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Horizon Nuclear Power signs further development contracts to advance Anglesey reactor plans

~ Bechtel appointed Project management Contractor ~

~ Further contracts agreed with Hitachi Nuclear Energy Europe and JGC ~

Horizon Nuclear Power today (22 August 2018) announced it had appointed world-leading construction firm Bechtel as Project Management Contractor (PMC) for its proposed Wylfa Newydd nuclear power station on the Isle of Anglesey.

Research team led by Hitachi Cambridge Laboratory develops highly-sensitive readout detector for Si-CMOS based quantum computer

Moving one step closer to the realisation of a Si-based quantum computer


London, July 20, 2018 --- Hitachi Europe Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, “Hitachi”) today announced that researchers at the Hitachi Cambridge Laboratory (“HCL”), working in collaboration with academic partners at the University of Cambridge, University College London, and CEA-LETI (‘the team’), have successfully demonstrated a highly-sensitive detector to readout information from Si-CMOS based quantum bits (qubits).

Building Britain's bullet trains - Bombardier Transportation and Hitachi Rail confirm joint venture for HS2 bid

London, July 4, 2018 --- In a landmark day for the UK rail sector two international giants - that employ over 5,000 people in Britain - have confirmed they intend to submit a joint bid to design, build, deliver a fleet of bespoke state-of-the-art high speed trains for HS2.

Integrating MathWorks MATLAB and Microsoft Dynamics 365 Using Hitachi’s Lumada IoT platform

Tokyo, June 20, 2018 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, “Hitachi”) today announced the development of technology enabling MATLAB® and Simulink® ,(1) a tool provided by The MathWorks, Inc. (“MathWorks”) and widely used for modeling and simulation in industrial settings, and Microsoft Dynamics® 365,(2) a cloud business application of Microsoft Corporation (“Microsoft”), to collaborate through Hitachi's Lumada IoT platform.

Hitachi Solutions Announce German Acquisition

London, June 2018: Hitachi Solutions Europe Ltd. announces today the acquisition of German retail Microsoft Dynamics 365 specialist Implexis GmbH. As part of Hitachi Solutions’ plan for strategic expansion in Europe, this procurement is an exciting next step, and will generate a substantial new market for the Hitachi Solutions group, particularly in the retail sector. Hitachi Solutions and Implexis are delighted with the fit of the two businesses - both being high achieving, client orientated and focused on Microsoft’s full suite of products and technologies.

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