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For over 100 years, the Hitachi Group has maintained its corporate credo of “contributing to society through the development of innovative, original technology.” Today, Hitachi is focusing on the Social Innovation Business, a field that fuses IT with solutions that support social infrastructure. Hitachi is focused on improving the quality of life for people around the world while also creating a more sustainable society. In North America, there are many different Hitachi Group Companies, serving a wide range of different industry sectors. In North America, and throughout the world, these companies play an integral role in providing components, technologies and solutions that support nearly every aspect of social infrastructure and modern life. You can review this matrix to see the different industry sectors served by Hitachi Group Companies in North America.
AAP St. Marys Corp. is a manufacturing subsidiary of Hitachi Metals America, Ltd. (HMA) and a leader in the design, development and manufacture of cast aluminum wheels serving major automotive OEM customers in North America. Its highest quality aluminum wheels backed up by ISO/TS 16949 certification are marketed through HMA.
Clarion Corporation of America, headquartered in Cypress, California, is a subsidiary of Japan-based Clarion Company, which has been a consolidated subsidiary of the Hitachi Group since 2006 and an international leader in car audio and electronics since 1940. The company is involved in the research, development, engineering, design, manufacturing, sales and marketing of mobile entertainment, navigation, in-vehicle information solutions, safety and security products for the automotive, marine, recreational vehicle, commercial fleet and heavy industry environments. Clarion has marketing and sales affiliates in Europe, North and South America, Asia and Australia.
Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas, Inc. manufactures and markets engine management, electric power train, drive control, and car information systems for major automotive OEMs worldwide, adhering to ISO/TS 16949:2009 industry standards. In an effort to provide solutions to reduce emissions and increase fuel efficiency in today’s vehicles, the company has taken a leadership position in the development of next generation lithium-ion batteries. Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas, Inc. is also increasing its presence in the Aftermarket, enabling customers to choose our quality and eco-conscious products for their service, replacement or performance needs.
Hitachi Cable America’s Automotive Products Division serves the automotive industry with a variety of top quality automotive components, materials and services. The company is an industry leader in fluid movement components such as brake hose assemblies and fluid applications, including hose and tube assemblies. The company also supplies high technology electrical products such as ABS braking sensors, electric parking brake harnesses, and hybrid electric vehicle wire harnesses including high and low voltage electrical cables.
Hitachi Metals Automotive Components is a manufacturing subsidiary of Hitachi Metals America, Ltd. and specializes in casting, precision machining and assembly for automotive OEM and Tier 1 auto suppliers. The company’s product mix consists of suspension components, exhaust manifolds, and brackets that are marketed through Hitachi Metals America, Ltd.
Hitachi Metals North Carolina is a manufacturing subsidiary of Hitachi Metals America, Ltd. and produces high-energy ferrite magnets and NEOMAX© neodymium rare-earth sintered magnets for high performance motor applications primarily serving the automotive industry. Its high-performance permanent magnets are backed up by a world-leading R&D capability and marketed through HMA.
Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd. in Japan produces world class products for the mining and construction industry. Today’s product offerings include hydraulic excavators, shovels and rigid haul trucks for the mining industry. In the U.S., Hitachi quality construction products are produced in factories in Deere-Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd. located in Kernersville, North Carolina. Purpose-built forest machines are manufactured in Langley, British Columbia.
Hitachi Construction Truck Manufacturing, Ltd. (HTM), is a subsidiary of Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd. (HCM) which produces and sells world-class products for the mining and construction industries. HTM is a manufacturing company that builds and supplies various size rigid dump trucks from 65 tons to 320 tons payload to HCM. HTM also supplies spare parts for rigid dump trucks to HCM’s dealer network. HTM’s operation center is located in Guelph, Ontario.
With over 25 years in the industry and offices on six continents, Wenco provides a comprehensive fleet management system for surface mines of all sizes worldwide. Wenco delivers world-class software and hardware to accurately record equipment activity, location, time, production, and maintenance information. Wenco products are supported by an in-house staff of engineers, mining industry experts, software developers, and training specialists. Wenco is dedicated to ensuring that mines are as safe, efficient, and profitable as possible.
Hitachi Consulting Corporation is a recognized leader in delivering proven business and IT strategies and solutions to Global 2000 companies across many industries. With a balanced view of strategy, people, process and technology, Hitachi Consulting works with companies to understand their unique business needs, and to develop and implement practical business strategies and technology solutions. Hitachi Consulting’s client base includes 35 percent of the Fortune 100 and 25 percent of the Fortune Global100.
