SMAG offers its customers a wide range of gripping devices to enhance the productivity for various types of cargo handling. Design of gripping devices depends on type and material of handled objects, as the design of the gripper has a strong impact on the efficiency of material handling. Movement of the gripper – which may be mechanical, hydraulic, electrohydraulic, and the fill volume may vary from one to over sixty cubic meters. Grippers can handle various types of goods – grain, coal, garbage and even wood or scrap metal.
In additon to ports, a large part of SMAG customers are shipyards, which in increasing numbers, install lifting mechanisms strictly on the vessels, eliminating the need for depending on ports’ handling capacity.