See you at Elmia Lastbil 2018
Welcome to our stand B01:38! Forankra exhibits at Elmia Lastbil 2018, August 22-25 in Jönköping. We will preserm several new products in cargo securing and lifting as well as a new Armaton Modular Platform Kit for body builders. Entrance ticket For entrance ticket klick here or contact us! Dela
See you at Gothenburg Truck Meet / Tånga Trophy
Forankra is participating at the truck exhibition Gothenburg Truck Meet, which is taking place at Tånga Hed in Vårgårda, Saturday June 1. Welcome to our stand! Read more about Gothenburg Truck Meet / TångaTrophy (Swedish) How to get there
New regulation regarding cargo securing effective May 20, 2018
Transportstyrelsen has developed a new Swedish regulation regading cargo securing for road transports, TSFS 2017: 25 – ”Transportstyrelsens föreskrifter och allmänna råd om lastsäkring och kontroll av lastsäkring på och i fordon”. Background IN 2017 wew common requirements for cargo insurance for international road transport within the EU were introduced. The new rules are based […]
Deliveries before the holiday!
Closed for vacation week 30-31 It is getting closer to the holiday season and this summer our offices in Vårgårda and Helsingborg, warehouse and production will be closed during week 30-31. Deliveries before the vacation Delivery will be made before our vacation time if we reveice the order before the following dates: 29/6 – […]
Heavily reduced consumption of electricity during 2017!
In Forankra’s Environmental Objectives it is stated that our consumption of electricity should be reduced with 5% per year. It is therefore extra pleasant to note that in 2017 we managed to reduce our consumption of electricity with 37% with a sustained production volume! The measures taken to achieve this result are: We have optimized our […]
New product range of lifting clamps
Lifting clamps are available in two models – LCV and LCH Forankra launches a new product range of lifting clamps where model LCV is intended for vertical lifting of steel plates and model LCH is intended for horisontal lifting of steel plates. Lifting clamps come in different dimensions. NOTE! Horisontal lifting clamps must Aaways be […]
Opening hours Thursday March 29
Thursday March 29 we have limited opening hours: Vårgårda Our warehouse and production close at 12.30. Our office closes at 13.00 Helsingborg Our office and shop close at 13.
We are now expanding our product range with three models of webbing loadbinders. Loadbinders with ratchet are easier to use than traditional loadbinders and they makes you save time during loading and unloading. The loadbinder hooks are made to be used together with short linked lashing chains. In our product range we have the following […]
TENMET helps you get control of the tension force in your lashings
CAMPAIGN To facilitate for transport companies Forankra launches a campaign during February and March, where we sell our patented Tenmet measuring tool at a discounted price. This is the same measuring tool which the police, the Coast Guard and Arbetsmiljöverket use to control cargo securing on the roads. Tenmet shows the actual tension force of the lashing and helps the user […]
Forankra present – “A safe story on the move”
Cargo securing is required in all situations where goods are shifted or transported and should always be adapted to the goods and the selected cargo carrier. In our new Forankra movie, you get a quick insight of the environment and the modes of transport we deliver cargo securing solutions to. If you have any questions […]
Secumax Opticut – knife for precise cut
NEW PRODUCT! Secumax Opticut is a Teflon-coated knife with push-cut function, which makes it ideal for clean and precise cut. Its metal foot makes it both easy to slide through most materials and extremely abrasion resistant. For more information: – See product page – Contact us
Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year!
We wish all our customers and suppliers a Merry Christmas and all the best for 2018! We will also take the opportunity to inform you about our opening hours during the holiday: Vårgårda Office and warehouse are closed week 52. We open again January 2, 2018. Helsingborg Office and warehouse are closed week […]
Smart products for easy handling of lashings
Forankra launches three smart products which make the handling of straps a lot easier. 270510021 Dynello Rewinder Dynello Rewinder is a professional power tool for fast winding of lashing straps. The sturdy strap winder can wind dry, dirty, wet and frozen straps. The strap winder is suitable for both large and small straps. 270510022 Dynello […]
Ergobar with hoop
Our popular product range Ergobar have now been expanded to include the short Ergobar with a mounted hoop. By using Ergobar with a hoop, it becomes easier to support goods with a larger surface, eg. cartons on a pallet. The hoop can also be purchased separately and mounted on an Ergobar. New products 170210020 – Ergobar […]
Tenmet – controlles tensioning force in lashings
CAMPAIGN To facilitate for transport companies Forankra launches a campaign during November and December, where we sell our patented Tenmet measuring tool at a discounted price. This is the same measuring tool which the police, the Coast Guard and Arbetsmiljöverket use to control cargo securing on the roads. Tenmet shows the actual tension force of the lashing and helps the user […]
Insufficient cargo securing is a death trap on our roads
SVT (Swedish Television) has recently focused on the insufficient cargo securing on the roads in Sweden. In a reportage they describe a raid against trucks that the police and Arbetsmiljöverket (the Work Environment Authority) made where they performed flying controls on the roads using Forankra’s patented measurement tool Tenmet. The conclusion in the report is that many heavy loads were secured with too […]
Time for snow chains!
Forankra has many different models and dimensions of snow chains for buses and trucks. The snow chains offer good grip and driving comfort and are designed to be used on all the tires. Which kind of snow chains do you need in order to drive safely on winter road conditions with snow and ice covered roads? Click […]
Forankra will be part of the business area Transport Solutions
Axel Johnson International creates the new business area Transport Solutions where the Forankra group and allsafe will be included together with Abkati, Widni, Eigenbrodt and Sternhammar. The new business group will target the transport market as a whole, going beyond the current focus on components for heavy vehicles and cargo securing solutions covering transport for […]
Ergobar Short – new member in the Ergobar family
After a positive response to our new Ergobar we are pleased to announce that the range now also includes the new model Ergobar Short, for the lower cabinets. In our Ergobar range we now have the following models: 170210015 – Ergobar Short | 1900-2400 mm 170210016 – Ergobar Standard | 2400-2800 mm 170210017 – Ergobar Nordic […]
PREMIUM – new range of lashings
Forankra launches Premium, which is a high quality product range of lashings for the professional user. The products have ergonomic design, Cr6+ free components and high tension force. All Premium products are labelled and executed in accordance with SS-EN 12195-2. For more information click here to see the products included in the Premium range or […]