Our Core Capabilities

Harnessing the power of emerging technologies to deliver digital solutions.

Advanced Research: Our Centre of Exploratory Research

Pushing the boundaries of advanced research into experimental and theoretical physics and electronics.

Discover how our exploratory research is paving the way for the future of disruptive technology.

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Digital Transformation: Our Centre for Social Innovation

Driving innovation to co-create breakthrough solutions that bring our digital and physical worlds together.

IoT, smart systems and machine learning will have a profound impact on how we approach the challenges posed in nearly every sector. This shift to digitalisation and connectivity will bring opportunities for new technologies to create efficiencies, solutions and disruptive business models.

We rapidly build to types and demonstrate the value of new solutions. Through the global reach of the Centre for Social Innovation we can leverage emerging technologies from within Hitachi and deliver results.

We achieve this through capabilities in:

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Internet of things & automation

We are pioneering innovation in IoT and Artificial Intelligence.

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Design-led expertise

User-Centred Design is at the core of digital transformation for our partners.

Deep industry expertise & Operational Technology

We are driving innovation and delivering solutions across industries.

Related Case Studies

Case Study

Advanced Driver Assistance System for Trams and Metros

Our prototype HORA (Hitachi autonOmous stReet cArs) aims to revolutionize public rail transport by introducing cutting-edge technology supporting safe, efficient, and increasingly autonomous tram operation.

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Case Study

ERAS – The solution that watches out for lone rail maintenance workers’ safety

Meet ERAS (lonE woRker sAfety Solution) - A new wearable accident detection system using on-edge Artificial Intelligence (AI) and geolocated alerts to increase safety of lone workers maintaining rail transport infrastructure.

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Our co-creation approach develops breakthrough innovations with our partners.

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People & Labs

Our labs are present across Europe, located in key areas related to our work.

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