Siemens Energy PCS 7 SIPAPER DCS Workshop

As part of the course module Automation taught by Dr. T. Kleemann, the students of the Master’s degree course in Paper Technology visited Siemens Energy in Erlangen on a 3-day excursion. The focus of the trip was a workshop that introduces the Siemens Energy PCS 7 SIPAPER DCS for the paper industry. However, the excursion also featured a visit to the Siemens Energy transformer production plant in Erlangen and culinary delights in the evening.

A more detailed report may be found here.

Packwise: a digital IoT start-up in the paper industry

Packwise GmbH is a young digital start-up company that is active in the paper industry, among others. They are a perfect example of a company that was founded based on the concepts of digitalisation and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Their signature product is a small networked sensor package that can be attached to rigid industrial tanks, so called IBC tanks, to monitor them in transit or on-site.

Packwise kindly accepted the invitation by Dr. T. Kleemann to speak to his automation class, to introduce themselves as a start-up company and to showcase their IoT solution. More details can be found on his website.

Andritz Automation Day 2021

International technology group Andritz offers a broad portfolio of innovative plants, equipment, systems and services for the pulp and paper industry. The publicly listed group has around 26,800 employees and more than 280 locations in over 40 countries.

ANDRITZ Automation covers the entire project life cycle of the plant and with the Metris technology brand, ANDRITZ Automation offers a wide range of digitization products that customers can use individually and in combinations for their own essential and sustainable benefit. The division has around 2,000 employees and is active in over 100 locations.

The ANDRITZ Automation division kindly collaborated with Dr. Tobias Kleemann (Hochschule München) to organize an entire day of educational online seminars for his students in the automation course module.

The full report on the educational ANDRITZ Automation Day 2021 can be found on his website.

Exciting news

You can also find more exciting news about your study program here. Learn more about the graduation ceremony, the certificates or our website. 

ABB · Pulp & Paper Truck Virtual Tour 2021

ABB Pulp and Paper Truck

The company ABB has fitted out a massive truck with high-tech systems for the pulp and paper industry. This truck is enormous and showcases some really advanced technologies. It is their version of a mobile exhibition booth. The truck is usually on a tour through Europe, but Mr. Tobias Kleemann was able to organise a last minute virtual tour for his students in the Paper Technology master’s programme at the Hochschule München University of Applied Sciences. Read the entire announcement and find out more.

Study Information Day at MUAS

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From 15 – 17.04.2021, the study programme Process Engineering Paper and Biofibres will take part in the annual study information day of the Munich University of Applied Sciences with lectures and laboratory tours. Inform yourself here.