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AD ECU and OTA Unit Adopted in New Model Legend Capable of Over-the-Air (OTA) Vehicle Control Software Updating
Apr 26, 2021 10:35 JST
An AD ECU capable of updating vehicle control software and an OTA Unit that receives and manages update data, both developed by Hitachi Astemo, Ltd. as "over-the-air (OTA) software update solutions", have been adopted by the new model Honda Legend, which is equipped with a traffic jam pilot function that achieves Automated Driving Level 3 and was released in March by Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
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Local Production of Hitachi Automatic Analyzer 3500 to Commence in China
Apr 15, 2021 15:42 JST
Hitachi High-Tech Corporation today announced that it will commence local production in China for assembled products of the Hitachi Automatic Analyzer 3500 for the Chinese market.
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Hitachi Astemo to showcase advanced mobility solutions at Auto Shanghai 2021
Apr 09, 2021 12:05 JST
Hitachi Astemo is pleased to announce that Hitachi Astemo (China) Ltd., our regional head office in China, will exhibit at the 19th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition.
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Hitachi and Axcelead to start joint development of solutions for the efficient creation of next-generation biopharmaceuticals
Apr 07, 2021 14:32 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. and Axcelead, Inc. today announced that they have agreed on a comprehensive collaborative partnership to develop solutions contributing on more efficient creation of next-generation biopharmaceuticals with digital technology and drug discovery platform.
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Completion of Chubu Electric Power Grid Hida Converter Station Equipped with Hitachi's Frequency Converters
Apr 01, 2021 12:11 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. announced that the operations of the Hida-Shinano frequency conversion facility have commenced, enabling the Shin-Shinano Substation of TEPCO Power Grid, Inc. (TEPCO) to be connected to the Hida Converter Station of Chubu Electric Power Grid Co., Inc. (Chubu Electric Power), to which Hitachi delivered a line commutate converter high-voltage direct current (HVDC) system.
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Hitachi Joins 'The Valuable 500', an International Initiative to Promote Disability Inclusion
Mar 08, 2021 11:28 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that it has joined "The Valuable 500," an international movement to promote active participation by persons with disabilities.
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Hitachi Developed the Hitachi Electronic Signature Service, to Eliminate Personal Seals with High Authenticity of Information by Blockchain Technology
Mar 03, 2021 10:48 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. has announced that it has developed the Hitachi Electronic Signature Service, which implements secure electronic contracts based on blockchain (distributed ledger) technology.
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Hitachi Launches 'Hitachi Industrial Edge Computer CE series Embedded AI model'
Feb 01, 2021 16:22 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. has announced the launch of "Hitachi Industrial Edge Computer CE series Embedded AI model", that was developed in collaboration with Intel Corporation.
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Hitachi Selected as a constituent of 'FTSE4Good Index Series' and 'FTSE Blossom Japan Index', World-leading ESG Indexes
Jan 27, 2021 10:07 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501, "Hitachi") today announced that the company has been selected as a constituent of the "FTSE4Good Index Series" and the "FTSE Blossom Japan Index," world-leading ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) indexes.
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Thailand's First Demonstration Project of Optimized Performance Enabling Network for Volt/Var(Q) (OPENVQ) in Power Transmission Networks
Jan 12, 2021 11:21 JST
Electricity demand in Thailand is growing as its economy develops, and the country is now faced with a challenge to reduce the loss of power in the transmission network.
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Olympus and Hitachi Announce Long-Term Business Alliance regarding Endoscopic Ultrasound Systems
Jan 06, 2021 17:48 JST
Olympus Corporation and Hitachi, Ltd. have signed a five-year contract to jointly develop Endoscopic Ultrasound Systems (EUS).
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Hitachi Automotive Systems, Keihin, Showa, and Nissin Kogyo Conclude Management Integration and Commence Operations as Hitachi Astemo
Jan 06, 2021 17:17 JST
On January 1, 2021, Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd., Keihin Corporation, Showa Corporation and Nissin Kogyo Co., Ltd. concluded management integration to form Hitachi Astemo, Ltd., a leading provider of mobility solutions to the automotive industry.
