Hitachi in the USA

Hitachi’s history with North America dates back to 1926 when Hitachi commenced trade by exporting 30 electric fans to the United States.

In 1959, Hitachi America, Ltd. was established as a regional subsidiary while the first manufacturing facility was established in the U.S. in 1977.

Today, Hitachi’s presence and commitment to the U.S. economy has grown into 17 significant research and development (R&D) facilities, 52 main manufacturing sites, 75 Group Companies, and over 21,200 employees.1

At Hitachi, we leverage technology that drives sustainability across industries and reduces the overall burden on the planet. Our digital solutions help organizations improve their performance by solving real business problems while also addressing significant social challenges and environmental issues. We call it Social Innovation – making the world a better place through technology and this is an integral part of Hitachi’s heritage.

With operations throughout the Americas, Hitachi currently offers a broad range of business implements, including industrial services and equipment, automotive products, energy solutions, and consumer electronics. We follow a holistic approach in which we’re always innovating to deliver superior products for society and state-of-the-art industrial services for businesses.

At Hitachi, we’re committed to creating a better society and strengthening the industrial infrastructure by utilizing advanced technologies like IoT, analytics, artificial intelligence, and delivering turnkey industrial solutions for our partners. Through our unique collaborative-creation platforms, we strive to bring partners, consumers, and governments together to accelerate Social Innovation and build a better future.

1 As of March 31, 2020.

Corporate Profile

  Hitachi Asia Ltd.
Company Name Hitachi America, Ltd.
Address 2535 Augustine Dr, Santa Clara, CA 95054
Tel (408) 986-6300
Fax (650) 244-7037
Founded 1959