We set the service standard in the rail industry and provide best in class maintenance regimes across our global rolling stock fleets – from metros to trams, driverless systems to high speed lines.

We identify faults before they occur, find the correct resolution and optimise existing maintenance schedules to achieve the highest availability levels for our customers.

Our service does not end with system delivery, we support operators and maintain systems to ensure customers get the most from their assets through our global network of depots and train maintenance centres.

24 Hours at Hitachi’s Ashford Train Maintenance Centre

With a team of highly skilled and qualified services personnel, Hitachi Rail consistently provides its customers with quality support throughout a system’s lifetime. Our focus is on reliability and availability - developing highly innovative technological solutions to respond to evolving mobility needs in terms of safety, design, quality and comfort. Hitachi Rail has also developed a Control Room (CRHR) for monitoring its fleets, providing improved Condition Based Maintenance approaches.

Service provisions for rolling stock include:

  • Full service and complete fleet overhaul
  • Repairing and spare parts services
  • Upgrading and components re-engineering
  • Maintenance & integrated logistic support
  • Specialised maintenance engineering
  • Maintenance 4.0