Water & Wastewater
Trends in the water industry
Towards a successful model
Supplying drinking water to the world’s population and treating wastewater are global challenges. Find out how we can support you with solutions for digitalization, automation and electrification.
Water resources – infinitely precious
Water is our most valuable resource. It must be available and affordable for everyone. On a daily basis, system planners, designers, and operators are required to keep the global increase in water consumption under control in the face of growing water shortages and the increasing salinity levels of freshwater resources. As experts in water applications, we offer powerful, innovative technical solutions to assist you.
Securing the supply – 100% online acquisition of peripheral data
Integrating all plant areas into an end-to-end control system is essential for the safe control of your plants. For this purpose, we offer you a comprehensive portfolio. You benefit from uniform process control, simple and convenient data management and integrated engineering for central and remote plant units. The application examples in our Water Consultant Portal indicate possible solutions. Find out more in the near future.
Saving time – 20% shorter engineering time
Reduce the time you spend planning and designing new installations. Integrated engineering with COMOS and SIMATIC PCS 7 can reduce engineering time by up to 20%. The various application examples at our Water Consultant Portal indicate possible solutions.
Increasing efficiency – 15% shorter project time
You can significantly reduce your project time through economically efficient plant engineering. The SIMATIC PCS 7 Industry Library is a function block library that efficiently supports your engineering for the SIMATIC PCS 7 distributed control system and the SIMATIC WinCC visualization system. The tested, standardized components and their intuitive operation help reduce your costs and shorten the time you spend by up to 15%.
Saving energy – up to 15% lower energy costs
Sustainable use of resources means reduced costs. Optimize the energy requirements of your pumps by using SIWA Optim, and reduce energy consumption by up to 15%.
How we have helped our customers
Perth Desalination Plant
Simatic PCS 7 provides high availability and common communications
High degree of integration and performance benefits
Plant is capable of providing up to 17% of Perth’s water requirements
Simatic PCS 7 offers speed, flexibility and adaptability to high demand
Control of all processes possible from anywhere in the plant
Rugged, efficient system can easily be expanded and modified at any time
Trends, events & resources
What trends and topics are important for the water market? Find out more about current highlights, upcoming events, and new solutions.
Your plant is our concern
Any questions about the challenges or lifecycle of your plant? Are you looking for products, solutions, or specialized knowledge? Let our water industry experts help you to find the optimal solution for your specific requirements.