Hitachi Koki Canada Co. (Hitachi Power Tools) offers an extensive line of professional grade power tools and accessories for woodworking, metalworking, drilling and fastening, concrete drilling and cutting and outdoor power equipment products, as well as a complete line of pneumatic nailers, staplers, compressors and fasteners. From their Canadian head office in Toronto, Hitachi Power Tools supports over 2000 retail and industrial locations and over 200 authorized service centers nationwide. Hitachi Power Tools continues to forge aggressively into the future, developing innovative new technologies that benefit consumers by improving the longevity and performance of the Hitachi power tool line.
Hitachi Koki USA, Ltd. (Hitachi Power Tools) offers an extensive line of professional grade power tools and accessories for woodworking, metalworking, drilling and fastening, concrete drilling and cutting and outdoor power equipment products, as well as a complete line of pneumatic nailers, staplers, compressors and collated fasteners. From its headquarters in Norcross, Georgia, and satellite offices in the U.S. and Canada, Hitachi Power Tools supports over 4000 retail locations carrying Hitachi tools and over 1000 authorized service centers.
Maxell Corporation of America, a technology and marketing leader, is a full-line supplier of OEM and consumer batteries and automotive lenses and digital media products for the consumer, professional and data storage markets. The company also offers a full line of electronics care and maintenance products, along with storage products and a well-known brand of headphones, iPOD/MP3 peripherals and speakers. In addition, Maxell supplies industrial batteries for advanced meter infrastructure and tire pressure monitoring systems, as well as for cellular phones.
Hitachi Kokusai Electric America, Ltd. is a world-renowned manufacturer of digital television cameras, transmitters, RF links, signal processing devices and OEM surveillance products for broadcast High Definition (HDTV) television, cable MSO’s, video production, educational, government, medical and industrial vision markets. Its 50+ years of experience providing sales, marketing, service and support for the North American market has earned its products a respected ranking in the electronics communication field. It is and remains committed to providing the highest return-on-investment products through its R&D investments and implementation of socially responsible ‘green’ manufacturing of sophisticated digital telecommunication products.
Hitachi Kokusai Electric Canada, Ltd. provides digital video camera solutions and transmission devices for broadcast television, cable television, educational and industrial video production and training, as well as industrial visions systems. Hitachi HD broadcast studio cameras are used by the major Canadian networks including CTV, CBC and Rogers and were the camera of choice for CTV at the 2010 Winter Olympics.
For more than three decades, Performance Controls has been a leader in designing and manufacturing high performance motor controllers and power amplifiers for customers worldwide. Performance Controls provides high performance products designed or customized to meet the particular needs of customers in a wide range of industries, including medical applications (such as MRI and surgical hand tools), oil and gas exploration and production, motorized utility vehicles, power generation, rotating instrumentation (such as RADAR and solar collectors), and mechanical testing equipment.
Hitachi Capital America Corp. is an independent, diversified leasing and financial services company providing financing to Hitachi Group companies and the commercial business sector. Hitachi Capital America Corp. offers a variety of asset-based financing solutions with a business focus on truck finance, vendor finance, medical equipment finance, lease discounting, software financing and trade receivables.
Hitachi Cable America Inc., Performance Cable Systems and Materials Division specializes in the design and manufacture of copper and fiber optic communication cables and assemblies for the telecommunications industry. HCA products support applications such as Ethernet, Industrial Ethernet, video, Power Over Ethernet, HDMI, Infiniband and more. For the U.S. market, the company imports and sells Hitachi products, including networking electronics, optical components, wires and cables, copper products and semiconductor materials. The company also specializes in high performance interconnect solutions for consumer AV, computing, data storage, medical, industrial, defense and multimedia applications. They offer thousands of different copper and fiber optic cable types for building wiring, indoor and outdoor interconnect and for general application cabling from power through the world’s fastest supercomputing cables. Manufacturing has been done at the Manchester, New Hampshire facility since 1986.
Hitachi Chemical Co. America, Ltd. provides electronics, automotive and performance products to customers in North America. Offerings include semiconductor-related materials, display and optics-related materials, PWBs base materials, printed wiring boards, capacitors, film products, carbon and ceramic materials and automotiverelated materials. The company was founded in 1975 and is based in Cupertino, California.
Hitachi Metals America Ltd., headquartered in Purchase, New York, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hitachi Metals, Ltd. Since its inception in 1965, Hitachi Metals America, Ltd. has manufactured and marketed a broad range of high-functional materials products. Hitachi Metals America, Ltd. has seven manufacturing subsidiaries, five sales offices and one R&D facility in the U.S. serving the automotive, industrial, telecommunications and information technology, semiconductor, consumer products and energy segments.
