Spreaders and grabs are normally used in ports and in ships for loading and unloading seagoing cargo.
Several of the features that SMAG offers consist of: maintenance free grab design, customized designs to client requirements, like unladen weight and volume. The company provides operator training, fast spare parts delivery all around the globe, particular environmentally friendly components such as specialized grab lips, dust guards and bio oil. Consultation and service is available 24/7, by the well trained and professional SMAG specialist technicians.
All machines undergo acceptance testing by all the major classification companies including the LRS, DNV, GL, ABS and others.
Besides the high quality models which have propelled Peiner to be the leader and first choice in grabs, SMAG offers you the benefits of a global service sales network. It is truly helpful that grabs are not just available at all areas, but they could be quickly repaired without expensive downtimes. There are always professionals and spare parts nearby.
During 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 original name was Anton Raky, Tiefbohrungen in Salzgitter.
In 1937, the cornerstone for SMAG was laid when the manufacturing facility was purchased by the Salzgitter Group for constructing drilling machinery. During the year 1986, the company obtained the grab product division from Peiner AG. Soon after, Peiner was developed into a global brand name in the following years. At present, SMAG is the market leader in the globe, using grabs for waste disposal, worldwide cargo handling applications and agriculture.