Communication Services

Ensuring up-to-date, high-speed network connectivity for your communication infrastructure is critical for excellent service performance and enhanced security measures. At I.B. Abel, we stay on the leading edge of technology and take a holistic approach to electrical construction work with our fully integrated services for both wireless and wired networks. From structured cabling, outside plant cabling, security services, audio/video services, fiber optic splicing, and more, our team brings over 100 years of experience to clients in a variety of industries. We give our clients confidence by providing innovative designs, turnkey solutions, reliable communication, and exceptional service they can count on. As a trusted electrical contractor, I.B. Abel’s dedicated team of experienced leaders, engineers, and skilled Master Electricians delivers excellence on time and on budget to meet your project needs.

Our Full Scope of Communication Services 

From structured voice and data cabling to outside plant cabling, security, fiber optic splicing, and electrical utility services, I.B. Abel offers a full scope of in-house electrical communication services. We understand how critical it is to industrial and commercial enterprises to have sophisticated cabling and communication connectivity for optimized business operations. We are committed to a successful partnership that achieves service excellence from start to finish.

Audio/Video & Security 


  • Sound Reinforcement
  • Sound Distribution Systems
  • Paging
  • Sound Masking


  • Projection Systems
  • Conference Monitors
  • Video Distribution & Switching
  • IPTV & Digital Signage
  • Video Collaboration Systems
  • Video Conferencing
  • Conference Room Schedulers
  • Control & Automation Systems


  • Access Control
  • CCTV Systems
  • IP Video Surveillance
  • Video Analytics
  • LPR (License Plate Recognition)
  • Professional Video Management Systems

As the digital and real-world environments constantly evolve, I.B. Abel stays ahead of the industry to properly secure your facility. Our team provides all-encompassing technological solutions, and our partnership with Genetec provides our customers first-class IP-based solutions for their security needs, including:

  • CCTV (Closed Circuit Television)
  • Card Access
  • Intrusion Detection
  • Biometric Identification
  • Multiple Systems From Small to Large, Including IP & Traditional

Structured Cabling

I.B. Abel’s team includes BICSI certified technicians and offers service and maintenance agreements for all systems.

  • Copper Cabling – CAT3, CAT5e, CAT6, CAT6A
  • Fiber Cabling – Singlemode, Multimode, Termination, Splicing
  • Backbone Copper & Fiber Cabling, Including High Pair Count Splicing
  • IT Closet Buildouts – MDF, IDF, Small Data Center
  • Wireless Access Point Installation & Cabling
  • Certification & Testing for All Low Voltage Copper & Fiber Optic Systems

Outside Plant

The communication infrastructure of outside connections between buildings and facilities is as critical as the inside connections. I.B. Abel’s comprehensive outside plant services deliver excellence from initial design to final upgrading of existing systems.

  • Air Blown Fiber
  • Traditional Fiber
  • High Pair Count Copper
  • Aerial Pole to Pole Installation
  • Underground Conduit & Direct Burial Systems
  • Troubleshooting, Maintenance, Installation
  • Fusion Splicing, Core Alignment, Mass Testing
  • OTDR (Optical Time Domain Reflectometer)

Tower & Wireless

  • Aerial Inspection of Transmission Lines
  • Decommission Cell Site Atop Transmission Towers
  • Installation of Multiple Carrier Cell Antenna Systems
  • Microwave Installation
  • Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS) for Cellular Service in Buildings
  • Point to Point Network Link Installations
  • Cell Tower Antenna Installation & Maintenance
  • Small Cell Network Installations & Maintenance
  • FAA Lighting Maintenance/Installations
  • Structural & Foundation Upgrades
  • Structural & Mount Mapping for Self-Supporting & Utility Structures

Fiber Optic Splicing

  • Outside Plant Splicing
  • OPGW
  • ADSS
  • Overhead or Underground

Reach Out for Your Next Electrical Construction Project

See how our experienced team can help you achieve your communication infrastructure goals.

A Trusted Partner for Utility Companies

I.B. Abel is honored to have earned the trust of leading utility companies, as a result of our consistent ability to respond quickly and complete jobs efficiently and safely through Safety, Quality, Productivity (SQP) practices. Reducing downtime for utility companies is critical, and we are proud to be an electrical contractor major utility companies can count on.

Safety & Quality Guaranteed

Highly skilled, certified technicians at I.B. Abel work safely and efficiently within all working environments, no matter the challenges or complexities involved. We have Registered Communications Distribution Designers (RCDD) on our team, and every technician is Building Industry Consulting Service International (BICSI) certified. We embrace a culture of safety throughout our entire company, from the leadership team to the most junior apprentice. This commitment to construction safety and quality and experienced project management maximizes value while delivering successful results and establishing lasting client relationships.

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Industries & Locations Served

I.B. Abel has the team, fleet, and resources to serve clients all across the United States. Our experience spans from the east to west coast and as far south as Florida, and our specialized Master Electricians are licensed to work in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Washington D.C., Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Michigan, New Jersey, Ohio, Virginia, and West Virginia.

Providing turnkey solutions for communication projects of all sizes, with specialized expertise in the following markets and industries:

  • Commercial & Retail
  • Industrial, Warehouse & Distribution
  • Healthcare
  • Outside Plant
  • Contractors
  • Institutional (Higher Education)