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Hitachi: Company Split of the Analysis Contract Service Business and the Transfer of Stock of the New Company
Oct 21, 2019 17:10 JST
Hitachi Power Solutions Co., Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., today announced that it has agreed with Endeavour United Co., Ltd., a Japanese independent investment fund management company, on the transfer of the analysis contract service business of Hitachi Power Solutions, and had concluded a stock transfer agreement.
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Hitachi Automotive Systems Starts Mass Production of High Voltage and High Output EV Inverter, the First in the World
Oct 18, 2019 14:33 JST
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. has announced the start of mass production for their 800-volt compatible high voltage and high output electric vehicle (EV) inverter, which increases EV practicality and enables long-distance driving.
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Hitachi Launches Dashboard for Building Owners and Managers to Check the Operation and Maintenance Status of Building Facilities, Including Elevators
Oct 18, 2019 08:03 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Building Systems Co., Ltd. has announced the launch of the dashboard for building owners and managers in Japan on November 15, 2019.
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Hitachi and Frasers Property Sign S$100 Million MOU to Drive Digital Transformation in the Real Estate Industry in Asia Pacific
Oct 16, 2019 15:02 JST
The size of the addressable market for Asia Pacific, excluding Japan and China, is estimated to reach US$82 billion by 20251.
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Hitachi Expands Its Elevators & Escalators Business in Laos
Oct 10, 2019 18:53 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. has announced that Hitachi Elevator Laos Co., Ltd., an elevators and escalators sales and service subsidiary in Vientiane, the capital of Lao People's Democratic Republic (Laos) has been established and has begun full-fledged business.
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Through Collaborative Creation with Hitachi, Seiyu Introduces a System to Stores that Automatically Replenishes Based on Demand Forecasted by AI
Oct 10, 2019 13:33 JST
Through collaborative creation with Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501), Seiyu GK will introduce the Hitachi Digital Solution for Retail/AI Demand Forecast Auto Replenishment Service to stores all over Japan from October 2019 as a system for automatically replenishing based on demand forecasted by AI.
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Hitachi Group Technologies Shaping an Automotive Society on Display at the 46th Tokyo Motor Show 2019
Oct 04, 2019 09:16 JST
Today Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. announced the wide range of Hitachi Group technology it will display at the 46th Tokyo Motor Show 2019.
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Northern Care Alliance NHS Group Partners with Hitachi on UK's First Fully Integrated Hospital-Wide Digital Transformation
Oct 02, 2019 11:02 JST
The Northern Care Alliance NHS Group and Hitachi Consulting today announced a partnership to deliver the UK's first fully integrated digital transformation of care processes.
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Hitachi's Elevator Delivered to Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre, a Skyscraper Complex Building in China, Received a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title as the World's Fastest
Sep 27, 2019 16:08 JST
This elevator travels with a rated speed of 1,260 m/min(2) and connects the ground floor to the hotel lobby on the 95th floor in approx. 42sec, over a distance of 440 m.
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Hitachi to Commence Initiatives to Establish a Full-Fledged Global Lift Remote Monitoring and Maintenance Service
Sep 27, 2019 10:59 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Building Systems Co., Ltd. will commence global marketing for the remote monitoring and maintenance of lifts, a service that the two companies have been providing in Japan for more than 30 years.
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Hitachi Begins Shipment of Trains from Kasado Works for the Thailand Bangkok Red Line Project
Sep 25, 2019 15:10 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. announced today that it has begun shipment of the first and second completed rolling stocks from Kasado Works in Kudamatsu City, Yamaguchi Prefecture for Bangkok Red Line Project for State Railway of Thailand.
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Hitachi: Chaskey Message Authentication Technology Developed for IoT Systems Supporting Key Infrastructure Adopted by ISO/IEC for Lightweight Cryptography
Sep 20, 2019 10:05 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. and KU Leuven today announced that Chaskey, the jointly developed message authentication technology for small IoT devices such as sensors or controllers, was adopted as international standard for lightweight cryptography ISO/IEC 29192-6, after obtaining final approval from the International Organization for Standardization (ISO).
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Hitachi to Integrate Hitachi Vantara and Hitachi Consulting to Accelerate Global Expansion of Hitachi's Social Innovation Business and Digital Growth
Sep 18, 2019 06:42 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) has announced its intent to integrate Hitachi Vantara Corporation and Hitachi Consulting Corporation to lead Hitachi's global expansion of Lumada-based solutions and digital capabilities for its customers and partners.
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Hitachi Automotive Systems Stereo Camera with Night Time Pedestrian Detection Function Adopted by Suzuki's CARRY, a First for a Light Pickup Truck
Sep 12, 2019 15:04 JST
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. today announced that its stereo camera, which enables the detection of pedestrians at night, has been adopted by Suzuki Motor Corporation for its CARRY light pickup truck.
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Hitachi Hosts "Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2019 TOKYO"
Sep 10, 2019 15:08 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that it will hold "Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2019 TOKYO" on October 17 and 18 at the Tokyo International Forum, a convention center in Tokyo metropolitan area, as a venue to seek out opportunities for Collaborative Creation with customers and partners aimed at resolving a variety of social issues, improving people's Quality of Life (QoL) and values for customers.
