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We have just delivered an electrical cabinet for distribution with a power of 3 MW. The cabinet will feed a system for tests in a wind tunnel. The cabinet uses three SCR (silicon controlled rectifier) of 1 MW each. For further details regarding SCR please have a look to this post: Electrical cabinet for power […]

Power electrical cubicle of 800 kW for water heating

The order for an electrical cabinet with a power of 800 kW has just been concluded. The cabinet will feed a heating system for a water tank in order to avoid that during winter the water could freeze. This system has four separate feedings, but it has an only integrated controller for thermoregulation. This regulation […]

CIE turns 45

To our father. This year our company reaches 45 years of activity into the industrial automation sector. We would like to remember the main stages of this growth path that has brought us to the level of experience and maturity that distinguishes us today. 1975 CIE was founded by Rodolfo Cesare with its headquarters in […]

The Advantages of Busbar Systems in Electrical Panels

When the design of a low-voltage electrical panel begins, among other things, we face the decision about how to make the power distribution. We have two ways: either using wires or opting for a busbar system. Let’s analyse which are the aspects to be considered in order to make the best decision. What standards say […]

Automation for a plastic recycling plant

Almost completed the project for automation of a plastic recycling plant, which includes 15 electrical cabinets along the entire line. The system consists of a structured network with a central PLC connected to each cabinet. This CPU is the central brain that controls all the sensors positioned along the line. On a plant of this […]

Electrical cabinet for power distribution at 1.6 MW

We recently concluded the Oil & Gas project regarding the control of a 1.6 MW heater. In order to obtain the requested adjustment, the system uses thyristors (SCR). We would like to spend a few words to explain what a thyristor (or SCR – Silicon Controlled Rectifier) is and what advantages it can bring. It […]


CERTIFICATE OF COMPLIANCE Cie srl in order to meet the customers’ requests for the American market has been certified according to the UL standards for the execution of electrical cabinets ( UL 508A Standard – Industrial Control Panels ).  

Corporate change

  Monguzzo, 01.05.2017 The company CIE S.n.c. Of F.lli Cesare, by a notarial act, has been transformed to LIMITED RESPONSIBILITY COMPANY, also transferred its registered office from Longone al Segrino Via Monticelli no. 4, to Monguzzo Via Valassina n. 18 A1 and changed the capital stock to € 50,000 fully paid-up., however, remained unchanged the […]

MAN Truck Plant

Automation for water treatment plant for Volkswagen MAN Truck – Munich  


EXIBITION MECSPE 2017 Cie will take part in the exibition MECSPE in Parma from 23 to 25 March 2017. We will present the platform Scada Cloud-based IPS Cloud designed to improve control, optimize efficiency and reduce the costs of a production line. You can find us at stand F05 in pavillion 5 at Fiere di Parma […]