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Pakistan – Faran Sugar Mills modernises its plant with Siemens technology

One of the top mills in Pakistan is modernising its operations with drive technology from Siemens. Faran Sugar Mills will install 19 new Siemens IE3 electric motors at its Shaikh Bhirkio, District Tando Muhammad Khan plant, according to local press reports.

Siemens will also install its high-efficiency E2 motors. They will support optimization of the plant’s energy usage, and promote operational efficiency by up to 10 percent.

Helmut von Struve, Managing Director of Siemens, Pakistan said that the “Highly-efficient Siemens motor technology in the industrial sector is an important way to ensure our customers’ infrastructure is operating at its most reliable, energy efficient and cost effective. We’re proud to be the chosen technology partner for the first installation of IE3 motors in Pakistan’s sugar industry.”

Cost details for this investment were not supplied.