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New trains closer as next phase of testing starts

New trains closer as next phase of testing starts

Press Releases   •   Sep 11, 2017 14:12 BST

Passengers in Scotland are a step closer to the arrival of new ScotRail Alliance trains, after the next phase of testing began in Germany.

New intercity train carries out first Edinburgh test journey

New intercity train carries out first Edinburgh test journey

Press Releases   •   Sep 07, 2017 13:39 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.

Hitachi Rail doubling number of trainees in UK to over 100

Hitachi Rail doubling number of trainees in UK to over 100

Press Releases   •   Aug 31, 2017 10:28 BST

Hitachi Rail, one of the largest builder and maintainer of trains in the UK, has launched a new national apprentice and graduate programme.

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 10:23 BST

Virgin’s state-of-the-art Azuma train has visited Scotland for the first time 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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Karen Boswell OBE: Innotrans 2016, the beginning of an exciting journey

Karen Boswell OBE: Innotrans 2016, the beginning of an exciting journey

Blog posts   •   Sep 23, 2016 09:02 BST

Karen Boswell OBE, Managing Director of Hitachi Rail Europe, writes from Innotrans 2016

Koji Agatsuma: My favourite story to tell at Innotrans

Koji Agatsuma: My favourite story to tell at Innotrans

Blog posts   •   Sep 22, 2016 08:49 BST

Koji Agatsuma, Head of Engineering at Hitachi Rail Europe, writes from Innotrans 2016

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

Nick Hughes: How technology is changing the game for an Innotrans veteran

Nick Hughes: How technology is changing the game for an Innotrans veteran

Blog posts   •   Sep 21, 2016 12:40 BST

Nick Hughes, Sales Director for Hitachi Rail Europe, at Innotrans 2016

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Intercity train being built at Newton Aylciffe

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First UK built IEP train

First UK built IEP train

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