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Catalog 2015

Learn all about our drive and control system expertise for crane applications – in our new catalog.


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Lift your cranes to the next level

Availability, productivity and safety play a decisive role in crane applications. As a close partner of the industry, we have extensive knowledge concerning control and automation applications for cranes. Whether for shipyards, terminals, steelworks or power plants, our solutions help to ensure reliable, energy-efficient crane operation around the world.

Our solutions enable greater cost effectiveness and significant cost savings in Portugal’s largest deep-water port.

Reliability in every application

Whether for the efficient, cost-effective dispatch of container ships or to enable central crane management for a widely distributed network of systems: As a partner of the industry, we offer a broad range of modular solutions for industrial and dockside cranes.





Crane drive technology

Productivity increases with all applications: The scalable technology modules of our SIMOCRANE platform cover the growing demands of dockside cranes as well as industrial cranes.

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Driving cranes efficiently: With our innovative, energy-efficient and reliable drive systems, we are able to offer appropriate solutions for all crane applications – as well as support you with comprehensive services for the entire drive train.

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Totally Integrated Power – Electrification solutions for cranes and harbors

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SIMOTICS SD next generation – a perfect robust motor for your crane and hoist applications with digital features as a standard.

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Remote Control Operation System

Terminal Supervisor System

Siemens Remote Control Operation System enables an operator to accurately control the crane from a comfortable remote office environment. A complete solution to increase safety, usability and productivity.

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Terminal Supervisor System combines 3D virtual reality overview with real time status and diagnostics information. Get more out of your terminal: maximum support for operation and maintenance supervisors.

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Sway Control

Basic Technology

SIMOCRANE Sway Control offers a powerful sway control system with neutralization of sway in manual and automatic positioning operation with safety and time optimized trajectory.

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SIMOCRANE Basic Technology provides optimum motion control for all main drives ensuring reliable crane performance, simple engineering and fast commissioning.

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A dependable partner for crane applications – some of our references.

How Siemens is digitizing the port environment

The CEO of Siemens' Crane division, Dr. Christian Koegl, explains how the company is helping to progress standardization in the port and terminal sector.

Why standardization is key to automating ports


The CEO of Siemens' Crane division, Dr Christian Koegl, explains how the company is injecting new innovation through digitalization into the port and terminal sector's crane equipment.

Portugal’s largest deep-water port - PSA Sines, Portugal


Extra performance for expanding ports: We modernized the automation, drive and monitoring technology as well as the management system for the STS cranes in terminal XXI of the Sines container port.


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