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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

Press Releases   •   Aug 08, 2018 12:01 BST

Passengers are a step closer to experiencing new trains as work steps up on Azuma.

Testing begins for TPE’s bullet train inspired fleet

Testing begins for TPE’s bullet train inspired fleet

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.

Brand new ScotRail and Hitachi electric trains start running this week

Brand new ScotRail and Hitachi electric trains start running this week

Press Releases   •   Jul 24, 2018 14:34 BST

ScotRail customers will be able to travel on the first new Hitachi class 385 electric train from 24th July

Building Britain’s bullet trains – Bombardier Transportation and Hitachi Rail confirm joint venture for HS2 bid

Building Britain’s bullet trains – Bombardier Transportation and Hitachi Rail confirm joint venture for HS2 bid

Press Releases   •   Jul 04, 2018 09:59 BST

In a landmark day for the UK rail sector two international giants - that employ over 5,000 people in Britain - have confirmed they intend to submit a joint bid to design, build, deliver a fleet of bespoke state-of-the-art high speed trains for HS2.

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Hitachi Rail Europe reaches 1,000 employee landmark

Hitachi Rail Europe reaches 1,000 employee landmark

News   •   Sep 13, 2016 13:00 BST

Leading UK rail manufacturer Hitachi Rail Europe has reached the major milestone of employing 1,000 people across the UK.

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How is Britain already benefitting from Hitachi’s work on HS2?

How is Britain already benefitting from Hitachi’s work on HS2?

Blog posts   •   Oct 04, 2017 09:41 BST

​Jim Brewin, Head of Business Development for Hitachi Rail Europe, writing for the ​"HS2 on Track" report

Karen Boswell OBE: Innotrans 2016, the beginning of an exciting journey

Karen Boswell OBE: Innotrans 2016, the beginning of an exciting journey

Blog posts   •   Sep 23, 2016 09:02 BST

Karen Boswell OBE, Managing Director of Hitachi Rail Europe, writes from Innotrans 2016

Koji Agatsuma: My favourite story to tell at Innotrans

Koji Agatsuma: My favourite story to tell at Innotrans

Blog posts   •   Sep 22, 2016 08:49 BST

Koji Agatsuma, Head of Engineering at Hitachi Rail Europe, writes from Innotrans 2016

Andy Rogers: Innotrans Buzzword Bingo – Innovation

Andy Rogers: Innotrans Buzzword Bingo – Innovation

Blog posts   •   Sep 21, 2016 12:45 BST

Andy Rogers, Project Director for Hitachi Rail Europe, writes from Innotrans 2016

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Intercity train being built at Newton Aylciffe

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Train being built at Newton Aylciffe

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First UK built IEP train

First UK built IEP train

Left to right: Karen Boswell OBE (Managing Director Hitachi Rail Europe), Kōji Tsuruoka (Japanese Ambassador to United Kingdom), Chris Gr...

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Secretary of State for Transport Chris Grayling MP at Newton Aycliffe talking to apprentices

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Stoke Gifford construction - time lapse film - high resolution

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The film shows progress of the construction of Hitachi Rail Europe’s Train Maintenance Centre in Stoke Gifford, by construction company V...

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Stoke Gifford construction - time lapse film - medium resolution

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Stoke Gifford construction - time lapse film - low resolution

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Time-lapse video of construction work in Stoke Gifford

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Construction of Hitachi's Train Maintenance Centre in Stoke Gifford (South Gloucestershire) started in 2013. The video shows progress fro...

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