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Enjoy short, informative posts from the team at Kane Innovations.  Topics include design tips and corporate updates. 

Oceanfront Railing Systems

3 Tips for Working with Railings in Coastal Regions

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Whether oceanfront or ocean-adjacent, there is one design feature that everyone can agree on when it comes to residential or nonresidential beachfront balconies: it's all about the view . For this reason, architectural glass railing systems - which include tempered-laminated infill captured by an...

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Designing an Enclosed Rooftop Amenity Area with Windscreens

3 Tips for Getting it Right

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When done correctly, windscreens are as functional as they are beautiful. However, there are a few important points to remember when designing these unique systems for a rooftop terrace, pool deck, or other high-level, outdoor common area. TIP #1: Mounting Conditions are Critical Windscreens...

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Kane Innovations Celebrates 129 Years in Business During Annual Company Picnic

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Kane Innovations recently celebrated 129 years in manufacturing during their annual company picnic on August 17, 2019 at Waldameer and Water World Amusement Park in Erie, PA. Kane Innovations employees and their families enjoyed a full day of fun with ride-all-day passes and a delicious picnic...

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Four Line Chesterfield Glass Railing

Balcony Railing Ideas: 4 Unique Designs for High-Rise Condos and Hotels

The Sky is the Limit When Selecting a Custom, Architectural Glass and Aluminum Railing System

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When the time comes in the design phase to specify glass and aluminum balcony railings for your high-rise multifamily residential, mixed-use, or hotel property, it's difficult to know where to begin. The options are vast - from ornate waterjet-cut infill panels and classic picket options, to crisp...

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Kane Innovations Participates in Food Drive and Fundraiser

Donations Benefited the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania

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Last month, Kane Innovations held a food drive and fundraiser to benefit the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania. Kane management and staff donated nearly 500 pounds of food and raised over $500 for the cause. This donation will help to provide nearly 3,000 meals to local Erie, PA...

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Kane Innovations Sponsors Architectural Railing Project Manager in Polar Plunge Event

Proceeds Benefited the Food Bank of Western New York

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Recently, Kane Innovations' Project Manager, Jennifer Baker, participated in an exciting event for a great cause during the President's Day Winter Festival in Mayville, New York. As part of the festival, sixty sponsored participants took a leap into the freezing waters of Lake Chautauqua on...

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Kane Innovations Celebrates National Engineer's Week

February 18-23, 2018

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Kane Innovations is celebrating National Engineer's Week by recognizing our own team of engineering technicians! With decades of collective experience, Kane Innovations' expert draftspeople utilize the latest industry-standard design software to create cost-effective, code-compliant architectural...

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Winter Blessings: Kane Innovations Partners with Local Erie, PA Charity for Kids Clothing Drive

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Last week, Kane Innovations hosted a winter clothing drive on behalf of the Shares of God's Love (SOGL) "Winter Blessings" program. The annual charity event, organized by Pastor Howard Shouse and his wife, Cheryl, of HC Shouse Ministries, Inc., provides new coats, hats, and gloves to school-aged...

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Off-Site Success: Managers Meet to Discuss Big Things Ahead for Kane Innovations

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Earlier this month, Kane Innovations' senior staff and management personnel participated in an off-site planning session to discuss strategies for continued growth. The meeting took place at Erie, Pennsylvania's Lake Shore Country Club. Between discussions, attendees enjoyed lunch outdoors and...

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Kane Innovations, Inc. Celebrates their 127th Year in Business!

Employees and their Families Get Together for Fun in the Sun at Annual Company Picnic

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On August 19, 2017, Kane Innovations celebrated their 127th summer together with a trip to Waldameer Amusement and Water Park in Erie, PA. The team enjoyed ride-all-day passes to the park, plus a buffet lunch and raffle prizes. Multiple grand prizes were up for grabs, which included a kayak, power...

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Kane Innovations Exhibits at Pauly Jail Event

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Over 15 of the top detention equipment manufacturers - including Kane Innovations - appeared at Pauly Jail Building Company's exclusive Criminal Justice and Detention Facility Seminar on Wednesday, July 26 at the Indianapolis Marriott North in Indiana. The day kicked off with breakfast, followed by...

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Kane Innovations' Staff and Management Rally to Prevent Premature Births

Kane Innovations Employees Raise $1,298 to Benefit March of Dimes

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Architectural metal products manufacturer, Kane Innovations, proudly participated in the March of Dimes' March for Babies walk, hosted at Penn State Behrend on Sunday, April 30. "Team Kane" raised $1,298 to help fund programs that prevent premature births. The total money raised this year exceeded...

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