SINUMERIK for Medical


Medical product manufacturing requires highly precise processes ensuring perfect surfaces, superior process reliability together with a short machining time. The CNC equipment of SINUMERIK supports all manufacturing technologies used in the medical engineering sector and convinces through perfect surfaces, superior precision and reduced retrofit times. All technologies such as turning, milling, grinding and laser machining are covered by the superior performance of the SINUMERIK.

Throughout the entire lifecycle of a medical product, Siemens provides suitable solutions for the process chain and provides efficient support from hospital applications through to high precision implants.

Solutions for Powertrain

With Solutions for Powertrain, we provide more than the mere technical aspects of automation. Solutions for Powertrain provide concepts for the planning and implementation of comprehensive manufacturing plants for the automotive industry, from optimal machine design in cooperation with the machine manufacturer through to the planning and operation of advanced, networked production areas. Further, this stands for our project management which relieves you of time-consuming coordination. And it comprises ideas and services for the entire planning / engineering and operating phase: To sustainably reduce costs and increase the availability and productivity.

  • Minimized overall project costs
    Through short commissioning times, reduced spare parts requirements, reduced training costs, more convenient maintenance and reduced number of machine standstills

  • One partner for all automation tasks
    From consulting to engineering through to turnkey solutions and efficient service

  • Increased availability and productivity
    Through user-friendly, standardized automation concepts, uniform machine operation and professional project coordination

5-Axis Machining

It's not surprising that the SINUMERIK 840D sl is a perfect match for the medical product manufacturing industry. Special functions that have been implemented to make your five-axis machining simple and convenient include:

  • Special machine kinematics

  • Five-axis transformation

  • Orientation interpolation

  • High-performance 3-D tool correction

  • Manual five-axis functions

  • "Safety Integrated" functionality


  • The intuitive operator interface SINUMERIK Operate ensures fast and convenient operating and programming

  • Precision-quality surfaces that need not be reworked due to innovative motion control and SINUMERIK MDynamics technology packages (milling)

  • Superior medical process reliability through integrated CAD/CAM solutions

  • Flexibility – from the prototype through to mass production

  • Traceability of medical workpieces