Rail and Rolling Stock Wires and Cables
Hitachi provides a full line-up of rolling stock to match the needs of all passenger railway transit, from energy efficient trains for daily commuting to high speed trains that can operate at the fastest commercial speeds possible.
To meet a growing range of demands, Hitachi has implemented new methods of vehicle construction and manufacturing based on our AT series product platform. Trains derived from the concept have delivered an outstanding level of quality that has exceeded the expectations even of Japanese railway operators, known the world over for exacting standards for reliability.
This success is supported by our commitment to a fully inclusive, comprehensive and proactive stakeholder management process. We work as one team, with continuous communication and a 'no surprises' approach.
As the development of railway networks continue to advance, demand is growing for rolling stock and components to support that advancement. In response to this demand, we have developed an extensive range of rolling stock cables that are employed in railway projects worldwide. Our products comply with major industry standards, while our product design, with safety at its core, can be tailored to meet the customer’s individual specification.
General & Signal Circuit:
Hitachi Metals America, LTD (HMA, LTD) offers a wide range of cable solutions. Using unique insulating materials, we are capable of supplying thin-walled wires and cables, using unique insulating materials. Benefits to customers include reduced cross section and weight.
Application of on-board LAN cables has expanded to passenger information service and rolling stock control. HMA, LTD supplies international-standard based LAN cables suitable for wiring in rolling stock.
High Voltage System:
HMA, LTD is a key supplier of 30kV high-voltage cable and termination accessories. We have an established track record of delivering high voltage systems to some of world’s most advanced high speed railway systems currently operating in Japan and China.
When a high current is required, heavy & thick rolling stock wires are generally used. HMA, LTD offers unique insulation technology, which enables the customer to apply high current through lighter & thinner wires.
For coach-to-coach applications, we offer special robust construction cables to withstand vibration.