Hai On newest architect to watch in Hawaii

Fins Architecture

“Now in Hawaii, he is gaining notice for his design hallmarks, which includes exterior and interior lighting combined with liberal use of translucent materials. ” Hawaii Modern Luxury, Home Hot List, The State of The House, September/October 2013 p.

Shipping Container Homes to Solve Housing Problems in Hawaii

Jetson Green

The shipping container is located in Honolulu, Hawaii and cost about $11,000 to construct. By adding a fully functional bathroom and kitchen to these units, they could easily fulfill the purpose of becoming the affordable homes of the future in Hawaii.

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State Steps in to Pay Subs on Embattled Hawaii Air Cargo Facility

ENR Construction

State lawmakers had to approve the $10 million direct payment to unpaid subcontractors

Sitech Technology Dealer Established in Hawaii & the Mariana Islands

Construction Equipment

Trimble announces that a Sitech Technology dealer has been established in Hawaii and the Mariana Islands

Blu® Homes Partners with Maui Contractor Cutting Edge Development to Bring Prefab Homes to Hawaii

Jetson Green

Award-winning architecturally designed prefab houses from Blu® Homes are now available in the Hawai‘i, thanks to their newly-formed partnership with Cutting Edge Development, the first of many partnerships in the works to expand into the Hawai‘i market.

Snøhetta unveils design proposal of the Barack Obama Presidential Center Library for the University of Hawaii


Scandinavian firm Snøhetta paired up with Honolulu-based WCIT Architecture to design a proposal for the Barack Obama Presidential Center Library at the University of Hawaii.

Super Affordable Off Grid Tiny Home in Hawaii

Jetson Green

This gorgeous tiny home in one of the most beautiful places in the world, namely Hawaii, was built by tiny house builder and dressmaker Kristie Wolfe from Boise, Idaho. The tiny home she constructed in Hawaii was a little more expensive and cost $11,000 to build.

Construction to Resume on $1.4 Billion Telescope Project in Hawaii

Construction Equipment

billion Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) project in Hawaii is set to resume, reports CBS News. Construction on the $1.4 Work halted when protestors objected to another observatory being built atop of the Big Island’s Mauna Kew volcano, project officials said

U.S. Employers Plan To Increase Staff In Q2

Business Facilities Blog

Alaska Colorado Featured Hawaii Maine Michigan Montana Surveys & Research Employment employment outlook Expansion hiring plans infographic ManpowerGroup regional employment Site Selection Survey Workforce Developmentemployers expect the hiring pace to remain positive in Q2 2017 with 22 percent of employers planning to add staff between April and June, according to the ManpowerGroup. Read U.S.

Hawaii plans new $1B Honolulu airport concourse

Construction Dive

With the proposed concourse replacement, Hawaii joins airports around the country in trying to update their facilities to accommodate more passengers and provide them with modern amenities

Which Company Did ENR California Name Design Firm of the Year?

ENR Construction

ENR California's annual Top Design Firms reported nearly $5 billion in billings during 2016 in California and Hawaii

Hawaii Utility's Failed Merger Puts $860M Gas-Fired Project in Limbo

ENR Construction

State regulators on July 15 rejected the deal between Hawaiian Electric and NextEra—a deal in play since 2014

A new public information center is the centerpiece of improvements to Hawaii’s ‘Punchbowl’ cemetery


Each year, more than one million veterans, their families, and visitors flock to the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, where the remains of men and women who served in the U.S. Armed Forces in the Pacific Theater are interred

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Which Firm Won Contractor of the Year Honors in ENR California?

ENR Construction

The winning firm will be profiled along with other contractors working in California and - new this year - Hawaii in the July 31 edition

Rejected Hawaii Utility Merger Scraps Aging Power Plant Upgrades

ENR Construction

Hawaii utility Hawaiian Electric Co. has withdrawn its $1.2-billion plan to upgrade oil-fired power plants to burn natural gas after state regulators rejected its planned merger with Florida-based clean-energy firm NextEra Energy Inc

Legacy, Shmegacy

Business Facilities Blog

Alaska Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Canada Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Featured Post Hawaii International Oil And Gas Online Features Quality Of Life The Editor's Blog U.S. - Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Hawaii Updates Unemployment Insurance Poster for 2013

The Safety Blog

Hawaii Updates Unemployment Insurance Poster for 2013. Hawaii’s Unemployment Insurance Law Notice to Employees has been updated to include e-mail addresses and the online filing process at Hawaii’s unemployment insurance website. The updated Hawaii Labor Law Poster will ship on all Safety Services Company posters sold on or after 12/7/12. Construction Hawaii Hawaii Unemployment Insurance Law Notice to Employees Labor Law Poster

Almost Finished in Norristown, I Need a Trip to Hawaii


I’m going to do a write-up about it with pictures and everything, but in the mean-time I can at least dream that I had enough money to go to Hawaii… Tell Your Friends We received a temporary certificate of occupancy on the Beiber Trailways Tenant Fit-out in Norristown.

