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2016Handed over the construction work of the Taiwan High Speed Rail Nangang extension project to Taiwan High Speed Rail Corporation.
2015Started PMSM sales to Keikyu Corporation for the new model Series 1000 rolling stock.
2015Started PMSM sales to Hanshin Electric Railway for the new model Series 5700 rolling stock.
2015Handed over the construction work of E&M Systems for New Stations to Taiwan High Speed Rail Corporation.
2015Started developing the world's first main converter using SiC for Tokaido Shinkansen.
2015Started PMSM sales to SMRT Corporation for the model Series C151 rolling stock.
2015Started Propulsion System Integrating PMSM and Traction Inverter using SiC Diode sales to Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd for Ginza Line 1000 third series trains.
2015Kawasaki Tsurumi Rinko Bus Co., Ltd. started operating Toshiba’s first commercial electric bus on its Kawasaki Municipal Hospital route.
2015Started electrical equipment sales to JR East (East Japan Railway Company) for the Hokuriku Shinkansen.
2015Supplied Nagoya Railroad Co., Ltd. with Type EL120 DC electric locomotive.
2015Started PMSM sales to Kyushu Railway Company for the new model Series 305 rolling stock.
2014Engineering joint venture of drive system for railway (Singapore Rail Engineering: SRE) was established.
2014Exhibited at the InnoTrans 2014.
2014Started PMSM sales for the new model Series 9000 rolling stock for Kita-Osaka Kyuko Railway Co., Ltd.
2014Supplied railway electrical equipment for a new gauge-changeable test train rolling stock.
2014Order received for a rolling stock air conditioning system for Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd. of India.
2014As the contractor for the Ministry of the Environment, started EV Buses operation on a community bus line as a demonstration project.
2013Supplied Wuhan City (China) Tracked Traffic No.1 Line 3rd stage (56 railway cars) with electrical equipment.
2013Started developing and supplying electrical equipment for the 160kmph(HXD3D) and the 8 axle 9600kW(HXD2)new type electric locomotives for the Chinese Ministry of Railways.
2013Order received for a railway system including rolling stock and maintenance service for the Bangkok (Thailand) metro railway Purple Line.
2013Started PMSM sales for the new model Series 1000 rolling stock of Hankyu Corporation.
2013As the contractor for the Ministry of the Environment, started test running of EV Buses on a community bus line as demonstration project.
2013Started PMSM sales to Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd. for the Tozai line Series 05.
2013Started PMSM sales to Keio Corporation for the Series 8000 test equipped railway car.
2013Started electrical equipment sales to JR East (East Japan Railway Company) for the Series E6 Shinkansen (Super Komachi).
2013Started electrical equipment sales to JR Tokai (Central Japan Railway Company) for the N700A Shinkansen.
2013Launch of the JR Freight (Japan Freight Railway Company) Type EH800 AC electric locomotive (January 2013).
2013Started supplying Propulsion System and CAMS(Communication and Monitoring System) for WMATA(Washingto Metropolitan Area Transit Austhority) 7000 Series.
2013Started supplying Monitor Systems for SMART(California USA) and Metrolinx (Toronto Canada)
2012Orders received from the Chinese Ministry of Railways for electrical equipment for HXD3/3C/2C type locomotives passed 2000.
2012Supplied the Dalian (China) Line No.202 with electrical equipment.
2012Order received for air-conditioners for the Singapore LTA type C151B train.
2012Equipped the Hankyu Corporation's Series 8000 railway car with the PMSM system and demonstrated energy savings of about 50% compared to existing systems.
2012Exhibited at the InnoTrans 2012.
2012Started PMSM sales to Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd. for the Ginza line prototype subway car.
2012Supplied JR Freight (Japan Freight Railway Company) with the first mass production hybrid locomotive HD300.
2012Started supplying Propulsion System for METRA HLⅡ (Illinois USA)
2012Supplied the Taiwan TRA800 pendulum EMU electric train with electrical equipment(C/I, Main Transformer, Traction inverter, TMS, SIV and Traction Motor).
2011Supplied Tobu Railway Co., Ltd. with a rapeseed oil immersed transformer for railway operators, an industry first.
2011Started electrical equipment sales to JR East (East Japan Railway Company) for the Series E5 Shinkansen (Hayabusa).
