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INNOTRANS 2018, FS ITALIANE: Minister Danilo Toninelli unveils the new regional Rock and Pop trains

Berlin, 18 September 2018 --- Improved comfort and punctuality for the people who choose the train for their daily commutes to work, school, for personal reasons or tourism purposes. People are at the centre of FS Italiane’s strategy. The Rock and Pop trains, on Italian rails from May 2019, will make it happen. At the world premiere at InnoTrans 2018, the international rail transport exhibition in Berlin, Danilo Toninelli, the Italian Minister of Infrastructure and Transport, unveiled the two new regional trains.

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.