Transportation Systems

Overview

Global Centers

Reinforcing relationships with local railway operators and car
builders by expanding global manufacturing and services.

An ongoing series of new rail projects are being launched throughout the world. Much attention and large expectations are focused on rail solutions as an environmentally well-considered form of transportation. Mitsubishi Electric is working to establish joint ventures and add to its range of local manufacturing and servicing bases. Integrating with the communities where we work and contributing to local regions, we advance our activities every day with the goal of forming close local partnerships.

  • Sales and maintenance bases: New York, Mexico City, São Paulo, Sydney, Singapore, Hong Kong, London, Beijing, Gurgaon, Düsseldorf, and Milano
  • Manufacturing bases: Pittsburgh, San Juan del Rio, Sydney, Zhuzhou, Bengaluru, and Padua
  • Research bases: Boston, Rennes, and Livingston
  • Capital participation: Warsaw

Japan

Itami Works

  • Rolling stock systems
  • Signal control systems

Transmission & Distribution
Systems Center

  • Switchgear
  • Lightning arresters

Transmission & Distribution
Systems Center Ako Plant

  • Traction Transformer

Kobe Works

  • Automatic Train Supervision
  • Transportation power supply system
  • Optical network systems
  • Disaster prevention systems, etc.

Nagasaki Works

  • Train air conditioning
  • Platform screen doors
  • Passenger information display (Full-color LED)
  • Onboard display (Full-color LED)

Power Distribution Systems Center

  • Power distribution system

Inazawa Works

  • Elevators and escalators

Communication Networks Center

  • Train radio system
  • On board crime prevention system

Nakatsugawa Works

  • Linear fan (Lindelier)
  • Solar systems

Power Device Works
(Fukuoka, Kumamoto Prefecture)

  • Power devices (IGBT modules, IPM, SiC power modules, etc.)

Advanced Technology R&D Center

  • SiC power modules
  • Computer platforms for traffic data control (traffic management, transportation planning, support for commands) systems

Information Technology R&D Center

  • Train radio system
    (LCX, millimeter-wave)
  • Train dynamics monitoring systems

Industrial Design Center

  • Passenger information system(Concept/Screen)
  • Screens for train information systems
  • Screens for automatic train supervision (Including Operation Control Center design)
Design Systems Engineering Center
Manufacturing Engineering Center
Component Manufacturing Technology Center

Outside Japan

Sydney, Australia
Mitsubishi Electric Australia Pty. Ltd.

  • Manufacturing base for domestic projects
  • Control unit, auxiliary power supply, etc.
  • Sales base for Australia
  • Engineering functions
  • After-sales service for Australia

Zhuzhou, China
Zhuzhou Shiling Transportation Equipment
Company Limited

  • Manufacturing base for domestic projects
  • Control unit, auxiliary power supply, etc.
  • Engineering and design functions
  • After-sales service for China

Bengaluru, India
Mitsubishi Electric India Pvt. Ltd.

  • Manufacturing base for domestic projects Traction motor, control unit, auxiliary power supply, etc.
  • Sales base for India
  • Engineering functions
  • After-sales service for India

Padua, Italy
Mitsubishi Electric Kilmat Transportation Systems S.P.A

  • Design, manufacture and maintenance of train air conditioning equipment
  • Local sales and maintenance system

San Juan del Rio, Mexico
Mitsubishi Electric de Mexico S.A. de C.V.

  • Global manufacturing base Traction motor, control unit, auxiliary power supply, etc.
  • Manufacturing base for domestic projects
  • Sales base for Mexico
  • Engineering functions
  • After-sales service for Central and South America

MERCE

The research centers in both Britain and France conduct advanced R&D projects and are also actively engaged in international standardization activities, with the focus in Britain on technologies related to air conditioning and cooling equipment, and in France on power electronics and communications technologies.

MERL

The R&D base in Boston conducts basic research and R&D of advanced technologies with a view to practical application in the areas of electronics, communications, media signal processing, data analysis, spatial information processing, mechatronics, and optimization technologies.

Pittsburgh, US
Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc.

  • Manufacturing base for domestic projects
    Control unit, auxiliary power supply , etc.
  • Sales base for North America
  • Engineering functions
  • After-sales service for North America