Rooted in China since 2002, Siemens Shenzhen Magnetic Resonance Ltd. (SSMR) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Siemens Healthineers located in the Shenzhen high-tech industrial park, occupying a total area of about 46,000 square meters. The company’s business range covers MR (Magnetic Resonance Imaging), AT (Advanced Therapies) and ME (Medical Electronics). It is a high technology enterprise by bundling R&D, manufacturing, logistics, marketing, technical support and comprehensive services under one roof.
With the global strategy support from Siemens Healthineers, SSMR has become the biggest research & manufacturing center outside the MR headquarters in Germany. It has full capacity for developing and manufacturing entire MRI systems and key components.
In order to satisfy the growing demands of the global market, Siemens Healthineers set up a research & manufacturing base of AT and ME in Siemens MR center at the beginning of 2012 while proceeding with the expansion of MR research & manufacture scale in Shenzhen. It is an important milestone of Siemens Healthineers’ global strategy: developing in Shenzhen, aiming for the world.
Magnetic Resonance (MR) Business Line
As an important part of Siemens Healthineers’ integrated MR strategy, Shenzhen MR works closely with the headquarters in Erlangen, Germany and Siemens Magnet Technology Ltd. (SMT) in Oxford, U.K. for the development of our best-in-class MRI products which always set the trend in the global MRI business. Our PLM team is composed of excellent and professional talents, sharing around a quarter of the total headcount of SSMR. Three quarters of the team have a master's Degree or a Ph.D. SSMR MR has already supplied a few thousand MRI systems with leading technology and excellent quality to customers in more than 100 countries. A third of all products delivered by Siemens Healthineers MR to global customers have been manufactured at SSMR since 2012. Over 70% of SSMR's products are exported to overseas users and the top five countries in which our products have been installed are Japan, India, Brazil, U.S. and South Korea. Acting as one of the three Headquarter Support Centers (HSC), SSMR provides alongside as the HSCs in Erlangen (Germany) and Oxford (UK) technical support for global after-sales teams,in order to meet unique technical challenges. SSMR MR is one of Siemens Healthineers MR’s global training centers, regularly offering a range of training courses for Siemens Healthineers’ service engineers and application specialists all over the world.
Advanced Therapies (AT) Business Line
SSMR AT is the only global angiography system R&D and Manufacturing center outside AT headquarters located in Forchheim in Germany. One-third of the total employees of SSMR AT are R&D engineers. Thereof, two-thirds have the master degree or above. With the joint efforts of R & D force, SSMR AT has acquired a number of technical patents.
SSMR AT is entitleed to deliver products to near 200 countries and regions, of which more than two-thirds are overseas orders. The products are mainly exported to developed countries like Europe, the United States, Japan, as well as India, Brazil and other emerging markets. SSMR AT closely cooperates with AT Headquarters in Germany. Not only taking the mission of developing and manufacturing the new Artis series’ angiography systems, SSMR AT is also an important global base of Siemens Healthineers AT, especially the emerging markets.
Medical Electronics (ME) Business Line
As supplier for key components to medical device manufacturers, SSMR ME provides highly competitive, cost effective and innovative products and solutions to customers with outstanding quality, including: customized electronic systems, high performance imaging solutions. We’re close to our internal customers so that we can ensure short time to market, fast reaction times to meet customers’ demands on a global scale.