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  • Siemens AG Industry Sector / Industry Automation Division
  • Gleiwitzer Str. 555
  • 90475 Nürnberg
  • http://www.siemens.de/pc-based-automation
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  • Till Moor
  • +49 (911) 895-7950

New Motor Control Center and power distribution board up to 7000 amperes

(PresseBox) (Nuremberg, ) The Siemens Industry Automation Division has expanded its Sivacon S8 product spectrum of low-voltage switchgear for industrial applications and for the high-end current range up to 7000 amperes. The newly designed Motor Control Center (MCC) with its withdrawable design is particularly suitable for the frequently changing requirements in the process industry. The withdrawable design of the MCC allows for a maximum packing density of up to 48 withdrawable units per cubicle. The easy and safe handling coupled with short changeover times guarantee high plant availability. In addition to being used as an MCC the expansions offer integrated and simple power distribution in non-residential and industrial buildings. Using type-tested standard modules and testing under arc conditions, Sivacon S8 offers a high degree of operator and plant safety. Versatile single-front or double-front installation options along with a system height of 2 to 2.4 meters facilitate precise integration in existing room concepts.

The Siemens Industry Automation Division has expanded its Sivacon S8 product spectrum of low-voltage switchgear for industrial applications and for the high-end current range up to 7000 amperes. The newly designed Motor Control Center (MCC) with its withdrawable design is particularly suitable for the frequently changing requirements in the process industry.

Siemens AG Industry Sector / Industry Automation Division

The Siemens Industry Sector (Erlangen, Germany) is the worldwide leading supplier of production, transportation and building technologies. With integrated hardware and software technologies as well as comprehensive industry-specific solutions, Siemens increases the productivity and efficiency of its customers in the fields of industry and infrastructure. The Sector consists of six Divisions: Building Technologies, Industry Automation, Industry Solutions, Mobility, Drive Technologies and OSRAM. With around 209,000 employees worldwide Siemens Industry achieved in fiscal 2007 total sales of approximately EUR40 billion (pro forma, unconsolidated).

The Siemens Industry Automation Division (Nuremberg, Germany) is a worldwide leader in the fields of automation systems, low-voltage switchgear and industrial software. Its portfolio ranges from standard products for the manufacturing and process industries to solutions for whole industrial sectors that encompass the automation of entire automobile production facilities and chemical plants. As a leading software supplier, Industry Automation optimizes the entire value added chain of manufacturers - from product design and development to production, sales and a wide range of maintenance services.