Tokyo, January 16, 2020 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501, "Hitachi") today announced that Hitachi has joined WIPO GREEN as a contributing partner. WIPO GREEN is an open platform administered by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) to connect green technology seekers and providers in order to spread and promote innovation in, and the increased use of, environmentally friendly technologies.
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Tokyo, January 10, 2020 – Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, “Hitachi”) today announced that the Omika Works, which manufactures information control systems for social infrastructure systems and industries, was recognized by the World Economic Forum (“WEF”) as a Lighthouse advanced factory.
Holland, December 27, 2019 – Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, “Hitachi”) and JR Automation Technologies, LLC (CEO: Bryan Jones, “JR Automation”) today announced that Hitachi has completed the acquisition of the robotic SI business mainly operated by JR Automation from funds managed by Crestview Partners (“Crestview”). The agreement to acquire JR Automation was announced on April 23, 2019 (EST) and the companies are pleased to have brought this deal to a successful conclusion.
Tokyo, December 18, 2019 --- Hitachi, Ltd.
Tokyo, December 18, 2019 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, “Hitachi”) today announced that Hitachi and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (“MHI”) have reached a settlement relating to a transfer of the boiler construction projects (the "Projects") in the Republic of South Africa conducted by Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (“MHPS”), the joint venture company that integrated the respective thermal power generation system businesses of MHI and Hitachi, in conclusion of their discussion.
Tokyo, December 18, 2019 --- Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (“MHI”) and Hitachi, Ltd. (“Hitachi”) have reached a settlement on a dispute relating to boiler construction projects in the Republic of South Africa conducted by Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (“MHPS”). MHPS is a joint venture between MHI and Hitachi, which was established by integrating their respective thermal power generation system businesses.
Tokyo, December 18, 2019 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, “Hitachi”) today announced that it has executed a tender offer agreement (the “Agreement”) with Showa Denko K.K. (TSE: 4004, “Showa Denko”) and HC Holdings K.K. (the “Offeror”), a whollyowned subsidiary of Showa Denko, under which Hitachi agrees to tender all shares of common stock in Hitachi Chemical Company, Ltd.
Tokyo, December 18, 2019 – Hitachi, Ltd.
Tokyo, December 6, 2019 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501, “Hitachi”) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to provide Centro Nazionale di Adroterapia Oncologica (CNAO) with its proton therapy system.
In comprehensive public tender process, Hitachi has been selected to provide proton therapy system with latest technologies including advanced scanning technology to irradiate even tumors with complex shapes with high precision.
The New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization ("NEDO") announced today that the Smart Grid Demonstration Project, aimed at the expansion of renewable energy in Poland, entered power grid protection system (“SPS: Special Protection Scheme”) operational demonstration phase. The solution implementation, was executed by Hitachi, Ltd. ("Hitachi"), Hitachi Chemical Co., Ltd. ("Hitachi Chemical") and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation ("SMBC") in cooperation with Polish partner companies, Polskie Sieci Elektroenergetyczne S.A. (“PSE”), ENERGA-OPERATOR S.A.