Postings tagged with: siemens

Lonnie Barker| Aug 27, 2015

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How much are you paying for air?

With the current cycle of low crude oil prices, many in the oil and gas industry are looking at new technology that will improve profits, and lower costs while at the same time protecting the environment with less emissions and spills.Any process that separates or blends a liquid entrained gas or air is a major issue that has to be dealt with. If it’s not managed, the entrained gas or air in a liquid adds volume and the value of the liquid is determined on that volume.So, how do you remove unwan ...

Gerhard Stauss| Aug 10, 2015

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Developing Skills Means Creating a Future

Sao Paulo, Brazil. Siemens is a Gold Sponsor of the 43rd WorldSkills Competition due to be held from August 11 to 16, 2015 in Anhembi Park in Sao Paulo and organized by Brazil’s National Service for Industrial Training (Senai). Under the banner “Developing Skills = Creating a Future”, Siemens will also be exhibiting to visitors with its own booth at the Industrial Control competition, skill 19. Siemens is supporting this year’s WorldSkills Competition in Sao Paulo by supplying state-of-the-art ...

Gerhard Stauss| Aug 10, 2015

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Ausbildung ist Zukunft

Sao Paulo, Brasilien. Siemens unterstützt als Gold-Sponsor den 43. WorldSkills-Wettkampf, der vom 11. bis 16. August 2015 in Sao Paulo im Anhembi Park stattfindet und vom brasilianischen Nationalen Ausbildungsdienst für die Industrielehre (Senai) organisiert wird. Unter dem Motto „Developing Skills = Creating Future” präsentiert sich Siemens zudem beim Wettbewerb der Anlagenelektroniker, Skill 19, mit einem eigenen Stand den Besuchern. Bei den diesjährigen WorldSkills 2015 in Sao Paulo rüstet S ...

TheEnergyBlog Team| Jun 05, 2015

Wind Turbines made for the American market

Part of the Siemens Story

Author: Stephen Bent, Safety Training Specialist with Siemens Wind Power My proudest moment as a Siemens employee was becoming a training specialist and being able to have an impact on the lives of our technicians and their safety in the field. The best part about my job is getting to see new faces every day, getting to see old faces that I've worked with previously out in the field and getting to see them in a different capacity here at our Wind Service Training Center in Orlando. Joining Sie ...

TheEnergyBlog Team| Jun 01, 2015

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The Right Turbine for the Americas Markets

Author: Juan Gutierrez, Head of Onshore Product Lifecycle Management To ensure that our new SWT-2.3-120 wind turbine meets the specific needs of our customers in the Americas region, we listened to our customers. We also listened to our employees, and we gathered their input to take our proven G2 platform to the next level. The days of a one-size-fits-all approach are gone. The SWT-2.3-120 is a turbine that is designed to meet the needs of America, one of our key markets. Our goal is simple: T ...

Harald Mayer| Jun 01, 2015


Customer Support Center for Power and Energy: Support when you need it.

Managing a global powerhouse with business taking place in over 190 regions is no small task. Taking care of its customers’ enquiries for the energy industry on a global scale is not a walk in the park either. Michael Freitag, Head of Customer Support Center for Power and Energy at Siemens explains how his team tackles this challenge in a new video interview. Michael mentions that there are a variety of requests that the Customer Support Center is processing. “We are in charge of all customer in ...

TheEnergyBlog Team| May 29, 2015

The new SWT-2-3-120 wind turbine is truly a machine that is designed for American needs

Made for American needs

Author: Jacob Andersen, CEO of Siemens Wind Power Onshore Americas Siemens’ new SWT-2.3-120 wind turbine builds on the proven design principles of our G2 platform - one of the bestselling product lines in wind turbine history. We have developed this new turbine to meet the needs of our customers in the United States and throughout the Americas. A team based in our Wind Power Onshore Americas headquarters in Orlando, Florida, coordinated and led the development of the turbine. Our proximity to ...

TheEnergyBlog Team| May 20, 2015


Good for Siemens, Great for the U.S.A.

Author: Paul Medina, Loads, Controls, Acoustics Team Lead We take a lot of pride in the SWT-2.3-120 because it benefits the U.S. market. We have built relationships with some of the people who are going to be working with and servicing this turbine, and we’ve seen where it is going to be installed and how well it’s going to perform. We’ve been to sites in Texas, Oklahoma Iowa and other states, and we know who we’re designing it for - we’re designing it for home. Personally, I find it very rewa ...

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 ...

Harald Mayer| May 11, 2015


Field Services: Siemens keeps power networks running, anywhere in the world

Outages and other power grid problems can strike at any time — even during a holiday, when there might be fewer staff available to make repairs. Siemens Field Services helps ensure system reliability by managing maintenance, repairs and more for transmission and distribution networks. In a new video, Michael Gillessen, Head of Operational Services for Siemens Asset Services, offers some examples of how Siemens Field Services helps customers around the world keep their medium- and high-voltage sw ...