Hitachi Powdered Metals (USA), Inc. is a leading global supplier of precision engineered powdered metal components used in a variety of highly diverse and competitive industries. The company’s products include valve guide inserts, timing system sprockets and pulleys and variable valve timing (VVT) components, including housings, vanes, rotors and sprockets. The company produces high volume-advanced engineered components primarily for automotive, heavy-duty, recreation/ off-highway vehicles and general purpose engine applications.
Hitachi Communication Technologies America, Inc., headquartered in Richardson, Texas, provides communications products and services for the telecommunications, cable TV, utility, enterprise, industrial and other markets. Solutions include: mobile gateways (MME/LTE), smallcell solutions, traffic management systems (TMS), AeroMACS solutions; middleware, management systems and professional services for M2M applications and vertical markets such as connected home, energy management, and eHealth. The company has a long history as a provider of optical transport technology, including mission-critical data center networking in partnership with Hitachi Data Systems.
Hitachi Computer Products (America) Inc. manufactures midrange and enterprise market level disk based data storage subsystems for the Americas markets. It also provides the labor for the HDS Distribution Center located within the Norman, OK facility. Hitachi Computer Products is committed to providing customers with high quality electronic products and services through means that are environmentally responsible, regulatory compliant, and continuously improved to enhance quality, delivery, and customer service. The company was founded in 1985 and is located in Norman, Oklahoma.
Hitachi Data Systems provides information technologies, services and solutions that help companies improve IT costs and agility, and innovate with information to make a difference in the world. Its customers gain compelling return on investment (ROI), unmatched return on assets (ROA), and demonstrable business impact. With approximately 6,000 employees worldwide, Hitachi Data Systems does business in more than 100 countries and regions. Its products, services and solutions are trusted by the world’s leading enterprises, including more than 70% of the Fortune 100 and more than 80% of the Fortune Global 100.
Hitachi ID Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of identity and access management solutions. Hitachi ID software helps almost 1000 organizations with over 12 million combined users meet security, internal control, regulatory compliance, IT cost reduction and user service objectives. Hitachi ID Management Suite Products manage identities, entitlements and authentication factors across both on-premise and SaaS applications in the cloud.
Hitachi Solutions America, Ltd. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hitachi Solutions, Ltd., one of Japan’s premier software and professional service companies. The company established U.S. operations in 1991 and maintains headquarters in San Francisco, with offices in Irvine, New York City and San Diego. It markets state-of-the-art multimedia presentation and conferencing systems under its StarBoard Division; is a leading partner and provider of Microsoft business solutions including Dynamics AX (ERP) and CRM; provides value-added professional services, consulting and support under its Systems Solutions Group; and provides software, reagents and instruments for biological research through its MiraiBio Group.
Carter Logistics, a strategic partner of Hitachi Transport Systems (America), Ltd., is a premier logistics provider. Carter started its business in 1983 with just a couple of trucks moving parts from suppliers to various automotive assembly plants. Today, Carter is well known within the automotive industry, as well as other market verticals, as a world-class logistics company setting the bar high for its competitors.
Hitachi Transport System (America), Ltd. is an international freight forwarder, customs broker, common carrier and warehouse provider offering a full scope of services to both Hitachi Group companies and third-party companies in partnership with subsidiary and business partner Sunrise Logistics Solutions (America), Ltd. Hitachi Transport System (America), Ltd. maintains a vast network of highly experienced agents and business affiliates in more than 25 countries worldwide.
Vantec World Transport (USA), Inc., a subsidiary of Vantec Group is an integrated logistics service provider based on the two main business areas of contract logistics and air and ocean freight forwarding services. In contract logistics, it takes pride in its over a half century of experience and expertise in automotive logistics, which we have expanded in the automotive market throughout the world. In freight forwarding, it has a worldwide network of over 40 facilities to meet the various global needs of its customers.
Hitachi Aloka Medical, Ltd. is committed to delivering advanced diagnostic ultrasound systems to meet the needs of physicians and patients. The company was formed when Aloka Co., Ltd. became a 100% subsidiary of Hitachi Medical Corporation on March 3, 2011 and changed its name to Hitachi Aloka Medical, Ltd. Having made significant and noteworthy contributions in the field of ultrasound technology, including introducing the world’s first commercialized medical ultrasound equipment back in 1960, Hitachi Aloka Medical, Ltd. is poised to continue the advancement of its ultrasound business. Hitachi Aloka Medical America, Ltd. employs local sales, service and clinical applications professionals across the U.S.
