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.
April 1, 1892 – Siemens & Halske opens a Technical Bureau in Frankfurt am Main
The shared history of Siemens and the city of Frankfurt am Main goes back a long way: in 1848, Siemens & Halske built what was then the longest telegraph line in Europe. This connection linked Berlin with Frankfurt, the commercial and traffic hub for the region of Hesse. The present Regional Office in Frankfurt was founded on April 1, 1892. By this time, Siemens had already successfully implemented several electrification projects and thus contributed to the improvement of the city’s infrastructure. more