Ansaldo STS announces that it has been signed the contract worth Euro 88 million with STIB (Société des Transports Intercommunaux de Bruxelles) for the automatization of the lines 1&5, as part of the modernization programme of the Brussels metro (so called Pulsar project).
London, October 19, 2016 --- Hitachi Europe (HEU) Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501), today announced the results of a joint research project into the adoption of co-creation as a method of innovation. The research, conducted by Longitude Research on behalf of Hitachi, found that over half of respondents (57%) said that co-creation has transformed their company’s approach to innovation and a similar number (61%) said it is creating new commercial opportunities.
Ansaldo STS has been awarded two contracts for a total value of EURO 74.8 million related to the signalling of the DD Rome – Florence route of the AC/AV Turin – Milan – Naples line
The scope of work of Ansaldo STS, in the contracts awarded by RFI (Italian Railway Network), is related to the design and construction of the Ground Subsystem ERTMS/ETCS Level 2, of the ACC-M, and of the complementary and accessory technological upgrade operations for the DD Rome – Florence route of the AC/AV Turin – Milan – Naples line.
London, October 13, 2016 --- Hitachi Europe Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501), today announced that it is hosting the UK leg of its global series of Social Innovation Forums at Bankside Vaults, London (SE1 9UF), on Wednesday 19th October 2016. The Forum will demonstrate how businesses can take advantage of the many new opportunities being created though Social Innovation in the IoT (Internet of Things) era.
Tokyo, Japan, October 3, 2016 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501; “Hitachi”) today announced the completion of the transfer of a part of common stocks of Hitachi Capital Corporation (President & CEO: Seiji Kawabe, “Hitachi Capital”) owned by Hitachi to Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (President &Group CEO: Nobuyuki Hirano) and Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance Co., Ltd.(President & CEO: Tadashi Shiraishi) as announced on May 13 and July 22, 2016*1,2.
Hitachi Rail Europe has achieved a major milestone on behalf of the rail industry as it bids to create extra capacity and greater reliability for passengers on the UK’s congested rail network.
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501; “Hitachi”) today announced that it will begin providing “walk-through type explosives trace detection system” for critical infrastructure facilities such as power plants and data centers from this October. The system detects explosives in 3 seconds by efficiently collecting the fine particles attached on ID cards and analyzing them with built-in devices. It can screen a maximum of 1,200 individuals per hour without disrupting people flow.
London, UK, September 15, 2016---Hitachi Rail will have its biggest-ever presence at this year’s Innotrans, which is set to open its doors on 20th September in Berlin, Germany. The Hitachi Rail stand at the world’s largest trade fair dedicated to transport solutions will include Ansaldo STS, and can be found in Hall 4.2 at Stand 304.
Tokyo, September 5, 2016 --- Hitachi, Ltd. today announced its set of long-term environmental targets with a view towards 2050, called "Hitachi Environmental Innovation 2050".
Tokyo, Japan, September 2, 2016 --- Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Building Systems Co., Ltd. announced today that on September 2, they will begin Proof of Concept (PoC) tests of passenger services using the "EMIEW3" humanoid robot, which was developed by Hitachi. The tests will be conducted at Haneda Airport Passenger Terminal 2 (Domestic Flights) in collaboration with Japan Airport Terminal Co., Ltd.