Globalization Effects


The Newest Siemens Industrial Touchscreen Can Be Operated Wi...

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 12.08.2013

Soon it will be more simple for you to work in a plant, no matter what you have to do there. Siemens launched a 19 inch touchscreen specially made for the operations in the industrial facilities. The Siemens Simatic IFP1900 MT recognizes up to five fingers simultaneously by using a projected capacitive touch technology. It [...]

Tunnel Safety

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Tunnels

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 22.07.2013

1. The longest road tunnel in the world is called the Lærdal Tunnel, has 24.5 kilometers in length and it connects the cities of Lærdal and Aurland in Norway; <p>&nbsp;</p> 2. The world’s most modern tunnels have advanced CCTV systems in order to detect any function errors that may happen inside them; <p>&nbsp;</p> 3. The [...]


The First Railway Modernized Without Train Delays

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 08.07.2013

How can a rail route be modernized without train delays? The Siemens specialists found a really efficient solution: the new signal systems are flown to the installation site and installed by helicopter. It happens on the railway between Hanover and Uelzen, in Germany. <p>&nbsp;</p> The first tranche of the total 90 railway signals has been [...]

Siemens Space X

10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Space X

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 17.04.2013

1. Space X is actually a space transport company launched 11 years ago and based in California;   2. Space X has been founded by Elon Musk, the entrepreneur widely recognized as the founder of PayPal and Tesla Motors;   3. From 2002 till now Space X launched two Falcon 1 rockets. This rocket can [...]

Green Lights

How To Drive On The Green Lights Only

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 15.04.2013

Heavy traffic. Many times this is the first thought that comes to mind whenever you get behind the wheel in your way to the office. In the Berceni area, the auto traffic is often paralyzed. In Unirii Square the situation is pretty much similar. In Drumul Taberei you can squeeze between the other drivers. And [...]

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Steel

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 26.02.2013

1. The steel is produced from the early ages of the antiquity. The best proof is a piece of this alloy found in an archaeological site in Anatolia. It is over 4,000 years old.   2. More than half of the current types of steel used in the car making industry have been discovered in [...]


10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Aerogel

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 11.02.2013

1. The aerogel is the lightest solid material known to the humankind, with a density of 1kg/square meter.   2. It easily withstand to a blast of 1kg of dynamite and, even in thin layers, it can protect against direct heat from a blowtorch at more than 1,300 Celsius degrees.   3. The aerogel is [...]


Intel Core i7 Processors For The Simatic Industrial Computer...

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 28.01.2013

In order to efficiently operate an industrial platform, along with a highly professional personnel, you need top performance industrial computers able to work at high parameters, in any conditions. Welcome back to the world of the industrial computers, where only the robustness and reliability make the difference between a performing wind power plant and one [...]

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Automation Systems

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 16.01.2013

1. The automation systems are used in many industrial fields, because they increase the productivity and the quality of the goods.   2. The chemical industry and the metallurgy are the premier most important industrial fields where the automation system are more than necessary. This way, their impact on the environment is radically diminished.   [...]


How Low Cost High Quality Steel Production Works

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 14.01.2013

In 2010, the world’s steel production was up to 1.4 billion tons. Sounds pretty much, yet in order for a plant to produce high quantities of steel, there are required some challenging procedures. And things go even harder if you want to reduce the raw materials in the production process to a bare minimum.   [...]

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Have Fun While Ironing Your Clothes

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 07.12.2012

The cotton, the flax, silk, wool, the polyester are few of the fabrics that you can’t iron simply anyway you like. Of course, this is available if you want the line to be a clean line and the imprints on your clothes not to be ‘completed’ by burned spots. This is why Siemens launched a [...]


Wireless Fire Protection. How it Works

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 20.11.2012

Usually you aren’t allowed to smoke at the office. Not even electronic cigarettes. You can’t cook at the office. And, generally speaking, it is forbidden to generate smoke. In other case, the steam or smoke you’re responsible of activates the fire safety system on the whole floor, which will make all your colleagues really angry [...]

Abhörtechnik für Radsätze macht Züge sicherer

RailBAM Translates The ‘Voice’ Of The Train Wheelsets

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 06.11.2012

The rail workers in Romania are checking the damages of the train wheelsets by smashing them with a hammer. In UK the rail workers are checking the wheels by actually listening them. With the help of the RailBAM system, Siemens developed an acoustic monitoring solution that detects the damages of train wheels way before they [...]


Green light for even brighter LED displays

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 01.10.2012

Behind the pixels and the tens of millions of colors available on your smartphone’s display there are red, green and blue LEDs positioned exactly as inside your TV screen. The main difference is in their miniature size compared to the performances they provide. Whether high performance red and blue light emitting LEDs are on the [...]


How 20 oceanic container ships can be improved in order to b...

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 24.09.2012

The world’s biggest container ships can be anytime among the most energy efficient ships in the world, and in the same time saving up to 12% of CO2 emissions. The best example stands on 20 container ships built by Daewoo for the Danish shipping company Maersk, each with a total carrying capacity of 18,000 containers. [...]