Hitachi, Ltd. Press Release


Hitachi ABB Power Grids Wins $6.6 Million Projects to Digitalize High-Speed Rail in the UK
Oct 14, 2020 16:48 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids, as part of its ongoing work with UK Power Networks Services to help manage existing traction power assets on High Speed 1 (HS1), has been awarded a contract worth around $6.6 million to upgrade the Static Var Compensator (SVC) Control systems and load balancer.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids and Tensio TN AS to deliver Norway's First Fully Digital, Eco-efficient Substation
Oct 13, 2020 15:25 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids is collaborating with the Norwegian power grid operator Tensio TN AS on the delivery of a new, eco-efficient, digital, 145 kV substation at Suttero.
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Hitachi Exhibits in the "CEATEC 2020 ONLINE"
Oct 09, 2020 12:36 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that it will exhibit in the CPS (1)/IoT (2) Exhibition "CEATEC 2020 ONLINE" (CEATEC) to be held online for four days from October 20 to 23.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids India wins INR 100 crore order from HPCL Rajasthan Refinery Limited
Oct 08, 2020 18:01 JST
The infrastructure development will help to power its new refinery and petrochemical project in the Barmer district of Rajasthan.
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Hitachi Automotive Systems Stereo Camera with Nighttime Pedestrian Detection Adopted by Suzuki for their "Spacia" Series with Enhanced Safety Devices
Oct 05, 2020 10:51 JST
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. today announced that its stereo camera, with nighttime pedestrian detection features, has been adopted by Suzuki Motor Corporation for their "Spacia" series.
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Poland's Largest Hybrid Battery Energy Storage System Commence Full-scale Technology Demonstration
Oct 02, 2020 17:20 JST
The project is supported by the Ministry of Climate of the Republic of Poland and has been carried out in cooperation with Polish project partner companies: Polskie Sieci Elektroenergetyczne S.A. (PSE), Energa Operator S.A. (EOP) and Energa OZE S.A. (EOZE).
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids Acquires Pioneer Solutions LLC and Strengthens Energy Portfolio Management
Sep 29, 2020 11:24 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids has signed a definitive agreement to acquire US-based Pioneer Solutions LLC, a provider of industry-leading front-to-back-office Commodities/Energy Trading and Risk Management (C/ETRM) solutions, headquartered in Denver, Colorado, USA.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids Energizes First Phase of Raigarh-Pugalur 800 kV UHVDC Transmission Link
Sep 28, 2020 08:18 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids India, along with consortium partner Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), has successfully energized the first phase of the 6,000 megawatt (MW) +/-800 kilovolt (kV) Ultra-high Voltage Direct Current (UHVDC) transmission link connecting Raigarh in Central India to Pugalur in the southern state of Tamil Nadu.
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Hitachi Begins Testing of 5G Powered Industrial IoT Solutions at its Silicon Valley Research Center in California, USA
Sep 25, 2020 14:44 JST
The network will leverage 5G and Hitachi?s platform technology to accelerate the development and demonstrate the value of digital transformation across industries.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids to Invest Over $100 Million in Strategic Realignment of Global High-Voltage Switchgear Business
Sep 24, 2020 12:30 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids today announced a strategic realignment of its global high-voltage switchgear manufacturing, engineering and service footprint to enhance competitiveness in a dynamic market environment marked by increasing competition.
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Hitachi Hosts "Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2020 TOKYO ONLINE"
Sep 23, 2020 13:22 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that it will hold the "Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2020 TOKYO ONLINE" from November 4 to 6 as a venue to seek out opportunities for Collaborative Creation with customers and partners, and work towards realizing a sustainable society through the Social Innovation Business.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids Launches Open and Scalable Ecosystem for Digitalization of Transformers
Sep 23, 2020 09:38 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids is delighted to launch the TXpertTM Ecosystem for the digitalization of transformers.
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New Report from Hitachi ABB Power Grids Confirms North America's Sustainable Energy Future
Sep 17, 2020 15:48 JST
A new report from Hitachi ABB Power Grids, a global technology leader, confirms that the future of the North American energy industry is undeniably green.
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Hitachi to End Business Operations on the UK Nuclear Power Stations Construction Project
Sep 16, 2020 18:17 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that it will end business operations on the nuclear power plant construction project in the United Kingdom (Horizon Project), which was suspended in January 2019.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids Expands Tropos Portfolio with Wireless Strategy for Industrial Communications
Sep 15, 2020 17:39 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids has introduced its new wireless communication solution with the launch of the next generation Tropos TRO600 portfolio.
