Digital Systems

Hitachi Energy launches innovative oil-free and plug-and-play traction transformer

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

By integrating an efficient cooling system, Hitachi Energy significantly reduces installation complexity for train manufacturers while retaining the benefits of dry-type transformers.

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  • By integrating an efficient cooling system, Hitachi Energy significantly reduces installation complexity for train manufacturers while retaining the benefits of dry-type transformers.
  • In 2018, Hitachi Energy officially launched its flagship dry-type traction transformer: RESIBLOC Rail with voltages up to 15 kV.
  • Hitachi Energy has now further enhanced the capabilities of this technology and is introducing RESIBLOC Rail up to 25 kV with integrated cooling system.
  • This traction transformer comes with a factory-fitted cooling system that is integrated with the design of the traction transformer, thus offering a never-before possibility of a plug-and-play solution of dry-type traction transformer to the customer.

Hitachi Vantara Federal Names Mark Serway President & Chief Executive Officer

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Hitachi Vantara Federal, a leader in data-driven solutions and services for the Federal Government, today announced Mark Serway as the companys new President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

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  • Hitachi Vantara Federal, a leader in data-driven solutions and services for the Federal Government, today announced Mark Serway as the companys new President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220920005155/en/
    Mark Serway, President & CEO of Hitachi Vantara Federal (Photo: Business Wire)
    Marks unparalleled understanding of Hitachi Vantara Federals business operations, combined with his deep federal domain expertise, makes him the perfect candidate to lead Hitachi Vantara Federal to continued sustainable growth, said Darryl Garrett, Hitachi Vantara Federals Chairman of the Board of Directors.
  • Mark Serway joined Hitachi Vantara Federal in 2017 as the companys Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Vice President of Operations.
  • I am honored to serve Hitachi Vantara Federal and our community of partners and customers in this new capacity, said Serway.

Hitachi Develops a Touchless Operating Panel Establishing an Elevator Without Physical Floor Buttons that Allows Users to Experience a Completely New Sensation

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Wednesday, September 14, 2022

TOKYO, Sept 14, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) and Hitachi Building Systems Co., Ltd. announced that they developed a touchless operating panel establishing an elevator without physical floor buttons(1) that allows users to experience a completely new sensation.

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  • TOKYO, Sept 14, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) and Hitachi Building Systems Co., Ltd. announced that they developed a touchless operating panel establishing an elevator without physical floor buttons(1) that allows users to experience a completely new sensation.
  • This newly developed touchless operating panel replaces the floor buttons normally found in an elevator car and enables elevator users to register a destination floor just by passing a finger over the floor displayed on the panel (LCD monitor), enabling the touchless use of the elevator.
  • This newly developed touchless operating panels have been adopted to elevators in Tokyo Midtown Yaesu completed in August 31, 2022.
  • An elevator user can register the destination floor just by passing their finger over the floor displayed on the touchless operating panel's monitor in an elevator car.

Hitachi Acquires Key Industry 4.0 Systems Integrator -- Flexware Innovation

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Wednesday, September 7, 2022

NEW YORK and TOKYO, Sept 7, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that on August 31, 2022 it acquired Flexware Innovation, Inc. which has been a leading manufacturing Systems Integrator (SI) since 1996.

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  • NEW YORK and TOKYO, Sept 7, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that on August 31, 2022 it acquired Flexware Innovation, Inc. which has been a leading manufacturing Systems Integrator (SI) since 1996.
  • Further, Hitachi formed Hitachi Industrial Holdings Americas(4) in 2020 to strengthen integrated business operations of industry field in the region.
  • Under the Hitachi Industrial Holdings Americas leadership are Sullair, JR Automation, and Flexware Innovation, the newly acquired company.
  • Whitlock will remain as President & CEO of Flexware Innovation in partnership with the leaders of Hitachi Industrial Holdings Americas.

Hitachi Receives 40 High-Speed Elevators Order from Unity Group for "The Amaryllis" in Delhi, India

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Wednesday, September 7, 2022

NEW DELHI, Sept 7, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), today announced that Hitachi Building Systems Co., Ltd. and Hitachi Lift India Pvt.

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  • NEW DELHI, Sept 7, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), today announced that Hitachi Building Systems Co., Ltd. and Hitachi Lift India Pvt.
  • Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. which operates sales, installation, and maintenance of elevators and escalators in India, have received an order for 40 units of high-speed elevators from Unity Group for the first time for their super-luxurious residential complex "The Amaryllis" phase 2 in Delhi, India.
  • Hitachi established Hitachi Lift India in January 2008 and began full-scale operations in the elevator and escalator market.
  • Hitachi Lift India currently operates in all major cities in India, such as Delhi NCR, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chennai, Pune, Hyderabad, and Ahmedabad.

