Press Releases

Hitachi begins work on Virgin Trains’ Azuma fleet

Hitachi begins work on Virgin Trains’ Azuma fleet

May 05, 2017 00:05 BST
Virgin Trains’ customers are a step closer to new trains as work begins on the Azuma (C...

Hitachi unveils first UK built Intercity Express Train

Hitachi unveils first UK built Intercity Express Train

Dec 09, 2016 00:01 GMT
Hitachi Rail Europe today celebrates the first Intercity Express (IEP) train to be buil...

Hull Trains to expand fleet with £60 million deal

Hull Trains to expand fleet with £60 million deal

Nov 02, 2016 09:05 GMT
Passengers on the East Coast Main Line are to benefit from the arrival of five brand ne...

GWR unveils new Hitachi train in celebration of 175 years of first passenger service between Bristol and London

GWR unveils new Hitachi train in celebration of 175 years of first passenger service between Bristol and London

Jun 30, 2016 12:05 BST
Great Western Railway (GWR) will on Thursday 30 June unveil the first of a fleet of new...

Hitachi Rail Europe HR team success

Hitachi Rail Europe HR team success

Jun 21, 2016 11:31 BST
London UK, Monday 20 June 2016; The HR team at Hitachi Rail Europe Ltd. (HRE) in Newton...

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and UK Prime Minister David Cameron visit Hitachi Train Maintenance Centre

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and UK Prime Minister David Cameron visit Hitachi Train Maintenance Centre

May 05, 2016 18:11 BST
Hitachi Rail Europe (HRE) was proud to host Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Prime Ministe...

Manufacturing – not just a man’s world

Manufacturing – not just a man’s world

Mar 09, 2016 17:10 GMT
Hitachi Rail Europe (HRE) celebrated International Women’s Day by holding a ‘Ladies Day...

Hitachi brings rail manufacturing back to its British birthplace

Hitachi brings rail manufacturing back to its British birthplace

Sep 03, 2015 13:10 BST
​Newton Aycliffe, County Durham; 3rd September, 2015 - Hitachi Rail today celebrated th...

Hitachi Rail Europe works with local partners to hold successful recruitment fairs attended by almost 2,000 visitors

Hitachi Rail Europe works with local partners to hold successful recruitment fairs attended by almost 2,000 visitors

Feb 05, 2015 12:00 GMT
Hitachi Rail Europe held two successful recruitment open days on February 5 and 7 at th...

Hitachi Rail Europe Celebrates Topping Out of its Train Factory, Announces Establishment of UK Design Office in Newton Aycliffe

Hitachi Rail Europe Celebrates Topping Out of its Train Factory, Announces Establishment of UK Design Office in Newton Aycliffe

Oct 30, 2014 14:00 GMT
Hitachi Rail Europe celebrated the completion of the building envelope of its Rail Vehi...