Press Releases
November 01, 2016

Hitachi Power Tools (Hitachi Koki USA, Ltd.) today announced the newest additions to its Finish Nailer lineup with a New Series of Battery Powered Cordless Brushless models; the NT1850DE 18-Gauge 2” Cordless Brad Nailer, the NT1865DM 16-Gauge 2-1/2” Cordless Straight Finish Nailer, and the NT1865DMA 15-Gauge 2-1/2” Cordless Angled Finish Nailer. This series combines Hitachi’s reputation as the Pro Preferred Brand of Pneumatic Nailers* with its unique Lifetime Tool Warranty on Cordless products to deliver the quality and performance expected from Hitachi.

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2016
May 19, 2016

Hitachi Power Tools (Hitachi Koki USA, Ltd.) today unveiled a new line of AC Brushless SDS Max Rotary Hammers featuring Hitachi’s Aluminum Housing Body (AHB) construction that delivers impressive internal and external durability, and select hammers in the line also incorporating User Vibration Protection (UVP) technology to minimize vibration transfer to the user. This new line from Hitachi will lead the commercial industry in North America by delivering products that not only last longer due to reformative construction of the tool body and motor, but also can reduce the risk of developing a vibration-related injury due to prolonged exposure.

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2016
December 11, 2015

Hitachi Koki Co., Ltd.(“Hitachi Koki”) today announced the resolution, in the Board of Directors meeting held today, that Hitachi Koki would acquire 100% ownership of Metabo Aktiengesellschaft (“Metabo”), headquartered in Nurtingen, Germany. Metabo has an established reputation for high-quality products centered in the European market. Hitachi Koki is aiming to strengthen and expand its power tool business by acquisition of the parent company, Power Tool Invest B.V. (“PTI”), headquartered in Schiphol, the Netherlands, and of all minority shareholders’ interest owned by the founding family and executives & employees of Metabo.

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2015