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Hitachi Launches "Lumada Solution Hub" to Advance and Facilitate Introduction of Lumada Solutions
Mar 20, 2019 08:05 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. will sequentially release Lumada Solution Hub from April 1, 2019, to advance and facilitate customers' digital transformation and help them innovate.
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Hitachi Automotive Systems to Strengthen its Global Organizational Structure
Mar 13, 2019 08:11 JST
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. is strengthening its global organizational structure effective from April 1, 2019, to achieve its ambitions of global leadership and being a true value creator for stakeholders.
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Hitachi to Extend Tender Offer Period for Shares of Yungtay
Mar 06, 2019 16:51 JST
Hitachi, Ltd., is currently conducting a public tender offer to acquire all issued shares of Yungtay Engineering Co., Ltd. (TWSE: 1507), an elevator and escalator company based in Taiwan, via Hitachi Elevator Taiwan Co., Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi.
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SBI and Hitachi Launch Joint Venture
Mar 06, 2019 14:38 JST
State Bank of India (SBI) and Hitachi Payment Services Pvt. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., announced the launch of merchant acquiring joint venture, SBI Payment Services Pvt. Ltd. (SBIPSPL) in Mumbai, for establishing a state-of-the-art digital payments platform for India and other countries in the region.
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Hitachi Continues Partnership with Team Penske in 2019
Mar 05, 2019 10:56 JST
Team Penske and Hitachi Group announced a continuation of their partnership for the 2019 NTT IndyCar Series season.
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Hitachi to Strengthen Business Structures by Integrating Five Group Companies
Mar 04, 2019 18:15 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. will strengthen its business structures to enhance its digital solution business as a strategy to further expand business in the People's Republic of China.
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Hitachi Consumer Marketing and Hitachi Appliances to Form a New Company
Mar 01, 2019 13:51 JST
Hitachi Consumer Marketing, Inc. and Hitachi Appliances, Inc. will, effective April 1, 2019, form a new company that will be a leader in the home appliance and air conditioner business in the digital era within the "Human Life" domain, upon which the Hitachi Group is focusing.
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Hitachi: New Clinical Study Tests Pharmacotherapy Selection System Aims to Improve the Impact of Diabetes Treatment
Feb 28, 2019 07:43 JST
University of Utah Health (U of U Health) and Hitachi, Ltd. announced that U of U Health has begun a prospective clinical study of a pharmacotherapy selection system co-developed with Hitachi at 13 primary care clinic sites starting from February 2019.
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Hitachi and Hitachi Capital Received an Order for Seawater RO Desalination System
Feb 21, 2019 12:56 JST
The Hitachi Group will be supplying facilities and equipment for water infrastructure projects in developing countries mainly in Asia.
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Prince of Songkla University (Thailand) and Hitachi Jointly Develop Sentiment Analysis Engine for Thai Language
Feb 20, 2019 15:03 JST
Achieves sentiment analysis of spoken language expressions unique to social media, based on a Thai language database containing around 100 million words
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Fundamental Technology to Support the Early Diagnosis of Neurodevelopmental Disorders from Brain Response at First Medication
Feb 11, 2019 06:10 JST
Hitachi, Ltd., Jichi Medical University (JMU), International University of Health and Welfare (IUHW) and Chuo University (Chuo-U) have developed fundamental technology to support the early differential diagnosis of concurrent autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in patients with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder(2) (ADHD).
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Hitachi Announces the Conclusion of Absorption-type Company Split Agreement Relating to Reorganization of Industrial Equipment Business
Feb 06, 2019 19:47 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. announced on October 25, 2018 that Hitachi Industrial Products, Ltd., a newly established company, will succeed to the Industrial Products Business Unit that operates the business of large-sized industrial equipment through an absorption-type split to strengthen the product business.
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Hitachi Announces Conclusion of Absorption-type Split Agreement to Strengthen the Business of Power Receiving and Transforming Facilities for Industrial Area by Company Split
Feb 06, 2019 19:26 JST
Hitachi and Hitachi Industrial Equipment Systems today concluded an absorption-type split agreement for the Company Split and, therefore, announce details of the matters that were undecided in the news release dated November 12, 2018.
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Hitachi to Strengthen Business Structures for a Transformation into a Global Leader
Feb 04, 2019 08:02 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. announced that on April 1, 2019, it will strengthen its business structures, in order to achieve a transformation into a global leader, as laid out in the 2021 Mid-term Management Plan.
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Hitachi Strengthens Wind Power Generation System Business
Jan 25, 2019 13:43 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. will strengthen its wind power generator maintenance services and expand its core product of wind power generation solution business, as part of efforts to strengthen its renewable energy business, including community-based and collaborative creation-oriented energy projects that combine solar power, storage batteries, EMS and other elements.
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Ansaldo STS to Become Fully Owned by Hitachi and Delisted
Jan 22, 2019 12:49 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) today announced that its (indirectly) wholly owned subsidiary, Hitachi Rail Italy Investments S.r.l., will come to hold 99.156% shares of Ansaldo STS S.p.A. on January 25, 2019 and will exercise the right to purchase all of the outstanding shares at Euro 12.70 per share.
