Rope grab – type VS (port handling)


For bulk handling of any kind up to 2,000 kg/m3 in inland ports, especially suitable for unloading narrow shipping spaces. For ship-to-ship, ship-to-storage/wagon/silo handling. For various types of crane with internal or external holding ropes, exclusively for transverse suspension.

Technical design

  • Low-maintenance or maintenance-free design, which benefits both the environment and your profitability
  • Transverse or longitudinal suspension with 3-fold, 4-fold and 5-fold rope reeving; as 2-rope and 4-rope grabs
  • High load capacity thanks to its lightweight design
  • Smooth grab thanks to its low centre of gravity and because the rope’s diameter matches that of the pulley
  • Retracted pivots for easy grab under the ship’s gangway
  • Large plastered surface to grip the residual charge
  • Closing rope devices:
    • Rope nozzles
    • KRÖGER MAINTENANCE-FREE, rope-protecting, roller-bearing pulley system
  • Lower pulley block unrestrained on the crossbeam
  • Rope pulley bearing:
    • Plain bearing
    • KRÖGER MAINTENANCE-FREE pulley block system
  • Grab shells:
    • Material: S355J2+N
  • Grab connection bearing:
    • Steel bushing bearing
    • KRÖGER low-maintenance or maintenance-free bearing system

Product sheet

Rope grab – type VS

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