September 30, 2022 | Source: Pacific Business News

Women Winning in Business panel talks career development, leadership

By Stephanie Salmons  –  Reporter, Pacific Business NewsSep 30, 2022 The last few pandemic-driven years have proven to be a challenge for many, but were also marked by accomplishments, support and survival. So say the five executives who spoke on Pacific Business News’ annual Women Winning in Business panel, which was hosted virtually on Sept. 16. “I’m glad we’re...

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September 28, 2022 | Source: Hawaii Business Magazine

Sages Over 70: Francis S. Oda

The former CEO of G70 and senior pastor emeritus connects architecture to local culture and the “sustainability of the land.” Francis S. Oda’s Christian faith and his leadership at one of Hawai‘i’s biggest architectural and engineering fi rms are not separate parts of his life. He lives them as one. “He doesn’t hide that he’s a...

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September 20, 2022 | Source: The Garden Island

DHHL’s Waimea project wins planning award

By The Garden Island | Monday, September 19, 2022, 12:05 a.m. PO‘IPU — The state Department of Hawaiian Home Lands’ Pu‘u ‘Opae Kuleana Homestead Settlement Plan was selected as the winner of the American Planning Association Hawai‘i Chapter’s Outstanding Planning Award at the Hawai‘i Congress of Planning Officials Conference awards session Thursday at the Grand Hyatt Kaua‘i Resort...

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September 14, 2022 | Source: Hawaiʻi Public Radio

Honolulu DPP resignations are concerning for construction industry, City Council chair

Hawaii Public Radio | By Casey HarlowPublished September 12, 2022 at 11:17 AM HST Honolulu's Department of Planning and Permitting enforces zoning laws and oversees planning on Oʻahu. However, changes to the permitting process at DPP have led to further delays and a backlog of commercial and residential projects. "Recent experience, certainly it has been a challenge," said...

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September 3, 2022 | Source: STRUCTURE Magazine

Hawaii State Hospital’s New Patient Facility

The $160 million New Patient Facility at the Hawaii State Hospital is a four-story, 144-bed, 196,944-square-foot secured psychiatric facility on an existing psychiatric hospital campus. At the foot of the Ko’olau Mountain Range, this facility includes patient care units, a rehabilitation mall, multiple office spaces, a standalone central utility plant, a separate gymnasium for recreational therapy,...

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August 26, 2022 | Source: Pacific Business News

2022 40 Under 40 Honoree Steven Doo, Associate Principal & Project Manager with G70

Steven Doo Associate principal and project manager, G70 His work involves developing services to help business owners and clients execute projects through the planning, design and construction phases. He’s also an active member of Na Makamaka o Kou, G70’s cultural committee, for which he helps provide resources and understanding of Hawaii’s history. What’s the biggest risk...

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August 22, 2022 | Source: Maui News

The long-awaited opening of Kīhei High School is planned for January, but will it happen?

Construction of the upper campus of the beautiful new Kīhei High School — which sits mauka of Piʻilani Highway with Haleakala as a backdrop — is expected to finally be completed enough to open in January for a small inaugural class of ninth graders. At the entrance to the school, road work on a multi-lane roundabout...

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June 10, 2022 | Source: Pacific Business News

Introducing PBN’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2022

Pacific Business News' 23rd annual 40 Under 40 recognition event is coming up and it will be hosted in person for the first time since the Covid-19 pandemic. Out of 122 nominees, just 40 were chosen across several industries, including healthcare, banking, education, architecture, and the nonprofit sector, among others. Click through the above gallery to...

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May 19, 2022 | Source: The Molokai Dispatch

Kalaupapa Memorial to Get $5M

For almost 20 years, families and members of nonprofit Ka ‘Ohana O Kalaupapa have been working to make the Kalaupapa Memorial a reality, honoring the men, women and children who were taken from their families and exiled on the peninsula because they were diagnosed with Hansen’s disease. That dream came one step closer to completion when...

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May 14, 2022 | Source: Pacific Business News

NAIOP Hawaii announces winners of the 2022 Kukulu Hale Awards

Late architect Joseph "Joe" Farrell was posthumously honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award from NAIOP Hawaii, the local chapter of a national commercial real estate association, during its 25th annual Kukulu Hale Awards on May 6. Among Farrell's most notable projects are the Honolulu Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse Complex, ASB Tower and Pacific Guardian Center,...

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