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Siemens works with Hamburg transport provider to equip one of the largest e-bus depots in Europe
18 Dec 2020
Hamburger Hochbahn has set itself the goal of converting its entire fleet of around 1,000 buses to emission-free and climate-friendly vehicles by the end of the decade.
London operator to roll out 37 electric double-decker buses
30 Nov 2020
Bus operator Tower Transit has worked with Siemens to site the charging infrastructure on the 180-metre elevated bus deck extension that was built over railway lines as part of the Crossrail project.
Mayors prioritise infrastructure and technology investment to drive economic recovery
16 Sep 2020
More than nine in 10 mayors also agree that investment in technology to reimagine, rework, change, or adapt how commercial buildings are being used is necessary for the future of their city.
The Azores installs battery-based energy storage system
04 Sep 2020
Located on Terceira, the second biggest island in terms of electrical consumption of the Azores archipelago, the system will enable an increased share of renewable energy usage.
Christchurch and Auckland prepare to roll-out electric bus fleets
27 Aug 2020
Electrification of the country’s transport sector will further drive New Zealand’s decarbonisation efforts and support its aims to have a full zero emission bus fleet by 2040.
Berlin installs smart traffic technology at intersections
30 Jul 2020
The company claims its in-ground radar technology is immune to electromagnetic interference and this enables the accurate detection of bicycles in the presence of trams.
Siemens deploys smart office app for safe return to work
23 Jul 2020
The technology company is laying the foundations for future-proof digital workplaces that also support its "new normal" work model, including mobile working.
Energy farm to help German municipality go CO2-free by 2030
06 Jul 2020
Green Solar and Siemens Energy have signed an agreement to develop a concept for Herzogenrath in Aachen that could make the city a national and international leader in the energy transition.
Leipzig to roll out 21 electric buses as part of its Mobility 2030 strategy
24 Jun 2020
The German city will implement charging systems from Siemens Smart Infrastructure along the routes as well as at the Lindenau bus depot with the e-buses scheduled to go into operation in 2021.
Plan, book and pay platform offers MaaS product suite for transit agencies
17 Jun 2020
The idea is to give agencies comprehensive MaaS abilities that will help strengthen connections with passengers by making transit more enjoyable and more convenient.
Siemens moves design challenge deadline amid Covid-19 pandemic
01 Apr 2020
The ‘co-creation’ competition gives individuals the opportunity to develop solutions to address fundamental human needs for clean water and adequate food supply.
How 5G-powered robots are helping China fight coronavirus
26 Mar 2020
5G patrol robots are being deployed to monitor mask-wearing and body temperatures in public places while an intelligent robot developed in a week will be used to disinfect hospitals.
UK's first converted 'electric avenue' announced
17 Mar 2020
Siemens has worked with ubitricity and Westminster City Council to convert 24 lampposts into EV charge points using existing city infrastructure.
Rotterdam develops ‘low code’ parking app
13 Mar 2020
The Dutch municipality has worked with Siemens company Mendix and JAM-IT to build a native app that enables its residents to register the licence plates of visitors’ cars.
How to power smart cities in a clean, low-carbon future
22 Nov 2019
Microgrids transform urban energy into localised, efficient, resilient and sustainable systems, and investment in them will be critical to the future operation of the energy system, says Ian Lloyd, Strategic Growth Manager, Siemens.
Deerfield Beach launches city-wide energy efficiency project
27 Sep 2019
The Florida city will work with Siemens on a 17-year infrastructure improvement project which will also increase the use of alternative energy sources.
Digital twins could form the "end game" for optimum smart city design
11 Sep 2019
Research finds that urban digital twinning and city modelling technology is having a transformative effect on how cities are designed, monitored, and managed.
HVDC cable to facilitate energy exchange between UK and Denmark
27 Aug 2019
Siemens has been awarded the contract for two converter stations for Viking Link that will provide increased power supply reliability to both countries.
Free flows: New Jersey turns to AI to safeguard water quality
In a guest post, Tiffany Stewart, Assistant Director Newark, N.J. Water & Sewer Department, outlines which technologies are helping it protect its water supply.
25 Jan 2021
The art of the city: how creators may save urban business districts
18 Jan 2021
Smart cities: the next frontier for cybercriminals
11 Jan 2021
Think tank: what is infrastructure for?
16 Dec 2020
SmartCitiesWorld City Profile – Sydney
19 Nov 2020
Insight Report: Smart waste, an opportunity cities should not trash
27 Oct 2020
OnDemand WEBINAR: The rise of autonomous mobility and its role in the new normal era
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