Siemens Ltd. China

05/15/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 05/15/2019 03:34

Siemens enters into cooperation with a number of Chinese companies, promoting digital transformation and upgrading

Siemens signed cooperation agreements with a number of Chinese enterprises including BAOWU Carbon Materials &Technology Co., Ltd. (BAOWU Carbon), Cancon Information Industry Co., Ltd (Cancon), Bochi Machine Tool Group Co., Ltd. (BOCHI) and Inner Mongolia Jiutai New Material Co., Ltd. (Jiutai) during Siemens Innovation Day China 2019. Joining hands together, Siemens is supporting customers to realize digital transition in the fields of electronic information technology, new material and machine tool. By fiscal 2018, Siemens has provided Digital Enterprise solutions to hundreds of Chinese companies covering dozens of industries, enabling the quality development of the Chinese industry.

'Digitization is the core driver of Chinese industry's high-quality development. Siemens is the right partner for Chinese industrial companies' digital transformation,' said Wang Haibin, Executive Vice President, Siemens Ltd., China and General Manager, Digital Industries Siemens Greater China. 'And today, we've deepened the cooperation with Chinese companies with Siemens advanced solutions of digital enterprise supporting our customers in different industries, so as to make products of better quality in a more flexible and efficient way within a shorter time to the market.'

In the field of new material, Siemens and BAOWU Carbon, world's second largest tar processing enterprise signed a strategic cooperation agreement for intelligent manufacturing. Under the framework of the Strategic Partnership on Intelligent Manufacturing (Industry 4.0) between China Baowu and Siemens, both parties would cooperate deeply in smart manufacturing project, digital standard research and digital innovation along with smart manufacturing talents training. According to the agreement, Siemens would provide BAOWU Carbon with advanced control technology of process industry to achieve digital design and handover with the process flow digital design as the core and E&IC digital design as the base. Both parties would carry on the research based on the smart equipment inspection and maintenance of augmented reality (AR) technology and the cyber security of industrial network. Besides, the two companies would co-create digital innovation in areas such as edge computing, cloud technology service and explore topics such as digital management as well as development of new material process.

Siemens and Jiutai signed a Strategic Partnership Memorandum of Understanding on the comprehensive collaboration in the construction of intelligent enterprise. Siemens would provide with digital consultation and planning services as well as relevant solutions to the construction of the practical implementation of the Ethylene Glycol Projects with annual output of one million tons. The project would be an ethylene glycol one with monomer processing units of the largest scale in China when it's completed. Both parties will discuss strategic management, lean operation, talent management and training, financial leasing, new material R&D, and cutting-edge innovative technology of manufacturing.

In the machine tool industry, Siemens signed a framework agreement with BOCHI and would provide with digital consulting and planning services for its whole value chain, and to comprehensively enhance its competitiveness in product research and development and manufacturing through digital transformation. Siemens would assist BOCHI in planning a clear implementation roadmap for the digital factory and setting up a value chain of comprehensive life circle from R&D to mass production, to improve process optimization, productivity and competitiveness.

In electronic information technology, Siemens signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Cancon and would provide with digital consultation and planning services, products including industrial software, industrial automation, hardware and software of electrification, and corresponding solutions, to help build up an intelligent manufacturing plant with the capacity of one million servers that are secure, controllable and high-performance, a system for R&D, experiment and management of the world's top level, and a team of professionals.

Siemens Digital Industries (DI)

Siemens Digital Industries (DI) is an innovation leader in automation and digitalization. Closely collaborating with partners and customers, DI drives the digital transformation in the process and discrete industries. With its Digital Enterprise portfolio, DI provides companies of all sizes with an end-to-end set of products, solutions and services to integrate and digitalize the entire value chain. Optimized for the specific needs of each industry, DI's unique portfolio supports customers to achieve greater productivity and flexibility. DI is constantly adding innovations to its portfolio to integrate cutting-edge future technologies. Siemens Digital Industries has its global headquarters in Nuremberg, Germany, and has around 75,000 employees internationally.

About Siemens in China

Siemens AG (Berlin and Munich) is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 170 years. The company is active around the globe, focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. One of the largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies, Siemens is a leading supplier of efficient power generation and power transmission solutions and a pioneer in infrastructure solutions as well as automation, drive and software solutions for industry. With its publicly listed subsidiary Siemens Healthineers AG, the company is also a leading provider of medical imaging equipment - such as computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging systems - and a leader in laboratory diagnostics as well as clinical IT. For over 145 years since its entering into China in 1872, Siemens has pioneered cooperation with the country with its solutions, technologies and products, and has been known in the country for its quality and reliability, technological excellence and innovation. In fiscal 2018 (October 1, 2017 - September 30, 2018), Siemens generated revenue of €8.1 billion in China, with over 32,000 employees. Siemens has become an integral part of the Chinese economy and society, and continues to partner with the country to address her pursuit of sustainable development.

For further information please contact:

Siemens Ltd., China
Corporate Communications
Ms. Zhang Zheng
Tel:+86-10-6476 3263
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