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History & Timeline:

1847, Oct 1:
foundation of the company
Telegraphen Bauanstalt Siemens & Halske by
Werner von Siemens
and Johann Georg Halske coming soon
The company was baed on an invention on the telegraph
using a needle instead of the Morse code.

construction of the first long distance telegraph line,
500 km connecting Berlin with Francfort.

opening of a London office
were the company is represented by Werner's brother
Carl Heinrich Siemens,
later called Sir William Siemens.

opening of a St Petersburg office
were the company is represented by Werner's brother
Carl Wilhelm Siemens,
later called Sir William Siemens.

construction of the telegraph line,
8.000 km connecting London with Calcutta.

Siemens powers the World's first street lighting
in Godalming, United Kingdom.

Exposition de l'Electricité à Paris
Siemens presents an Electric Tram
connecting place de la Concorde
and the Palais de l'Industrie.
It is possible that Werner vopn Siemens
came by Cremerie de Paris,
facing the nearby Pavillons Baltard.

Werner von Siemens retires
and leaves the management of the company
to his brother Carl
and his nephews Arnhold and Wilhelm.

1897 :
Siemens & Halske (S & H) was incorporated.

1907 :
Siemens (Siemens & Halske and Siemens-Schuckert) had 34,324 employees and was the seventh-largest company in the German empire by number of employees.

1919 :
S & H and two other companies jointly formed the Osram lightbulb company.

1920 :
Siemens constructed the Ardnacrusha Hydro Power station on the River Shannon in the then Irish Free State, and it was a world first for its design.

1932 :
Reiniger, Gebbert & Schall (Erlangen), Phönix AG (Rudolstadt) and Siemens-Reiniger-Veifa mbH (Berlin) merged to form the Siemens-Reiniger-Werke AG (SRW).

1945 :
numerous plants and factories in Berlin and other major cities were destroyed by Allied air raids.

1950 :
S&H started to manufacture computers, semiconductor devices, washing machines, and pacemakers.

1966 :
Siemens & Halske , Siemens-Schuckertwerke and Siemens-Reiniger-Werke merged to form Siemens AG.

1969 :
Siemens formed Kraftwerk Union with AEG by pooling their nuclear power businesses.

1980 :
The company's first digital telephone exchange was produced.

1985 :
Siemens bought Allis-Chalmers' interest in the partnership company Siemens-Allis which supplied electrical control equipment.

1988 :
Siemens and GEC acquired the UK defence and technology company Plessey.

1987 :
Siemens reintegrated Kraftwerk Union, the unit overseeing nuclear power business.

1989 :
Siemens bought the solar photovoltaic business, including 3 solar module manufacturing plants, from industry pioneer ARCO Solar, owned by oil firm ARCO.

1991 :
Siemens acquired Nixdorf Computer AG and renamed it Siemens Nixdorf Informationssysteme AG, in order to produce personal computers.

1992 :
Siemens bought out IBM's half of ROL, thus creating SiemensROLM Communications; eventually dropping ROLM from the name later in the 1990.

1993-1994 :
Siemens C651 electric trains for Singapore's Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) system were built in Austria.

1997 :
Siemens agreed to sell the defence arm of Siemens Plessey to British Aerospace (BAe) and a German aerospace company, DaimlerChrysler Aerospace.

1998 :
Siemens acquired Westinghouse Power Generation for more than $1.5 billion from the CBS Corporation and moving Siemens from third to second in the world power generation market.

1999 :
Siemens' semiconductor operations were spun off into a new company called Infineon Technologies.

2000 :
Shared Medical Systems Corporation was acquired by the Siemens' Medical Engineering Group, eventually becoming part of Siemens Medical Solutions.

2001 :
Chemtech Group of Brazil was incorporated into the Siemens Group.
Siemens formed joint venture Framatome with Areva SA of France by merging much of the companies' nuclear businesses.

2003 :
Siemens acquired the flow division of Danfoss and incorporated it into the Automation and Drives division.

2005 :
Siemens sold the Siemens mobile manufacturing business to BenQ, forming the BenQ-Siemens division.

2006 :
Siemens purchased Bayer Diagnostics, which was incorporated into the Medical Solutions Diagnostics division on 1 January 2007.

2008 :
Siemens AG formed a joint venture of the Enterprise Communications business with the Gores Group.

2009 :
Fujitsu Siemens Computers became Fujitsu Technology Solutions as a result of Fujitsu buying out Siemens' share of the company.

2013 :
Nokia acquired 100% of the company Nokia Siemens Networks, with a buy-out of Siemens AG, ending Siemens role in telecommunication.

2014 :
Rolls-Royce agreed to sell its gas turbine and compressor energy business to Siemens for £1 billion.
Siemens and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries announced their formation of joint ventures to bid for Alstom's troubled energy and transportation businesses.

2015 :
Siemens acquired U.S. oilfield equipment maker Dresser-Rand Group Inc for $7.6 billion.

2016 :
Siemens acquired EDA company Mentor Graphics for $4.5 billion.

2017 :
Siemens opens a spectacular new headquarter in Munich
including a Showroom.

Brain Wash team
2017, Oct 13 - 15: Siemens Connected Gallery
showing Siemens kitchens
in a Laser environement
at Cremerie de Paris N°1.
Expo créated by M.D., Laetitia Crampe
and Carla de Barros from Extreme Events.
2020 :
Siemens and it's Connected Gallery expo
is selected to cover the German Whitepages.

Name, Logo, Internet Domains:

Family name of company founder Wernher von Siemens.

Siemens Logo

The Siemens Logo was created by xxx.

Internet Domain:

The Siemens Letter Internet Domain
was registered 29 September 1986
is hold in the name of Siemens.