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Market Leadership – Automation & Instrumentation in Water Industry
In recent years instrumentation, control, and automation has become a key technology for water and wastewater systems. There is a difference in wastewater treatment and water treatment system as one is driven by load and other by demand. Water treatment, intake, and transmission and distribution related activity received high importance due to some fear factors such as water shortage, low quality of portable water and increasing supply of processed water Different technologies, treatment and instruments are used for purification and waste water management.
General Electric Company (U.S.), or GE, is one of the world’s largest multinational conglomerates, operating as an infrastructure and financial services company worldwide. It operates in eight segments-power and water, oil and gas, energy management, aviation, healthcare, transportation, home and business solutions, and capital. The GE water & process technology was formerly known as GE Glegg Water Technologies Inc.; it was changed to GE Water Technologies Inc. in January 2002.GE spends more than $1 billion every year on waste water management activities. GE combines advanced technologies and a deep industry knowledge to provide water-wastewater solutions that drive a greater efficiency, consistency, and accountability throughout operations. The company operates through offices in the U.S., Brazil, Belgium, and China. The strong brand recall value, financial capabilities, and global presence are a competitive advantage for the company. Thus, GE is a promising leader in the water automation industry.
Siemens ranks second after GE in the water automation industry. Siemens operates in the field of electronics and electrical engineering. The company works under six different segments; Industry, Energy, Healthcare, Equity Investments, Siemens IT Solutions and Services and Siemens Financial Services (SFS). Siemens has geographic presence in the Americas, Europe, CIS, Africa, Asia, Australia, and the Middle East. The company focuses on automation and drive solutions for the control of water applications for municipalities and industries. Siemens Water Technologies offers solutions for the municipal and industrial water purification and wastewater treatment, along with the corresponding service activities. The company provides products, services, and solutions for an efficient use of resources and energy, building automation systems, fire safety, and building security. Technology driven services and diversified revenue are an advantage for Siemens AG.
Water Automation and Instrumentation Market by Process stage (Collection, Treatment and Distribution), Automation Technology, Instrumentation, End user Application and Geography - Analysis & Forecast (2014 - 2020)
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