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Extended model based systems engineering solution enhances innovation

Extended model based systems engineering solution enhances innovation
Siemens PLM Software has announced extensions to its portfolio for model based systems engineering (MBSE) to enable Multi-Domain Engineering as a key component of the Systems Driven Product Development strategy. Building on its extensive MBSE technology, which includes Teamcenter software, Simcenter software, Capital software, NX software, and Polarion software, Siemens PLM Software is further enriching the solution with a strong commitment to open standards and the open source software enabling these technologies to integrate with the digital twin.
25th June 2018

Come and write your own digitalisation story with Siemens

Come and write your own digitalisation story with Siemens
Scalable digital solutions that aid companies to stay ahead of the game and utilise the full potential of digitalisation is what Siemens Digital Enterprise portfolio has to offer at this year’s SPS Drives show, and the company does not stop there. Siemens also offers opportunities to learn about how its 'digital twins' provide major advantages for machine building and plant engineering.
24th November 2017

Industry and academia join forces to bridge the skills gap

Industry and academia join forces to bridge the skills gap
A course developed by the University of Salford, aimed at tackling critical skills shortages, has just enrolled a group of engineers from Siemens. Designed in a partnership with Siemens to meet a growing skills gap in industry, the BEng (Hons) Control and Automation degree will have a flexible delivery model to suit industry needs and minimise time off the job. It includes content developed and delivered by Siemens, as well as expertise and knowledge provided by Salford academics.  
23rd October 2017


Control solutions support coating machinery development

Control solutions support coating machinery development
A new range of coating machines that form part of modular production platform have been specified with control technology solutions from Siemens. The platform has been created by production machinery manufacturer, Emerson & Renwick (E&R) and incorporates vacuum, wet and digital coating capabilities, with the vacuum coating solution identified as a radical and disruptive technology innovation.
22nd August 2017

Can we digitalise it? Yes we can!

Can we digitalise it? Yes we can!
Enabling both digitalisation of the field as well as extensive new software functionality, version 9 of the Simatic PCS 7 process control system supports the Industrial Ethernet standard Profinet with two new distributed I/O lines. In addition, plant operators will also benefit from greater flexibility, convenience, future-proofing and wide-ranging compatibility with legacy installations. The demands made on the flexibility, scalability, availability and security of plants operating in the processing industries are growing all the time.
13th July 2017

Siemens strengthens UK distribution network

Siemens strengthens UK distribution network
Siemens has extended its partner network across the UK. Central Group is now a Distribution Partner for Siemens’ LV motors and couplings. Central Group already provides expertise in the maintenance and repair of pumps and alternators. The partnership will see it now also offer Siemens’ complete portfolio of low voltage motor products covering a performance range from 0.09 to 4000 kW to end users and OEMs within the utilities, chemicals, metals, paper, food & beverage, oil & gas and renewables markets.  
11th July 2017

Partnership strengthens Large Drives network

Partnership strengthens Large Drives network
Through a strategic partnership with Indrico, Siemens has extended its Partner network across the UK. The partnership sees the distributor appointed as a UK Drives Technical Partner for its Large Drives products and solutions. This new partnership means Indrico will provide sales and technical support to end users and OEMs alike in the industrial drives market, with a particular emphasis on higher power SINAMICS low voltage variable speed drives, both AC and DC.
16th May 2017

Sparks set to fly at Lincoln Cathedral this year

Sparks set to fly at Lincoln Cathedral this year
  This year’s three-day Spark engineering festival countdown has begun, as it is set to fire-up the imagination of young people across the region. The event is taking place from 5th-7th May at Lincoln Cathedral will bring engineering to life through interactive exhibits and celebrate Lincolnshire’s engineering past, present and future.
25th April 2017

Servo drive system simplifies project engineering for machine builders

Servo drive system simplifies project engineering for machine builders
The Sinamics S210 converter from Siemens was designed specifically for use with the newly developed Simotics S-1FK2 motors, now the company is offering a new servo drive system in five power classes ranging from 50-750W. The converters come with integrated safety functions and enable rapid engineering. In addition, they are connected to the higher-level controller over Profinet and allow simple commissioning using a web server and one-button tuning.
18th April 2017