2011Started electrical equipment sales to JR Kyushu (Kyushu Railway Company) and JR West (West Japan Railway Company) for the Series N700 Shinkansen (Mizuho and Sakura).
2011Supplied the Korail (Korea) Series 8300 locomotive with electrical equipment (C/I, Main Transformer, SIV and Traction Motor etc.).
2011Supplied CENTRAL (Brazil) with EMU electrical equipment for 120 rail cars Traction Inverter, SIV, Traction Motor and TMS).
2010Started developing and supplying electrical equipment for the type HXD3C and HXD2C locomotives that replaced the HXD3 to the Chinese Ministry of Railways.
2010Supplied the Chinese Wuhan City No.1 Line 2nd stage (84 railway cars) with electrical equipment.
2010Started PMSM sales to Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd. for the Chiyoda line Series 16000 subway car.
2010Exhibited at the InnoTrans 2010.
2010Sarted supplying air-conditioners for the Singapore LTA type C151A train
2010Launch of the JR Freight (Japan Freight Railway Company) hybrid locomotive HD300 prototype model.
2010Started PMSM control device sales to Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd. for the Marunouchi line Series 02 subway car.
2010Supplied Cairo Metro Line No.3 (Egypt) with electrical equipment (Traction Inverter, TCMS, SIV, Traction Motor and Air Conditioner).
2010Supplied Metro de Sao Paulo Line No.1(Brazil) with EMU electrical equipment (Traction Motor).
2009Orders received from the Chinese Ministry of Railways for electrical equipment for 1000 HXD3 type locomotive passed 1000.
2007Supplied the Tianjin Binhai Line 2nd stage (36 railway cars) with electrical equipment.
2007Supplied Salvador Metro (Brazil) with EMU electrical equipment(Traction Inverter, SIV, and Traction Motor).
2007Started supplying South Africa Transnet with electrical equipment (C/I, Main Transformer, TCMS, SIV and Traction Motor) for the Class 15E electric locomotive.
2007Started supplying South Africa Transnet electrical equipment (C/I, Main Transformer, TCMS, SIV and Traction Motor) for the Class 19E electric locomotive.
2007Supplied the Dalian (China) Jinzhou Line (32 + 16 railway cars) with electrical equipment.
2007Supplied the Chinese Ministry of Railways with 60 type XD3 7200kW electric locomotives.
2007Started PMSM sales to Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd. for the Ginza Line Series 01 subway car.
2007Started mass production electrical equipment sales to JR Tokai (Central Japan Railway Company) and JR West (West Japan Railway Company) for the Series N7000.
2006Supplied Taiwan High Speed Rail with High Speed Rail system as a turnkey contractor.
2004Supplied CENTRAL (Brazil) with Traction Inverter, Traction Motor, and APU for 80 EMUs.
2004Supplied Cairo Metro Line No.1 (Egypt) with Camshaft Controllers, Traction Motors, and other equipment.
2004Supplied Beijing Mass Transit Railway Corporation No.13 Line with 448 railroad car air-conditioners.
2004Supplied Minneapolis Metropolitan Council with low floor type (roof-mounted) LRV IGBT-VVVF inverters and traction motors.
2003Supplied Chinese Wuhan City Tracked Traffic No.1 Line with a railroad car propulsion system, an auxiliary power supply system, and a train monitoring system.
2003Supplied the Chinese Tianjing Railroad with a high speed line railroad car propulsion system, an auxiliary power supply system, and a train monitoring system.
2002Supplied LRTA(Manila No.2 Line Light Rail Transit Authority of the Philippines with IGBT-VVVF inverters, traction motors, and other equipment.
2002Establishment of DTL (Dalian Toshiba Locomotive Electric Equipment Co., Ltd.), joint venture in China.
2001Supplied the Taiwan Railway Authority with IGBT-traction inverters, traction motors, and auxiliary power supply systems for 600series commuter railcars.
2001Supplied Dalian Modern Tramroad Traffic Dalian Line No.3 with railroad car equipment (propulsion system, auxiliary power supply system, TMS).
2001Supplied Cairo Metro Line No.2 (Egypt) with electrical equipment (VVVF Inverter, Traction Motor, and other equipment).
