From a small back building workshop in Berlin to a global firm - there are few industrial corporations that can look back on such a long history of success as we can. Through this website, we invite you to take a fascinating trip through nearly 170 years of Siemens history.
1845–1945 – The early phase of Siemens’ business in the U.S.
In the mid-1840s, Werner von Siemens and his brother William established first business contacts in the U.S. On March 4, 1892, Siemens founded his first American subsidiary: Siemens & Halske Electric Co. of America. However, the company’s development proved to be ill-fated endeavor.more