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Hitachi Solutions Included in Independent Now Tech: Microsoft Business Applications Services, Q3 2020 Report

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 3:00pm

IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Hitachi Solutions , a leading provider of global industry solutions powered by the Microsoft Cloud, is proud to announce its inclusion in Forrester's Q3 2020 Now Tech report on Microsoft business applications services.

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  • IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Hitachi Solutions , a leading provider of global industry solutions powered by the Microsoft Cloud, is proud to announce its inclusion in Forrester's Q3 2020 Now Tech report on Microsoft business applications services.
  • This Now Tech report provides an overview of 39 Microsoft business applications services providers based on their size and market presence, and their ability to enable digital transformation, extend business functionality, and speed the cloud journey.
  • For more information about Hitachi Solutions and our industry-focused business transformation solutions, contact us here.
  • Hitachi Solutions America, Ltd. helps its customers successfully compete with the largest global enterprises using powerful, easy-to-use, and affordable industry solutions built on the Microsoft Cloud.

New Report from Hitachi ABB Power Grids Confirms North America's Sustainable Energy Future

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 8:48am

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, Sept 17, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - A new report from Hitachi ABB Power Grids, a global technology leader, confirms that the future of the North American energy industry is undeniably green.

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  • ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, Sept 17, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - A new report from Hitachi ABB Power Grids, a global technology leader, confirms that the future of the North American energy industry is undeniably green.
  • "By 2044, North America's dependency on fossil fuel-based energy sources will be a fraction of what it is today," said Greg Toothaker, Vice President, Energy Portfolio Management at Hitachi ABB Power Grids.
  • For more detailed Report findings or to purchase the 'North American Power Reference Case: Spring 2020' Report, please visit: https://bit.ly/3hIY62t
    About Hitachi ABB Power Grids Ltd.
    Hitachi ABB Power Grids is global technology leader with a combined heritage of almost 250 years, employing around 36,000 people in 90 countries.
  • With a proven track record, global footprint and unparalleled installed base, Hitachi ABB Power Grids balances social, environmental and economic values.

Hitachi to End Business Operations on the UK Nuclear Power Stations Construction Project

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 11:17am

TOKYO, Sept 16, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that it will end business operations on the nuclear power plant construction project in the United Kingdom (Horizon Project), which was suspended in January 2019 (1).

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Sept 16, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that it will end business operations on the nuclear power plant construction project in the United Kingdom (Horizon Project), which was suspended in January 2019 (1).
  • The Horizon Project is a proposal by Horizon Nuclear Power Limited, which Hitachi acquired in November 2012, to develop nuclear power stations comprising of two units of UK ABWR(2) at Wylfa Newydd in Anglesey, North-West Wales, with the intention to develop Hitachi's nuclear business in the UK and contribute to the energy policy of the UK government, as well as maintaining the business foundation that supports the nuclear industry in Japan.
  • As a result of this decision to end business operations on the Horizon Project, Hitachi will coordinate with the UK government and relevant organizations regarding its cooperation as the owner of ABWR licence(3) and the handling of the planned construction sites and other matters.
  • Hitachi will continue to contribute to improve social, environmental and economic value and people's quality of life through its Social Innovation Business, including the energy business.

Hitachi ABB Power Grids Expands Tropos Portfolio with Wireless Strategy for Industrial Communications

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 10:39am

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, Sept 15, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi ABB Power Grids has introduced its new wireless communication solution with the launch of the next generation Tropos TRO600 portfolio.

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  • ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, Sept 15, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi ABB Power Grids has introduced its new wireless communication solution with the launch of the next generation Tropos TRO600 portfolio.
  • With Hitachi ABB Power Grids' new wireless portfolio, we are introducing a comprehensive hybrid network that addresses unique operating challenges of disparate, purpose-builtcommunication networks," said Massimo Danieli, Managing Director, Grid Automation business unit, Hitachi ABB Power Grids.
  • Hitachi ABB Power Grids wireless solutions share Supros, a unified network management platform, enabling simpler and more efficient network deployment and operation.
  • About Hitachi ABB Power Grids Ltd.
    Hitachi ABB Power Grids is global technology leader with a combined heritage of almost 250 years, employing around 36,000 people in 90 countries.

Metabo HPT Introduces The Tank™- the Industry’s First 200 PSI High Capacity Pancake Compressor

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 2:08pm

Metabo HPT today announced The Tank - the industrys first 200 PSI High Capacity Pancake Compressor (model EC914S).

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  • Metabo HPT today announced The Tank - the industrys first 200 PSI High Capacity Pancake Compressor (model EC914S).
  • With class leading PSI, this lightweight compressor packs 25% more pressure* into a smaller body.
  • At 200 PSI and 4 CFM at 90 PSI, get more work done with less weight.
  • Metabo HPT is a brand within Koki Holdings America Ltd., the North American division of Koki Holdings Co., Ltd. Visit www.metabo-hpt.com .

