Industrie 4.0

Technology access is the main driver of industrials M&A (mergers and acquisitions) activity, followed by consolidation within sectors and ‘market and competitive environment’. These are some of the findings from consulting firm A.T. Kearney's 2019 Industrials Executive M&A Report, announced early April 2019. According to the report consolidation and...
How do you best manage the harmonics created by variable frequency drives? An interview with two subject matter experts with a focus on critical buildings. Variable frequency drives (VFDs) are increasingly integrated in industrial IoT and critical power environments.  Research indicates that the VFD market is growing due to ongoing...
Future pact Siemensstadt 2.0 signed
A few days before announcing its Q4 earnings report, Siemens signed what it dubbed its 'future pact for Germany as an industrial location'. That location is more specifically Siemensstadt (Siemens City). The founding concept behind Siemensstadt in 1897 was to unite working, research and living and thus create an...