Siemens Profile


Siemens is a global trusted partner in automation, energy, infrastructure, plant safety as well as industrial software. The portfolio comprises scalable products, modular systems, in particular integrated solutions and comprehensive services for the process automation, process instrumentation and the energy management of whole petrochemical and chemical plants.

The Siemens tank management solutions comprise loading terminal applications, tank storage and tank farm systems over the entire lifecycle. With this offer, Siemens fulfills the challenging demands of this industry such as a maximum of productivity and flexibility, an ongoing improvement in cost-efficiency, and compliance with the highest health, safety, environmental and industry standards.

Higher Control – Higher Productivity

Measurement and control solutions for tank farms, terminals and bulk storage facilities. Siemens offers a wide range of instrumentation and analytical systems for monitoring and controlling bulk storage facilities as well as field-proven concepts and services from consulting, engineering to DCS integration. This includes technologies for level, flow, pressure and temperature measurement, valve control and analytical equipment for emission monitoring and control especially with the Siemens SITRANS product family.

Siemens serves all kinds of storage applications – from simple tasks like pure measurement and product interface detection in a tank or localizing a leak in a pipe to complex monitoring and control of the complete storage facility.

Reduce TCO and increase efficiency with Totally Integrated Automation and SITAS, the modular automation solution from Siemens for tank storage and tank management for chemical plants and the oil & gas industry. Siemens solutions fulfill the specific conditions and requirements for the whole tank management of a facility – be it logistics with airports or loading tank terminals for rail, truck and ship or managing a tank farm for liquid bulk. Even leak and gas detection, inventory and emission monitoring, burner management, emergency shutdown or infrastructure control are included.

The Siemens tank farm management system SITAS TMS allows for all tank farm and loading bay processes to be managed and automated with maximum consistency. SITAS IT will support all incoming and outgoing operations for trucks, rail cars, vessels and pipelines as well as internal operations such as internal transfers, pre-blendings, tank circulations etc.  Both systems rely on real-time information for smooth operation and further process optimization using field data, the engineering tool COMOS and SIMATIC S7 respectively SIMATIC PCS 7 process control system and cover the entire lifecycle. They are compliant with all relevant health, safety and environmental regulations as well as industry standards and achieve a maximum of plant and process safety.