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Hitachi: Advanced Driver Assistance ECU and High-Definition Map Position Unit Adopted in Nissan's New Model "Skyline"
Sep 08, 2020 16:24 JST
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. today announced that their advanced driver assistance ECU (Electronic Control Unit) and high-definition map position unit capable of automatic map updates via OTA (Over The Air)(1) has been adopted in Nissan Motor Corporation's new model "SKYLINE", which went on sale in September 2019, for the first time.
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Hitachi Automotive Electric Motor Systems--A New Company for Electric Vehicle Motor Business Established in USA
Sep 04, 2020 11:25 JST
Hitachi Automotive Electric motor Systems Ltd. newly established Hitachi Automotive Electric Motor Systems America, Inc. in Kentucky, USA, for the development, manufacture and sale of electric vehicle motors.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids Wins Projects to Build Substations for Three New Wind Farms in Poland
Sep 03, 2020 15:34 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids has been awarded projects by French company, EDF Renewables, a global leader in renewable energy, to deliver three 110/20 kV power substations for three new wind power plants that it is building in Northern and Western Poland.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids Innovates World-first Disaster Recovery Solution-based on Modular Mobile Substations
Sep 02, 2020 15:44 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids has pioneered a ground- breaking modular mobile substation solution which vastly reduces the time to restore power in the case of major disruptive events such as natural disasters.
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Hitachi Successfully Clinches Another Contract to Supply and Install 300 Lifts at HDB Blocks in Singapore
Sep 02, 2020 11:50 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that Hitachi Elevator Asia Pte. Ltd. (Hitachi Elevator Asia) has successfully clinched another large contract for the supply and installation of lifts from the Housing & Development Board (HDB) of the Republic of Singapore (Singapore).
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Honda to Commence the Tender Offer for Shares in Keihin, Showa and Nissin
Sep 01, 2020 16:52 JST
Honda confirmed that all of certain conditions precedent, including filing with and permits from competition authorities of relevant countries in connection with the Tender Offer, have been satisfied, and that the conditions to commence the Tender Offer have been fulfilled.
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Hitachi Constructs Japan's First Platform for Integrated Management of Cell and Tracing Information throughout the Value Chain for Regenerative Medicine Products through Collaborative Creation with Alfresa and Others
Aug 31, 2020 10:11 JST
Hitachi will start the practical operation of the platform in 2021 following an operational test and Alfresa will be one of the first users of the platform.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids Awarded Three-year Contract by Gulf Cooperation Council Interconnection Authority for New RelCare Solution
Aug 26, 2020 16:08 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids has today launched a new relia- bility-based service solution, RelCare, which has been selected by Gulf Cooperation Council Interconnection Authority (GCCIA). GCCIA will become the first customer of the RelCare service.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids Joins Effort to Protect Power Utilities from Cyber Threats
Aug 26, 2020 08:00 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids is joining with Fortress Information Security (Fortress) as a participant in its Asset to Vendor Network (A2V), which will enable the company to quickly and seamlessly share information about its cybersecurity preparedness with United States and Canada-based power utilities.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids Partners with Zenobe Energy to Develop First of its Kind Traction Power Solution for UK Railways
Aug 25, 2020 16:29 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids Ltd. is partnering with Zenobe Energy Limited., a leading owner and operator of battery energy storage systems, to deliver a first of its kind system that converts power from batteries to energise the 25 kilovolt (kV) rail traction power system.
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World's First Smart Fossil-free Island Deploys Hitachi ABB Power Grids' Solution
Aug 25, 2020 09:07 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids has teamed up with Groupe Renault to give EV batteries a new lease of life and support the integration of renewable energy into the grid, as part of the 'Sustainable Porto Santo' initiative.
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Hitachi and Bombardier Awarded Contract to Supply 23 Very High-speed Frecciarossa Trains to Trenitalia for Operation by ILSA on Routes in Spain
Aug 12, 2020 16:56 JST
The contract value is around 800 million euro (US$943 million) in a partnership involving company participation of approximately 60 percent and 40 percent respectively.
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Hitachi Rail to Acquire Railway Technology Firm Perpetuum to Accelerate UK Digitization Strategy
Aug 12, 2020 16:33 JST
Hitachi Rail Ltd has announced today that it has agreed to acquire Perpetuum, a technology firm that is pioneering digital technology to optimise railway operations, offering improved efficiency, safety and quality of service.
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SDK to Record Operating/Non-operating Expenses for Acquisition of Hitachi Chemical's Shares, and Extraordinary Loss
Aug 06, 2020 15:00 JST
Showa Denko (SDK; TSE:4004) announces that it will record expenses of 21.6 billion yen, consisting of 4.3 billion yen operating expenses and 17.3 billion yen non-operating expenses, in the first half of 2020 with regard to its acquisition of shares in Hitachi Chemical Company, Ltd. (Hitachi Chemical). SDK will also record an extraordinary loss of 4.7 billion yen as it adjusts graphite electrode production capacity.
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