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Two Hitachi Group Companies to Merge to Expand Robotic SI Business in Japan and ASEAN Countries
Jan 30, 2023 10:08 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that it has been accelerating the global development of its line building business leveraging industrial robots and will merge Hitachi Automation, Ltd. and Kyoto Robotics Corporation, Hitachi Group companies in Hitachi's Industrial Digital Business Unit, on April 1, 2023 to strengthen the robotic SI business in Japan and ASEAN countries.
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Kurita Water Industries and Hitachi Launch a Co-creation to Implement Solution in Society and Build an Ecosystem for a Sustainable Society with "Zero Environmental Impact"
Jan 26, 2023 18:02 JST
Kurita Water Industries Ltd. and Hitachi, Ltd. recently concluded a memorandum of understanding (MOU) after reaching an agreement on launching a co-creation to implement solution in society and build an ecosystem with a focus on manufacturing industry and with a view to a sustainable society.
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Hitachi Astemo, Trend Micro, and VicOne Expand Collaboration on Security Solutions for Connected Cars, Targeting 2025 Commercialization
Jan 25, 2023 08:02 JST
Hitachi Astemo, Ltd., Trend Micro Inc. and its subsidiary VicOne Inc. have expanded their collaboration to provide security solutions for connected cars, aiming for commercialization by 2025.
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World's biggest commercial EV trial accelerates move to all-electric fleets
Jan 20, 2023 11:03 JST
The trials for Optimise Prime, the world's biggest trial of commercial electric vehicles (EVs) have come to an end, and demonstrated how barriers, such as cost and energy demand, can be overcome through digitisation and new product offerings.
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GlobalLogic to Open New Digital Engineering Centers in Spain
Jan 17, 2023 12:21 JST
GlobalLogic Inc., a Hitachi Group company and Digital Engineering leader, today announced plans to open new engineering centers across Spain.
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Research commenced with Keio University to discover drugs using "Chemicals Informatics"
Jan 12, 2023 12:29 JST
Hitachi High-Tech Solutions Corporation, in collaboration with Keio University Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences is commencing joint research that uses Materials Informatics (MI) (the Research) to improve the efficiency of the development of small molecule drugs.
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GlobalLogic Acquires Hexacta, an Innovative Digital Engineering Firm in Latin America
Jan 06, 2023 09:21 JST
GlobalLogic Inc., a Hitachi Group Company and Digital Engineering Leader, today announced the acquisition of Hexacta, a Pan-Latin-America digital and data engineering company.
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Hitachi Energy and Linxon support National Grid in achieving sustainability targets through pioneering 420 kV SF6-free gas- insulated switchgear technology
Dec 22, 2022 10:29 JST
Hitachi Energy and Linxon are collaborating to strengthen London Power Tunnels (LPT), a key power infrastructure project that will ensure reliable, clean electricity supply for England's capital city.
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Hitachi Energy to help French city of Clermont-Ferrand electrify its bus network and progress towards carbon neutrality
Dec 20, 2022 09:41 JST
Hitachi Energy, a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all, recently announced it has won an order to supply its Grid- eMotion Flash ultrafast charging system for the two busiest bus routes in the city of Clermont- Ferrand, central France.
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Hitachi High-Tech Achieves CDP's Highest Score of "A List" in Climate Change for the First Time
Dec 13, 2022 20:35 JST
Hitachi High-Tech Corporation today was selected for the 2022 "A List" by CDP(1), a non-governmental organization that conducts environmental research and information disclosure globally, out of more than 10,000 companies that were evaluated for their climate change initiatives and transparency in information disclosure.
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Hitachi High-Tech Launches High-Throughput and High-Sensitivity Wafer Surface Inspection System LS9600
Dec 13, 2022 19:14 JST
Hitachi High-Tech Corporation announced today the launch of the LS9600, a new system for detecting particles and defects on non-patterned wafer surfaces.
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Hitachi Rail provides an update on the schedule regarding the acquisition of Thales's Ground Transportation Systems business
Dec 09, 2022 16:23 JST
Hitachi Rail's planned acquisition of Thales' Ground Transportation Systems (GTS) business was announced in August 2021.
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Hitachi Rail wins major contract to deliver sustainable digital commuter railway in the Philippines
Nov 18, 2022 13:59 JST
Hitachi Rail has been awarded a major contract worth around 114bn JPY (around 814m USD) called CP04 by the Philippine Government's Department of Transportation to deliver Electrical & Mechanical Systems and Track Works, including digital signalling for the new commuter railway from Solis to Malolos in the Philippines.
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Hitachi Energy to provide world's first SF6-free 420 kV gas-insulated switchgear technology at TenneT's grid connection in Germany
Nov 10, 2022 18:41 JST
Hitachi Energy announced today it will provide the world's first sulfur hexafluoride (SF6) free 420-kilovolt (kV) gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) technology and a state-of-the-art modular prefabricated grid connection solution at a key node at TenneT's power grid in Germany, supporting the leading European grid operator to achieve its carbon neutrality goals.
