Spreaders and grabs are usually used in ports and in ships for unloading and loading seagoing cargo.
Some of the features that SMAG provides are: maintenance free grab design, modified designs to client needs, including unladen volume and weight. The company provides operator training, fast spare parts delivery all around the world, specific environmentally friendly components like dust guards, bio oil and specialized grab lips. Service and consultation is available 24/7, by the professional and well-trained SMAG specialist technicians.
All equipments undergo acceptance testing by all the major classification companies like the DNV, LRS, GL, ABS and others.
SMAG offers you the benefits of a worldwide service sales network in addition to its high quality units which have propelled Peiner to be the leader and first choice in grabs. It is helpful that grabs are not just offered at all areas, but they can be rapidly fixed without expensive downtimes. There are always spare parts and professionals nearby.
During the year 1919, Salzgitter Maschinenbau AG was started. The company was established by an engineer and pioneer in oil drilling and modern drilling technology by Anton Raky. The original name of the company was Anton Raky, Tiefbohrungen in Salzgitter.
The cornerstone for SMAG was laid during 1937, when the Salzgitter Group purchased a manufacturing facility for its constructing drilling machinery. In the year 1986, the company bought the grab product division from Peiner AG. Immediately after, Peiner was developed into an international brand in the succeeding years. Presently, SMAG is the world's market leader, using grabs for agriculture, waste disposal, and global cargo handling applications.