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Virgin Azuma train debuts in Highlands

Virgin Azuma train debuts in Highlands

Press Releases   •   Dec 18, 2017 09:30 GMT

Virgin’s state-of-the-art Azuma train made its inaugural visit to the Highlands as preparations to transform cross-border rail services gather pace.

First new trains in a generation launched by GWR

First new trains in a generation launched by GWR

Press Releases   •   Oct 16, 2017 06:00 BST

Great Western Railway’s brand new Intercity Express Train carried passengers for the first time on Monday 16th October, marking the start of the biggest fleet upgrade on the Great Western in almost 40 years. Providing more seats, more frequent trains, and shorter, more comfortable journeys the Hitachi built Train came into service operating from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington.

New intercity train carries out first Edinburgh test journey

Press Releases   •   Sep 07, 2017 10:00 BST

A new intercity train bound for passengers next year reached a major test milestone today as it reached Edinburgh station for the first time. Train manufacturer Hitachi carried out the test journey between Doncaster and Edinburgh Waverley station, where passers-by were able to catch a glimpse of the new train on platform 7.

Virgin Azuma debuts in Scotland on East Coast test run

Virgin Azuma debuts in Scotland on East Coast test run

Press Releases   •   Aug 18, 2017 14:04 BST

Virgin’s state-of-the-art Azuma train has visited Scotland for the first time on Wednesday 16th August as part of plans to transform Edinburgh-London rail journeys.

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Hitachi Rail Europe reaches 1,000 employee landmark

Hitachi Rail Europe reaches 1,000 employee landmark

News   •   Sep 13, 2016 13:00 BST

Leading UK rail manufacturer Hitachi Rail Europe has reached the major milestone of employing 1,000 people across the UK.

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Andy Rogers: Innotrans Buzzword Bingo – Innovation

Andy Rogers: Innotrans Buzzword Bingo – Innovation

Blog posts   •   Sep 21, 2016 12:45 BST

Andy Rogers, Project Director for Hitachi Rail Europe, writes from Innotrans 2016

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New Azuma trains arrive at UK port ahead of passenger services starting later in 2018

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Two brand new Hitachi test trains arrived at Teesport (Middlesbrough) on 20th March 2018 after completing a two-month journey from Japan.

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New Azuma trains arrive at UK port ahead of passenger services starting later in 2018

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Two brand new Hitachi test trains arrived at Teesport (Middlesbrough) on 20th March 2018 after completing a two-month journey from Japan.

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New Azuma trains arrive at UK port ahead of passenger services starting later in 2018

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Two brand new Hitachi test trains arrived at Teesport (Middlesbrough) on 20th March 2018 after completing a two-month journey from Japan.

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New Azuma trains arrive at UK port ahead of passenger services starting later in 2018

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Two brand new Hitachi test trains arrived at Teesport (Middlesbrough) on 20th March 2018 after completing a two-month journey from Japan.

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Stoke Gifford construction - time lapse film - high resolution

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The film shows progress of the construction of Hitachi Rail Europe’s Train Maintenance Centre in Stoke Gifford, by construction company V...

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Time-lapse video of construction work in Stoke Gifford

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Construction of Hitachi's Train Maintenance Centre in Stoke Gifford (South Gloucestershire) started in 2013. The video shows progress fro...

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