Siemens announced an expanded portfolio for the Indian machine tool industry at IMTEX 2023. This will enable manufacturers and users of machine tools to design, realize and optimize machines and components faster, react flexibly to market demands, and enhance productivity across various user industries.
Siemens Xcelerator for Digital Transformation
Siemens’ announcement provides the availability of solutions tailor-made for the Machine Tool Industry in India as part of the Siemens Xcelerator, the open digital business platform. These solutions meet the requirements of companies in areas, such as machine building, fabricated metals, aerospace, vehicle manufacturing, electronics, power, energy manufacturing, and medical equipment. Siemens Xcelerator for machine tools includes selected portfolio of IoT-enabled hardware, software, as well as a marketplace.
SINUMERIK One – the Digital Native CNC
With SINUMERIK One, Siemens offers the technology to create and work with digital twins of machine tools. With its integrated SIMATIC S7-1500F PLC, it offers up to 10 times faster PLC cycle times. This helps SINUMERIK One to be fully integrated into the TIA Portal engineering framework, enabling standardization of all engineering tasks for machine builders and users. Integrated functions like virtual commissioning and realistic process simulation opens up new possibilities for machine manufacturers and users alike. This significantly reduces the product development phase, time-to-market & even production cycle times.