Postings tagged with: Siemens

Adam Wesoly| Apr 15, 2014


"We're shovel sellers, not gold miners"

Over the past five days, the Hannover Messe was the scene of a wide range of presentations, keynote talks and podium discussions on all aspects of the future of industry. Siemens was involved in many of them, both in and away from the booth. Events took place every day on the big stage in the Siemens Future Forum. Various presentations discussed the manufacturing of the future and how Siemens envisions it. For example, Jochen Koch showed his audience how the automotive industry will shift to Ind ...

Adam Wesoly| Apr 08, 2014

Addressing the Cybersecurity Challenge

Guest post by Helmuth Ludwig WASHINGTON – As the global industrial sector continues its resurgence, America is well-positioned to lead a transformation in manufacturing. The U.S. has several advantages, including a competitive workforce, relatively low energy costs, large domestic market demand, a proven track record in innovation and the reputation as a world leader in software product development and industrial deployment. For U.S. manufacturers to fully leverage these advantages, we must cont ...

Adam Wesoly| Apr 07, 2014

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Daily routine of a booth manager at Hannover Messe

The world’s leading industrial trade show takes place once again from April 7 to 11, 2014, in Hannover, Germany. As manager of the Siemens booth, Eckard Eberle is always on the go. In addition to managing about 600 colleagues, his duties include looking after the VIP guests. We spoke to him about the challenges, large and small, that he faces every day during the trade show. Mr. Eberle, you are, so to speak, Siemens’ “host” at Hannover Messe 2014. What rights and obligations go along with the jo ...

Andrea Kerber| Mar 25, 2014


Integrated Drive Systems ensure that everything is running smoothly in the world’s most powerful large bearing test stand

Guest post by Josef Kampfer, Global Account Manager for Schaeffler Sondermaschinenbau at Siemens. Wind power plays a crucial role in meeting demanding climate protection goals. Especially offshore wind turbines, which can generate up to six megawatts of power nowadays, are in great demand. One of the world’s leading producers of bearings for such powerful wind turbines is Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG in Schweinfurt, Germany. The company recently developed »Astraios«, the world’s most ...

Adam Wesoly| Mar 14, 2014


CeBIT as a showcase for the future of industry

Today, Siemens’ customers see themselves facing a future that will look different, a digital future. CeBIT – in the past, the name of this trade fair was mostly associated with computer enthusiasts and gaming systems. But things are a-changing. This year’s edition of the IT trade fair in Hanover is the first to shift the focus from private end-users to business customers. Accordingly, the 2014 motto is “Datability”, referring to the challenge and the ability to handle the enormous and very compl ...

Elke Pilhöfer| Oct 15, 2013

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Why it is worth visiting the K 2013

In the plastics industry, you are more and more confronted with constantly increasing productivity requirements and wish to increase your level of automation? You are interested in the application of fiber-reinforced plastics (lightweight construction) or wish to shape your production processes in a more energy-efficient way? Then visit us at the K 2013, the leading International Trade Fair for the Plastics and Rubber Industry starting tomorrow. At our trade show booth in Hall 10 / A40, the focu ...

Franziska Heinze| Sep 20, 2013


What links pet food production and the maintenance of aircraft?

The answer is Tecnomatix - Plant Simulation of course! According to Thomas Strigl, CEO, iSILOG GmbH, Siemens´ Tecnomatix Plant Simulation Software finds use in a wide variety of production industries, including pet food production, the maintenance of airplanes, aerospace and wafer fabrication. In fact, he believes there is possibly no product that cannot be simulated in its production process with this versatile software. Watch the full interview below:


Siemens is the “best” partner to have in the brewing industry

With its robust equipment and considerable technical expertise, Siemens is the ´best´partner to have in the brewing industry, according to Camilo Pérez, Director, Cerveceria del Valle, SAB Miller. This is why the company is looking forwards to working closely with Siemens in the upcoming expansion of two of its breweries, said Mr. Pérez. Watch the interview below:

Franziska Heinze| Sep 20, 2013


Siemens and Ziemann look forwards to continuing their decades-long partnership

With a partnership already spanning decades, Siemens and brewing company Ziemann are confident this special relationship will continue long into the future, according to Klaus Gehrig, Managing Director of Ziemann International GmbH. Jürgen Köhler, Head of the Southwest Region of Germany for Siemens said the foundation their business is trust and open communication about how the automation systems supplied by Siemens can be improved. Watch the full interview below:

Franziska Heinze| Sep 19, 2013


Siemens should get back to basics to win more business in the Latin American beverage market

Siemens needs to reassess its presence in the Latin American beverage market in order to build its brand and win wider business, according to Ron Corin, Publisher of Bebidas, Latin America´s longest established Spanish language beverage trade publication. Mr. Corin made these comments while speaking to Rüdiger Selig, Marketing & Communication Food & Beverage, Siemens Industry, at drinktec 2013 in Munich. He also suggested that Siemens needs to develop a more grassroots approach to bette ...