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  • Efficient Handling Capacity
  • Top Level Quality
  • Technical Refinement
  • Reliable Customer Service

Our Business

PEINER grabs are used in almost every port worldwide - and not only there. We, PEINER SMAG Lifting Technologies, stand for mature, reliable technology that offers a fast and economical solution for any handling task in demanding working environments.

Around 5000 different grab variants, over 70 years of experience in the industry, worldwide production and service centers, and customer service that is always available speak for themselves. PEINER grabs are in use on all continents worldwide. Our export quota of over 80% underlines the international orientation of our brands. When robust, mature and profitable solutions are needed, we are the right people to contact. Each of our grabs is unique, because we develop a tailor-made solution in line with your practical requirements.

In addition to the PEINER grabs, our slewing units (rotators) offer a mature solution for turning and positioning loads. PEINER slewing units (rotators) are now part of the basic equipment of almost every mobile harbor crane, but are also used on general cargo and deck cranes.


Our Promise: Efficiency, Profitability, Reliability.

We understand what requirements our customers have. Every offer is made on the basis of careful planning according to your requirements. From a wide range of grabs and slewing units, we select the most suitable products for you and adapt them to the circumstances. The result is a unique solution that gives you significant competitive advantages.

We  develop intelligent solutions with our customers for greater efficiency and lower operating costs. Our employees produce reliable, multiply tested load handling equipment that is continuously improved. We guarantee the highest, certified quality standards at every manufacturing plant. Regular and cross-national training for all employees forms the basis for excellent product know-how. This guarantees the best possible service and support for our customers.



PEINER grabs, a traditionally grown brand, which stands for outstanding quality, sophisticated technology and quick response. Professional experience of more than 70 years combined with state-of-the-art further develop­ment of our processes, common practice-orientated, led our grabs to a top position in the global market. PEINER grabs can be found everywhere where materials are handled, moved or positioned, and is particularly the world's leading brand for the loading and unloading of bulk carriers. The success story of the PEINER brand began in 1951, with the building of the first grab – a mechanical 200 liter single-rope grab. Today, we offer a complete product range: mechanical four-rope grabs, electro-hydraulic motor grabs, radio-controlled single-rope grabs, hydraulic grabs, slewing units (rotators) as well as a wide range of special lifting accessories.



Strengthen our well-established team and contribute to our joint success. We are looking for motivated and qualified employees to offer our customers comprehensive solutions and to meet their requirements. Be part of our community and work in the pleasant atmosphere of a tariff company.

You can find our current vacancies on our job portal. We look forward to receiving your application!


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