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Hitachi Energy and Equinor sign a strategic collaboration agreement to accelerate the energy transition
Nov 09, 2022 12:01 JST
Hitachi Energy, a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all, today announced it has signed a strategic collaboration agreement with Equinor, one of the world's largest energy companies, to collaborate within electrification, renewable power generation and low-carbon initiatives worldwide.
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Hitachi Rail to Deliver New Trains to ATM for Metro Milan
Nov 07, 2022 16:00 JST
ATM has awarded a EUR368m framework agreement for the manufacturing of new metro trains for the Milan metro, to Hitachi Rail.
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Hitachi Energy provides highly secure, always-on connectivity to enable grid modernization and advanced smart city applications
Nov 03, 2022 09:39 JST
Hitachi Energy introduced the TRO610 cellular router that provides state-of-the-art communications and cybersecurity, purpose-built to support industrial internet of things (IIoT) applications for utilities, smart cities, oil & gas, manufacturing, and mining operations.
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Hitachi Astemo further expands its electrification business and will provide inverters and motors to JATCO, which will supply e-Axles to Nissan
Oct 31, 2022 16:50 JST
As a global leader in electrification, Hitachi Astemo, Ltd. will provide inverters and motors to JATCO Ltd (henceforth, JATCO), which will supply e-Axles to Nissan's future e-POWER* and battery electric vehicles.
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Hitachi Astemo Develops Prototype 360-Degree Stereo Vision with Multi-Camera 3D Sensing
Oct 21, 2022 12:16 JST
Hitachi Astemo, Ltd. has developed a prototype 360-degree stereo vision system for automated vehicles traveling on regular streets. Based on multi-camera 3D sensing, the all-surrounding sensing system is both high-resolution and highly accurate.
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Hitachi Astemo develops prototype of a new steer-by-wire steering device that expands cabin space
Oct 20, 2022 18:02 JST
Hitachi Astemo, Ltd. has developed a prototype of a new steer-by-wire steering device that eliminates the conventional steering wheel and expands the cabin space.
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Hitachi: Development of an Anti-Jerk Control to Improve Ride Comfort of Electrified Vehicles and Prototype of motor torque control to improve power consumption and stability of electrified vehicles
Oct 20, 2022 17:35 JST
Hitachi Astemo, Ltd. has developed a prototype of an anti-jerk control that improves ride comfort by reducing the back-and-forth jerk* that occurs when the vehicle stops, and a motor torque control that improves electricity consumption, driving stability and a sense of security by maintaining appropriate wheel slippage during regenerative braking on slippery surfaces.
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Hitachi Energy invests US$37 million to expand transformer manufacturing facility in South Boston, Virginia
Oct 13, 2022 12:06 JST
Hitachi Energy today announced plans to invest more than US$37 million in the expansion and modernization of its power transformer manufacturing facility in South Boston, Virginia to address fast-growing demand from utility customers and for applications such as renewable energy generation and data centers.
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Inauguration Ceremony for Solar Power Generation Facility at Hitachi Astemo Bekasi
Oct 07, 2022 13:42 JST
PT Hitachi Astemo Bekasi Manufacturing, located in Bekasi, West Java, Republic of Indonesia, a group company of Hitachi Astemo, Ltd., held an inauguration ceremony for a roof-installed solar power generation facility today, October 7.
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Hitachi: Participation in the CHAdeMO3.0 (ChaoJi2) demonstration project for the next-generation high power EV charging standard
Oct 06, 2022 15:51 JST
Hitachi Industrial Products, Ltd. announces participation in the project to develop and demonstrate a fast and high power charging equipped with a fast charging connector that conforms to the Japan-China next-generation charging standard CHAdeMO3.0 (ChaoJi2) specifications issued in 2021 by CHAdeMO Association ("CHAdeMO").
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Hitachi Astemo develops Steer-by-Wire prototype with advanced steering and failsafe function
Oct 03, 2022 08:30 JST
Hitachi Astemo, Ltd.has developed a Steer-by-Wire prototype for vehicles, which actuates the tires not mechanically, but through the electric control of steering wheel inputs.
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Hitachi Astemo Receives EV e-Axle Orders from Honda, and will Further Expand its Electrification Business
Sep 26, 2022 19:25 JST
As a global leader in electrification, Hitachi Astemo, Ltd. has received electric axle (e-Axle) orders for mid-size and large-size battery-electric vehicles from Honda Motor Co., Ltd., slated for a global rollout in 2026.
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Hitachi Energy launches innovative oil-free and plug-and-play traction transformer
Sep 22, 2022 12:00 JST
Hitachi Energy today announced the launch of its innovative oil-free traction transformer RESIBLOC Rail, with integrated cooling system and voltages up to 25-kilovolt (kV), at InnoTrans, the international trade fair for rail transportation at the Berlin Messe in Germany happening from September 20-23, 2022.
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Hitachi Energy to support major renewable electricity transmission between Canada and New York City
Sep 21, 2022 14:43 JST
Hitachi Energy, a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all, today announced it was selected by Transmission Developers Inc.
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Hitachi Publishes "Hitachi Integrated Report 2022" and "Hitachi Sustainability Report 2022"
Sep 16, 2022 14:05 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) has published "Hitachi Integrated Report 2022" and "Hitachi Sustainability Report 2022" as communication tools for stakeholders.
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