Spreaders and grabs are normally used in ships and in ports for unloading and loading seagoing cargo.
A few of the features which SMAG offers are: maintenance free grab design, customized designs to client requirements, including unladen weight and volume. The company offers fast spare parts delivery across the globe, operator training, particular environmentally friendly parts such as specialized grab lips, dust guards and bio oil. Consultation and service around the clock is available, by the professional and well-trained SMAG specialist technicians.
All equipments go through acceptance testing by all the major classification companies like the DNV, LRS, ABS, GL and others.
Aside from the high quality models that have propelled Peiner to be the leader and first choice in grabs, SMAG provides you the benefits of a global service sales network. It is really helpful that grabs are not just offered at every area, but they are capable of being rapidly fixed with no expensive downtimes. There are always professionals and spare parts nearby.
In the year 1919, Salzgitter Maschinenbau AG was started. The company was founded by Anton Raky, an engineer and pioneer in oil drilling and modern drilling technology. The company's initial name was Anton Raky, Tiefbohrungen in Salzgitter.
During the year 1937, the cornerstone for SMAG was laid when the manufacturing facility was acquired by the Salzgitter Group for making drilling machinery. During the year 1986, the company purchased the grab product division from Peiner AG. Immediately after, Peiner was developed into a global brand name in the following years. Currently, SMAG is the market leader in the world, utilizing grabs for waste disposal, global cargo handling applications and agriculture.