Times of Oman
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Siemens, Majan launch Sivacon S8
January 15, 2013 | 12:00 AM

Muscat: Siemens, the global powerhouse in electronics and electrical engineering operating in the energy, infrastructure, industry and health care sectors, demonstrated on January 13 its latest technology in low-voltage power distribution boards to existing and potential customers, along with its franchise partner Majan Switchgear Co. in Muscat.

The product launch kicked off at Grand Hyatt, Muscat in an event with top executives from Siemens in Oman and Majan Switchgear, which is a manufacturing partner for Sivacon S8 switchboards in the Sultanate. This was followed by technical and product demonstrations to attendees, who included ministerial officials, consultants, developers, business owners and contractors.

Sivacon S8 boards has new standards for power distribution and intelligent motor control centre used to distribute and control  power supply to residential and commercial buildings, airports, as well as oil and gas, water, chemicals, and industry-metals sectors. It is ideal for simple and consistent distribution of power, offering maximum personal and system safety to the latest international standards of IEC61439-2.

"Oman's economy is growing, with investments across several sectors, lead by oil and gas and major infrastructure projects," said Markus Strohmeier, CEO, Siemens Oman.

"Siemens is proud to have a well-established company setup in Oman and to contribute by supplying innovative and efficient technologies to a wide range of local customers," he added.

"We are delighted to officially introduce our latest product in Oman," said P. J. Joseph, general manager of Majan Switchgear. He also emphasised that the top management leadership and vision, excellent team work, superior products, service, continual support from suppliers or customers were the most important factors leading to this international milestone.

Anoop Kumar K., marketing manager of Majan Switchgear  stated, "The Sivacon S8 is manufactured by Majan based on technology transfer with Siemens authorisation, under rigorous quality audits by Siemens so as to serve our customers with high standard product and flexibility of local service benefits."
Majan Switchgear Co. was established in 2003 and is a part of the Musandam Group of Companies, headquartered in Abu Dhabi.

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