Press Releases 2014

Hitachi and Johnson Controls Announce Collaboration for Building Solutions

Tokyo, January 31, 2014 – Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) today announced that it has agreed to collaborate with Johnson Controls, Inc. in the field of Building Solutions to help the two companies’ customers achieve their goals in enterprise sustainability, the efficient use of energy, water, human and other resources and the application of building and information technologies in data acquisition, analysis and decision-making.

Hitachi and Hitachi Medical Announce Share Exchange as Method of Making Hitachi Medical a Wholly-Owned Subsidiary of Hitachi

Tokyo, January 30, 2014 -- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501; “Hitachi”) and Hitachi Medical Corporation (TSE: 6910; “Hitachi Medical”) today announced that they have determined the method for making Hitachi Medical a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hitachi to be a share exchange with Hitachi as the wholly-owning parent company and Hitachi Medical as the wholly-owned subsidiary (the “Share Exchange”). Details of the Share Exchange including the exchange ratio, the effective date and the status following the Share Exchange, etc. will be announced when they are finalized.

Hitachi Concludes Absorption-type Company Split Agreement Related to Reorganization of Information and Control Solution Business for Industrial Fields, Security System Business and Printed-circuit Board Manufacturing Business

Tokyo, January 30, 2014 -- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, “Hitachi”) on November 25, 2013 announced that it had decided to reorganize and concentrate the information and control solution business for industrial fields, the security system business and the printed-circuit board manufacturing business on April 1, 2014. These businesses are currently spread out across Hitachi and five Group companies. The purpose of the restructuring is to strengthen and expand the infrastructure systems business.

Hitachi Concludes Absorption-type Company Split Agreement Related to Air Conditioning Systems Business in Japan

Tokyo, January 30, 2014 -- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, “Hitachi”) on November 25, 2013 announced that it had decided to transfer and integrate the air conditioning systems construction business, etc. in Japan ("Business to Be Transferred") of Hitachi into a wholly-owned subsidiary Hitachi Plant Services Co., Ltd. (“Hitachi Plant Services”) through a company split (“Company Split”) on April 1, 2014. The purpose of the restructuring is to strengthen and expand the infrastructure systems business.

Hitachi Concludes Absorption-type Company Split Agreement Related to the Restructuring of Elevator and Escalator Business in Japan

Tokyo, January 30, 2014 -- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501 / "Hitachi") announced on October 23, 2013, that it had decided to transfer its elevator and escalator business in Japan (the “Business to be Transferred”) and integrate it in Hitachi Building Systems Co., Ltd. ("Hitachi Building Systems"), a wholly-owned subsidiary, through a company split on April 1, 2014 (the “company split” ). The purpose of the restructuring is to strengthen and expand the elevator and escalator business in Japan.

Corporate Logotype and Logomark of Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems

Tokyo, January 28, 2014 -- Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (TSE:7011/”MHI”) and Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501/”Hitachi”) today announced that they have decided on the official corporate logotype and logomark of Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd., the new company set for launch on February 1, 2014, through the business integration centered on the thermal power generation systems of both companies.

58 Group Companies of Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems to Be Launched

Tokyo, January 28, 2014 -- Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (TSE:7011/”MHI”) and Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501/”Hitachi”) today announced that Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) , the new company to be established by the business integration centered on the thermal power generation systems of MHI and Hitachi in tandem with the launch on February 1, 2014, will launch 58 MHPS group companies (nine companies in Japan and 49 companies in other countries).

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and Hitachi to Collaborate on the Distributed Gas Engine Power Generation Systems Business in China

Tokyo, January 21, 2014 --- Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (TSE: 7011, “MHI”) and Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, “Hitachi”) today announced that the two companies agreed to collaborate on the distributed gas engine power generation systems*1 business in China, and signed an agreement on this collaboration.

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