Bechtel and Cumulus: Increasing Productivity Through Digital Solutions

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Tuesday, September 6, 2022

BOSTON, Sept. 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Cumulus Digital Systems, a global technology platform enabling connected work, today announced a successful partnership with Bechtel to deploy a bolted joint management system at scale. In addition to enforcing engineering controls and improving productivity, the deployment also successfully reduced the bolted connection leak rate to 0.1 percent, a 100 times reduction compared to the industry average of 10 percent.

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  • "The strong results from our partnership with Bechtel demonstrate the value that digitalization brings to construction," said Matthew Kleiman, CEO of Cumulus.
  • "We are excited to take this partnership even further and continue to use technology to eliminate rework and enable greater work transparency."
  • Furthering their commitment to reduce emissions and improve safety, Bechtel elected to implement Cumulus Smart Torque System (STS) during the construction of the Pennsylvania Chemicals project.
  • Bechtel has spent more than a century helping customers navigate shifts in energy consumption, technological change, financing challenges, and a sharpening focus on sustainable alternatives.

Hitachi Hosts "Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2022 JAPAN"

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Monday, September 5, 2022

TOKYO, Sept 5, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that it will host the Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2022 JAPAN, the largest scale Hitachi group event, for three days, from Tuesday, October 25 to Thursday, October 27 (JST), as a forum to create opportunities for collaboration with customers and partners, with the aim of realizing a sustainable society through its global Social Innovation Business.

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  • TOKYO, Sept 5, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that it will host the Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2022 JAPAN, the largest scale Hitachi group event, for three days, from Tuesday, October 25 to Thursday, October 27 (JST), as a forum to create opportunities for collaboration with customers and partners, with the aim of realizing a sustainable society through its global Social Innovation Business.
  • Hitachi is advancing its Social Innovation Business centered on Lumada, which enables digital transformation (DX).
  • Under the key message of "Hitachi Social Innovation is POWERING GOOD," Hitachi will help to maintain a society that does not exceed planetary boundaries while realizing wellbeing and contributing to solving complex social challenges by leveraging its core strengths in IT x OT x Products and Lumada.
  • This will be the 24th Hitachi Social Innovation Forum, and, as last year, it will be an online event where people can participate in various programs virtually.

Energinet selects Hitachi Energy's Lumada APM to help support Denmark's transition to a greener grid

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Friday, September 2, 2022

This latest collaboration between Hitachi Energy and Energinet will help the TSO better assess grid reinvestments needed to achieve their 2030 carbon neutrality goals.

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  • This latest collaboration between Hitachi Energy and Energinet will help the TSO better assess grid reinvestments needed to achieve their 2030 carbon neutrality goals.
  • Energinet integrates large variable renewable energy while also maintaining a highly reliable and secure electrical power grid.
  • As a leader in electrical grid management, Energinet launched MIMER, a widespread digitalization project focused on upgrading its assets.
  • The project includes the installation of sensors on transformers, circuit breakers and disconnectors, as well as the deployment of Lumada APM.

Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Energy are rising to the challenge of advancing a sustainable energy future for all

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Thursday, August 25, 2022

A major theme is the shared commitment to powering good with social innovation and advancing a sustainable energy future for all.

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  • A major theme is the shared commitment to powering good with social innovation and advancing a sustainable energy future for all.
  • In an important landmark, both Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Energy will exhibit together at this live event for the first time (Booth S232).
  • During the conference, the combined experts will share more than 50 papers across the energy sector's most critical topics.
  • Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all.

GlobalLogic Announces Appointment of New President and CEO

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Thursday, August 4, 2022

GlobalLogic Inc. , a Hitachi Group Company and leader in Digital Engineering, today announced that its President and CEO Shashank Samant will be succeeded by the firms current Chief Operating Officer (COO) Nitesh Banga, who will become the new President and CEO effective October 1, 2022.

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  • GlobalLogic Inc. , a Hitachi Group Company and leader in Digital Engineering, today announced that its President and CEO Shashank Samant will be succeeded by the firms current Chief Operating Officer (COO) Nitesh Banga, who will become the new President and CEO effective October 1, 2022.
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    Nitesh Banga appointed as digital engineering leader GlobalLogic's new President and CEO effective October 1, 2022.
  • Current President and CEO Shashank Samant to assume new role as Chairman of the Board.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    For more than a decade as CEO, Shashank led GlobalLogic through strong growth phases during which he oversaw several strategic acquisitions and digital capability expansion efforts.