Kane, your expert partner in electrical switchgear

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.

A team you can trust

Patricia McCabe

Patricia McCabe

Business Development Manager
James Robertson

James Robertson

Project Engineer
Thomas McMurray

Thomas McMurray

Project Engineer
Max Crawford

Max Crawford

Project Engineer
Aoibhin Hampsey

Aoibhin Hampsey

Project engineer
Melanie Clarke

Melanie Clarke

Peter Mallon

Peter Mallon

Michelle Mallon

Michelle Mallon

Damien Kane

Damien Kane

Commercial Director

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 Spiers

Stephen Spiers

Engineering Manager

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.

Nikki Caskey

Nikki Caskey

Operations Manager

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.

Over 45 Years in Business

  1. Jan 1971
  2. Apr 1972
  3. Jun 1973
  4. Aug 1974
  5. Sep 1975
  6. Dec 1976
  7. Dec 1977
  8. Jan 1980
  9. Apr 1981
  10. Mar 1982
  11. Jun 1983
  12. Jan 1984
  13. Feb 1985
  14. May 1992
  1. Early workshop view

    January 1971

    Early workshop view c.1973 at South Street, Newtownards premises.

  2. Enclosure fabrication & welding

    April 1972

    Enclosure fabrication & welding, Mid 1970’s

  3. 10 Tonne Press-break

    June 1973

    10 Tonne Press-break in operation for metal-forming, Mid 1970’s

  4. Glenford road factory

    August 1974

    Inside new Glenford road factory, c.1976

  5. Merlin Gerin Distributorship

    September 1975

    Kane Engineering is awarded distributorship for Merlin Gerin switchgear, 1976

  6. Switchgear

    December 1976

    Example of Industrial pattern switchgear, Late 1970’s

  7. UK Trade show

    December 1977

    Attendance at a UK Trade show, late 1970’s

  8. Company founder

    January 1980

    Company founder, Raymond Kane, standing alongside an early cubicle pattern switchboard, early 1980’s

  9. Kane logo 1980’s

    April 1981

    Kane logo 1980’s

  10. leading-edge CAD technology

    March 1982

    Kane pioneers leading-edge CAD technology for panel design, Mid-1980’s

  11. Iraq Project

    June 1983

    Large LV panel for a project in Iraq – Mid 1980’s

  12. Design Office, 1980’s

    January 1984

    Kane Engineering was the first to introduce CAD technology into panel design.

  13. Prisma system switchboards

    February 1985

    Kane introduces Merlin Gerin ‘Prisma’ system switchboards, Mid-1980’s

  14. Northern Ireland Quality Award

    May 1992

    Winner of the Northern Ireland Quality Award, 1992

Our Partners

  • Cubic
  • Schneider Electric
  • ABB
  • Siemens
  • Terasaki

Contact Kane Engineering

Kane Engineering provide a wide range of bespoke Low Voltage Switchgear solutions to industrial and commercial customers throughout the UK and Ireland. If you would like to talk to a member of our team contact us now: