China Mobile Hong Kong and Zhen Hua Engineering Co. Ltd. sign a memorandum of understanding and kick-start "Smart Construction Site" solutions to revolutionize Hong Kong's construction industry
The "Smart Construction Site" MOU was signed by Dr. Max Ma (front row, left), Director and Executive Vice President of CMHK, and Mr. Qiao Yang (front row, right), Vice President of Zhen Hua Engineering Co Limited, and witnessed by Mr. Sean Lee (back row, left), Director and Chief Executive Officer of CMHK, and Mr. Su Yansong (back row, right), Deputy General Manager of China Harbour Engineering Co Limited & Managing Director of Zhen Hua Engineering Co Limited.
(Hong Kong, April 20, 2021) With 5G technology development becoming a subject of global attention in recent years, China Mobile Hong Kong (hereinafter referred to as "CMHK") has been committed to building a high-quality and reliable 5G network to empower the development of Hong Kong Smart City, as well as promoting the development of 5G network application eco-chains across various aspects. Now CMHK has extended the functionality of 5G technology to the construction industry by signing a memorandum of understanding with Zhen Hua Engineering Co Ltd (hereinafter referred to as “ZHEC”)) and initiating the development of "Smart Construction Site" to promote the diversified applications of 5G.
Expanding 5G technology in construction sectors creates new "Smart Construction Site” with ZHEC
Since the commercial launch of 5G on 1 April in the past year, CMHK has been gradually integrating 5G technology into citizen's lives, including the deployment of the first 5G smart bank in Hong Kong, the first 5G smart building in Hong Kong and the launch of 5G networked Unmanned Aerial Services applications. Today, CMHK and ZHEC signed a memorandum of understanding to bring 5G technology to ZHEC, combining technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), Cloud Computing and Unmanned Aerial Service (UAS), etc. to realize "Smart Construction Site" solutions.
During the memorandum of understanding signing ceremony, Mr. Sean Lee, Director and Chief Executive Officer of CMHK, said, "Established nearly 40 years ago, ZHEC is a leading engineering company in Hong Kong, and has participated in many large-scale construction projects over the years, such as the Reclamation Work of Hong Kong International Airport‘s Third-Runway and the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge Hong Kong Section, and has won the recognition of government and the industry for its excellent technology. The partnership between CMHK and ZHEC, which leverages on the strengths of both companies in their respective fields, will enable the implementation of the "Smart Construction Site" solutions and set the standard for the ‘Smart Construction Site’ in Hong Kong, which is expected to bring revolutionary changes to the construction industry in Hong Kong.”
Smart Construction Site solutions realize the five-in-one concept of "sensing, analyzing, servicing, commanding and monitoring”
Through the technologies of IoT, spatial locating, mobile communications, cloud computing and big data, Smart Construction Site solutions provide intelligent and integrated products for enterprises. The products are equipped with locating, sensing, early warning and audio/video functions, such as the "Cloud + Terminal" integrated management platform based on a common IP architecture, realizing the five-in-one concept of "sensing, analyzing, serving, commanding and monitoring".
China Mobile Hong Kong Smart Construction Site Solutions include: