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Global Surgical Imaging Market Forecast Report 2023-2027 Featuring Leading Players - GE Healthcare, Siemens, Medtronic, Koninklijke Philips, Hitachi, Hologic, Fujifilm Medical Systems, and Geonoray - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

The "Surgical Imaging Market, Global Forecast 2023-2027, Industry Trends, Growth, Impact of Inflation, Opportunity Company Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Surgical Imaging Market, Global Forecast 2023-2027, Industry Trends, Growth, Impact of Inflation, Opportunity Company Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Hence, an increase in the prevalence of chronic diseases will boost the surgical imaging market during the forecast period.
  • Additionally, the Cardiovascular segment will also grow during the forecast period owing to the technological advancement in surgical imaging.
  • GE Healthcare, Siemens AG, Medtronic Plc., Koninklijke Philips, Hitachi Ltd., Hologic Inc., Fujifilm Medical Systems, and Geonoray Co. Ltd. are the leading players in the surgical imaging market.

GK Announces Top Accomplishments From 2022 Including 483,000 Product Installations Worldwide

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Tuesday, January 17, 2023

Major product news in 2022 included:

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  • Major product news in 2022 included:
    GK introduced GK Go, a fully integrated scanless solution for attended and unattended stores.
  • GK developed GK Engage, a cloud-based solution designed to enhance GK’s robust loyalty, promotions and consumer engagement capabilities.
  • In 2022, GK was recognized as a leader in point-of-sale (POS) technology by multiple analyst firms and trade publications.
  • Most notably:
    In the IDC Marketscape: Worldwide Point-of-Sale Vendors in Grocery and Food Store Retail 2022 Vendor Assessment GK ranked as a leader.

Kurita Water Industries and Hitachi Launch a Co-creation to Implement Solution in Society and Build an Ecosystem for a Sustainable Society with "Zero Environmental Impact"

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Thursday, January 26, 2023

as resources and combining the two companies' upcycling/energy recovery technologies and the Lumada Solution as a mechanism for verifying the circulation of resources.

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  • as resources and combining the two companies' upcycling/energy recovery technologies and the Lumada Solution as a mechanism for verifying the circulation of resources.
  • Through these activities, Kurita and Hitachi will address challenges such as the preservation and improvement of water resources and sustainable energy use and will contribute to achieving a sustainable society.
  • These initiatives, among many others aimed at making society sustainable and enhancing people's Quality of Life, have accelerated in recent years.
  • After the recent conclusion of the MOU, the scope of discussion for realization of sustainable society will be expanded and the co-creation will be accelerated.

Hitachi Astemo, Trend Micro, and VicOne Expand Collaboration on Security Solutions for Connected Cars, Targeting 2025 Commercialization

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Wednesday, January 25, 2023

TOKYO, Jan 25, 2023 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi Astemo, Ltd., Trend Micro Inc. and its subsidiary VicOne Inc. have expanded their collaboration to provide security solutions for connected cars, aiming for commercialization by 2025.

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  • TOKYO, Jan 25, 2023 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi Astemo, Ltd., Trend Micro Inc. and its subsidiary VicOne Inc. have expanded their collaboration to provide security solutions for connected cars, aiming for commercialization by 2025.
  • Hitachi Astemo's division that develops in-vehicle components for connected cars has been working with Trend Micro on the joint development of security solutions for connected cars(1) since October 2021(2).
  • Now, Hitachi Astemo,Trend Micro and VicOne, will expand collaboration on security solutions for the in-vehicle side of the business.
  • The collaboration will combine Hitachi Astemo's Edge-SIEM(3) security solution for automobiles with Trend Micro and VicOne's xCarbon(4) embedded security solution for in-vehicles, and will provide security solutions to detect and mitigate cyber attacks and their risks to connected cars on the in-vehicle side by 2025.

World's biggest commercial EV trial accelerates move to all-electric fleets

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Friday, January 20, 2023

The outcomes of this landmark study follow a year-long trial, and could help unlock the mass rollout of EV fleets across UK and beyond.

Key Points: 
  • The outcomes of this landmark study follow a year-long trial, and could help unlock the mass rollout of EV fleets across UK and beyond.
  • The fast roll out of electric vehicle fleets is vital for the UK to meet its net zero goals.
  • The sixth carbon budget requires that all new cars and vans are low-carbon and largely electric by the early 2030s 1.
  • The Climate Change Committee also advises that companies lead the transition to electric vehicles in the UK by switching their vehicle fleets to EVs in the 2020s.

