Hitachi Europe Ltd. - parent company
Hitachi Europe Ltd. is the parent company to Hitachi Europe GmbH, "Industrial Components & Equipment group" and a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., Japan. Headquartered in Maidenhead, UK, it has operations in 13 countries across Europe, the Middle East and Africa and employs approximately 550 people. Hitachi Europe comprises of nine business areas: rail systems; power and industrial systems; information systems; digital media and consumer products; display products; industrial components and equipment; air conditioning and refrigeration systems; manufacturing systems; and procurement and sourcing. Hitachi Europe also has three Research and Development laboratories and a design centre in Europe.
How Hitachi is responding to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)03.04.2020
First and foremost, we would like to wish all those who have been affected by COVID-19 a speedy recovery, and we express our deepest condolences to those who have lost loved ones. We are also very grateful for efforts by governments around the world, our employees and the public to prevent the further spread of the virus.
Hitachi Group continues to undertake its corporate activities while implementing measures based on governmental guidance and our basic policy of “Placing top priority on the health and safety of various stakeholders including customers, partners, and the employees working in the Hitachi Group worldwide, as well as their families.” We will continue to respond to the needs of customers and society to the greatest extent possible and quickly implement measures needed to minimize the effects of COVID-19 on our business.
Hitachi is committed to do whatever it takes to overcome this crisis.
The following outlines Hitachi Group’s current responses to the spread of COVID-19, as well as its effects on our business operations.