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July 4, 2014 | Source:

People who make Hawaii work: Charles Kaneshiro

Charles Kaneshiro is president and chief operating officer of Group 70 International, serving a five-year term in accordance with the architectural firm’s governance structure. He has been with the firm for almost 15 years. An Iolani School graduate, Kaneshiro, 52,...

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July 1, 2014 | Source: Building Industry Hawaii Magazine

Hensel Phelps Selected as GC for The Grand Islander

Hensel Phelps Construction Co. has been selected as the general contractor and Group 70 International, Inc. as the architect for The Grand Islander by Hilton Grand Vacations Club. Hilton Worldwide and Blackstone launched construction of the 418-unit vacation ownership tower...

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July 1, 2014 | Source:

Kisco Senior Living starts construction of senior living project in Kapolei

Kisco Senior Living and general contractor Kiewit have started construction on the $30 million three-story Ilima at Leihano senior living community in Kapolei. The 84-unit assisted-living and memory-care facility is being built within the first 20 acres of an eventual...

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June 4, 2014 | Source: Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Blackstone to Add Timeshare Tower to Hilton Hawaiian Village

Private equity giant Blackstone and a team of undisclosed financiers plan to invest $415 million to add a 350-foot time-share tower to the Hilton Hawaiian Village, which is the state’s largest single resort property. The new tower, which will be...

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June 3, 2014 | Source:

Hilton Breaks Ground on New Grand Islander Timeshare Tower

A new tower is going up at Hilton Hawaiian Village. The hotel broke ground Tuesday on a timeshare complex called the Grand Islander. The 37-story, 418-unit tower is being built adjacent to Tapa Tower at the corner of Kalia Rd....

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April 30, 2014 | Source:

Group 70 names Charles Kaneshiro new president and COO

Charles Kaneshiro has been named president and chief operating officer of Honolulu-based Group 70 International Inc., one of the largest architecture firms in Hawaii. Kaneshiro, who has been with the firm for nearly 15 years, will serve a five-year term...

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April 30, 2014 | Source:

Outrigger to add new Waikiki hotel tower as part of $100M redevelopment

Outrigger Enterprises Group plans to spend $100 million on a redevelopment of its Outrigger Reef on the Beach that will add a 200-room hotel tower to the Waikiki hotel along with increased meeting space, open recreation and dining areas. The...

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