NEW Product Guide for hauliers

We have now updated our product guide for hauliers, where we present their most popular and used cargo securing products for road transports. Read more or download your own folder here!    


Sortimentsguide för Åkerier

Nu har i uppdaterat vår sortimentsfolder för Åkerier, som innehåller ett urval av åkarnas mest populära och använda lastsäkringsprodukter. Läs eller ladda ner ditt egen folder här!   


Premiere for Armaton Partner Day!

Armaton arranged a Partner Day in Sweden Dec 11-12 for all partners througout Europe. The meeting started with a workshop where we all partcipated in assembling a Modular Platform. On the agenda was also discussions about future development of the Armaton Modular Platform as well as market activities on our different markets. Thank you all […]


Axel Johnson International launches sustainability website

Axel Johnson International is now lauching a sustainability website. The purpose of the website is to have one place to gather information about how Axel Johnson International as a group works with sustainability. On the website you will find good examples from some of the group companies regarding what sustainability means in practice, explanations of […]


Snow chains for good grip on icy roads!

Med rätt snökedjor får du bra väggrepp och körkomfort. Forankra har ett brett sortiment av universalkedjor och piggkedjor för buss och lastbilar.


Armaton at Solutrans, Lyon, Nov 19-23

Armaton launches Modular Platform on the French market at Solutrans in Lyon, Nov 19-23. You will find Armaton together with Forankra France in Hall 3 – Stand 133.  Read more about Armaton Platform Kit here! Welcome!


Time for inventory Nov 7-11

Forankra has inventory November 7-11 and during these days we will have limited support and delivery capacities, see information below: Vårgårda Warehouse Thursday Nov 7 – Monday Nov 11: Closed for inventory, no outbound deliveries. Office Thursday Nov 7 – Friday Nov 8: Open with limited staffing. Please, contact us by mail and we will […]


Forankra sales teams met in Barcelona

The Forankra Group, leading European supplier of cargo securing and lifting equipment, gathered its sales teams from Sweden, Poland, UK, France and Spain for a sales conference in Barcelona end of September. It is always great to meet our colleagues, to share experiences and to gain new inspiration from both external and in internal speakers. […]


Training in cargo securing at Forankra

Yesterday our expert in cargo securing, Mats Staffas, held an internal training in cargo securing. Thank you Mats for this! You are really good at explaining these matters and interacting with your audience. Are you and your company also interested in a cargo securing training? You are always welcome to contact us to discuss a […]


Superlash™ – a system of maritime cargo lashings

Maritime cargo lashings are specially adapted to the major challenges facing cargo securing at sea. Special features for our maritime lashings are that they quickly and efficiently reach extra high tension and that the lashing is easy to release. Forankra has developed a system of maritime cargo lashings Superlash™ which includes: Superlash 99™ – deck […]


Cargo securing for maritime transports

The forces of nature can place great stress on goods transported by sea, whcih makes correct maritime cargo securing crucial. Shifting of goods or shifting of cargo inside containers can cause chain reactions that may put both the vessel and its crew at risk. All maritime cargo securing must therefore be evaluated according to the […]


Opening hours during the summer

We are open most of the summer but our office, warehouse and production in Vårgårda will be closed during week 30-31 and our office and warehouse 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 the following […]


We are now launching website for Armaton!

We are now launching a website for Armaton – a website where we present the Armaton brand and why “Determined to improve” is our motto. You can also learn more about why our customers choose Armaton for their light commercial vehicles. Welcome to the Armaton website www.armaton.com


Forankra Spain launches Armaton MP in Barcelona

It is now time to launch the Armaton Modular Platform Kit on the Spanish market. Forankra Spain will introduce the new Armaton MP at SILBARCELONA, June 26-28. Welcome to stand D412 for a demonstration. The Armaton MP (Modular Platform) – a new dropside solution for light commercial vehicles which maximizes the load area and makes […]


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 […]


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, […]