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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.


New York-Based Hellman Electric Earns Major Investment from Electra USA, Subsidiary of Trusted Global Contracting Company

NEW YORKMarch 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Electra USA, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Electra Group (TASE: ELTR), has made a major investment in Hellman Electric, a full-service contractor of turn-key solutions for heavy construction, interior design builds and datacom services. This support allows Hellman Electric to continue its aggressive growth and diversification strategy, as well as bid on much larger, more capital-intensive projects. A longstanding staple of the New York community, Hellman Electric employs more than 250 professional managers, engineers and electrical installation experts.

“By entering into this partnership with Electra Group – a renowned, multinational company with strategic investments throughout the world – we’re poised to continue growing and evolving as a company, just as we have over the past 100 years,” said Steven Lazzaro, President, CEO and Partner of Hellman Electric. “This influx of resources will allow us to make strategic hires, grow our project base and further establish Hellman as the preeminent electrical contractor in the New York metro region for heavy construction, interiors and datacom electrical projects.”

The Electra Group, Israel’s leading company in the fields of construction, infrastructure, facility management and electromechanical systems, acts as a primary contractor in the public and private sectors nationwide, specializing in complex and large-scale projects. The company is a trusted name in 17 countries across four continents.

“We were in search of a well-established company that had expertise in the New York market and an impeccable reputation,” said Itamar Deutscher, President and CEO of Electra Group. “As a respected, knowledgeable and client-focused firm boasting more than 100 years of providing complex electrical installations for heavy construction and building projects, Hellman was a natural fit. We’re confident that this partnership will be mutually beneficial to our shareholders, Hellman’s established customer base and other organizations in need of the company’s vast suite of cradle-to-grave contracting services.”

For more information about Hellman Electric, visit www.hellmanelectric.com. To learn more about Electra Group, go to www.electra.co.il/en.