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Kana Pipeline

Founded by Daniel Locke in 1984, Kana Pipeline is dedicated to being the leading underground wet utility contractor in California. With over 35 years of experience, our team strives to provide exceptional contracting services, and has the expertise and knowledge to keep your projects running safely, on time, and within budget.

The Ultimate
Contracting Experience

  • Give individualized and well-deserved attention to each and every client
  • Deliver unwavering dedication to the quality and integrity of our workmanship
  • Create long-lasting relationships built on trust and professionalism
  • Establish a safe, honest, positive, and enthusiastic work environment for our employees so they can develop their skills
  • Build a team dedicated to exceeding customer expectations and taking pride in contributing to the success of Kana Pipeline

Kana’s Core Values:

  • We are committed to giving our customers a 100% satisfactory contracting experience
  • We operate with the highest integrity and do what we say we will – every time
  • We are dedicated to delivering only high-quality, professional work
  • We are devoted to investing in the advancement and future of our employees
  • We are a loyal team united in our approach to work with an upbeat attitude and maintain our passion to be the best in the industry
  • We are always looking for ways to improve ourselves, as well as the communities in which we live and work

Kana’s Core Values:

  • Provide customers with the ultimate contracting experience, at an honest price, giving them the attention they desire and deserve.
  • Deliver unwavering dedication to quality and integrity in workmanship
  • Create lasting relationships built on trust and professionalism.
  • Create a safe, honest, positive and enthusiastic work environment for our employees to develop their skills.
  • Build a team dedicated to exceeding customer expectations, that takes pride in contributing to the company successes.

Our Safety Pledge

"Safety stands at the core of our operations. Our approach to sustaining a strong safety posture is based on effective training, continuous monitoring, incident response, and accountability at every level of our organization. Through this effort, we are able to encourage and maintain a safety-minded business culture"

Enrique Miranda, Safety Director, Kana Pipeline Inc.

At Kana, all employees are required to sign our DECLARATION OF SAFETY and each receives a copy of our Kana Pipeline Inc. Safety Policy Statement

History

Our History

1984
Kana Pipeline Founded
1984
Kana's First Office
1985
Kana's first headquarters was in Huntington Beach, CA., and consisted of a small trailer and yard.
1985
April 1st 1985
Our first project was in Cypress, CA installing water lines for self storage facilities. The total contract was for $30,000.
April 1st 1985
Late 1985
Stanton Headquarters
Within six months we outgrew our first location and moved to a larger property in Stanton, which gave Kana the ability to grow significantly.
Late 1985
Our first dump truck
1986
First Dump Truck
This dump truck powered Kana Pipeline for many years. Daniel Locke is pictured with his son, Austin.
1986
1994
Garden Grove Headquarters
After nearly a decade at the Stanton location, Kana was ready for a new location in Garden Grove, CA.
1994
1997
Kana Moved to Placentia
We purchased a 1-acre lot with a 2400 ft² office and storage facility on Orangethorpe Ave. in Placentia.
1997
2007
Kana Moved Across Town
At this point, the economy was in full swing and Kana was ready to move to a larger location. We moved across town to a 1½ acre 28,000 ft² building, which included a 20,000 ft² warehouse.
2007
Our current office in Riverside
2016
Our Current Office & Yard
Kana was not only able to survive the the Great Recession of 2008, but grew steadily throughout the years following. Again, forcing Kana to increase their office location capacity. We moved with 150+ employees to our current facility located at 12620 Magnolia Ave in Riverside, CA.
2016
2016
Kana Pipeline, RheeRents, and Kana Subsurface Engineering
This year also saw the creation of and splitting off from Kana Pipeline, Inc., two additional companies: RheeRents and Kana Subsurface Engineering (KSE).
2016

Ready to Work With Us

Then, join our team of experienced professionals. You’ll hear it from the guys, “Dan is a great guy to work for.” Our positions pay competitively and offer benefits.  Send us an application and join our team today.