What is a SIMOCODE?

Protect, monitor, and control your motor via the Siemens Simocode Motor Management system. Your motor assets are crucial to the operation! The modular design creates a ton of flexibility to meet your application specific needs. You can have confidence in the Siemens Simocode system to protect, monitor and control your most critical motor assets. If you…

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Automation Workshop – TIA Portal Service 1

Overview This will be a paid FOUR DAY, hands on workshop discussing significant performance characteristics of TIA Portal with the SIMATIC S7 system family. The Totally Integrated Automation Portal (TIA Portal) forms the work environment for integrated engineering with SIMATIC STEP 7 and SIMATIC WinCC. In this first part of the SIMATIC TIA Portal service…

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Integrating Siemens Automation into Ethernet/IP

Integrating Siemens Automation into Ethernet/IP There are 2 major communication protocols available for Automation platforms. Ethernet/IP and Profinet.  Siemens Automation standardizes on Profinet while Rockwell tends to lean more toward the Ethernet/IP standard. Industrial facilities typically have more than one type of automation platform, and Siemens has made it easy to integrate their devices across these communication protocols.  Siemens has developed downloadable content for…

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Ethernet Versus Profinet

Let’s get real for a minute. When it comes to Ethernet IP – Rockwell comes to mind.  When we hear Profinet – Siemens comes to mind. While they are not the only vendor that utilizes Profinet they are the heavyweight user. So, which one is better? Prepare for a Ford/Chevy type of debate if you bring this up. Typically, regions follow protocols. For instance, in Europe Profinet is heavily installed while in…

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Siemens SIPEC Workshop: SIMATIC S7-1200 – Compact Controller with Advanced Functionality

Siemens SIPEC Workshop: SIMATIC S7-1200 – Compact Controller with Advanced Functionality The S7-1200 is a new modular space-saving controller for small automation systems that require either simple or advanced functionality for logic, HMI and networking. It is both compact and highly powerful –especially in relation to its real-time performance. It is fast, features great communication…

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Siemens SIPEC Workshop: SIMATIC S7-1200 – Compact Controller with Advanced Functionality

Siemens SIPEC Workshop: SIMATIC S7-1200 – Compact Controller with Advanced Functionality The S7-1200 is a new modular space-saving controller for small automation systems that require either simple or advanced functionality for logic, HMI and networking. It is both compact and highly powerful –especially in relation to its real-time performance. It is fast, features great communication…

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EECO Wins Distinguished Siemens Eagle Award

It is an honor to announce that EECO was awarded the Siemens Industry 2015 Distributor of Excellence Eagle Award for growth in the motor distribution category. According to Kristen Alexander, regional channel manager at Siemens, this is the most prestigious channel award and the highest honor a Siemens distributor can receive. The Eagle award is…

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