Since the beginning of this year, Lu'an has seized the opportunity to accelerate the development of new infrastructure and a new generation of information technology, the construction of 5G base stations has accelerated, the application of scenarios has continued to expand, and the industrial development has initially shown a trend of concentration. As of the end of November, 1,808 5G base stations had been built and renovated, and the annual construction target number issued by the province was exceeded ahead of schedule, and the sequential progress was ranked in the forefront of the province.
Lu'an took the lead in issuing the "Lu'an 5G Industry Development Plan (2020-2025)" and "Several Policies to Support the Development of 5G (Trial)" in the province. Lu'an's 5G base stations, 5G industrial projects, and 5G+ industrial Internet demonstrations are in the forefront of the province as a whole. 5G commercial services are officially launched, and the number of 5G users has grown rapidly. It has achieved 5G network coverage in downtown areas, and network coverage in important scenes and hotspots. It has been used in the industrial Internet, ultra-high-definition video live broadcast, smart tourism, smart agriculture, and smart education. 5G pilot applications have been carried out in various fields such as smart security and smart elderly care, and 28 "5G+" demonstration projects have been planned. Among them, the 5G+ digital factory project of Anhui Hanhai New Materials Co., Ltd. is among the first batch of "5G+ Industrial Internet" pilot demonstration projects in Lu'an that have been constructed and achieved phased results. The project takes 5G + cloud + industrial big data platform as the core to realize the digital management of the entire product chain and the entire life cycle, effectively reducing the production cost of the enterprise, improving the product quality, and accelerating the transformation and upgrading of traditional factories to smart factories. The project also won the honorary title of "Top Ten Innovative Applications of 5G+ Industrial Internet" in Anhui Province.