Tokyo, Japan & Tarrytown, NY, Dec. 6, 2005 — Hitachi Ltd. and its wholly owned subsidiary, Hitachi America Ltd. announced the formation of Hitachi Power Systems America Ltd. The new business unit will focus on the expanding power market in North America and provide engineering, procurement and project management services associated with boiler, turbine and air quality control system (AQCS) requirements for new plants and retrofit applications.
Hitachi Power Systems America Ltd. will house the company’s Global Center of Excellence for the Power emissions Market including wet flue gas desulphurization, selective catalytic rejuvenation, catalyst sales and total air quality control systems solutions.
Hitachi Power Systems America Ltd. is based in Basking Ridge, NJ. The company is headed by Henry Bartoli as president and CEO, who was formerly executive vice president of the environmental businesses of Hitachi America Ltd., Power and Industrial Division.