Hitachi Rail and Bombardier Transportation today celebrated a decade of working together delivering ETR 1000 trains, the fastest-ever in-service train in Europe, capable of achieving 400km/h. The ten year partnership has resulted in a transformational train and has set new standards in comfort, reliability and its positive economic benefits. It […]

The British division of Japan’s Hitachi Rail announced its intention to acquire Perpetuum, a company based in Southampton (UK), which operates in the field of digital monitoring of the technical condition of rolling stock. The deal aims to accelerate the development of a global rolling stock maintenance digitalization program, including […]

Manufacturing of five 100% electric East Coast Trains began earlier today, signalling the start of a new phase of train building at Hitachi Rail’s Newton Aycliffe factory. The construction of the new intercity trains for the open access operator (East Coast Trains Limited) incorporates a more extensive manufacturing programme than […]

%d bloggers like this: