Siemens Answers: Leverage Our Innovation to Grow Your Business

Look to Siemens for motion control solutions and higher performance standard in any system you design. That’s because the motion components and systems you specify will be wholly developed and globally supported by the most innovative motion technology provider in the world.

innovative motion solutions enable you to build-in unexpectedly higher machine performance and machine value for your customers, while meeting their cost control expectationsComplete motion solutions – whether by way of a simple SINAMICS drive-motor-interface configuration or a bus-integrated SIMOTION control and communication system, Siemens solutions are scalable and feature higher densities, reduced parts, component standardization, and are Siemens platform-driven to reduce the time and cost of component sourcing and integration.

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  • Pre-engineered motion packages– ready-to-run software and hardware packages cut up to 50% of your development time, so you can focus on cost-effectively maximizing the performance and value of your systems - enhancing your reputation for cost-effective, innovative system integration

  • Engineering toolkits – Siemens graphically intuitive software toolkits enable you to quickly design and establish all machine performance parameters. This reduces time and cost throughout the machine’s lifecycle - from design and commissioning to operation and maintenance

  • Mechatronics and safety integration – cost-effectively leverage the growing need for these higher- performance system designs, by partnering with the industry’s leading developer of mechatronic and safety-integrated motion solutions.

  • Global support – grow your business without boundaries, backed by the only motion control components and systems provider with local parts and service in over 190 countries.


Learn About Specific Motion Control Solutions for Your Industry

Building Materials

Converting Industry

Cranes & Hoists

General Motion Control

Glass Manufacturing

Material Handling

Metalforming

Packaging

Plastics

Printing

Renewable Energy

Textiles

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Get Details on Products for Motion Control Applications

Controllers

Drives

Motors

SIMOTION Motion Control
SIMATIC Industrial Automation
SINUMERIK CNC

LV AC Drives
SINAMICS G General Performance
SINAMICS S High Performance
SIMODRIVE 611 (CNC applications)
MASTERDRIVES (Phase-out info)

MV AC Drives
SINAMICS MV Drives

DC Drives
SINAMICS DCM
SIMOREG DCM (Phase-out info)

Motors for MC Applications
SIMOTICS S Servo
SIMOTICS M Main Induction
SIMOTICS L Linear
SIMOTICS T Torque

Other Siemens Motors
NEMA Motors
Above-NEMA Motors
IEC Motors
DC Motors


Success Stories of Interest to the Systems Integrator

Read about how Siemens Motion Control Solutions have helped other people just like you increase productivity, reduce costs, and improve safety.

Converting

Type
Date

Controllers

Drives

Motors

Story Highlights

Drilling Technical Services develops die cut thin film blank accumulator with Siemens motion control

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2013 ( USA

SIMOTION D

SINAMICS S120 Modular System

SIMOTICS S Servo

• Faster Changeover
• Portability

Company cuts engineering time on narrow and mid-width web label machine builds, while giving customer green options

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2010

SIMOTION D

SINAMICS S120 Modular System

• Engineering Efficiency
• Forward Thinking


General Motion Control

Type
Date

Application

Controllers

Drives

Motors

Story Highlights

Cutting-edge drive and motion control systems based on SINAMICS S120 converters with an integrated SIMOTION D455-2 axis controller allowed this systems integrator to create a spectacular stage design for the world’s largest TV show, precisely synchronizing the movement of 5 LED screens

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2014

Stage Control

SIMOTION D

SINAMICS S120 Modular System

• Manufacturing Precision
• Synchronized Automation

Variable-frequency drives from Siemens allow the perfect solution for a new low-temperature evaporator module that helps improve energy efficiency in sugar production

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2013

Food & Beverage

SINAMICS G120 Modular Vector

• Improved Performance
Energy Efficiency

Siemens and Delta Fountains provide automation and control solutions for the National September 11 Memorial Fountains at the World Trade Center

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2011 ( USA)

