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  • Sep 7, 2015 10:00 am EDT
    John Karczmarczyk, Vice President, Energy Management, Medium Voltage and Systems
    The electrical industry is constantly changing, making it essential to stay up-to-date on trends, technology, and innovation.It takes persistence to stay relevant on standards, patience to investigate problems, thoroughness in troubleshooting issues, and interest in learning new applications.But it takes someone with real passion to take the time and dedication to share and explain complex technical knowledge, information and data with others.more...
  • Aug 28, 2015 10:09 am EDT
    Marcus Welz, CEO, Siemens Intelligent Traffic Systems, U.S.
    This week, the Texas A&M Transportation Institute released their urban mobility report, a scorecard that ranks the most congested urban areas. And, probably to little surprise, traffic congestion is setting new records. According to the 2015 report, riders have wasted more than 3 billion gallons of fuel and 7 billion extra hours in their cars, amounting to $960 per commuter annually. What these numbers tell is us our current state of traffic infrastructure is unsustainable. This gridlockmore...
  • Aug 17, 2015 12:00 pm EDT
    Mark Pringle, Vice President, Siemens Charlotte Energy Hub
    We continue to see significant national demand for skilled workers to operate today’s modern factories. With that demand, comes an urgent need for business leaders to work with educators to develop programs that train students for jobs in advanced manufacturing – which require demonstrated proficiency in science, technology, engineering and math.  more...
  • Aug 13, 2015 12:00 pm EDT
    Dave Hopping, President, Building Technologies
    It’s not often we get to hear a symphony of strings, wind and percussion while installing technology for a customer. Yet in 2010 Siemens was tasked with helping Carnegie Hall - the nearly 125-year old iconic New York City music venue - implement technology that would make its facilities more energy efficient, while bolstering its fire safety, security and control systems. Those efforts to modernize Carnegie Hall were recently recognized by the U.S.more...
  • Aug 3, 2015 4:36 pm EDT
    Kevin Yates, Head of Siemens Energy Management Division
    Today, President Obama announced the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan, which calls for a 30% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions from the power sector by 2030, using 2005 levels as the baseline.  more...
  • Jul 17, 2015 12:03 pm EDT
    Chris King, Global Chief Regulatory Officer, Siemens Smart Grid Solutions
    As Seen In Siemens' Smart Grid Watch blogmore...
  • Jul 16, 2015 12:10 pm EDT
    Tony McDowell, Plant Manager, Siemens Fort Madison, Iowa
    A report released today by the American Wind Energy Association confirms what we know well at Siemens’ wind turbine blade facility in Fort Madison, Iowa: In addition to being a source of clean, abundant and affordable energy, wind energy also drives manufacturing jobs in the Hawkeye State.Across the country, there are about 73,000 workers in the wind industry, with roughly 500 wind-related manufacturing sites. That includes the Siemens plant in Fort Madison.more...
  • Jul 2, 2015 11:00 am EDT
    Eric A. Spiegel, President and CEO, Siemens USA
    As we celebrate the Fourth of July with our friends and family, we recognize the courageous men and women who return to civilian life having served on behalf of the United States as well as those service members who live on in our memories.With locations in all 50 states and Puerto Rico, Siemens is proud to demonstrate a continued commitment to training and hiring our U.S. military veterans. In fact, since signing on to Joining Forces just four years ago, we’ve already more thanmore...
  • Jun 30, 2015 11:15 am EDT
    Anne Cooney, President, Process Industries and Drives, Siemens
    As our nation celebrates its independence this week, I am grateful and privileged to know so many of our Siemens employees who embody the true bedrock of the American Dream.more...
  • Jun 18, 2015 12:00 pm EDT
    Terry Heath, Senior Vice President, Siemens Corporate Technology USA
    How can combining Silicon Valley’s entrepreneurial spirit with global engineering expertise help power industry of tomorrow?Yesterday, we joined a group of experts in the heart of American entrepreneurship—the Bay Area, CA— to explore how innovation, entrepreneurship and engineering, collectively, can maximize the impact of technology and innovation coming out of Silicon Valley. more...