Profinet solution delivers proven installation and cost reduction

Profinet solution delivers proven installation and cost reduction
  There is a choice with networking components as a part of an ‘intelligent’ panel when it comes to electrical switchgear solutions, and then how to interconnect the devices, can often raise concerns about system complexity and overall cost.
24th March 2017

Strategic technology partnership agreed between Siemens and Encirc

Strategic technology partnership agreed between Siemens and Encirc
Working together Siemens UK & Ireland and Encirc have agreed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that will see both companies enter a strategic digitalisation partnership. The memorandum represents the start of a technology partnership agreement between the two companies, designed to spearhead the deployment of advanced digital technologies and services across Encirc’s operations.
3rd March 2017

Degree launched to address the skills shortage

Degree launched to address the skills shortage
To help address the engineering skills shortage affecting UK industry, Siemens and the University of Salford have teamed up and unveiled a Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) degree. The pioneering BEng degree in Control & Automation will address these gaps by increasing the academic status of apprentices and engineering personnel in these areas, delivering relevant content - especially digital content - to meet the needs of today’s industrial businesses. 
22nd February 2017

Strategic alliance includes joint investment initiatives

Strategic alliance includes joint investment initiatives
It has been announced that Siemens and Bentley Systems have formalised a strategic alliance agreement to drive new business value by accelerating digitalisation to advance infrastructure project delivery and asset performance in complementary business areas.
27th January 2017

Engineering framework portal reduces time to market

Engineering framework portal reduces time to market
The V14 version of the TIA Portal (Totally Integrated Automation) shortens the time to market for machine manufacturers and increases the productivity of end users. Siemens has enriched Version 14 of the engineering framework with a range of functionalities for the digital enterprise and the requirements of Industry 4.0.
18th November 2016

EOSPRINT software integrating to NX to build on additive manufacturing

Collaborating on extending Siemens’ recently announced end-to-end additive manufacturing solution, EOS has joined the Siemens PLM Software Partner Program. EOS plans to deliver a seamless integration of the EOS AM software, EOSPRINT into Siemens’ NX software for the manufacturing industry. 
16th November 2016

Siemens look for young people to join industry

Siemens look for young people to join industry
It is a national need to encourage increasing numbers of young people to take up science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects, and it is ongoing. By doing so benefits from the exciting career opportunities engineering can deliver, Siemens' unrivalled commitment to skills development is continuing through its support of the 2016 Industrial Control competition, which has its UK final at the WorldSkills UK careers show in November 2016.
30th September 2016

Business risk identified in teamwork

Business risk identified in teamwork
Capitalising on the advantages of a fully supported and future-proofed process control system and reducing business risk all lie behind a recent successful migration project for Bespak Europe. The company’s production facility at Kings Lynn removes extractables from elastomer gaskets and rubber seals used as part of patient respiratory drug delivery devices.
19th September 2016

Industrial management software expanded

Industrial management software expanded
Expanding its range of industrial management software is Siemens, with the release of its XHQ Operations Intelligence platform for the process industries. Providing near-real-time visibility of operations within a process manufacturing facility, the solution helps enterprises to get more value out of existing investments in plant automation and IT.
10th August 2016

Increasing functionality and flexibility of servo drive series

To incorporate centralised motion control when paired with S7-1500 or S7-1200-based PLC systems, Siemens has added PROFINET connection to its SINAMICS V90 servo drive system.
5th August 2016

Power supply for high reliability industries

Power supply for high reliability industries
A 24V, 40A power supply has been added to Siemens UK & Ireland’s modular SITOP product line for single-phase networks. The SITOP SU8200 contributes toward high system availability by supplying up to three times the rated current for 25 minutes, or 1.5 times the rated current for five seconds per minute in the event of a short term overload.
1st August 2016


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