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Hitachi Astemo's Inverter Adopted by Geely for the "Leishen Hi-X" Hybrid Powertrain Platform
Dec 17, 2021 17:48 JST
Hitachi Astemo Co., Ltd. today announced the adoption of its inverter by Geely Automobile Holdings Limited for the hybrid powertrain platform "Leishen Hi-X."
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Hitachi High-Tech Develops the Electron Beam Area Inspection System GS1000 to Meet Increased Demand for Inspection and Massive-Metrology in EUV Applications
Dec 14, 2021 09:37 JST
Hitachi High-Tech Corporation today announced the Development of its Electron Beam Area Inspection System GS1000.
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Hitachi Energy Partners with National Grid on World's First Replacement of SF6 in Existing High-voltage Equipment
Dec 10, 2021 10:00 JST
Hitachi Energy and National Grid have successfully energized a pilot project replacing SF6 in installed high-voltage gas-insulated lines with an eco-efficient fluoronitrile based gas mixture.
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Hitachi: Two New FE-SEM Models Launched to Support Data-Driven R&D
Dec 09, 2021 16:00 JST
Hitachi High-Tech Corporation announced today the launch of two cutting-edge FE-SEM models, the SU8600 and SU8700, that feature new detectors, capabilities, advanced automation, and more.
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Hitachi Achieves CDP's Highest Score of "Grade A" in Climate Change and Water Security
Dec 08, 2021 09:53 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. has been awarded the highest score of "Grade A" by global environmental non-profit charity CDP, in the categories of climate change and water security.
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Hitachi Selected by the University of Tsukuba for its Second Proton Therapy System as a PFI Project
Nov 22, 2021 12:57 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) announced today that it has been selected by the University of Tsukuba to provide Hitachi's proton therapy solution including its design, manufacturing, construction, maintenance and operation as a PFI (Private Finance Initiative) project.
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Hitachi Energy Launches IdentiQ Digital Twin for Sustainable, Flexible and Secure Power Grids
Nov 17, 2021 08:32 JST
Further to its press release on October 13, 2021, announcing its evolution to Hitachi Energy, the global technology and market leader in power grids today launched IdentiQ, its digital twin(1) solutions for high-voltage direct current (HVDC) and power quality solutions.
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Hitachi Energy Releases Global Updates to Grid Edge Solutions Portfolio Including New Services
Nov 10, 2021 16:05 JST
Hitachi Energy has today launched the next generation of its e-mesh(1) portfolio of energy storage and digital automation solutions.
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Hitachi, Ltd. and cbs Corporate Business Solutions Support Fast and Efficient Transition of Japanese Companies to SAP S/4HANA
Nov 08, 2021 10:03 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) and cbs Corporate Business Solutions (NYSE: cbs) announced that they have signed a business partner agreement on September 24, 2021, to support SAP S/4HANA transition for Japanese companies.
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Hitachi: Commenced Demonstration Operation of Cloud-based Advanced Energy Management System in Slovenia
Nov 05, 2021 14:49 JST
New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) and Hitachi, Ltd., in cooperation with ELES, d.o.o., Slovenian national power transmission company, have completed "a cloud-based Advanced Energy Management System (AEMS)".
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"Hitachi Origin Park" Opens in the Company's Birthplace, Hitachi City, Ibaraki Pref., Japan
Nov 05, 2021 13:42 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that it opens Hitachi Origin Park ("Origin Park") in Hitachi City, Ibaraki Prefecture (north of Tokyo), Japan, the company's birthplace.
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Hitachi Rail to Receive 100% Renewable Electricity from ScottishPower
Nov 05, 2021 13:12 JST
With COP26 underway, two Principal Partners for one of the most important climate summits in recent history have come together to agree a new renewable energy deal.
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FERROVIENORD and Hitachi Rail Sign Contract for 50 High Capacity Trains
Nov 04, 2021 08:07 JST
FERROVIENORD and Hitachi Rail STS SpA signed the third supply contract for 50 high capacity "Caravaggio" regional trains for the amount of 451,850,000 euro, within the 2018 Framework Agreement.
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Hitachi Participates in COP26 as a Principal Partner
Nov 01, 2021 08:07 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. is participating in the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) in Glasgow, Scotland, from October 31 to November 12, in the capacity of "Principal Partner." Hitachi will offer presentations at Conference seminars, set up exhibits, and hold events both online and outside of the Conference venue.
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Hitachi Named a Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Industrial IoT Platforms for Second Consecutive Year
Oct 27, 2021 11:39 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Vantara, the digital infrastructure, data management and analytics, and digital solutions subsidiary of Hitachi, today announced Hitachi has been named a Leader in 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Industrial IoT Platforms for the second consecutive year.