Hitachi Automotive Electric Motor Systems--A New Company for Electric Vehicle Motor Business Established in USA

Friday, September 4, 2020 - 4:25am

TOKYO, Sept 4, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi Automotive Electric motor Systems Ltd. newly established Hitachi Automotive Electric Motor Systems America, Inc. in Kentucky, USA, for the development, manufacture and sale of electric vehicle motors.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Sept 4, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi Automotive Electric motor Systems Ltd. newly established Hitachi Automotive Electric Motor Systems America, Inc. in Kentucky, USA, for the development, manufacture and sale of electric vehicle motors.
  • The new company will utilize the existing office and manufacturing facilities in Berea City, owned by Hitachi Automotive Systems.
  • The establishment of this new company will further strengthen Hitachi Automotive Electric Motor Systems' business foundation in the expanding electric vehicle market and respond to the growing demand for electric vehicle motors in the USA.
  • About Hitachi Automotive Electric Motor Systems, Ltd.
    Hitachi Automotive Electric Motor Systems, Ltd. is a subsidiary of Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd., headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Hitachi ABB Power Grids Wins Projects to Build Substations for Three New Wind Farms in Poland

Thursday, September 3, 2020 - 8:34am

WARSAW, POLAND, Sept 3, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi ABB Power Grids has been awarded projects by French company, EDF Renewables, a global leader in renewable energy, to deliver three 110/20 kV power substations for three new wind power plants that it is building in Northern and Western Poland.

Key Points: 
  • WARSAW, POLAND, Sept 3, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi ABB Power Grids has been awarded projects by French company, EDF Renewables, a global leader in renewable energy, to deliver three 110/20 kV power substations for three new wind power plants that it is building in Northern and Western Poland.
  • Hitachi ABB Power Grids is the leader in power substation solutions, delivering a broad portfolio of power substation projects for windfarms.
  • About Hitachi ABB Power Grids Ltd.
    Hitachi ABB Power Grids is global technology leader with a combined heritage of almost 250 years, employing around 36,000 people in 90 countries.
  • With a proven track record, global footprint and unparalleled installed base, Hitachi ABB Power Grids balances social, environmental and economics.

Hitachi ABB Power Grids Innovates World-first Disaster Recovery Solution-based on Modular Mobile Substations

Wednesday, September 2, 2020 - 8:44am

This game-changing 'plug and play' solution contributes to Hitachi ABB Power Grids' vision of ensuring access to affordable, reliable and sustainable energy.

Key Points: 
  • This game-changing 'plug and play' solution contributes to Hitachi ABB Power Grids' vision of ensuring access to affordable, reliable and sustainable energy.
  • Hitachi ABB Power Grids' modular concept for the mobile substations market is highly configurable according to a customer's specific needs, which means it can replace different voltage ranges and standards of the grid.
  • About Hitachi ABB Power Grids Ltd.
    Hitachi ABB Power Grids is global technology leader with a combined heritage of almost 250 years, employing around 36,000 people in 90 countries.
  • With a proven track record, global footprint and unparalleled installed base, Hitachi ABB Power Grids balances social, environmental and economic values.

Hitachi Successfully Clinches Another Contract to Supply and Install 300 Lifts at HDB Blocks in Singapore

Wednesday, September 2, 2020 - 4:50am

Ltd. (Hitachi Elevator Asia) has successfully clinched another large contract for the supply and installation of lifts from the Housing & Development Board (HDB) of the Republic of Singapore (Singapore).

Key Points: 
  • Ltd. (Hitachi Elevator Asia) has successfully clinched another large contract for the supply and installation of lifts from the Housing & Development Board (HDB) of the Republic of Singapore (Singapore).
  • Hitachi Elevator Asia has been awarded the 30th term contract to supply and install another 300 lifts at HDB blocks in Singapore.
  • This is the largest single contract for Hitachi group for the second time; the first was the 28th term contract(1).
  • Hitachi Elevator Asia aims to maintain their position among the top 3 in the new installation market of Singapore with the contribution of this contract in FY2020.

Honda to Commence the Tender Offer for Shares in Keihin, Showa and Nissin

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 9:52am

Honda confirmed that all of certain conditions precedent, including filing with and permits from competition authorities of relevant countries in connection with the Tender Offer, have been satisfied, and that the conditions to commence the Tender Offer have been fulfilled.

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  • Honda confirmed that all of certain conditions precedent, including filing with and permits from competition authorities of relevant countries in connection with the Tender Offer, have been satisfied, and that the conditions to commence the Tender Offer have been fulfilled.
  • Therefore, Honda determined to commence the Tender Offer from September 2, 2020 on September 1, 2020.
  • Along with the commencement of the Tender Offer, the schedule for implementation of the Absorption-type Merger assumed as of today is as follows.
  • For more information on Hitachi, please visit the company's website at https://www.hitachi.com.