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Drives and Automation becomes Solution Partner for Siemens

01 November 2016

Drives and Automation has been appointed a new Large Drives Solution Partner by Siemens UK and Ireland as the industrial giant increases focus on growing its business in low voltage large drives in the Midlands and North of England.

Drives and Automation was established in 2001 and has already demonstrated its expertise in installing many Siemens technology solutions in the Midlands and North of England over the last decade. The company specialises in applying drive system knowledge to many industries, particularly food packaging, steel, textiles and paper, with Sinamics AC/DC drive modules, motors, encoders and braking resistors, along with a design/consultancy service, installation and commissioning, and maintenance and service support.

Drives and Automation director John Goodwin was delighted to be joining the Siemens Large Drives Solution Partner network: “Understanding how machines should work, and work efficiently for their asset life, is just part of what we do for our customers, and being part of the trusted Siemens worldwide network of Solution Partners is a great endorsement of the quality of our work across many industry sectors."

Siemens Solution Partners are part of a growing global network, certified by Siemens with quality and control standards that are uniform worldwide. Each partner provides outstanding expertise in its field, combining that with system expertise from the Siemens portfolio to optimally fulfil every project with professionalism and efficiency.

Geoff Hirst, Siemens general manager (Large Drives), commented: “We value long-term co-operation and companies who share our commitment to providing the best service and support. Expertise and professionalism are just some of the factors, right through from initial consultation to bespoke technology solutions and service.  We’re delighted to welcome Drives and Automation into this partnership."

Siemens Solution Partners help customers in many industries improve the quality of their technology solutions through outstanding industry and technical knowledge, by optimising availability, performance and energy efficiency, increasing throughput and profitability and improving safety and security.