Spreaders for Ship-to-Shore Cranes

RAM Spreaders can supply a full range of container lifting spreaders, including a tandem lifting headblock for ship to shore cranes.  Whether you require single lift spreaders or heavy duty twin lift spreaders, hydraulic or all-electric, our extensive range is designed to provide a complete choice of lifting equipment for ports and terminals.  To learn more about what we can offer, click through for details.

All spreaders are designed in accordance with DIN15018 H2 B4 and are provided with full certification and equipment warranty.


Single Lift Spreaders (Hydraulic)

Electro-hydraulically controlled, the 2400 series is a robust telescopic single lift spreader that can handle 20ft, 40ft, or 45ft containers. The spreader is fitted with heavy duty hydraulic gather guides that assist the crane driver in landing on containers. Click for further details

Twin lift Spreaders (Hydraulic)

The 2900 series is a hydraulic telescopic twin lift spreader with ‘CentreSpread’ that can handle single 20ft, 40ft or 45ft containers or 2x20ft containers simultaneously. The CentreSpread function allows the crane operator to separate the gap between the two 20ft containers from 0 to 1600mm. Click for further details

Single Lift Spreaders (Electric)

The RAM 3400 series telescopic spreader is an all-electric single lift spreader capable of handling 20ft, 40ft or 45ft containers. The 3400 series spreader’s are fitted with electric retractable gather guides. The all-electric spreader is an environmentally friendly solution offering reduced maintenance, increased reliability and reduced noise emissions. Click for further details

Twin lift Spreaders (Electric)

The 3900 series is an all-electric telescopic twin lift spreader with ‘CentreSpread’ that can handle single 20ft, 40ft or 45ft containers or 2x20ft containers simultaneously. The CentreSpread function allows the crane operator to separate the gap between the two 20ft containers from 0 to 1600mm. The all-electric spreader is an environmentally friendly solution offering reduced maintenance, increased reliability and reduced noise emissions. Click for further details

Overheight Semi-Automatic Spreaders

The 2200 telescopic Overheight spreader frame is designed for lifting ‘out of gauge’ cargo. The frame can extend to 20ft, 40ft and 45ft positions, that attaches under a telescopic spreader. The clever semi-automatic latching mechanism locks the frame onto the mother spreader and in turn onto the container below using the spreader’s twistlock’s. Click for further details

SingFlex – Twin Spreader Headblock for multiple container lifting

The RAM SingFlex Headblock allows operation with 2 twin lift spreaders simultaneously on a single hoist crane application. Capable of changing from single spreader mode (which can lift 1x20ft, 1x40ft, 1x45ft or 2x20ft containers) to twin spreader mode (which can lift 4x20ft or 2x40ft containers) in under 2 minutes. The rapid fully automated change-over function allows the crane operator to select the mode most suitable for the work schedule ahead. In addition the crane operator has the ability to adjust the gap, skew angle, offset and longitudinal offset of the containers, for accurate container placement at the quayside. Click for further details

PinSmart – Twistlock Handling Machine

PinSmart automates the removal of container twistlocks to improve port productivity while reducing the risk of injury. Available in quayside and crane mounted versions; PinSmart can support loads of 100 tonnes and is shock damped to reduce landing impact and noise. It is powered electrically using the cranes power supply or can be fitted with its own onboard power supply. Click for further details

RAM Single Lift Hydraulic RAM2400 SeriesRAM Twinlift Hyd RAM2900Single Lift Electric RAM3400RAM Twinlift Electric RAM3900Overheight Spreader RAM2220Twin Spreader Headblock RAM3350Twistlock Handling Machine RAM4000