Ship grabs are used in several ways. Barges with single deck cranes or large bulk material carriers with three or four deck cranes. The capacity range of crane capacities is usually between 20 and 75 ton with a working radius from 25.0 to 38.0 meters. To best utilize the outreach & positioning efficiency, the cranes can be planted on eccentric platforms.
Besides, single boom cranes there are special double girder deck cranes designed for use on board transshipped where high turnover rates & continuous operation are required. Our ship grabs can be fit for best bulk material handling for mobile harbor cranes, harbor cranes, ship cranes, floating cranes ship unloaders, level luffing crane and Crawler crane.
- iron ore, clinker and limestone
- Coal and cokes
- Agri bulk Materials like grain, cereals , corn
- fertilizer and phosphates
- Biomass, like wood pellets and wood chips
- Iron scrap
- dredging grabs (mainly silt and mud)
- digging clamshell buckets (clay and hard ground layers). Grabs are available in two and four rope versions.
GRABS FOR MOBILE HARBOR CRANES
Mobile harbor cranes grabs are the most popular used in port cranes worldwide. These Grabs are often used for bulk handling. Apr is the leading grab manufacturer in this market.
GRABS FOR HARBOR CRANES
Harbor cranes come in different designs. The most popular cranes are on rail mounted level luffing cranes. Apr grabs handle all kinds of bulk materials on harbor cranes from 5 ton up to 50 ton.
GRABS FOR SHIP CRANES
Ship crane grabs or deck crane grabs offer practical bulk solutions for various vessels including bulk carriers, barges & transhippers. Apr is specialized in rope operated grabs for 4-rope & single- rope ship cranes .
GRABS FOR FLOATING CRANES
Floating grab cranes are used in ports & in open waters for charging , & discharging transshipment and lightening for ports with required depth. Apr grabs operate on floating cranes from 15 to 65 ton.
GRABS FOR SHIP UNLOADERS
Ship unloaders are the traditional way to unload large amounts of bulk materials handling. Apr manufacturer high capacity clamshell buckets for ship unloaders from 20 ton up to 80 ton.