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Hitachi Energy Opens New UK HQ In Birmingham

An energy technology firm has opened a new UK headquarters in Birmingham.

Hitachi Energy, part of the Japanese global conglomerate Hitachi, has taken 7,000 sq ft on a ten-year lease on the 24th floor of Alpha Tower.

Its previous UK head office in Stone, Staffordshire, will continue to operate following the move.

Hitachi Energy works with clients in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors to provide sustainable energy products and services.

Its global headquarters are in Switzerland and it has around 600 staff working on energy projects in the UK.

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Laura Fleming, managing director for UK and Ireland, said: “Moving to Birmingham is a significant milestone and marks the beginning of an exciting chapter for Hitachi Energy in the UK as we embark on the growth journey.

“The location strengthens our presence in the Midlands as we continue to drive business innovation. We’re excited to tap into the exceptional talent pool fostered by the world-class universities in the area.

“The energy transition is more important than ever and meeting this challenge requires a workforce that can deliver.

“Our new office provides not just a physical modern workplace but a hub for innovation and collaboration with our customers and partners.

“We are excited about the opportunities this expansion brings to advance our mission to create a sustainable energy future for all.”

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