TMT Malinen introduces Armaton MP in Helsinki

Forankras partner TMT Malinen will introduce the new Armaton MP to the Finnish market at Transport-Logistics in Helsinki, Finland, stand 6:D38. The Armaton MP (Modular Platform) – a new dropside solution for light commercial vehicles which maximizes the load area and makes it easy to build purpose-specific work vehicles. Read more about Armaton Modular Platform here.


PREMIUM – Lashings for heavy transports

PREMIUM is a product range of durable lashings that meet the high demands of the professional users on cargo securing for heavy transports. The products are ergonomically designed, have high tension force and Cr6+ free components. When you choose a PREMIUM lashing you will always get: Lashings where all components are of very good quality […]


Deliveries before the summer holiday

It is getting closer to the holiday season and this summer our offices, warehouse and production in Vårgårda will be closed during week 30-31 and our office and store in Helsingborg will be closed during week 29-31.  Deliveries before the vacation Delivery will be made before our vacation time if we reveice the order before […]


Guideline for Cargo Securing

Goods for large values are transported daily all over the world, which sets high demands on a cargo securing solution adapted to both the goods and the cargo carriers used throughout the transport route. Deficiencies in the cargo securing can cause personnel injuries and damaged cargo and it is therefore of utmost importance that the […]


Environmental focus during lunch walk!

In connection to the daily lunch walk, some of Forankra’s staff noted how much litter there was beside the road. They therefore decided to do something about it. The next day, six people brought plastic bags and picked up 10 kg (!) of litter in 20 minutes. We now want to inspire others to do […]


Danlad launched Armaton MP at Transport 2019

Danlad launched the new Armaton MP (Modular Platform) at the exhibition Transport 2019 in Herning, Denmark, March 21-23. The new concept was very well received and created great interest among the visitors.The Armaton MP – a new dropside solution for light commercial vehicles – is characterized by a very clean, streamlined design which maximizes the […]


Snapstrap – Loop lashing with unique opening on the side

Snapstrap is a new type of loop lashing with a unique buckle which opens on the side, which makes it easier and quicker to fasten and secure goods.Snapstrap’s buckle is opened at the side with a finger pressure, and then it is easy to insert the strap into the lock before tightening it. With Snapstrap, […]


Products for safe lifting!

Forankra has a wide product range of lifting equipment for the construction and general industry. During the last year we have launched several new lifting products such as chain block and lever hoists, lifting clamps, magnetic lifting clamps, beam clamp and trolleys and wire rope hoists. Read more about these products here!We hope you know […]


Manual for safe lifting

Safe lifting requires approved and certified products, proper handling and regular control of the lifting equipment before use. Forankra has therefore printed a guideline for safe lifting “Lathund för säkra lyft” where we have listed important factors to be aware of when using lifting equipment and to ensure safe lifting situations.At this moment “Lathund för […]


Happy holidays!

We would like thank all our customers and suppliers for another good year of cooperation and we wish you aMerry Christmas andHappy New Year!  Our opening hours during the Christmas holiday: VårgårdaOffice and warehouse will be closed from Dec 24 – Jan 1. We open again Wednesday January 2, 2019. HelsingborgOffice and warehouse will be closed from […]


Time for inventory 6-10/12

Forankra has inventory December 6-10 and during these days we will have limited support and delivery capacities, see information below: Vårgårda Warehouse Thursday Dec 6 – Monday Dec 10: Closed for inventory, no outbound deliveries.Office Thursday Dec 6 – Friday Dec 7: Open with limited staffing. Please, contact us by mail and we will get back […]


Forankra’s expert holds lecture at SAGIT’s cargo securing conference

November 8, 2018, the association SAGIT (Säkring Av Gods I Trafik) held a cargo securing conference in Stockholm. The theme of the conference was the content, interpretation, supervision and legal application of the new Swedish regulation for cargo securing for road transports TSFS 2017: 25.To highlight these topics, representatives from the relevant authorities and industry […]


Be prepared for winter road conditions

In winter road conditions it is important to be able to drive safely on snow and ice covered roads.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.For more information about our […]


New range of lifting magnets!

Forankra launches a new range of lifting magnets which can handle lifts in the range of 100-2000 kg. The lifting magnets consist of high strength permanent lifting magnets which holds the plate type or cylindrical work-pieces during the lifting process.Lifting magnets have high strong holding force, low weight and are easy to handle. They need no […]


Smartbar – Ergonomic shoring pole with low weight

Forankra launches Smartbar – an ergonomic shoring pole with low weight suitable for small and medium cargo carriers. Smartbar has a blocking capacity of 350 daN and a spring mechanism which makes it very easy to position in the track system. By pulling down the strap the spring is compressed and the shoring pole can […]


Thanks for visiting us at Elmia Lastbil!

ELMIA LASTBIL 2018 became a successful and well-attended trade show for Forankra.In addition to presenting our product news, we demonstrated our PIEK-approved double decking system and a new Armaton modular platform kit. We also discussed the content of the new road transport regulations TSFS 2017:25. We thank all our visitors for coming to our stand […]


Welcome to Forankra at Elmia Lastbil

 Now we are in place at Elmia Lastbil. Welcome to our stand B01:38! Entrance ticket For entrance ticket klick here or contact us!


Armaton Modular Platform Kit – new and easy way to build flatbed and box vehicles

Armaton, now a part of Forankra, is launching a new flatbed and box system for light goods vehicles (trucks, vans, etc.). The system is modular and screws together with no special tools.The need for all sorts of commercial vehicles in the up to 3.5 tonnes weight class is constantly growing. Armaton wanted to meet this […]


Multi-Stick – Multi tool with 3-in-1 function

Forankra’s newly developed Multi-Stick is a tool that makes the truck driver’s cargo securing ergonomic, safer and more efficient. Multi-Stick can be used in most situations where it is difficult to access different areas due to height or distance, such as placements of lashings or corner protection.With Multi-Stick you get three functions in one To […]


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!