The company has one corporate division and four production divisions. Business Forum Non-technical content addressing business trends, professional development, digitalization, cyber security, safety programs and digital services. The company was founded on January 5, 1988 and is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland. The board of directors is chaired by. Learn about new, inventive technologies that enable impactful solutions as we journey to the future of industry.
With a long history of growth through mergers and acquisitions, it entered a phase of structure unification since 2014. Learn how innovative technologies and advanced analytics are helping chemical manufacturers harness their data for maximum performance and competitiveness. He was elected in April 2015 and succeeded Hubertus von Grünberg, who had been Chairman since May 2007. In fact, Sjoelin said the perception that utilities are slow to adopt new technology in North America might come from the fact that technology is evolving so fast and consumers are adopting new technology so quickly. The oil and gas industry is progressing on a journey to the future of energy by being smarter, cleaner and more efficient.
Archived from on 9 February 2015. In January, that it was combing its grid services business with its renewable energy generation business so that its customers can have one point of contact for all of their renewable power needs. The Process Automation division remained unchanged except for the addition of the instrumentation business from the Automation Products division. Modernizing and expanding the grid everywhere Trending alongside these grid modernization initiatives taking place in the industrialized world, there is also a drive toward just bringing electricity to those who do not have it in the developing world. The Power Grids segment offers a range of products, systems, service and software solutions across the power value chain of generation, transmission and distribution, to utility, industry, transportation and infrastructure customers.
Customize your learning experience and choose from hundreds of educational workshops, forums, panel discussions and hands-on training courses. Meet end users, system integrators, contractors, industry analysts and researchers from all levels of seniority and from a variety of industries. The plant of the future will need innovative technologies and processes that minimize costs and maximize safety. Whether you are running batch or continuous operations — or both — you need to continually and creatively reduce cost, boost productivity, improve safety and cut downtime in order to stay competitive. The Industrial Automation segment integrated automation and electrification systems and solutions.
As of January 1, 2010, the business units in the Automation Products and Robotics divisions were regrouped into two new divisions — Discrete Automation and Motion, and Low Voltage Products. Archived from on 27 April 2007. First, according to Facchin, the world is moving toward renewable energy. As we lead some of the most innovative projects in the world today, you will have the opportunity to challenge yourself, expand your horizons and grow in your professional career. It also offers maintenance services.
Learn how to improve energy, health, safety and costs for transportation and infrastructure. Whether you are ready to upgrade one department or your entire facility, learn about the technologies, products and solutions that will prepare you for the future of work. And they are not alone. The event provides an unparalleled opportunity to connect with your peers, business leaders and technical experts to support your journey toward an increasingly digital future. Electrification Products also incorporates an Electrification Solutions unit manufacturing low voltage and motor control centres.
Please help by removing and inappropriate , and by adding encyclopedic content written from a. Luncheon keynote panel sessions bring together industry leaders to share insights and experiences on timely topics. Digitalization and the convergence of information technology with operational technology unlocks new opportunities when dealing with significant production and geographic complexity. Building Systems provided services for building facilities encompassing indoor air quality, as well as power distribution and management. The Local, Switzerland's News in English. In your journey to a stronger, smarter and greener grid, leveraging the right resources is critical for your success. The division is subdivided into the four business units High Voltage Products, Transformers, Grid Automation and Grid Integration.
Connect with new technologies that are driving innovation, and learn from case studies and expert insights. He said that the developing world can leapfrog the western world in terms of using the latest grid technology, and they can adopt the most cutting-edge technologies even faster. Customers include a wide range of industry and utility operations, plus commercial and residential buildings. The Corporate and Other segment refers to the firm's central research and development, and real estate activities. It includes , , , and. Learn from industry leaders, technical and product experts, and end-users. The transaction was announced on September 25, 2017.
Take a look at our Careers portal to find out how you could join us. Applications and Best Practices Technology trends and solutions to key technical and operational issues. You can browse the workshop sessions offered for this sector in the tracks below:. From aging equipment and storm recovery to the growing role of renewables and the need to modernize the grid, learn about solutions to manage the challenges facing utilities today, and gain insight to help you prepare for the future of energy. Innovations in technology and processes track, Enhanced productivity and efficiency track, and Application-based solutions track are sponsored by IndustryWeek.
Rather than overhead wires, charging is accomplished by fixed overhead devices located at stops along the route and at the terminus. The Electrification Products segment produces and markets products and services including electric vehicle charging, solar inverters, modular substation packages, and switchgear. On June 15, 2012, it completed acquisition of commercial and industrial wireless technology specialists Tropos. Jürgen Dormann was chairman from 2002 to 2007, and from 1999 to 2002. It is ranked 341st in the list of 2018 and has been a global company for 24 years.