Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc.


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LCGC SupplementsSpecial Issues-12-01-2012
Volume 30
Issue 12

Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc.

Company Description

Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc. (HTA), located in Schaumburg, Illinois, is the North American division headquarters for Hitachi High Technologies Corporation (Tokyo, Japan). Hitachi has a distinguished 50-year history of providing a broad range of high-quality analytical equipment and services in North America. HTA comprises many divisions, including the Life Sciences Division located in Dallas, Texas. HTA's Life Sciences Division markets, sells, and services liquid chromatography systems including LC–MS and preparative systems, UV–vis/fluorescence spectroscopy instruments, and amino acid analyzers. HTA's activities include applications, technical support and service, training, sales, and marketing.

Chief Chromatographic Techniques Supported

  • Liquid chromatography

  • Mass spectrometry

  • Ultra high-speed liquid chromatography

  • High performance liquid chromatography

  • Preparative chromatography

  • Dedicated amino acid analysis

  • Diffraction gratings

  • UV-vis/NIR spectroscopy

  • Fluorescence spectroscopy

Markets Served

Hitachi designs, develops, manufactures, and services a wide variety of analytical instrumentation. Hitachi instruments are used in laboratories around the world for various applications ranging from chemical, pharmaceutical, environmental, and food and beverages, to proteomics, genomics, and drug discovery.

Major Products/Services

Regardless of your amino acid application, Hitachi has a solution, including pre-column U-HPLC, high speed LCMS, and the L-8900 dedicated amino acid analyzer. Let the "Amino Acids Experts" configure a system specifically for your amino acid application. Hitachi's Chromaster and the new Primaide HPLC systems offer affordable and robust performance with seamless integration and unmatched reliability. Continuing Hitachi's industry-leading chromatography value proposition, Primaide is the culmination of 50 years in HPLC development and production. The Chromaster platform with extremely low system dwell volume provides the ultimate in conventional performance and method versatility. New to the HTA product portfolio is a complete line of preparative chromatography systems and solutions covering a broad range of purification scalability.

Hitachi also offers high-quality UV–vis/NIR and fluorescence spectroscopy systems designed for applications from simple, routine analyses to leading edge research-grade experiments.


Dallas, Texas, is the headquarters for the Life Sciences Division and includes sales, marketing, service, and customer support. HTA also offers extensive field sales, service, and support capabilities throughout the US, Canada, and Mexico.

Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc.

1375 North 28th Avenue,

Dallas, TX 75261


(800) 548-9001


(972) 615-9322