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FDC and Hitachi Signed Joint Venture Agreement for a New Water Solution Company
Aug 30, 2019 15:50 JST
Gotianun family-led Filinvest Development Corporation (PHY:247771496, FDC) and Hitachi Aqua-Tech Engineering Pte. Ltd. (Hitachi Aqua-Tech), a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. signed a joint venture agreement for a new water solution company to provide overall water solutions across the Republic of the Philippines.
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Hitachi Receives Order for Electricity Balancing Market System to be Established through Joint Procurement for TEPCO Power Grid, Inc. and Chubu Electric Power Co.
Aug 02, 2019 10:32 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. has announced that it received an order for the electricity balancing market system to be established through joint procurement for TEPCO Power Grid, Inc. and Chubu Electric Power Co.
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Hitachi Automotive Systems to Strengthen Connections with Start-Ups Through Collaboration with Plug and Play
Jul 31, 2019 12:10 JST
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. today announced a partnership for collaboration with Plug and Play, a global innovation platform that brings together the best startups with the world's largest corporations.
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Hitachi Young Leaders Initiative Inspires Youth Leaders to Become Change Makers through Digital Transformation
Jul 09, 2019 16:04 JST
Hitachi Asia Ltd. officially unveiled the 15th edition of Hitachi Young Leaders Initiative (HYLI 2019) with a focus on fostering a sustainable future and inspiring digital ambitions in youths.
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"Hitachi Origin Park (tentative name)" to Open in Hitachi City, Ibaraki Pref., in 2021
Jul 03, 2019 17:05 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. has announced that "Hitachi Origin Park (tentative name)" will open in Hitachi City, Ibaraki Prefecture - the company's birthplace - in the first half of FY2021.
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Announcement of Share Transfer of Hitachi Automotive Systems Subsidiary to Hitachi Transport System
Jun 27, 2019 17:34 JST
Hitachi Transport System, Ltd. and Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. today announced that they have concluded a share transfer agreement to transfer 70% of shares issued by PALENET CO., LTD. a consolidated subsidiary of Hitachi Automotive Systems.
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Hitachi Automotive Systems Stereo Camera Adopted in Suzuki's EVERY Light Commercial Vehicle and EVERY WAGON Light Passenger Vehicle
Jun 26, 2019 17:05 JST
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. has announced that its stereo camera, which enables the detection of pedestrians at night, has been adopted by Suzuki Motor Corporation for its EVERY light commercial vehicle and its EVERY WAGON light passenger vehicle.
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Hitachi Automotive Systems to Accelerate Its Transformation Toward Operational Excellence and Industry Leadership
Jun 19, 2019 17:54 JST
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. has granted KPS Capital Partners, LP a put-option agreement for the acquisition of 100% of Chassis Brakes International B.V. Staff representatives will be consulted as per applicable law, and completion will be subject to antitrust approvals.
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Hitachi and Virtusa Partner to Advance AI in Financial Services
Jun 04, 2019 08:29 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. and Virtusa Corporation, a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT outsourcing services that accelerates business outcomes for its clients, announced a new partnership to capitalize on the rapidly growing adoption of AI in financial services.
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Hitachi Receives 106 Elevator Order for Large-scale Office Buildings in Hyderabad, India
Jun 03, 2019 10:07 JST
This is the largest order for Hitachi group's elevators and escalators in India.
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Hitachi Receives Order for 174 Elevators, Escalators and Moving Sidewalks for Suvarnabhumi International Airport in Thailand
May 30, 2019 15:39 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Building Systems Co., Ltd. have received an order through Hitachi Elevator (Thailand) Co., Ltd., which is in charge of sales and maintenance service of elevators and escalators in Thailand, for the delivery of 174 units of elevators, escalators and moving sidewalks for Suvarnabhumi International Airport in Thailand.
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Hitachi Signs Contract with HIMED Xuzhou City, Jiangsu Province, China to Deliver Particle Therapy System
May 30, 2019 15:16 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. has signed a contract with Himed Hospital Management (Xuzhou) Co., Ltd., located in Xuzhou City, Jiangsu Province, People's Republic of China, on May 29 to deliver particle therapy system with capability of irradiating both proton and heavy ion.
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Hitachi and Hitachi Transport System Roll out Vehicle Sharing Service to Benefit Thailand's Logistic Sector
May 29, 2019 16:55 JST
This Service is able to efficiently dispatch vehicles upon receiving delivery orders from shippers, thereby contributing to reductions in cost and delivery time.
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Hitachi Rail STS Starts Proof of Concept of a New Digital Ticketing Solution for the Public Transportation Operator in Italy
May 29, 2019 14:56 JST
Hitachi Rail STS S.p.A has agreed with Trentino Trasporti S.p.A to carry out Proof of Concept (PoC) of a new digital ticketing solution for the public transportation operated by Trentino Trasporti including Trento-Male-Mezzana Railway and buses in the vicinity of Trento, Italy.
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