Adam Wesoly| Apr 09, 2014


Le Mans Hybrid Race Car at the Siemens booth

With the help of NX Product Lifecycle Management software, the RML Group British racing team has developed a unique hybrid race car. The software helped significantly accelerate all design, development, and production processes. At a typical motorsport event like you may have imagined or experienced, there’s the sound of roaring engines and the air is filled with the smell of rubber, gasoline and exhaust fumes. But a hybrid race car – the Nissan ZEOD RC (Zero Emission on Demand Race Car) – is sh ...

Adam Wesoly| Apr 09, 2014


Le Mans Hybrid-Rennwagen auf dem Siemens Messestand

Der britische Motorsport-Rennstall RML Group hat mithilfe der Product Lifecycle Management-Software NX einen einzigartigen Hybrid-Rennwagen entwickelt. Die Software hat ihren Teil dazu beigetragen, dass sämtliche Entwicklungs-, Konstruktions- und Fertigungsprozesse deutlich beschleunigt werden konnten. Ein typisches Motorsport-Event, so wie man es sich vorstellt oder selbst schon einmal miterleben durfte: Die Motoren röhren, und die Luft ist erfüllt von dem Geruch nach Gummi, Benzin und Abgasen. ...

TheEnergyBlog Team| Apr 09, 2014


Hannover Messe 2014 - The rapidly accelerating future of energy

Our energy system is in transition and this will only speed up as we head for 2050 according to Siemens Energy CTO Prof. Dr. Michael Weinhold. Speaking at the Future of Energy Forum at Hannover Messe on Tuesday, 8 April he said that electrification and digitization will become exponentially more important in our daily lives. Further, Weinhold made the point that Siemens has been a leading player in the electrical energy sector since the inception of the industry over 160 years ago and th ...

Smart Grid Watch Team| Apr 08, 2014


Siemens, Accenture join forces in new smart grid joint venture, Omnetric Group

Today Siemens and Accenture unveiled the completion of their new smart grid joint venture, Omnetric Group. This company will combine Siemens' leading energy product portfolio with Accenture's recognized smart grid systems integration, consulting and managed services. Initially announced at European Utility Week 2013, Omnetric Group is now ready to provide utilities around the world with advanced smart grid solutions and services. The focus will be primarily on data management and systems integra ...

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 ...