A publicly traded Japanese electronics corporation operating in the fields of infrastructure, medical and industrial equipment, communications systems and defense equipment.
The company’s engineering equipment was used during house demolitions in the Palestinian neighborhoods of At-Tur and Beit Hanina in occupied East Jerusalem and in the unrecognized Bedouin village of Al-Sayyid in the Naqab (Negev) desert. The Hitachi model most commonly used during these demolitions was the ZX250LC-5 track excavator.
In 2017, the company's engineering equipment was used for construction works in settlements in the occupied West Bank.
In 2018, the company's equipment was documented during the construction of the new underground wall around the besieged Gaza.