Usually, grabs and spreaders are frequently used in ports and in ships to load and unload maritime cargo.
SMAG grabs have lots of features such as: maintenance free grab design, customized designs to customer requirements, like unladen volume and weight. The company provides operator training, fast spare parts delivery across the globe, specific environmentally friendly parts like specialized grab lips, dust guards and bio oil. Service and consultation around the clock is available, by the well trained and professional SMAG specialist technicians.
The acceptance testing of the equipment includes certification by all major classification companies like DNV, LRS, ABS, GL and others.
SMAG provides you the benefits of a global service sales network in addition to its high quality models that have propelled Peiner to be the leader and first choice in grabs. It is helpful that grabs are not just offered at each and every location, but they are capable of being quickly fixed with no expensive downtimes. There are always spare parts and experts close by.
In the year 1919, Salzgitter Maschinenbau AG was started. The company was established by Anton Raky, an engineer and pioneer in oil drilling and modern drilling technology. The initial name of the company was Anton Raky, Tiefbohrungen in Salzgitter.
During the year 1937, the cornerstone for SMAG was laid when the manufacturing facility was obtained by the Salzgitter Group for making drilling equipment. In 1986, the company purchased the grab product division from Peiner AG. Soon after, Peiner was developed into a global brand name in the succeeding years. At present, SMAG is the market leader in the world, utilizing grabs for agriculture, waste disposal, and worldwide cargo handling applications.