Postings tagged with: industry

Mike Carlson| Feb 04, 2016

DistribuTECH 2016: How Can Utilities Stay Ahead of the Change? Agility in Energy.

There is no lack of change in today’s energy landscape and no surprise that this puts the US energy industry at a crossroads - one of challenge but also possibility. Utilities are at the heart of this transformation. Forces at the consumer level with the shift to “prosumer” behavior, the increasing amount of data being created inside and outside a utility’s walls, the pressures created by a turbulent regulatory and policy environment, an influx of distributed and alternative power generation, an ...

Adam Wesoly| Jun 18, 2015


ACHEMA 2015: An integrated power supply in the process industry? It’s a safe bet with Totally Integrated Power

We first notice how important a functioning power supply is when it’s no longer there – for example during a power failure. In production environments, this is not only a nuisance but also a huge cost risk.A stable power supply is particularly critical in the process industry – in other words, an uninterrupted, secure supply of power must be ensured at all times. This is not only applicable to failures but also to fluctuations in the power quality – otherwise, it’s not only the systems that stop ...

Press Team Industries| Jun 01, 2015

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process news 2/2015: Achema 2015 – chemical and pharmaceutical industries

In the light of Achema 2015, the latest issue of process news (2/2015) highlights current trends in the process industry, giving special focus to the chemical and pharmaceutical industries. A number of articles show how Siemens solutions have enabled companies to make their plants more efficient and productive. The editors also take a look at digitalization in the process industry.

Adam Wesoly| May 14, 2015

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Rebuild, Renew: How the “Internet of Things” is Changing the Way Siemens Sees the World

Helmuth Ludwig, EVP, Siemens Digital Enterprise Realization; and Mike Carlson, president, Siemens Smart Grid Originally posted May 12th on the Executive Pulse Blog Siemens USA is proud to celebrate Infrastructure Week, emphasizing the critical importance of investing in and modernizing America’s infrastructure systems. From transportation systems to the energy grid, to the U.S. industrial base and intelligent buildings, in order to rebuild and renew these essential infrastructure networks, th ...

Gerhard Stauss| May 08, 2015

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Siemens at Ligna 2015 – Boosting efficiency and flexibility for the woodworking industry

At this year's Ligna in Hanover, the world's leading trade fair for the woodworking industry, on May 11-15, 2015, Siemens will be showcasing its wide-ranging portfolio of drive and automation products and solutions for the woodworking industry. Visitors to Stand B31 in Hall 17 can watch Siemens present product innovations and demonstrate how the individual components interact within a fully integrated drive system. Using customer references, exhibits and drive models, Siemens will highlight h ...

Adam Wesoly| Mar 10, 2015


Future of Manufacturing – how industry is changing the world – Part 1

There are only five weeks left before this year’s Hannover Messe. We, too, are of course working in high gear to prepare for this important event. This year we’ll be exhibiting at the Siemens booth under the motto “On the way to Industrie 4.0 – Driving the Digital Enterprise.” But what highlights and surprises can visitors to the trade fair expect? In a Hannover Messe blog series I'll offer a preview of what’s to come over the next few weeks. Last week I gave you an overview of our activities r ...


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 ...

Michael Breiy| Sep 22, 2014

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Innovative software and powerful controllers opens new markets for manufacturers

These days, efficient engineering increasingly allows for faster, simpler and more economical ways to produce machinery as well as setting up entire plants with the required functional capacity.  One way Industry Software from Siemens is helping customers all over the world do this, is by delivering integrated automation software that combines Controller, HMI, IO, Motion Control, Drives and network configuration in a single engineering environment. This is the Totally Integrated Automation Port ...

Stefanie Assner| Aug 04, 2014


Will drones revolutionize air transport?

The idea of drones transporting medication to remote villages or supplying food to regions cut off by environmental catastrophes is quite impressive. Now US-based Matternet plans to make what seemed like pure science fiction just a few years ago into a reality. The Industry Journal reports on exactly how they will do this. Online retailer Amazon recently made headlines with its plans to send packages by drones in the near future. And Deutsche Post DHL has also announced its intentions to send s ...

Adam Wesoly| May 21, 2014


Hannover Messe 2014 in review

Some time has now passed since Hannover Messe 2014. The Siemens booth in Hall 9 has been dismantled. It was a varied and exciting trade show that fostered interesting conversations and featured many highlights that drew crowds. But what interested you, our visitors, the most at the Siemens booth? How did you like the booth itself? We chatted with our booth staff to see if we could find some answers. “How high can it fly?” Right at the entrance to the booth, visitors were greeted by the Nissa ...