Press Releases

Northern engineering firms Hitachi and Spencer Group team up for Tyne and Wear Metro bid

Northern engineering firms Hitachi and Spencer Group team up for Tyne and Wear Metro bid

Dec 12, 2018 10:03 GMT
Two northern engineering powerhouses have formed a partnership to bid for a £500 millio...

Hitachi investment in train factory tops £100million with new building completion

Hitachi investment in train factory tops £100million with new building completion

Aug 24, 2018 10:07 BST
Hitachi announces the opening of a new building at their train factory in Newton Ayclif...

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...