Reliable and fast handling of your dry bulk materials

The Scissors grab has a high average productivity thanks to its fast opening and closing mechanism and short cycle times. The scissors grab also performs excellently on sloping surfaces, reducing your need for trimming equipment and staff.

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"In terms of unloading performance and reliability, we are using the best type of grab available."

- Mathew Cunningham, Maintenance Manager at ESB Power generation, moving 2 million Tonnes of coal annually.


"Nemag thinks and works innovative. We have a low grabdead-weight and low maintenance-costs due to their expertise. I recommend Nemag."

- S.W.A. Lak, Managing director at EMO, moving 33 million Tonnes of ores and coal annually.


Four rope mechanical Scissors grab

Scissors grabs can be customized to optimize your installation and are available with a safe working load up to 120 ton. And the volume range can be more than 60 m3. Scissors grabs are available with an open or half-closed shell. The grab opening in relation to the crane can be longitudinal, transversal and diagonally opening.

Scissors grab specifications

Download the Scissors Grab product brochure for more information about its applicability. Additionally you can learn about our service and maintenance or leadership in quality. Feel free to schedule a meeting or contact us us if you have any questions. 

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scissors grab specifications

Wear-resistant and high tensile steel
Short delivery times and enhanced ease of maintenance Shorter Cleaning Up phase due to large footprint and high stability 
Safer and more efficient due to low point of gravity Option for radiation detection on scrap grabs Automatic central lubrication system


Material handling video's

The added value of the scissors grab

  •  High average productivity by high stability on sloping surfaces and extremely favorable cleaning-up capabilities
  •  Enhanced safety by reduced deployment of trimming machines and staff
  •  Long lifespan and very low maintenance costs per ton material handled

Best materials to handle with the Scissors Grab

All Nemag products are highly customizable modular grabs. We fit and optimize the grab to your specific situation. The Scissors grab is best available for the following bulk materials: 

  • Coal
  • Iron ores
  • Pellet feed
  • Minerals
  • Biomass
  • Barite
  • Bauxite


Download the brochure for more information on the Nemag Scissors Grab. Can't find the information you are looking for? Contact us or schedule a meeting.

Request a free Scissors Grab quotation

Do you want to improve your productivity and reduce your maintenance costs? Request a free Scissors grab quotation.

We will provide detailed pricing information on your new dry bulk grab within 48 hours.

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If you have any questions please feel free to contact us.
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Riny Stoutjesdijk
Sales manager

+31 111 418 943

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Compare the grab glossary

Crane capacityIs the Safe Working Load of your crane in tons in grab duty, i.e. the total sum of grab dead weight and payload.

PayloadIs the nett load of cargo in the grab. Because it’s linked with the grab weight it will be filled in automatically.

Grab weightIs the Dead weight of your existing grab. Not sure? Check your grab manual, CE declaration, or on the ID plate on your grab.

Grab rope withdrawal lengthIs the length of the closing rope which needs to be pulled out in order to close the grab (not to confuse with the total reeved in grab rope length).

Not sure about the numbers?Check the grab manual. Don’t hesitate to contact us.

Riny Stoutjesdijk
Sales manager

+31 (0)653109307