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HS2: Hitachi and Bombardier bid to build trains

HS2: Hitachi and Bombardier bid to build trains

Press releases   •   Jun 05, 2019 10:00 BST

Two UK-based rail giants are submitting a ‘Great British’ train proposal to High Speed Two (HS2) that would be the most advanced, customer-oriented train ever to run in the UK.

Hitachi and Bombardier will supply 14 very high-speed Frecciarossa 1000 trains to Italy

Hitachi and Bombardier will supply 14 very high-speed Frecciarossa 1000 trains to Italy

Press releases   •   Jun 05, 2019 09:33 BST

Hitachi Rail SpA and Bombardier Transportation, in a partnership expected to involve company participation of 60% and 40% respectively, will supply 14 Frecciarossa 1000 (also known as ETR 1000) very high-speed trains to Trenitalia (Italian Railways), as well as a ten years maintenance service agreement for the new trains.

LNER Azuma trains launch on iconic east coast route

LNER Azuma trains launch on iconic east coast route

Press releases   •   May 17, 2019 14:27 BST

​London North Eastern Railway (LNER) has confirmed the company’s first world-class Azuma train will enter passenger service on the iconic East Coast route tomorrow, Wednesday 15 May 2019, from London King’s Cross to Leeds, West Yorkshire.

FirstGroup and Hitachi announce new partnership for high speed trains linking London to Edinburgh

FirstGroup and Hitachi announce new partnership for high speed trains linking London to Edinburgh

Press releases   •   Mar 22, 2019 12:01 GMT

​A new high-quality, low fare rail link between London and Edinburgh has come a step closer for customers with news that FirstGroup has confirmed an order for five brand new AT300 125mph intercity electric trains and ongoing maintenance, following completion yesterday of a £100 million deal for the trains between FirstGroup and Hitachi Rail, financed by Beacon Rail.

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First of Nova 1, bullet train inspired fleet leaves Japan on its way to transform journeys in the North and Scotland

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The first of TransPennine Express’s new Nova 1 trains left Japan on 20thApril 2018 and is due to arrive in the UK two months later. Once...

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First of Nova 1, bullet train inspired fleet leaves Japan on its way to transform journeys in the North and Scotland

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First of Nova 1, bullet train inspired fleet leaves Japan on its way to transform journeys in the North and Scotland

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