Hitachi America Ltd., Industrial Systems Division

Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Small Character Inkjet Printer is built for reliability.

PH Series continuous inkjet printer employs ink circulation system that optimizes operation while minimizing fluid consumption and evaporation. Rigid, cast aluminum printhead with automatic nozzle and gutter cleaning promote reliability, and IP55 stainless steel cabinet facilitates integration within production lines. Available with fluids free of chrome-complex dye and ethanol-based inks,...

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Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Small Character Inkjet Printers offers printhead flexibility.

Featuring 10.4 in. color LCD touch panel with WYSIWYG expanded message display, RoHS-compliant RX Series offers Ethernet connectivity, user guidance for operation and maintenance, and inline or 90° printhead flexibility. Ink circulation system minimizes operational expense, while overall design minimizes fluid consumption and evaporation. Along with IP55 stainless cabinet enclosure rating...

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Hitachi and Avion Collaborate on Finger Vein Authentication System

TARRYTOWN, NY, August 10, 2010 - Hitachi, Ltd., Hitachi America, Ltd, a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., and Avion Solutions, Inc, today announced the development and launch of a finger vein authentication system specifically designed for law enforcement in North America. Avion's Inmate Tracking and Control Technology (INTACT) software streamlines and enhances day-to-day correctional facility...

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Pre-Engineered Panels aid deployment of drive systems.

Available from 7.5-75 hp at 230 Vac and 7.5-150 hp at 460 Vac, NEMA3R and NEMA12 rated Drive Panels include L300P Series inverter suited for pump, fan, or other applications in indoor or outdoor environments. Base model features AC input line reactors, thermostat controlled cooling fans with filters, and terminal for user connection to power, motor, and control circuits. Standard models add input...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Hitachi Awarded Order from Eaton Corporation for Commercial Vehicle Hybrid System

Tokyo, October 20, 2008 - Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE: HIT/ TSE: 6501) and Hitachi Vehicle Energy, Ltd., which manufactures lithium-ion batteries for hybrid electric vehicles (HEV) and other uses, today announced that they have been awarded an order from U.S.-based Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) to supply motors, inverters, lithium-ion batteries and other components for Eaton's hybrid power systems to be...

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AC Drives target vertical lift applications.
Controls & Controllers

AC Drives target vertical lift applications.

With sensor-less vector control algorithm, SJ700 Series can develop more than 200% starting torque at 0.3 Hz and 150% torque at 0 Hz. Units incorporate true servo-like position control, micro-surge voltage suppression, trip avoidance functions, and configurable sink/source logic on I/O. Models up to 30 hp offer built-in dynamic braking circuit, while models up to 75 hp feature built-in EMC...

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Controls & Controllers

Hitachi Introduces Microdrive Pump Sleep Mode Functionality

TARRYTOWN, New York, September 2, 2008 -- Hitachi America, Ltd., Industrial Systems Division, today announced the availability of Pump Sleep Mode functionality in its X200 and SJ200 series microdrives. The functionality is implemented utilizing only the inverter's built-in PID control, logic and timing functions as a basis. Together with parameter settings, external jumper wiring is all that is...

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Controls & Controllers

Industrial Inverter has pump sleep mode functionality.

L300P Series inverter features IPU-PSM option board which adds Pump Sleep Mode functionality to standard built-in PID function. IPU-PSM allows for specification of lower limit on inverter output frequency, monitors system pressure feedback via inverter's PID Deviation parameter, features 2 digital inputs to force inverter to wake and to disable the sleep function, can be configured by means of 4...

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Controls & Controllers

Inverters offer up to 500 hp.

Available in 250, 400, and 500 hp models, SJ700 Series inverters feature Sensorless Vector control algorithm that enables them to develop more than 150% starting torque at 0.3 Hz. Using 0 Hz Domain open-loop control mode, devices can develop 130% torque at 0 Hz. AC drives also feature Easy Sequence built-in programming function and Micro Surge Voltage suppression. They can be configured via...

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Hitachi Develops Finger Vein Authentication Technology for Steering Wheels

Driver verification by just gripping the wheel and different finger access to various functions Finger vein authentication technology embedded on the steering wheel Tokyo, October 22nd, 2007 - Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE: HIT / TSE: 6501) announced today the development of finger vein authentication technology which provides authorized driver verification in a fraction of a second just by gripping the...

