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Our news page includes updates from the HICSE team plus news, views and insights from the rail profession, influencers and heads of industry.
On track for training technology – Hitachi launch video showcasing their new technology!
Hitachi Information Control Systems Europe Ltd (HICSE) have released their next level simulator support with the launch of the NX Panel high fidelity simulation which provides training support for Signallers in a real-time, real-world environment.
Hitachi launch exciting new solutions at Railtex 2022
Hitachi will be unveiling their latest innovations in the safety in rail marketplace with exciting new developments in two key areas Signalling a change to training Hitachi has taken their simulator support to the next level with the launch of the NX Panel high fidelity simulation. This exciting new product will provide training support for […]
Hitachi have training on track with new technology
Hitachi Information Control Systems Europe Ltd (HICSE) are taking their simulator support to the next level with the launch of the NX Panel high fidelity simulation which provides training support for Signallers in a real-time, real-world environment. For more than 20 years Signallers have developed their skills and the competencies needed to signal trains safely […]
The Sales & Marketing team took to the road (and air) and made their way to Glasgow for the Rail North of the Border Conference. The conference saw the first outing for the new pop-up stand (didn’t pop up quick as quickly as we hoped for, but practice will make perfect!) A great event with […]
Sky high support for Wiltshire Air Ambulance from local businesses
Hitachi Information Control Systems (based in Bradford on Avon) this week handed over a cheque for £1000 to the team from Wiltshire Air Ambulance. This record-breaking amount was achieved by the company’s annual Christmas raffle raising £835 and the company MD Tim Gray making up the balance to an amazing £1000. Sales & Marketing Head, […]
AuthorMatthew Diggle BSc (HONS) CEng CITP MBCS MIRSE MIMechE MAPM Technical Authority (Traffic Management, Control Systems, and Automatic Routesetting) Matthew is an experienced railway systems engineer, specialising in signalling control systems. He began his career working for the original British Railways, moving on to work for several organisations within the rail industry. He has a had […]
Supporting local charity – Hitachi supports the Alex Moulton Charitable Trust
Hitachi Information Control Systems Europe (HICSE) are delighted to support The Hall (Alex Moulton Charitable Trust) in Bradford on Avon - a great local venue and charity. In September HICSE were able to fund the new ticket sales office and we were invited along to open this and to have a tour of the house […]
Atkins Ltd are the primary contractor for a major Network Rail upgrade project on the Feltham & Wokingham signalling system. Both areas were last re-signalled in 1974 and the infrastructure is now suffering from severe degradation, obsolescence and unreliability. The Feltham and Wokingham Resignalling Programme (FWRP) comprises of the total restoration of the signalling systems […]