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Siemens Highlights Alternative Financial Solutions to Support Infrastructure Modernization Initiatives

May 18, 2017 - in Financial, News

For cities, implementing intelligent technology and infrastructure upgrades comes down to a question of affordability. But increasing access to private capital investment via public-private partnerships (P3s) and alternative financing models such as performance…

Siemens and Bentley Systems Agree to Jointly Offer Planning and Design Solutions for Utilities

February 2, 2017 - in Corporate, News

SAN DIEGO - Building on the strategic alliance between Siemens and Bentley Systems that was made public in November 2016, Siemens’ Energy Management…

Siemens Modernizes Rail Line in Turkey

August 10, 2016 - in Rail

Siemens is to supply state-of-the-art signaling technology for a main-line rail route covering around 380 kilometers from Samsun to Kalin. The line links…

World’s First eHighway Opens in Sweden

The opening of the world's first eHighway in Sweden took place in late June. The country's Minister for Infrastructure, Anna Johansson and Minister of Energy, Ibrahim Baylan inaugurated the first eHighway system on a public road. For the next two years, a…

Siemens Once Again European Building Technologies Company of the Year

June 30, 2016 - in Awards, Buildings, Corporate

Consulting firm Frost & Sullivan has honored the Siemens Building Technologies Division with its 2015 European Building Technologies Company of the Year Award, recognizing its outstanding services and solutions. Peter Hallberg, Head of BT Region Europe…

Intelligent Solutions to Meet Growing Mobility Requirements

By the year 2050, an estimated 70 percent of the world’s population will be living in cities. As a result, there will be an increasingly urgent need to provide efficient mobility solutions for the residents. People expect to have solutions available that…

Siemens Trains Enter Service in London for Thameslink Programme

June 24, 2016 - in Corporate, Rail

The first Desiro City train from Siemens for the Thameslink network in Greater London was delivered and entered service this week. Operator Govia Thameslink Railways (GTR) will operate the trains between Bedford and Brighton initially, followed by the routes…

Dubai’s “Office of the Future” Produced by 3D Printer

The world's first office building produced by a 3D printer has just opened in Dubai. The 250-square-meter "Office of the Future" was built using a 3D printer measuring 20 feet high, 120 feet long and 40 feet wide, and erected near the Emirates Towers in Dubai.…

Maintaining a Safe and Secure Tunnel Infrastructure

By Urs Rufener, Security Applications Director, Siemens Building Technologies Globalization – the ongoing process by which regional economies, societies, and cultures have become integrated through a worldwide network of communication, trade and travel…

New Generation of Controllers Automate a Wide Range of Rail Applications

May 31, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Rail

New Siemens automation controllers for rail applications are being launched on the market. The new rail-tested and approved Siplus extreme rail devices are based on the latest generation of Simatic S7 controllers and are specially designed for the extreme…