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Transforming the Construction Industry with 5G

It’s undeniable that 5G technology is revolutionizing how we work, play, and live. But what you may not realize is how this new era of innovation is transforming the construction industry.

From improving communication to reducing costs and timeframes for project completion, 5G offers a unique opportunity for contractors to remain competitive in today’s market. In this blog, we’ll explore how 5G is reshaping the construction sector and how Hellman Electric harnesses it to save customers money and stay at the forefront of innovation.

Cost-Reduction Opportunities
As the world advances and technology keeps evolving, every industry is looking for ways to save money and streamline processes. The construction industry is no exception. Enter 5G technology, the industry’s newest tool for achieving these goals. With its potential to precisely track employee performance and time sheets, 5G can ensure more accurate payrolls and fewer administrative errors. In addition, 5G’s use of cloud computing and automation systems can make faster decisions based on data gathered, ultimately leading to even more significant cost savings throughout a project’s lifecycle.

Improved Collaboration
The potential of 5G technology to revolutionize the construction industry is further enhanced by its ability to facilitate improved collaboration. With 5G, remote teaming and virtual meetings are now possible for teams working at different sites or locations. This enables stakeholders such as architects, engineers, and contractors to collaborate on projects anywhere worldwide. In addition, real-time communication tools enabled by 5G help to improve productivity and reduce delays caused by miscommunication.

Streamline Supply Chain Management
With its potential to streamline supply chains, reduce errors, and optimize project inventory management, 5G has the power to revolutionize how we manage our supply chain operations. Here’s how:

  • Automated Tracking: With real-time tracking capabilities, businesses can monitor their shipments efficiently. This improved visibility allows them to keep up with demand fluctuations, track supplies more accurately, and respond quickly.
  • Faster Delivery Times: Shorter delivery times enabled by 5G mean quicker response times for orders placed online or at stores. Businesses will have the ability to provide faster service to customers while also reducing costs associated with long transit times.
  • Inventory Optimization: Using predictive analytics, businesses can forecast future demands more accurately and plan accordingly. This enables better resource allocation and ensures that stock levels remain optimal.

Increase Flexibility and efficiency
In the construction industry, precision and efficiency are vital. Any delay or inaccuracy can cost time and money. That’s why improved flexibility is one of the most critical advantages that 5G can bring to the construction sector. With increased flexibility and efficiency, 5G allows businesses to tap into a faster and more reliable network, enabling them to perform their tasks faster and with greater precision while providing insights into the data and analytics that help them make informed decisions.

Abundance of Safety Enhancements
Integrating 5G technology within the construction industry brings about a host of benefits, particularly about safety. Using a centralized network, standardized safety protocols can be established and monitored to ensure workers are following regulations. This decreases the likelihood of accidents and injuries caused by insufficient or improper safety measures. Additionally, real-time data regarding accidents can be tracked easily, allowing for quicker response times and prevention methods.

In conclusion, there’s no denying that 5G technology has already begun revolutionizing the construction industry, and early adopters like Hellman Electric are already seeing the benefits.

To learn more about how we’re staying ahead of the curve and providing our clients with state-of-the-art solutions that drive efficiency and productivity while also reducing costs, contact our Design Build team today.


Electra Times Magazine, Featuring Hellman Employees and Projects

This past September, Electra Group released its annual magazine. In the issue, Hellman Electric was highlighted in numerous articles, which featured two of our employees rising to the top and a few of our cutting-edge projects. As one of three Electra USA subsidiaries based in the Big Apple, we are proud to be featured in this prestigious magazine. We invite you to learn more about our work and team in the Electra Times Magazine features below. 

Lighting Up JFK International Airport 

The JFK International Airport Rehabilitation Project is an excellent example of our team’s dedication to quality and customer service. The project required a high degree of coordination and communication to minimize airport operations disruptions in addition to daily permits from the Port Authority. Our team worked closely with the survey team to ensure that all fixtures were aligned, and the result was a successful project completed on time and within budget. To learn more about the design and the technologies used for this advanced project, flip to Page 11.

The Young and The Restless
Allison Lopez has always been a go-getter, so when she joined Hellman Electric in 2017 with no experience in the contracting and construction industry, it wasn’t a surprise when she quickly rose through the ranks. Her hard work and ambition have allowed her to reach new levels in her career, which has only increased her desire to learn. To read more about Allison’s inspiring journey, click here.

2021 Excellence Award
After rising to the challenge, demonstrating outstanding work, and helping Hellman Electric excel from great to exceptional, John Kreckel, Senior Project Manager at Hellman, was awarded the 2021 Electra Excellence Employee of the Year Award. The award recognizes those who showcase excellence, professionalism, leadership, team spirit, flexibility, and reliability. To read what project secured his win, click here.

Closing the Apple’s Digital Divide
Since establishing our Datacom Division in 2016, we’ve been a leading provider of telecommunication installations throughout the New York metropolitan area. To learn how we’re currently leveraging this expertise to deploy 5G, the latest and most significant global wireless standard, flip to page 44 of the magazine to read Tom Caruso, VP of Operations Datacom Division, explain how Hellman Electric is leveraging new industry sectors every day. 

As we continue to work hard and innovate in the electrical construction industry, we can’t wait to see what the future holds for Hellman Electric. To follow along with us, we invite you to join us on Instagram, Facebook, or LinkedIn for the latest company news, updates on our projects, and pictures of our team in action.