Adam Wesoly| Feb 27, 2015


The Siemens press conference prior to the Hannover Messe 2015

From April 13 to 17, the eyes of global industry and press will be on Hanover again for the world’s largest industrial trade fair. Under the motto “On the way to Industrie 4.0 – Driving the Digital Enterprise”, Siemens will be showcasing its products and solutions for industry, energy and infrastructure for the 68th time at the Hannover Messe. Yesterday about 70 journalists from international media attended the company’s traditional pre-press conference to learn about the layout of this year’s S ...

Andrea Kerber| Feb 19, 2015


Simple drive solution lowers energy consumption by about 90%

NLT Norder Lagertechnik GmbH & Co. Maschinenbau KG (NLT) in Norden, Germany, has made a name for itself around the world with an innovative range of products for finishing in stainless steel, steel, and non-ferrous metal rolling mills. It joined forces with Siemens to develop a solution to reduce the hydraulic energy consumption of strip steel cutting systems for its affiliate company, Norder Bandstahl GmbH. The energy efficiency of the new solution is impressive: Compared to the previous so ...


The new Industry Online Support – simply more efficient!

The time has finally come: The new Siemens Industry Online Support has been launched. It has been developed in cooperation with our customers and partners and is to offer modern solutions with approved quality. For many years, the Online Support has been an essential tool in dealing with the Siemens Industry products. We are going to offer up-to-date information about our products, FAQs, manuals, downloads, certificates and an expert forum for support with the daily work of our customers at any ...

Stefanie Assner| Feb 05, 2015



In battle against industrial product piracy

Watches, pants, and handbags are popular consumer goods that are widely copied by product pirates. And for some time now, pirates have not hesitated to counterfeit capital goods as well. As a result, protection measures also need to be put in place for motors, robots, and machine tools. Product piracy of capital goods is growing, and even entire machines and plants are being copied. According to a survey conducted by the Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau (VDMA), an industrial associat ...

Stefanie Assner| Dec 16, 2014

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Industry in Silicon Valley: a fruitful cooperation

There is a remarkable density of world-famous companies in San Jose, where names such as Apple, Google, and Facebook can be found. Silicon Valley stands for ingenuity, software developments, and unconventional people. Industry has now discovered this for itself. At first glance, you might think that industry and Silicon Valley would not be compatible. But if you take into account that digitalization is continuing to advance in industrial manufacturing, then it’s clear that they have much in com ...