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Company News

Hitachi America, Ltd. Announces Establishment of a Subsidiary in Mexico

Hitachi America, Ltd. (HAL) today announced that it established Hitachi Industrial Equipment Mexico, SA. de C.V. (HIEMEX) in Irapuato, Mexico on April 25, 2014 jointly with Hitachi Industrial Equipment Systems Co. Ltd. (HIES). HIEMEX will be engaged in the sale and after-sales services of HIES products and will begin operations starting in July. In recent years, industrial manufacturing in Mexico...

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Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Small Character Inkjet Printer is built for reliability.

PH Series continuous inkjet printer employs ink circulation system that optimizes operation while minimizing fluid consumption and evaporation. Rigid, cast aluminum printhead with automatic nozzle and gutter cleaning promote reliability, and IP55 stainless steel cabinet facilitates integration within production lines. Available with fluids free of chrome-complex dye and ethanol-based inks,...

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Company News

Hitachi Announces Director Candidates

Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT / TSE:6501) today announced director candidates in accordance with a decision taken at a meeting of Nominating Committee convened today, and is subject to approval at Hitachi's Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders in June 2011. 1. Director Candidates -Proposed at Hitachi's Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders in June 2011 [* New] Chairman of the Board oTakashi...

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Company News

Hitachi Announces Effects of Earthquake off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku & its Responses (3rd Report)

Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT / TSE:6501) today announced the following information regarding the effects on the Hitachi Group of the Earthquake off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku, which struck Northeastern Japan on March 11, and regarding the responses of Hitachi, as of March 28. Hitachi expresses deep condolences for victims of the earthquake and sincerely hopes for the earliest possible recovery in all...

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Company News

Hitachi Announces Effects of the Earthquake off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku, and its Responses

Hitachi, Ltd.(NYSE:HIT / TSE:6501) today announced the following information regarding the effects on the Hitachi Group from the earthquake off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku, which struck Northeastern Japan on March 11, and regarding the response of Hitachi. Status of Production Bases Hitachi's buildings and production facilities have suffered damages, mainly at production bases in Ibaraki...

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People in the News

Hitachi, Ltd. Appoints Takashi Hatchoji Group Chairman for the Americas

Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE: HIT/TSE: 6501) today announced that the appointment of Takashi Hatchoji as Group Chairman for the Americas, Hitachi Ltd., and Chairman of Hitachi America, Ltd., effective on April 1, 2011. He is also scheduled to be appointed as a Director at Hitachi's Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders in late June. Tadahiko Ishigaki, currently Senior Vice President and Executive...

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Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Small Character Inkjet Printers offers printhead flexibility.

Featuring 10.4 in. color LCD touch panel with WYSIWYG expanded message display, RoHS-compliant RX Series offers Ethernet connectivity, user guidance for operation and maintenance, and inline or 90° printhead flexibility. Ink circulation system minimizes operational expense, while overall design minimizes fluid consumption and evaporation. Along with IP55 stainless cabinet enclosure rating...

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Company News

Hitachi Announces Consolidated Financial Results for the Third Quarter Ended December 31, 2010

Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT / TSE:6501) today announced its consolidated financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2010, ended December 31, 2010. Download All Pages (PDF Type, 194kbyte) (http://www.hitachi.us/about/press/docs/HIT_3QFY2010.pdf) Notes: 1. All figures, except for the outlook for fiscal 2010, were converted at the rate of 81 yen to the U.S. dollar, the approximate exchange rate...

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People in the News

Hitachi Announces Changes of Directors

Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE:HIT/TSE:6501) today announced the following changes of directors in accordance with a resolution passed by a meeting of the Board of Directors held today. [Effective April 1, 2011] Takashi Kawamura New Position: Chairman of the Board Current Position: Director, Representative Executive Officer and Chairman Tadamichi Sakiyama New Position: Director Current Position: Board...

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Hitachi and Avion Collaborate on Finger Vein Authentication System

TARRYTOWN, NY, August 10, 2010 - Hitachi, Ltd., Hitachi America, Ltd, a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., and Avion Solutions, Inc, today announced the development and launch of a finger vein authentication system specifically designed for law enforcement in North America. Avion's Inmate Tracking and Control Technology (INTACT) software streamlines and enhances day-to-day correctional facility...

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