and its brands Kelley®
, TKO® Dock Doors
and APS Resource®
have been revolutionizing the loading dock and material handling industries since 1953. Our highly engineered and unique product line has expanded from traditional loading dock equipment to now include products and services specifically designed to increase energy efficiency and safety and support our customers' sustainability initiatives. 4Front is supported by a network of over 130 independent distributor locations worldwide, and operates manufacturing facilities strategically located throughout North America.
4Front maintains its position as the industry leader by combining a clear focus on customers’ needs with innovation, automation and attention to detail. These core values, in addition to the inherent value of our brands, place us at the forefront of the industry.
4Front incorporates those same core values into educating potential customers about design considerations to ensure the safest, most effective & efficient loading dock application. 4Front is also a registered AIA Continuing Education Provider
, enabling architects to keep current on industry trends, master new knowledge and skills, and generally develop a more thorough understanding of designing the safest, most efficient loading dock for their clients' unique needs.
4Front’s dedicated team of engineers utilizes cutting edge technology including Autodesk Inventor and Ansys Finite Element Analysis Software in the design and testing of all of our products to ensure the highest levels of quality and customer satisfaction.
4Front’s manufacturing capability sets the industry standard for quality and performance by utilizing advanced technologies such as robotic welding, plasma cutting tables, tow line assembly, and overhead conveyor delivery systems, all of which are unparalleled in the industry.
Quality Control - ISO Certified Facilities
ISO - 4Front’s manufacturing facility in Carrollton, Texas is ISO 9001:2008 certified and its manufacturing facility in Reynosa, Mexico and distribution facility in Pharr, Texas are both ISO 9001:2000 certified.