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Last ¥848.30 JPY
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hitachi ltd (6501) Details

Hitachi, Ltd. manufactures and sells products, and provides services primarily in the segments of information and telecommunication systems, power systems, and social infrastructure and industrial systems in Japan, Asia, North America, and Europe. Its Information and Telecommunication Systems segment provides systems integration, outsourcing services, software, disk array subsystems, servers, mainframes, telecommunications equipment, and ATMs. The company’s Power Systems segment offers thermal, nuclear, and renewable energy power generation systems; and transmission and distribution systems. Its Social Infrastructure and Industrial Systems segment provides industrial machinery and plants, elevators, escalators, and railway systems. The company’s Electronic Systems and Equipment segment offers semiconductor and LCD manufacturing equipment, test and measurement equipment, medical electronics equipment, and power tools. Its Construction Machinery segment provides hydraulic excavators, wheel loaders, and mining machinery. The company’s High Functional Materials and Components segment offers semiconductor and display-related materials, circuit boards and materials, energy storage devices, specialty steels, magnetic materials and components, casting components and materials, and wires and cables. Its Automotive Systems segment provides engine management systems, electric power train systems, drive control systems, and car information systems. Hitachi’s Digital Media and Consumer Products segment provides air-conditioning equipment, room air conditioners, refrigerators, washing machines, optical disk drives, and flat-panel TVs. The company’s Others (Logistics and Other Services) segment provides logistics, property management, and other services. Its Financial Services segment offers leasing services and loan guarantees. The company was founded in 1910 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

333,150 Employees
Last Reported Date: 05/14/15
Founded in 1910

hitachi ltd (6501) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Representa...
Total Annual Compensation: ¥173.0M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

hitachi ltd (6501) Key Developments

Hitachi, Ltd. Announces Management Appointments

Hitachi Ltd. has announced the appointment of Karen Boswell as managing director and Nick Hughes as sales director, effective June 1, 2015. Karen comes to Hitachi Rail Europe from East Coast Trains where she spent five years as Managing Director. Karen will lead the rapid expansion of the company.

Hitachi Ltd. Presents at Daiwa Investment Conference New York 2015, May-26-2015

Hitachi Ltd. Presents at Daiwa Investment Conference New York 2015, May-26-2015 . Venue: Omni Berkshire Place, 21 East 52nd Street at Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10022, United States.

Mitsubishi Corporation and Hitachi Ltd. Contract to Supply and Install Train Signaling Systems in Myanmar

Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) and Hitachi Ltd. (Hitachi) announce the conclusion of a contract to supply and install railway signaling systems in Myanmar. The contract, signed with Myanma Railways on May 15, 2015, amounts to approximately JPY 2.4 billion and will be covered by grant aid from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). Completion of the project is scheduled for June 2017. The signaling systems to be supplied and installed by MC and Hitachi consist of a Train Monitoring System, which enables operational control centers to conduct unified management of train positions, an Electronic Interlocking System that controls turnout machines and signal lamps for realizing safe train operations and a Level Crossing System which allows for detecting approaching trains and automatically giving a warning. The systems will be installed along a 140-kilometer stretch between Yangon Central Station and Pyuntasa Station, located along the railway route from former capital Yangon, to Mandalay in Upper Myanmar.


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