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Kane Innovations' Annual Company Picnic: Fun for Everyone!

Company Celebrates 126 Years of Business with Employees and their Families

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Kane Innovations celebrated 126 years of success with its annual company picnic on July 16, 2016. The event was held at Waldameer Amusement and Water Park in Erie, PA. Raffle prizes, a buffet lunch and complimentary ride-all-day passes for both parks were provided to all employees and their...

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Real Time Detention & Kane Innovations Attend ACA Show in Boston

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Manufacturers rep group, Real Time Detention (RTD) and Kane Innovations jointly attended the ACA (American Correctional Association) 146th Congress of Correction , August 5 through August 10, 2016 at the John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center. During the show, RTD and Kane staff met with...

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Check us Out! Kane Detention Products and Staff Showcased in Correctional News Article

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Kane Innovations was featured in the May/June 2016 issue of Correctional News , the only news magazine specifically dedicated to correctional facility construction, maintenance and operations. The article appears on pages 31 and 32 alongside photos of Kane's Vantage Wall Barrier from Chicago's Cook...

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Kane Leaders Brave the Eye of The Hurricane (Conference)

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Kane Senior Staff and Sales Personnel Brave the Storm at the GHC (Pictured Back Row, L-R: Mac Hines, VP of Sales; Tom Hemdal, Corporate Sales Manager; Mike Lefebvre, Independent Sales Representative. Pictured Front: Drew Ennis, Controller) Kane Innovations was one of 113 exhibitors who participated...

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3 Reasons Architects Should Consult a Railing Estimator During a Project's Design Phase

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It may seem counterintuitive, but holding off on putting pen to paper in the design development phase - that is, at least until you've spoken with a decorative metal or glass railing expert - definitely has its benefits. Here are three reasons why it's a good idea for architects to contact a...

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(PHOTO) Sterling Dula Brand Chesterfield Glass Railing System on Marriott Hotel

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Our Sterling Dula brand Chesterfield glass railing system serves as a beautiful addition to the Courtyard by Marriott's newly-updated exterior. The property is located in Dupont Circle, a historic district in Northwest Washington, D.C.

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(PHOTOS) Kane Innovations Trade Shows - FALL 2015

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If you missed us in person at any of our shows this autumn, here are some photos and information to help bring you up to speed! Kane Innovations Exhibits at Metro New York Construction Specification Institute Trade & Education Show In early October, National Sales Manager, Jim Lenaway, attended...

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(PHOTO) A Field Measurer's Balcony View

Shad Sandell Shares His Perspective

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It's just another day at the office for Shad Sandell, Kane Innovations' field measuring technician. This is his point of view from the 18th floor of the new Astoria Condos in Houston, Texas. Shad is surveying the balcony areas in preparation for our Chesterfield glass railing to be installed.

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Security Screen Benefits for Behavioral Healthcare: Window Protection Solutions for Patient Safety

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Have you ever wondered how security screens can assist you in making your behavioral health facility or drug and alcohol treatment center safer for patients? Check out our short SlideShare presentation for all the details!

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(PHOTO) Vintage Kane: A Flashback to 1988

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The Kane crew is all smiles in this vintage group shot taken in 1988. At the time this image was captured, Kane Innovations - known then as Kane Manufacturing Corporation - had already been in business for 98 years! Some familiar faces still employed with Kane today are Tom Hemdal, Corporate Sales...

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Window Protection + Security: What NOT to Buy (and Why)

Security Screens vs. the Alternative(s)

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Whether you're purchasing security screens for a K-12 school, a university campus, a public housing facility or a hospital, one fact holds true - your investment in window protection must be beneficial to the look and function of your building, and the safety of those inside. In rounds one, two and...

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Security Screens for Windows: Frequently Asked Questions (K-12 Edition)

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With the prevalence of violent attacks on many of America's primary and secondary school campuses, district officials must do everything in their power to ensure the safety of students. Superintendents and security directors typically have a number of concerns when considering the purchase and...

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