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Hitachi Announces Suspension of UK Nuclear Power Stations Construction Project and Posting of Impairment Loss and Related Expenses
Jan 17, 2019 18:20 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that it has decided to suspend its new nuclear power stations project in the UK (Horizon Project) that Horizon Nuclear Power Limited (HNP), a subsidiary of Hitachi and power generation development company in the UK, has been undertaking at Wylfa Newydd on Anglesey Island in north-west Wales.
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Hitachi Wins 600 EMU Train Cars for Intercity Express Service from the Taiwan Railways Administration
Jan 15, 2019 16:34 JST
Taiwan Hitachi Asia Pacific Co., Ltd., a local group company of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) in Taiwan (Hitachi), has been awarded today an order of approx. NT$ 44.3 billion (approx. 160 billion yen) for the supply of 600 Electric Multiple Unit (EMU) train cars (12 cars x 50 trainsets) for Intercity Express service from the Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA), railway operator, and Bank of Taiwan, procurement agent of TRA.
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Hitachi Automotive Systems Develops Technology for On-board Stereo Cameras
Jan 08, 2019 13:29 JST
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. has developed a technology for its in-vehicle stereo cameras that enables highly accurate detection of small road surface irregularities while driving, including holes and small debris.
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Hitachi Automotive Systems Concludes Share Transfer Agreement with PTC2 Holdings
Dec 27, 2018 08:32 JST
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. has concluded a share transfer agreement with PTC2 Holdings Inc. a special-purpose company which is established by Polaris Capital Group Co., Ltd. to transfer all shares owned by Hitachi Automotive Systems in its wholly owned subsidiary, Hitachi Automotive Systems Measurement, Ltd., which engages in the energy station and plant construction businesses.
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Restructuring of Automotive Lithium-Ion Battery Business
Dec 26, 2018 08:05 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. had concluded an agreement with INCJ, Ltd. and Maxell Holdings, Ltd. to restructure the capital affiliation of Hitachi Vehicle Energy, Ltd. to form a joint-stock partnership structure with these companies, and had concluded both a basic agreement and share transfer agreement with them.
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Hitachi to Strengthen Energy Solutions Business with the Acquisition of ABB's Power Grids Business
Dec 18, 2018 07:25 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. has decided to acquire the world-leading power grids business from ABB Ltd and has signed an agreement with ABB.
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Hitachi to Transfer Shares in Hitachi Procurement Service to Infosys, Panasonic, and PASONA
Dec 14, 2018 13:10 JST
Hitachi, Ltd., Infosys Ltd., Panasonic Corporation, and Pasona Group Inc. announced that a contract was signed on December 14, 2018, regarding the transfer of part of the shares owned by Hitachi in Hitachi Procurement Service Co., Ltd. to Infosys, Panasonic, and Pasona Group's subsidiary PASONA Inc.
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Hitachi Automotive Systems to Transfer its Commercial Vehicle Steering Business to Knorr-Bremse
Dec 10, 2018 08:39 JST
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. has signed an agreement with Knorr-Bremse AG, the German global market leader for braking systems, to transfer Hitachi Automotive Systems' commercial vehicle steering business to Knorr-Bremse.
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Hitachi Launches "TWX-21 Source to Contract Service" a product of JAGGAER's S2C Application Suite and Hitachi's Installation Expertise
Dec 04, 2018 11:04 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. and JAGGAER announced that they signed a distribution agreement for JAGGAER's Source to Contract "S2C" Application Suite.
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International Standards Adopted by ITU-T to Address Soft Errors Affecting Telecommunication Equipment
Nov 23, 2018 08:01 JST
ITU-T, which is a United Nations specialized agency, approved standards about soft errors(1) affecting telecommunication equipment on November 13, 2018.
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MOU signed by Changhua County Government and Hitachi, Ltd. and Agreed to Use Changhua Port for Operation and Maintenance of Changhua Offshore Wind Farm
Nov 14, 2018 20:06 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that Hitachi and Changhua County Government, Taiwan (CHCG) have entered into a MOU for the purpose of smoothly carrying out the operation and maintenance (O&M) of an offshore wind farm to be constructed in Changhua County; both parties have agreed on the use of Changhua Port and its facilities and land.
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Suntory Beverage & Food and Hitachi Develop Production Planning System Utilizing AI through Collaborative Creation
Oct 31, 2018 16:14 JST
Suntory Beverage & Food Ltd. and Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that they developed the system that automatically creates optimal production plans utilizing AI through collaborative creation, and will put it into practical use as of January 2019.
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Hitachi: Demonstration Project in Germany, Large-Scale Hybrid Power Storage System Starting to Operate in November
Oct 31, 2018 11:17 JST
Having completed a large-scale hybrid power storage system in the City of Varel in Niedersachsen, NEDO, Hitachi Chemical Co., Ltd., Hitachi Power Solutions Co., Ltd. and NGK Insulators, Ltd. are starting to operate the system from November 1, 2018.
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