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Product development
Edging ahead of the pack

South African bike manufacturer Pyga harnesses advanced CAD to roll out better bikes faster and enhance its competitive edge.

Thread forming
Punched, not formed

Neither drilled, milled nor formed: Emuge and Audi developed with the help of Siemens a new technology for producing threads.

Digital panel building
The core of every plant

A digital workflow creates unimagined competitive advantages for control cabinet manufacturers.

Energy-efficient motional sequences
Absolutely clean curves

An OEM enables the fully automated assembly of universal joints for the first time.

Automotive industry
Digitalization: Get into the fast lane

How automotive manufacturers and their suppliers get a grip on complexity.

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Machine building and process engineering
OEMs on their way to Industrie 4.0

How the digital transformation in machine building and process engineering succeeds

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Machine building and process engineering
One step closer to “Industrie 4.0“

How the digital transformation of 

machine building and plant engineering can be managed.

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Digitalization in automotive industry
Future-oriented production at Audi

With integrated networking of its production units, Audi AG is taking steps to digitalization at its production plant in Neckarsulm, Germany.

Trends in CNC Automation
Showing technology competence

With hardware and software from Siemens

for the networked production you

can increase your productivity and efficiency

– and boost your market success.

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Factory automation
Advantages of Digitalization

How the manufacturing industry is benefiting from the digitalization of the value added chain.

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Energy management
Systematically identifying energy guzzlers

Modern energy management solution as a basis for optimized use of resources in the sintering industry

Print production
Printing to perfection

New digital technologies make print production more agile.

Industry software
One step ahead

QuadTech upgraded its critical Product Tracking System to the latest Simatic S7-1500 with WinCC Professional using TIA Portal.

The digital enterprise

How companies can benefit from the merging of real and virtual worlds.

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Machine building industry
Digitalization in machine building

Digitalization and Industrie 4.0: what challenges and opportunities face the machine building industry? An overview of key trends and technologies already available to the companies.

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Industrial identification
In sync with the real world

Automated identification via RFID is the key factor for synchronizing digital systems with actual conditions.

Industrial communication
New network secures production

Using industrial-grade network components from its own portfolio, Siemens has secured and optimized its production facility in Fürth, Germany.

Integrated Drive Systems
Energy-efficient conveyor technology

Volkswagen Emden has equipped the transport lines with the new generations of distributed frequency inverters and motor starters by Siemens.

Energy management
Keeping on top of energy consumption

The antifriction bearing manufacturer SKF focusses  energy management efforts where most of the energy is consumed: production automation

A disruptive technology

Ross Robotics’ Philip Norman has reconfigured the future of robotics.

Getting to market quickly

In the construction of the Ghibli, Maserati uses the entire range of PLM software from Siemens to develop new models and to plan production facilities.

Industrial Controls
Comfortable solution

Compact motor starters improve perceptible the electrical/electronic equipment of assembly systems at the german company Brose.

Industry Software
Redemption through design

Thanks to the processing speed of the PLM software, the company DAA gained time and cost savings for their projects for CIGNYS.

Safety Technology
Sophisticated, custom-tailored protection

Protection concepts with special circuit-breakers made by Brühl GmbH prevent accidents among employees and machines.

Special machine building
XXL high-precision mirror

NX PLM software enables one to build larger space telescopes.

Safety technology
Safer ground drilling

Deep-drilling systems tap oil and gas deposits at depths up to 8,000 meters – and have absolutely no room for error.

Growth requires training

CEO and maintenance manager of Linamar Powertrain GmbH discuss the benefits of Sinumerik courses.

Automation Technology
A well-rounded affair

Simatic S7-1200 controllers bring automation to the bicycle workshop and not only facilitate the truing of bicycle wheels.

Automation Technology
Sweet treats

Simatic S7-1200 is very flexible in the networking of controllers, HMI panels, and engineering components and ensures best baking quality