Clamshell Buckets and Grapples

Atlas Manufacturing  Company designs and builds high performance industrial clamshell buckets and grapples that meet and exceed strict industry standards. We also offer quality rebuilds for all buckets regardless of make, model or manufacturer, that often exceed their original performance.

2-Rope Clamshell Bucket

2-Rope Clamshell Bucket 

An Atlas 2-rope Clamshell Bucket is for use with cranes with one hold line and one close line.
2-Rope Grapple

2-Rope Grapple 

An Atlas 2-rope grapple bucket is for use with cranes with one hold line and one close line. Some common applications are: Scrap, Iron ore (pig iron), rip-rap, and stone placement.
3-Rope Clamshell Bucket

3-Rope Clamshell Bucket 

An Atlas 3-rope clamshell bucket is for use with cranes with two hold lines and one close line.
4-Rope Clamshell Bucket

4-Rope Clamshell Bucket 

An Atlas 4-rope clamshell bucket is for use with 4-rope operated cranes.
4-Rope Grapple

4-Rope Grapple 

Atlas 4-rope grapples normally consist of two hold lines dead ended on the head, and two close lines dead ended inside the grapple (direct reeved).
Environmental Dredging Bucket

Environmental Dredging Bucket 

Atlas has developed an environmental bucket for use in maintenance dredging. this new design is excellent for environmental material handling operations.
Hydraulic Clamshell Bucket

Hydraulic Clamshell Bucket 

Typically used on hydraulic material handlers and excavators, other applications may be available, please contact us to discuss options.
Hydraulic Grapple

Hydraulic Grapple 

An Atlas Hydraulic Grapple can handle even the most severe duty scrap applications. They are custom built to fit your boom tip.
Rebuilds

Rebuilds 

Atlas uses the same expertise for rebuilding buckets as we do for building new buckets. No matter what make or model, Atlas has the manufacturing and design knowledge to rebuild all styles of buckets and grapples.
Round Nose Dredging Bucket

Round Nose Dredging Bucket 

Atlas dredging buckets can be designed for 2-rope or 4-rope operation, and are built to withstand the severe duty applications.
Single-Line Clamshell Bucket

Single-Line Clamshell Bucket 

Single-Line Clamshell Buckets are used with cranes with one cable. They are mostly used with ship’s cranes for unloading bulk commodities.