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Controls & automation
Siemens extends its drive systems line in the safety extra-low-voltage range for 24-48 V EC motors with the addition of the Simatic Micro-Drive servo drive.
Sep 29th, 2020
How Serious Are You About Alarm Management?
An Automation World reader survey detects a rising interest in alarm management best practices. It finds that, though many users are investing in new software, many are also missing the boat by giving their alarm philosophy short shrift.
James R. Koelsch
James R. Koelsch
Sep 10th, 2019
Siemens Rethinks Process Control
The Simatic PCS neo is a next-generation distributed control system built on a web-based collaboration platform that unites global engineering and operations teams within a single workbench.
Jun 19th, 2019
Understanding What a Digital Twin Could Do for You
From virtual commissioning to performance modeling, digital twin technology can provide a wide array of benefits. It’s important to decide first what you want from it to know what you’ll need to put into it.
May 29th, 2019
Outdoor-Duty Variable-Frequency Drive
The Sinamics Perfect Harmony GH180 outdoor-duty drive from Siemens handles temperatures of -45 to 45 ºC, water (rain and snow) and air laden with chemical and salt contaminants.
Jan 29th, 2019
Soft Starters for Simple to Demanding Motor Requirements
The Sirius 3RW5 range from Siemens handles motors of 7-1600 hp.
Aug 15th, 2018
The Automation Behind Valpak’s Printing and Distribution Operations
Valpak’s highly advanced, automated production operations require little human intervention to generate the 20 billion coupons it sends in 500 million envelopes annually.
Jun 28th, 2018
Explosion Proof Motors Gain New Features
The SIMOTICS XP100 series from Siemens have been upgraded in several ways.
Jun 4th, 2018
Controllers and Industrial PCs Get Smaller and Smarter
Continuing with our series of articles exploring the future of automation, we peek this month at controllers and IPCs. The newest versions are smarter, faster, smaller and easier to use.
Mar 8th, 2018