When production is restarted, many processes and sequences have already been tested.

Plant modernization in the metal industry

‘Virtual commissioning’ provides the possibility of testing and verifying the perfect functioning of automation systems and optimizing controls and process steps before the ‘real’ commissioning takes place in the metal industry. Various successfully accomplished projects at the Gienanth iron foundry in Eisenberg, Germany, have demonstrated that commissioning times can be markedly reduced by simulating the equipment and functions beforehand – in a ‘digital factory’. Read more...
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Media kit 2017

Candu decommissioning updates

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) has extended the deadline for public comments on Canadian...
13 December 2017

Siemens signs contract with Iraq

Siemens has signed multi-million euro service contracts with Iraq’s Ministry of Electricity. The project...
12 December 2017
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HA technology is 64 percent efficient

GE Power (GE) has confirmed that its largest and most efficient gas turbine, the HA, is now available...
11 December 2017

Ides, Sigma signs a partnership agreement

Sigma IT Consulting has been appointed a MasterConcept Implementation Partner, and will offer technology...
08 December 2017


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