Infrastructure

SIMATIC S7-300 PLC

SINAMICS G120 Modular Vector

• Integrated Pump Application


Glass Manufacturing

Type
Date

Controllers

Drives

Story Highlights

Siemens established an integrated plant management system that supports the entire life cycle of an industrial plant. Based on this system it is possible to shorten the owner operators "time to market", save costs and increase quality

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2012

• Production Efficiency
• Cost Effectiveness
• Time-to-Market

By upgrading to universal and future-proof PROFINET Industrial Ethernet standard, engineering specialist has just the right equipment to meet demanding requirements in float-glass industry

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2010

SIMOTION C
SIMATIC S7 PLC

SINAMICS S120 Modular System

• Communications Advantages
• Finished Product Quality
Machine Safety


Material Handling

Type
Date

Controllers

Drives

Motors

Story Highlights

A supplier of precision auto parts relies on a new AS-i master that has been added directly to a new compact control - making engineering and building small and medium-sized machines and plants even easier

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2013

SIMATIC S7-1200

SINAMICS G110D Distributed

• Application Flexibility
• Increased Production

A new communication block between SIMOTION and robot controls makes it easier to connect Scara robots

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2013

SIMOTION P

SINAMICS S120 Modular System

SIMOTICS S Servo - 1FK7

Integrated Automation


Metalforming

Type
Date

Controllers

Drives

Motors

Story Highlights

A systematic retrofit at a stretch-bend-leveling line from the 1980s employs SIMATIC automation technology and SINAMICS DC and AC servo drives to increases the productivity of the plant and improves its usability

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2013 ( USA)

SIMATIC S7-400 PLC

SINAMICS S120 Modular System
SINAMICS DC Drives

• Retrofit/Modernization
Energy Efficiency
• Production Efficiency
• DC / AC Drives Integration

Smooth transitions are of crucial importance when stretching and bending sheets of steel – and was quite a tough nut to crack when retrofitting a stretching-bending system for automobile gas tank holders

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2012

SIMOTION P

SINAMICS S120 Modular System

SIMOTICS S Servo - 1FK7

• Faster Changeover
• Manufacturing Precision

By using standardized electrical equipment, a workflow automation specialist has housed all the automation and drives in one control cabinet to greatly reduce costs

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2012

SIMOTION D

SINAMICS S120 Modular System

• Compact Design
• Cost Effectiveness
• Engineering Efficiency Optimization


Packaging

Type
Date

Application

Controllers

Drives

Motors

Story Highlights

World market leader converts a new carton packer to an integrated Motion Control system

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2012

Cartoning

SIMOTION D

SINAMICS S120 Modular System

SIMOTICS L Linear

• Faster Changeover

Fast and secure programming with the SIMOTION Handling Toolbox

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2010

Handling

SIMOTION D

SINAMICS S120 Modular System

• Engineering Efficiency
• Application Flexibility
• Easier Implementation
• Improved Dynamics


Printing

Type
Date

Application

Controllers

Drives

Motors

Story Highlights

Converting Harris M-1000 from shafted to shaftless press, cuts make-ready time in half

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2010 ( USA)

Offset

SIMOTION D

SINAMICS S120 Modular System

SIMOTICS S Servo

Mechatronics
• Faster Changeover
* Production Efficiency


Textiles

Type
Date

Controllers

Drives

Motors

Story Highlights

Starting off as a simple product supplier, Siemens has become a valuable strategic partner with this turn-key textile machine and plant solutions provider

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2012

SIMOTION D
SIMATIC WinCC

SINAMICS S120 Modular System

Integrated Automation
• Collaboration with Siemens

Using the example of blowing-room solutions for cotton, one renowned manufacturer of machines for spinning preparation shows the advantages offered by the switch to higher-efficiency 3-phase induction motors

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2012

SINAMICS S120 Modular System

SIMOTICS High-Efficiency

• Collaboration with Siemens
Energy Efficiency


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