Siemens AG is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. The company is active in more than 200 countries, focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization.
One of the world’s largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies, Siemens is number one in offshore wind turbine construction, a leading supplier of gas and steam turbines for power generation, a major provider of power transmission solutions and a pioneer in infrastructure solutions as well as automation, drive and software solutions for industry. The company is also a leading provider of medical imaging equipment – such as computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging systems – and a leader in laboratory diagnostics as well as clinical IT.
Abu Dhabi is a key market for Siemens, which aims to support the Emirate’s economic development and Vision 2030 with innovative and sustainable technologies and solutions. Siemens has had a presence in the United Arab Emirates for more than 40 years and has contributed to key infrastructure projects, including major power and water facilities. Siemens turbines account for 40 percent of the country’s power generation capacity.
Siemens has achieved several significant milestones in the Emirate, including building the world’s most powerful power generation and seawater desalination facility at Shuweihat in Abu Dhabi and the region’s first molecular imaging centre for Mubadala.
Today, Siemens’ historic relationship with Abu Dhabi continues with its Middle East headquarters located at Masdar City. This is testament to the company’s long-term commitment to the emirate and its future.
Abu Dhabi provides people of different nationalities and backgrounds with the opportunity to work and live in a tolerant, multicultural and forward-looking society. It is also a fascinating opportunity to witness the transformation of the capital’s landscape, as the emirate implements innovative projects as part of its economic diversification plan.