Press Releases

International Railway Summit to be held in India for the first time

International Railway Summit to be held in India for the first time

Sep 14, 2018 08:15 BST
New Delhi will host the 8th International Railway Summit, the organiser IRITS Events ha...

Hitachi Rail and Bombardier Transportation  open new HS2 development centre in Birmingham

Hitachi Rail and Bombardier Transportation open new HS2 development centre in Birmingham

Sep 12, 2018 11:08 BST
Two British-based global rail giants are opening up a new High Speed 2 bid centre in Bi...

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...

British train builders start work on LNER’s Azuma at Hitachi’s North East factory

British train builders start work on LNER’s Azuma at Hitachi’s North East factory

Aug 08, 2018 12:01 BST
Passengers are a step closer to experiencing new trains as work steps up on Azuma.

Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof to host 7th International Railway Summit

Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof to host 7th International Railway Summit

Jul 30, 2018 08:00 BST
​The luxurious five-star hotel Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof in Frankfurt, Germany will...

Testing begins for TPE’s bullet train inspired fleet

Testing begins for TPE’s bullet train inspired fleet

Jul 25, 2018 09:58 BST
Hitachi has begun testing TransPennine Express’ new Nova 1 fleet, with a successful run...

Brand new ScotRail and Hitachi electric trains start running this week

Brand new ScotRail and Hitachi electric trains start running this week

Jul 24, 2018 14:34 BST
ScotRail customers will be able to travel on the first new Hitachi class 385 electric t...

Hitachi Rail Italy signed a contract worth 87 million Euros for further 12 Leonardo trains for Milan metro.

Hitachi Rail Italy signed a contract worth 87 million Euros for further 12 Leonardo trains for Milan metro.

Jul 17, 2018 16:18 BST
Hitachi Rail Italy signed a contract worth 87 million euro for the supply of 12 Leonard...

Israel Railways CEO will meet suppliers at the 7th International Railway Summit

Israel Railways CEO will meet suppliers at the 7th International Railway Summit

Jul 16, 2018 08:00 BST
​Shahar Ayalon, CEO of Israel Railways, the state-owned organisation responsible for Is...

Network Rail to participate in one-to-one consultations with expert solution providers at the 7th International Railway Summit

Network Rail to participate in one-to-one consultations with expert solution providers at the 7th International Railway Summit

Jul 12, 2018 08:00 BST
​Network Rail, owner and infrastructure manager for the mainline railway network of Gre...