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Hitachi Rail STS España S.A.
  (anterior Ansaldo STS España S.A.)

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Postal address Maria de Molina, 40 - 1ª planta
E-28006 Madrid. Spain
Telephone +34 91 325 45 00 Fax +34 91 325 45 01

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Postal address Hitachi Rail STS España S.A.
(anterior Ansaldo STS España S.A.)
Mantenimiento LAV Madrid-Lérida

Polígono Plaza - Avda. Diagonal 14 - Naves 36-37
E-50197 Zaragoza. Spain

Telephone +34 97 630 02 50 Fax +34 97 631 86 17
Company data

Hitachi Rail STS España S.A. is a subsidiary of Hitachi Rail STS and a Hitachi Rail Group company



Management team

Management team in Spain:

Country Representative and Sales/Maintenance Director: Roberto Vitali.


Main products and services

Traffic Management, Train Control and Signalling Systems (ERTMS, CBTC, Driverless and UTO, PTC, Satellite positioning, catenary- free tramway (TramWave).

Telecommunications SCADA, Power Supply, Electrification, Platform Screen Doors, Fare Collection, Depot Equipment Track Works, Operation and Maintenance.


Top product: SIGNALLING: 1. Leaders in ERTMS. 2. CBTC, traffic control technology in mass transit.


Activity Activities: A Core railway signalling business: design, installation, tests and commissioning, maintenance and training, for complete rail automation and safety related control systems and equipment.
Transportation Solutions business: lead contractor and system integrator, providing end-to-end solutions mainly under the following contractual schemes:
- Contracting for Design & Construction
- Project Financing Public Private Partnerships (PPP)
- Build, Operate and Transfer (BOT)
- Design, Build, Operate and Maintain (DBOM)

Activities by year

Main activities in 2020

In Spain: Full maintenance contract on Madrid-Lerida HSL including Railway Traffic Control (ERTMS L1 & L2), as well as all associated systems, power supply and safety detectors systems.

Upgrade to 230d version of ERTMS L1 and L2 on Madrid Lleida HSL

Upgrade to ERTMS systems on Figueras Perpignan HSL and technical assistance to Maintenance.

Delivery and Maintenance of Railway Traffic Control, Fixed telecom and Auxiliary Systems on the La Robla-Pola de Lena section, on the North-Northwest HSL Corridor.


Worldwide: High Speed

TGV in France (Tours-Bordeaux (SEA), Le Mans-Rennes (BPL), Paris-Strasbourg (East Europe)

HSL in Italy (Milan-Bologne, Rome-Milan, Milan-Nápoles)

New signaling contracts awarded in Morocco for Tanger - Kenitra HSL (first HSL in Africa), in Algeria for Oued Tlelat – Tlemcen mixed line.

Sweden (Boden-Haparanda HSL. Commissioning of ERTMS signaling system in Sweden)


Urban rail transports:     
Peru Lines 2 & 4 of Metro Lima

Metro in Arabia Saudita Metro turnkey contract awarded in Saudi Arabia (Ryiadh), Noura Bint, Abdulrahman metro, Riyadh metro line 3.

Taiwan Metro Taipei Circular Line

Tramway in China (Zhuhai)
Driverless systems en Australia and USA (Honolulu driverless)

Driverless Metro in South Korea (UI-Shinseol) and Scotland (Glasgow Subway)

Metros in Italy: Romy L A, LC, Naples L1, L6, Milano L5, L4, Brescia, Genoa.

Metro in Sweden Metro: Stockholm Red line

China Shenyang lines 1, 2, Chengdu lines 1, 2, Hangzhou line1, Xian line 2, Zhengzhou line 1, Dalian lines 1, 2, Shanghai line 2

Turkey Ankara lines 1,2,3,4

India (Kolkata metro, Mumbai monorail, Navi Mumbai metro)

Renewal of metro lines in Brussels (Lines 1y 5).

Greece (Thessaloniki Metro)

Danemark Copenhagen M1, M2, nueva City-Ring.


Areas Worldwide

Certifications Quality and Environment: ISO 9001 - ISO 14001 - OHSAS 18001

Share capital Hitachi Rail (100%)
Turnover in 2020 by Hitachi Rail generated 1.4 M Eur revenue).
No. of employees in 2020 Hitachi Rail: +/-12.000 people, including 171 in Ansaldo STS España (Hitachi Rail STS España SA).
Activities Training, certification, research, Maintenance, Others, Signalling.
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