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Energy and Automation

Introduction, Motors and Control

Siemens A.G. is Europe’s largest electrical and electronics company, producing over 50,000 products manufactured at 400 sites in 40 countries.

SIEMENS - Basics of Energy and Automation: Introduction, Motors & Control
SIEMENS – Basics of Energy and Automation: Introduction, Motors & Control

Referring to the Siemens history of achieving success through well engineered refinements of other people’s inventions, one Fortune analyst noted that “second is best” might well serve as Siemens’ motto. But opportunism is not the only interesting facet of Siemens’ history, which is also a story of a long family tradition and intimate involvement with some of the most important events of the 19th and 20th centuries.

Siemens and Halske was founded in Berlin in 1847 by Werner Siemens and J. G. Halske to manufacture and install telegraphic systems. Siemens, a former artillery officer in the Prussian army and an engineer who already owned a profitable patent for electroplating, was the driving force behind the company and remained so for the rest of his life.

Beside some very good books and guides, Siemens as one of the world leader in industry and automation, has released and this 18 books ‘Basics of energy and automation’ related to electricity in general, motors and control, power distribution etc.

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No.Basics of Energy and Automation: Introduction, Motors & ControlDownload
1Basics of Electricity
2Basics of Electrical Products
3Basics of AC Drives
4Basics of AC Motors
5Basics of Control Components
6Basics of DC Drives
7Basics of Motor Control Centers
8Basics of PLCs
9Basics of Sensors
10Basics of Busway
11Basics of Circuit Breakers
12Basics of Load Centers
13Basics of Meter Mounting Equipment
14Basics of Panelboards
15Basics of Power Monitoring
16Basics of Safety Switches
17Basics of Surge Protection
18Basics of Switchboards

Power Engineering Guides

No.High Voltage GuidesDownload
1Power Transmission and Distribution Solutions star
2HV/MV/LV Switchgears and Substations Guide
3Power Transformers Guide
4Energy Management Guide star
5Network Solutions Guide for Smart Grids star
Complete Power Engineering Guide New star
Guide To Electrical Design Of Skyscrapers New star

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    Nov 18, 2018

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  3. José Jamal
    May 18, 2017

    I am very pleased to have access to these articles, they are surely going to improve my understanding of the products as well as fundamental principles behind them. I have warked with Siemens pruducts during an intership in one of major hydro power plants in Moçambique.

  4. Vilas Pathak
    Sep 07, 2015

    I am Siemens India Product & worked 17 years, I appreciate the Technical Articles as they are very valuable & informative to contribute in Engineering Decisions.

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