Hatzel & Buehler’s investment in prefabrication is rooted in our commitment to our customers.

For over 135 years, Hatzel & Buehler has built and maintained successful customer relationships by constantly implementing new methods and procedures to improve efficiencies and productivity, and provide the best and most effective level of customer support.

Hatzel & Buehler is proudly committed to partnering with clients to complete projects safely, efficiently and on-schedule.

Hatzel & Buehler maintains fully operational prefabrication facilities throughout the Mid-Atlantic region and beyond, to support the regional branch offices.  All of Hatzel & Buehler’s prefabrication facilities are managed by a dedicated Prefabrication Manager and staffed with a dedicated team of IBEW Electricians. Hatzel & Buehler creates all electrical assemblies within our prefabrication shops and does not utilize subcontractors to complete the fabrication and/or installation.

HB Prefabrication Shop

Hatzel & Buehler’s prefabrication process provides the following:

  • Improved productivity
  • Improved safety on the job site
  • Reduced project duration
  • Mobility of parts with controlled deliveries
  • Less trash and waste on the job-site
  • Ability to properly recycle trash

Prefabrication Process and Benefits

Electric prefabrication is a creative process designed to maximize quality and productivity, while reducing overall project completion times.  Prefabrication allows electrical systems to be pre-assembled in a controlled, off-site location and then safely transported and delivered to the job-site.  Hatzel & Buehler’s Prefabrication Team utilizes a customized step-by-step process, which includes the following:

  • Step 1: Layout & design
  • Step 2: BIM
  • Step 3: Install drawings
  • Step 4: Prefabrication
  • Step 5: Field install