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Hitachi Energy Announces EconiQ Transformers for Advancing a Sustainable Energy Future for All
Oct 21, 2021 12:14 JST
Hitachi Energy today announced the introduction of EconiQ transformers reinforcing its Purpose: 'Advancing a sustainable energy future for all'.
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Hitachi, Tohoku University and Kyoto University Become World's First to Establish Technology for Highly Efficient, High-quality Production of Actinium-225, a Material Required for Internal Radiation Therapy Called TAT
Oct 19, 2021 13:03 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), Tohoku University and Kyoto University have become the world's first (1) to establish technology for the highly efficient and high-quality production of actinium-225 (225Ac), a substance required for a form of radiation therapy known as targeted alpha therapy (TAT).
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids Consortium Awarded Major Contract
Oct 06, 2021 13:13 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids today announced that it is the lead in a consortium that has been awarded a major contract worth several hundreds of millions of US dollars from the Saudi Electricity Company and the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company.
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Hitachi Establishes a New Corporate Venture Capital Fund to Expand Strategic Investments in the Environment and Healthcare
Oct 04, 2021 16:01 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that it established a second fund for Hitachi Ventures (HV), the corporate venture capital (CVC) arm of Hitachi.
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Hitachi Partners with Bao Viet Insurance to Drive Innovation in Insurance Business using AI and Medical Big Data
Oct 01, 2021 17:07 JST
Bao Viet Insurance, the largest Non-life insurance company of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Hitachi, Ltd., and Hitachi Asia (Vietnam) Co, Ltd., Hitachi's local subsidiary in Vietnam, have signed an agreement to collaborate and drive innovation in the insurance business.
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Hitachi: Compact, Lightweight Direct-Drive System to Make In-Wheel Electric Vehicles Closer to a Production Reality
Sep 30, 2021 17:27 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Astemo, Ltd. today jointly announced the development a compact, lightweight direct-drive(1) system for the increasingly popular EV segment,(2) which combines the motor, inverter, and brake into a single unit.
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Stereo Camera Adopted in Suzuki's New Wagon R Smile
Sep 30, 2021 16:58 JST
Hitachi Astemo, Ltd. has announced the adoption of its stereo camera by Suzuki Motor Corporation for the New Wagon R Smile city car, launched in September 2021.
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GlobalLogic Launches Collaborative Hub Based In Lumada Innovation Hub Tokyo
Sep 28, 2021 08:51 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. and GlobalLogic, a Hitachi Group Company, today announced the launch of a collaborative hub to promote digital transformation (DX) services in the Japanese market.
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Hitachi Sets New Target to Contribute to a Net Zero Society
Sep 13, 2021 10:41 JST
Hitachi (TSE: 6501) has underlined its commitment to address climate change by strengthening its own climate target to contribute to a Net Zero society by achieving carbon neutrality through its entire value chain including production, procurement and the use of products and services by FY2050.
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Hitachi Elevator Philippines Receives 67 Elevators and Escalators Order for Its First Railway System Project
Sep 09, 2021 12:57 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. announced that Hitachi Elevator Philippines Corporation, a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., operates in the installation, and maintenance of elevators and escalators in the Philippines has received an order for 67 units of elevators and escalators for the development of the North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) Phase 1 project as its first railway system project.
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Hitachi: Damping Force Adjustment Absorber Adopted by Toyota for New Land Cruiser
Aug 30, 2021 18:18 JST
Hitachi Astemo Co., Ltd. today announced that its damping force adjustment absorber co-developed with Aisin Corporation was adopted by Toyota Motor Corporation for the new Land Cruiser launched in June.
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Hitachi Rail Enters Agreement to Acquire Thales' Ground Transportation Systems Business
Aug 04, 2021 14:25 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Rail today agreed to acquire Thales' Ground Transportation Systems business for an enterprise value of EUR1,660 million (~YEN215 billion).
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Hitachi Completes Acquisition of GlobalLogic
Jul 14, 2021 09:27 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that it has completed the acquisition of GlobalLogic Inc. pursuant to the terms of the definitive agreement signed on March 31, 2021.
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Polish-Japanese Smart Grid Demonstration Project in Poland has been completed
Jul 08, 2021 17:41 JST
Hitachi, Ltd., Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC), Polskie Sieci Elektroenergetyczne S.A. (PSE), Energa Operator S.A. (EOP) and Energa OZE S.A. (EOZE) today announced that the Polish-Japanese Smart Grid Demonstration Project in Republic of Poland (Poland), which promoted with Showa Denko Materials Co., Ltd. (Showa Denko Materials) has been completed on June 30, 2021.
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