Buyout Would Bolster Largest Texas Utility's Investment Plans

ENR Construction

Clean-energy firm NextEra's $18.4-billion bid for Oncor comes on the heels of failed Hawaii utility deal

Our Bluebeam Tips and Blog Posts are Moving

Carol Hagen

“Flowers arranged to ALOHA, Hilo, Hawaii” by Father of JGKlein, used with permission – Father of JGKlein, used with permission.

Digitial Dryshack #51: Report from NAVFAC Hawaii Scheduling seminar

Cassell Construction Estimating Blog

So I found myself at the Honolulu office of the AGC in Hawaii on a Tuesday morning in August, slightly before the 8am start time. Glenn Saito of NAVFAC Hawaii presented the engaging and worthwhile topic to the ten of us present. Chelsea’s recent departure from Cassell Consulting for an engineering position at Schlumberger presented an unwelcome (due to her leaving) opportunity.

Sato Residence in At Home, West Hawaii Today June 2009 - fins.

Fins Architecture

Sato Residence in At Home, West Hawaii Today June 2009. We made it in the local paper, West Hawaii Today! federal and hawaii tax incentives/policies for renewables & efficiency summary. architecture hawaii. hawaii architect. hawaii architecture. about.

NRG To Build 110 MW of Hawaii Solar In Power Deal With Utility

ENR Construction

NRG Energy expects to begin construction in the fall on about 110 MW of solar generation on the island of Oahu in Hawaii

136 Puako

Fins Architecture

This project is a private residence in Puako, Hawaii. architectural project architectural renderings architecture architecture hawaii hawaii architect hawaii residence modern design sustainable design 136 Puako residenceWe are in construction document phase. The slides are of the progress.

Construction has finished on the world’s largest forensic anthropology lab, designed by SmithGroupJJR


A new 136,497-sf building in Oahu, Hawaii has become the largest forensic anthropology lab in the world.

Happy Birthday, American Interstate System!

Construction Equipment

Back then, there were only 48 states – Alaska and Hawaii were only territories "I see.an America where a mighty network of highways spreads across our country." -- President Dwight D. Eisenhower. In 1956, President Dwight D.

Consider Collectively Bargained Workers' Compensation

Construction Business Owner

This type of workers' compensation is currently legally permissible in the following states: California, Florida, Massachusetts, Maine, Kentucky, New York, Hawaii and Minnesota Collectively bargained workers' compensation gives building trade unions and union contractors the ability to create their own workers' comp system, tailored to their specific needs.

Funding Boost Shores Up Troubled Honolulu Rail Project

ENR Construction

A contentious special session of the Hawaii Legislature has averted the latest crisis for Honolulu’s controversial light-rail project, enacting a $2.4-billion financial bridge that backers hope will carry construction of the planned 20-mile, $8-billion system to completion in 2025

Communities Benefit from California Best Projects

ENR Construction

A jury of local architects, engineers, contractors and owners cited achievement in building and infrastructure projects that provided essential services to the California and Hawaii region

nelson residence design development

Fins Architecture

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Climate-specific code changes target energy savings for tropical zones


One of these new zones is targeted to tropical areas including Hawaii, Guam, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, U.S. Advocates recently testified in favor of adopting the new code at a public hearing on Hawaii’s State Energy Conservation Code

Metcalf Construction wins key reversal from federal appeals court in Hawaii on military contract


Hawaii-based Metcalf Construction Co. has won a key reversal from a federal appeals court in a case involving failures by the federal government to properly administer a contract for work that could have broad implications for government contractors.

sato residence interiors - fins architecture blog

Fins Architecture

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Contractors Who Cheat On Taxes Lose Money

Contractor Bookkeeping

From several decades of experience and observations as construction accountants serving contractors all across the USA including Alaska and Hawaii we have proof that contractors who cheat on their taxes lose out on enjoying big cash flow and profits in the long run.

woods greenhouse final - fins architecture blog

Fins Architecture

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Students Promoting Shipping Containers as Affordable Housing Solutions

Jetson Green

Related Articles on JetsonGreen.com: Shipping Container Homes to Solve Housing Problems in Hawaii. Shipping containers might be a great way to build affordable homes fast and cheaply, but one of the problems is spreading awareness that such an affordable solution exists.

Unique Tips To Avoid Bookkeepers Who Will Destroy Your Construction Company

Contractor Bookkeeping

This article was written in late September 2016 in response to a trend we see all across the USA including Alaska and Hawaii. It is likely happening everywhere in the world. When the world economy collapsed beginning in 2008, a lot companies went out of business, and one of the hardest hit sectors was construction. Thousands of bookkeepers were suddenly out of a job, and many of them began to freelance taking on a few clients in order to pay rent and keep food on the table.