Hitachi Energy awarded major orders to integrate two large offshore wind farms with Poland’s power grid

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Monday, January 9, 2023

Hitachi Energy will provide each of the two wind farms with an offshore grid connection that will receive the power from the wind turbines and transfer it to shore, a mainland grid connection that will transmit the power into the national transmission system, and a STATCOM power quality solution to ensure that power flows reliably and stably at optimal capacity and at all times, despite the often high variability of wind power.

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  • Hitachi Energy will provide each of the two wind farms with an offshore grid connection that will receive the power from the wind turbines and transfer it to shore, a mainland grid connection that will transmit the power into the national transmission system, and a STATCOM power quality solution to ensure that power flows reliably and stably at optimal capacity and at all times, despite the often high variability of wind power.
  • MFW Baltyk II and MFW Baltyk III are pending a final investment decision in 2024, and are scheduled to deliver first power in 2027.
  • The government aims to have around 11 gigawatts of offshore wind capacity either operational or under development by 20271.
  • The announcement follows a recent global agreement between Hitachi Energy and Equinor to collaborate on high-voltage transmission systems (AC and DC) to connect Equinor offshore wind farms and production facilities to mainland power grids worldwide.

Samsung Leads in U.S. Patents as Overall Grants Hit Four-Year Low

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

NEW HAVEN, Conn., Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. patent grants issued in 2022 dropped to their lowest level since 2018, and South Korean electronics titan Samsung took the top spot from longtime leader IBM as East made gains on West among the Top 50 patent assignees during the past year. Nonetheless, patent applications hit an all-time high in 2022 as the United States emerged from the COVID-19 pandemic – a harbinger for a resurgence in innovation and grants over the next one to two years.

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  • Samsung came in atop the annual IFI Top 50 patent earners with longtime leader IBM in second place.
  • But even Samsung, with 6,248 grants, saw a moderate decline (2 percent) from the prior year.
  • Following Samsung and IBM, the top 10 patent earners were Taiwan Semiconductor, Huawei Technologies, Canon, LG Electronics, Qualcomm, Intel, Apple and Toyota Motor.
  • The past year marks the third straight to see declines in patent grants, since the start of the pandemic.

Samsung Leads in U.S. Patents as Overall Grants Hit Four-Year Low

Retrieved on: 
Tuesday, January 10, 2023

NEW HAVEN, Conn., Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. patent grants issued in 2022 dropped to their lowest level since 2018, and South Korean electronics titan Samsung took the top spot from longtime leader IBM as East made gains on West among the Top 50 patent assignees during the past year. Nonetheless, patent applications hit an all-time high in 2022 as the United States emerged from the COVID-19 pandemic – a harbinger for a resurgence in innovation and grants over the next one to two years.

Key Points: 
  • Samsung came in atop the annual IFI Top 50 patent earners with longtime leader IBM in second place.
  • But even Samsung, with 6,248 grants, saw a moderate decline (2 percent) from the prior year.
  • Following Samsung and IBM, the top 10 patent earners were Taiwan Semiconductor, Huawei Technologies, Canon, LG Electronics, Qualcomm, Intel, Apple and Toyota Motor.
  • The past year marks the third straight to see declines in patent grants, since the start of the pandemic.

GlobalLogic Acquires Hexacta, an Innovative Digital Engineering Firm in Latin America

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Friday, January 6, 2023

The acquisition is part of GlobalLogic's continued strategy to expand its offerings, and its roster of exceptional engineering talent to meet the strong market demand for digital engineering services.

Key Points: 
  • The acquisition is part of GlobalLogic's continued strategy to expand its offerings, and its roster of exceptional engineering talent to meet the strong market demand for digital engineering services.
  • For more than 20 years, Hexacta has successfully delivered high-quality software development, IT consulting, UI/UX design, and data engineering and analytics services.
  • This continued transformational wave creates a strong demand for digital engineering--as provided by GlobalLogic and Hexacta.
  • Under the agreement, Hexacta will continue to operate with its existing leadership and staff as a wholly owned subsidiary of GlobalLogic.

Petrofac Limited: Trading Update

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Sunday, January 22, 2023

This will largely close-out the mature E&C portfolio that was heavily impacted by pandemic delays.

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  • This will largely close-out the mature E&C portfolio that was heavily impacted by pandemic delays.
  • Management expects to report Group revenue of approximately US$2.5 billion and a full-year business performance EBIT loss of approximately US$100 million for 2022.
  • Petrofac will continue to work closely with its partners to pursue the recovery of costs over the course of the contract and, in addition, seek to realise other portfolio upsides.
  • This includes bids submitted of approximately US$3.5 billion and a further US$1.5 billion where we are at preferred bidder stage.