Topic: Hitachi

CCTV image of Lumo train seeding through Peterborough station

Lumo plans London to Manchester and Rochdale

There is a big blue success story coming to Manchester. It’s not another Premiership title for City. The open access passenger train operator Lumo has revealed plans to operate a service from Rochdale to London....Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Network Rail signals huge train control revamp

Britain’s railway signalling and control system is set to undergo the biggest shake-up in the history of the network. The infrastructure agency, Network Rail, has announced a decade-long plan to overhaul and modernise the train...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton

Alstom transfers Zefiro high-speed trains to Hitachi

Alstom has agreed to transfer business activities of Bombardier Transportation’s contribution to the V300 Zefiro very high-speed train to Hitachi Rail. This transaction was one of the European Commission’s condition for Alstom to acquire Bombardier...Read more
|1 comment|author: Esther Geerts

ILSA awards Hitachi maintenance contract

New Spanish operator ILSA has signed a 30-year agreement with Hitachi Rail for the maintenance of ILSA’s 20 new ETR 1000 trains. Train maintenance will include predictive and corrective activities.Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts

ILSA’s first trains leave the factory

The first three high-speed trains for Spanish private operator ILSA are ready to depart from the factory. In the coming weeks they will travel from Italy to Spain to begin their approval process. Once this...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts