"Together unbeatable" - Our group of companies


We are Europe's leading supplier of solutions in lifting technology, load securing and wire ropes. Over 100 years of experience, a huge network of companies in Europe and over 10,000 products in our range help us to provide our customers with the best solution for their lifting needs.




CERTEX lifting technology - We are available all over Europe 


Lifting on and off together across Europe. The CERTEX Group serves customers throughout Europe and is represented by its subsidiaries in Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Netherlands, Spain, UK and France. We offer our customers a large network of service centers and access to expertise and experience for every lifting need with 1400 employees spread over 91 locations.

We are part of a bigger group 


CERTEX Germany is part of the "Lifting Solutions Group" division of the internationally active Axel Johnson International Group. You can find the websites of our sister companies here.

All over the world, Axel Johnson products and solutions are used in ports & airports, on ships and on the road, on oil rigs and in various industrial applications to ensure a safe and efficient working environment.

The Group's focus is continually responding to an ever faster changing world. Our markets are located throughout Europe and our customers are some of the best known brands in the world. We are market leaders in most of the market segments in which we operate.

Axel Johnson International is part of the family business Axel Johnson AB, together with Axstores, Martin & Servera, Novax and the holdings in the companies Axfood and Mekonomen. Axel Johnson AB is managed by Caroline Berg and her family. Companies and holdings in the Axel Johnson Group generate annual sales of approximately 7.5 billion euros and employ more than 20,000 people.