2001Supplied JFK (AirTrain)/Vancouver (SkyTrain) with IGBT-VVVF inverters for linear motors.
2000Supplied the Caracas Urban Railway of Venezuela with AC25kV overhead line transformers, IGBT-traction converters, traction motors, and other equipment for 26 cars.
2000Supplied the Land Transportation Authority (LTA) of Singapore with 265 G751B subway car air-conditioners.
2000Supplied the Irish Rail (IE) IGBT-VVVF inverters, asynchronous traction motors, and other equipment (first inroad of Toshiba-made railroad car equipment into the European market).
1999Supplied Cairo Metro Line No.2 (Egypt) with electrical equipment (VVVF Inverters, Traction Motors, and other equipment).
1999Supplied NICTD of Chicago with IGBT-VVVF inverters, traction motors, and other equipment.
1996Supplied PT-INKA of Indonesia with JS950 rolling stock and air-conditioners.
1996Supplied Cairo Metro Line No.2 (Egypt) with electrical equipment (VVVF Inverter, Traction Motor and other equipment).
1996Supplied SMG Line Nos.7 and 8 of South Korea with IGBT-VVVF inverters, asynchronous traction motors, and TCMS.
1995Supplied Cairo Metro Line No.2 (Egypt) with electrical equipment (VVVF Inverter, Traction Motor and other equipment).
1994Supplied the Korean National Railroad with AC25kV/DC1600V overhead electric line circuit components (main transformers, GTO-traction converters, asynchronous traction motors).
1990Started electrical equipment sales to JR East (East Japan Railway Company) for the Series 400 Shinkansen.
1989Started electrical equipment sales to JR Tokai (Central Japan Railway Company) for the Series 300 Shinkansen.
1987Supplied the Turkish State Railways with 3180kW-25kV thyristor phase control AC electric locomotives.
1987Supplied the Malaysian Railway Authority with a 2400HP DEL.
1986Supplied UEC-SR of the U.S. with a remote control manual type CRD switchboard.
1986Completed the supply of 638 sets of 6kW DC-DC converters to the New York City Transit Authority.
1985Supplied Companhia Brasileira de Trens Urbanos with DC3000V electrification equipment (21 3000kW Freon cooling rectifiers and other units).
1985Exported 50 DC3000V-3000kW chopper control type 10E electric locomotives to South Africa.
1984Started electrical equipment sales to Japanese National Railways for the Series 100 Shinkansen.
1984Changed the company name to TOSHIBA CORPORATION.
1984Supplied the Jingqin Line, Chinese Ministry of Railways, with a substation.
1982Supplied the Argentine Roca Line with A/C electric equipment and railroad car parts.
1981Supplied the New Zealand Railways Corporation with 6 Japanese-made DSG type DELs for the first time.
1979Exported electric parts for 522 chopper type trolley buses to Mexico.
1977Started electrical equipment sales to Japanese National Railways for the Series 200 Shinkansen.
1973Supplied the Argentine Roca Line with a transformer substation.
1973Supplied the Korean National Railroad with an A/C transformer substation.
1972Supplied the Japanese National Railways Railroad Technical Laboratory with superconductivity magnetic levitation car LSM 200 (succeeding in magnetic levitation car operation for the first time in the world).
1965Exported 15 electric locomotives to the Indian National Railways (the first export abroad of Japanese-made AC electric locomotives).
1963Started supplying the Japanese Shinkansen (Bullet Train) with electric parts.
1963Supplied Japanese National Railways with the EF60 that became the standard for DC electric locomotives.
1956Shipped 55 electric railroad cars to the Argentina Sarmiento Line (the first export abroad of Japanese-made electric railroad cars).
1954Exported Cooper Bessemer 660-HP diesel engine-driven locomotives developed in a technical tie-up with GE.
1939Renamed Tokyo Shibaura Electrical Co., Ltd.
1923Our first DC electric locomotive was manufactured.
1900Started the integrated manufacture of rolling stock including traction motors and bogies.
1900Exported the first Japanese-made rolling stock.
1899Started the manufacture of traction motors, train control systems, and bogies.
1899Started the transportation business.
1875Tanaka Seizo-sho (Toshiba predecessor) founded.

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