With over 50 years experience in the design & manufacture of Low Voltage Switchgear, Kane Engineering Limited provides a wide range of bespoke Low Voltage Switchgear solutions to industrial and commercial customers throughout the UK and Ireland.
Low Voltage Switchgear resides at the heart of any electrical installation, and requires uncompromising product design & build quality to deliver a Low Voltage solution that remains safe, serviceable and utterly reliable, year after year.
Damien is the director responsible for delivering Kane Engineering’s mission statement "Your Expert partner in Electrical Switchgear".
Working closely with customers in all sectors, Damien’s role is to ensure that Kane Engineering provides the highest quality products, professionally engineered by highly skilled and motivated staff, keeping Kane at the forefront of LV switchgear technology & service delivery across the UK & Ireland.
Stephen has overall engineering responsibility for Kane’s LV switchgear designs.
Stephen is an expert LV switchgear engineer, with over 20 years’ experience, and a proven technical and commercial track record in developing complex switchgear schemes to specification and budget.
Also with over 20 years’ experience in the LV switchgear business.
Nikki manages the workshop activity and his team leaders in various departments (Panel assembly, Busbar fabrication, panel wiring, Completion & testing). Nikki heads the company’s Lean manufacturing programme, driving continuous improvement in the high levels of product & service quality Kane delivers.
Operating from modern, well-equipped factory premises in Newtownards, Co. Down, Kane Engineering services a customer base throughout the UK & Ireland. Our location, 20 minutes from Belfast, puts us in close proximity to road links throughout Ireland, and rapid transport and travel connections to GB.
Kane Engineering has an ongoing programme of investment across the business: from 3D CAD technology on the design side, to the recent installation of two state-of-the-art CNC machines for the automated cutting, punching & bending of copper busbar.
Early workshop view c.1973 at South Street, Newtownards premises.
Enclosure fabrication & welding, Mid 1970’s
10 Tonne Press-break in operation for metal-forming, Mid 1970’s
Inside new Glenford road factory, c.1976
Kane Engineering is awarded distributorship for Merlin Gerin switchgear, 1976
Example of Industrial pattern switchgear, Late 1970’s
Attendance at a UK Trade show, late 1970’s
Company founder, Raymond Kane, standing alongside an early cubicle pattern switchboard, early 1980’s
Kane logo 1980’s
Kane pioneers leading-edge CAD technology for panel design, Mid-1980’s
Large LV panel for a project in Iraq – Mid 1980’s
Kane Engineering was the first to introduce CAD technology into panel design.
Kane introduces Merlin Gerin ‘Prisma’ system switchboards, Mid-1980’s
Winner of the Northern Ireland Quality Award, 1992