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Press releases • Sep 07, 2016 12:50 BST
Hitachi Rail Europe has achieved a major milestone on behalf of the rail industry as it bids to create extra capacity and greater reliability for passengers on the UK’s congested rail network.
Press releases • Jul 30, 2019 13:01 BST
Abellio UK, recently awarded the new eight-year East Midlands Railway (EMR) franchise by the Department for Transport, has today confirmed that it has now awarded a £400 million contract to Hitachi Rail to build a pioneering new fleet of intercity trains.
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.
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.
Press releases • Mar 22, 2019 11:53 GMT
London North Eastern Railway (LNER) is pleased to announce new Azuma trains will enter into service on 15 May, 2019.
Press releases • Aug 24, 2018 10:07 BST
Hitachi announces the opening of a new building at their train factory in Newton Aycliffe, County Durham. The £5million building, which increases production capacity, means Hitachi’s total investment in the site reaches over £100million
Press releases • Aug 08, 2018 12:01 BST
Passengers are a step closer to experiencing new trains as work steps up on Azuma.
Press releases • Jul 25, 2018 09:58 BST
Hitachi has begun testing TransPennine Express’ new Nova 1 fleet, with a successful run between Doncaster and Darlington.
Press releases • Aug 12, 2019 09:27 BST
Ticket barriers could be removed with new technology being developed and trialled by Hitachi Rail.
Press releases • Jun 22, 2018 09:43 BST
The front carriage of a new Azuma train has arrived at Newcastle’s Discovery Museum as part of the Great Exhibition of the North (22 June – 9 September).