For the last two years IBRI has been in charge of the presidency of ENBRI (European Network of Building Research Intitutes).

Hakon Olafsson
Director, IBRI

Hakon Olafsson
director of IBRI