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Hitachi Capital, Hitachi Asia, and SANTEC Begin Collaboration to Drive Solar Power Generation Business in Thailand
Dec 28, 2020 08:19 JST
Hitachi Capital (Thailand) Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi Capital Corporation, Hitachi Asia (Thailand) Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., and SANTEC POWER SOLUTIONS CO.,LTD. entered into Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).
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Hitachi Automotive Systems Stereo Camera with Lane Keep Assist Adopted by Suzuki for their 'XBEE' with Enhanced Safety Devices
Dec 18, 2020 14:09 JST
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. today announced that its stereo camera, with lane keep assist and nighttime pedestrian detection features, has been adopted by Suzuki Motor Corporation for their "XBEE".
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids launches all-new remote terminal unit to support grid modernization and renewables integration
Dec 17, 2020 15:04 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids has announced the launch of the RTU530, an all-new Remote Terminal Unit (RTU) that builds on the established reliability and efficiency of the RTU500 series.
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Arcelik and Hitachi Global Life Solutions Announce their Intention to Form a Joint Venture in the Global Home Appliances Business (excluding Japan)
Dec 17, 2020 12:36 JST
Today Arcelik A.S. and Hitachi Global Life Solutions, Inc. (Hitachi GLS) have signed a share purchase agreement to establish a new joint venture company.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids Energizes NordLink and Accelerates Europe Towards a Carbon-neutral Energy System
Dec 10, 2020 08:14 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids today announced the energization of the NordLink project, a 623-km long high-voltage direct current (HVDC) electricity interconnection that for the first time links German and Norwegian power markets.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids' Innovative Technology Sset to Contribute to the UK's Carbon-neutral Future
Dec 07, 2020 06:29 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids has launched a year-long trial of the world's first hybrid solution, which combines a STATCOM (static compensator) with a synchronous condenser, working with SP Energy Networks, the University of Strathclyde and the Technical University of Denmark.
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Hitachi Develops IoT Platform for the High Value-added Buildings Required for the New Normal
Nov 13, 2020 09:13 JST
Hitachi will launch the IoT platform in 2020 as a new Lumada solution in the field of buildings, in Japan.
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Hitachi Announces Lumada Alliance Program to Drive Economic, Social, Environmental and Quality of Life Innovation
Nov 04, 2020 16:54 JST
Lumada is the name of Hitachi's advanced digital solutions and services for turning data into insights that drive digital innovation.
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Hitachi Rail and Mitsubishi Corp to Deliver Metro de Panama Line 3 worth JPY 92.0 Billion
Oct 30, 2020 23:10 JST
Hitachi, Ltd., Hitachi Rail STS S.p.A. (Hitachi Rail) and Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) have signed approximately JPY 92.0 billion contract with HPH Consortium, the prime contractor for Panama Metro Line 3. Line 3 is a 25 km, elevated double-track monorail system, which will include 14 new stations.
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Hitachi "Paperless & Office" Innovations to Achieve New Workstyles in the New Normal
Oct 27, 2020 11:59 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) announced today that it is undertaking efforts with a view toward adopting new workstyles under the "New Normal," in which a use of "Working from Home" will be the standard, starting from April 2021.
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Hitachi Named a Leader in 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Industrial IoT Platforms
Oct 27, 2020 09:59 JST
Hitachi also received the highest placement in the 2020 Leaders quadrant for ability to execute. The company had previously been positioned in the Visionaries quadrant for the past two years.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids Wins Major Order to Support Sub-Saharan Africa's Largest Solar Venture in Angola
Oct 27, 2020 07:51 JST
The delivery includes the design, main power equipment supply, testing and commissioning services.
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Hitachi Acquired Additional Shares to Hold Majority of Shares of Yungtay, Elevator Company Based in Taiwan
Oct 15, 2020 16:41 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that it acquired 9.99% (41,080,000 shares) of all the issued shares in Yungtay Engineering Co., Ltd.
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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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