Hitachi Chemical Diagnostics, headquartered in Mountain View, California, is a global leader of in vitro allergy diagnostics and has a legacyof innovation. The company holds many in vitro allergy testing technology patents and continues to pioneer advancements in the field. It also works closely with industry leaders, laboratories and distributors around the world to provide the medical community access to the latest in vitro allergy testing technology. The company’s products are marketed to over 40 countries worldwide.
Hitachi Chemical Research Center (HCR) is a research and development company directed towards novel technology platforms and related bio or bio mimetic materials for life sciences. Utilizing its expertise in mRNA research, its scientists create diagnostic tools for drug efficacy and genetic testing. And its nanotechnology group is developing chemical or electrochemical technology and material. Through its research, HCR provides innovative solutions to improve the health and welfare of human life and society.
Hitachi Medical Systems America, Inc. (HMSA), located in Twinsburg, Ohio, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hitachi Medical Corporation and offers a broad range of patient-friendly diagnostic imaging equipment, including MRI and CT. Its innovations in diagnostic imaging provide technology that drives clinical solutions to deliver diagnostic confidence, improve workflow efficiency and deliver a better patient experience. In addition to exceptional equipment, HMSA is known for its comprehensive customer support programs that maximize the lifecycle value of equipment through responsive service maintenance, significant software upgrades and ongoing applications support.
Hitachi HVB, Inc. is a premier international supplier of electrical equipment, including dead tank high voltage circuit breakers, gas-insulated switchgear, transformers, and generator main circuit breakers. At its north metro Atlanta, Georgia headquarters, the company maintains a production plant with clean rooms, testing facilities and an extra high voltage bay.
Hitachi Maxco offers products for both industrial and environmental markets. The Industrial Chain Division (ICD) provides precision roller chains, heavy duty engineering class chains, and products for material handling applications. The Environmental Products Group (EPG) specializes in equipment for the treatment of water and wastewater with non-metallic and stainless steel components designed to provide extended years of service with minimal maintenance.
Metglas is a subsidiary of Hitachi Metals America, Ltd. and the world’s leading producer of amorphous metal ribbon and components used in the production of electrical distribution transformers, high frequency magnetic components for power electronics, materials for anti-theft tags, brazing alloys and solder.
AccSys Technology, Inc. is the world’s leading commercial supplier of ion linear accelerator systems. Founded in 1985 as a design and manufacturing company, AccSys specializes in the development, production, installation and servicing of low-cost compact ion linear accelerators (linacs) using radiofrequency quadrupole (RFQ) linac and drifttube linac (DTL) technology. AccSys is dedicated to using its position of leadership to provide the highest quality and most reliable commercial ion linac systems to meet the needs of customers in medical, industrial and research applications.
Hitachi America, Ltd., headquartered in Tarrytown, New York, a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., and its subsidiary companies offer a broad range of electronics, power and industrial equipment and services, automotive products and consumer electronics with operations throughout the Americas.
Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc. is a global leader in high-tech solutions. The company sells and services semiconductor manufacturing and metrology equipment, electron microscopes, analytical instrumentation and clinical analyzers, electronic materials and devices, hard disk manufacturing systems, and consumer electronic products.
Hitachi Via Mechanics established its U.S. based sales office in 1987 with a sales staff supported by applications engineers specifically to bring their reliable product line of PWB drilling machines to the Americas. Today, on top of Hitachi Via’s original mission of system/application sales and support, the U.S. based operation offers technology development for next generation mechanical and laser processing and optical design. Its researchers work closely with Japan with the ultimate outcome of delivering new manufacturing machines for microelectronics, PWB, solar and medical devices for those companies leading the way with emerging technologies in their market sectors.
Kokusai Semiconductor Equipment Corporation provides comprehensive North American operations for its parent company, Hitachi Kokusai Electric, a premiere global supplier of semiconductor manufacturing equipment. The company is headquartered in San Jose, California, and has a strategic parts, service and training facility in Vancouver, Washington.
SinterMet, LLC is a subsidiary of Hitachi Metals America, Ltd. and the industry’s leading manufacturer of tungsten carbide rod mill rolls serving the steel industry’s high-performance demanding customers around the world.
Ward Manufacturing, LLC is a subsidiary of Hitachi Metals America, Ltd. and the industry leader of gas piping components products. Ward Manufacturing manufactures and distributes a wide range of malleable and cast iron pipe fittings and nipples and corrugated stainless steel tubes, through a widely established distribution network in the U.S. and Canada.