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The Atlas truck mounted knuckle boom cranes are globally renowned for  quality, reliability and longevity through superior German manufacturing.

The Atlas range comprises of 150 base units and 33 types from 1.3 to 120 metre/tonne, all cranes are manufactured to the very highest German standard of quality and come complete with CE Certification and comes fitted with Atlas ACM safety system.


Outrigger / crane base and stabilisers

The customer has the choice of the following when selecting stabilisers and beams:

  • Square profile stabilisers
  • Cylinder pipe stabilisers
  • Rotatable stabilisers
  • Outrigger beams either pulled out mechanically or hydraulically extended
  • Hydraulic stabilisers

Low Range Medium Range High Range Timber and Recycling  Range
T13.2 65.2 260.2  Series Z
T16.2 75.2 290.2/E  Series P
T20.2 85.2 350.2  Series NP
T23.2 92.2 390.2  Series N
T26.2 95.2 500.2  Series K
T30.2 105.2 560.2  
T35.2 115.2 600.2  
36.2K 118.2VGL    
48.2 120.2E    
58.2 125.2    
  VB Cranes    



Atlas have improved the design


The Base (depending on model) can be a welded assembly or as a cast base. Atlas have improved the design for easy application of forces and



These cranes are light when compared to other brands. The crane base and column have been specifically reinforced at the points that are

subject to greater stress.

Slewing system

The slewing systems have been developed individually for each crane category: Above 35mt

a continuousslewing system with a large slewing torque has been developed for precise movement and control.


Arm System                     

The Atlas design ensures there is flexibility in the range to meet all customers requirements.The  Knuckle jib can be offset  depending on the

crane. Large sliders which can be replaced

from the front to ensure smooth change over operations.


We provide a wide range of arms:

  • T-cranes
  • Knuckle boom  cranes
  • V-cranes (long arm)
  • Z-arms optional for further reach


Manufacturing and Construction


The paint finish has a high durability with special finishing coat of patented varnish. Atlas has the best available protection against corrosion and maintains a brilliant appearance even after 3-4 years.

Steel construction

The cranes are manufactured out of Lightweight steel and delivers the ideal ratio between weight and performance.


Hydraulic System

Safe, fast and precise

The valve options on the cranes include Control valve block with 4, 5, or 6 work functions or as a monoblock or sectional structure. There is

constant pump operation, dual-circuit hydraulic system with a LS pump operation.


Contol of the cranes can be manual or by radio remote which is fully proportional. The crane also has the unique Atlas load sensing system that ensures the operators safety when lifting.

Safe operation

In combination with a load-sensing system for extremely sensitive crane controls. The Control stand is in a safe location independent of the operating location.


Atlas cranes has the best safety system available on the market.

Load-holding valves are standard on all cranes and prevent the crane arm from being lowered and are standard on all lifting, bending and thrust cylinders. Optional for slewing or turning gear valves are mounted so that they are well protected against damage. Meets European Safety regulations in accordance with EN12999. Emergency cut-off switch on all of the current control stands, and on the Remote control panel. All of the movements are controlled and monitored with sensors. Operating states can be seen with signal lamps and audible alarms..There is constant Monitoring of the cranes positions. Manual control is always possible in the event of failure of the Remote system.

Easy Service

All of the lubrication points for the column bearing and the slewing gear are centralised.Automatic centralised lubrication system can be fitted to the crane as an option.


Best Spare-parts service in the World

As an example of the world leading spare parts back up, the Atlas spare-parts service delivers parts for machines that are up to 30 years old and even older. Just supply us with the serial number of the crane.

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