Irvine, Calif., U.S., and Tokyo, Japan, March 7, 2011 — Western Digital Corporation (NYSE: WDC, “WD”) and Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT / TSE:6501, “Hitachi”) announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement to transfer Hitachi's Hard Disk Drive (HDD) business to WD.
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Maidenhead, UK. 3 March 2011 — Hitachi Display Products Group (DPG) has introduced two new ultra high brightness (UHB) TFT display modules which are ideal for sunlight readable applications. The two new transmissive mode displays feature high brightness LED backlighting providing an exceptional brightness of 1000cd/m². The long life LED backlights employed provide 70K hours of operation to half brightness lifetime.
LONDON, UK, March 1, 2011 — Agility Trains Ltd. today announced that it is delighted by the Department for Transport's decision to proceed with the Intercity Express Programme (IEP) with Agility Trains, subject to financial close. Under the IEP Agility Trains will deliver train services to Train Operating Companies at a fixed price for approximately 30 years using the IEP family of trains.
TOKYO, Japan, February 8, 2011 — Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT / TSE:6501) today announced continued enhancements to its supply network transport systems that will enable more efficient and reliable network operations and mark advancements in global standards. The company recently completed a successful AMN1710 transport system demonstration of multivendor interoperability.
Tokyo, February 3, 2011 — Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT/TSE:6501) today announced the following executive changes in accordance with a resolution passed by a meeting of the Board of Directors held today. The appointments take effect on April 1, 2011.
Tokyo, February 3, 2011 — Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT / TSE:6501) today announced its consolidated financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2010, ended December 31, 2010.
Tokyo, February 3, 2011 — Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT/TSE:6501) today announced the following changes of directors in accordance with a resolution passed by a meeting of the Board of Directors held today.
February 2011 — Hitachi Digital Media Group announces the launch of a new LCD projector that delivers full interactive capability in combination with all of the benefits of the recently available Ultimate Short Throw series. The innovative iPJ-AW250NM integrates Hitachi Starboard software to deliver a complete interactive experience on any flat surface.
TOKYO, January 27, 2011 — Hitachi Maxell, Ltd. (hereafter “Maxell”) today announced that the establishment of a new company was approved at the Board of Directors Meeting held January 27, 2011. The new company, to be named Hitachi Maxell Energy, Ltd. (hereafter “Maxell Energy”), will be established through a corporate spin-off on April 1, 2011. Maxell Energy will conduct manufacturing and sales activities as part of Maxell's battery operations.
Tokyo, January 27, 2011 — Hitachi Maxell, Ltd. today announced that a new President and Chief Executive Officer will be appointed.