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  • 30 March 2005

    Honolulu’s Andrew Lewis earned one of two U.S. spots in the 2005-06 Volvo Ocean Race, considered one of the fastest and most intense races in sailing. Lewis, 23, an ASSETS graduate, and George Peet, 24, of Newport, R.I., were chosen for Team ABN AMRO during final crew selection in Portimao, Portugal, from March 15 to […]

  • 11 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ hopper dredger Essayons is currently undergoing annual maintenance in Sand Island, also known as Kush Island, a small island within the city of Honolulu, Hawaii. Commander of the Pacific Ocean Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Thomas Tickner,USACE Honolulu District Commander Lt. Col. Kathryn Sanborn, Commander of the Honolulu District, Damon […]

  • 11 May 2020
    Business & Finance

    Healy Tibbitts Builders Inc., Aiea, Hawaii, has won a $9.7 million firm-fixed-price contract for the Honolulu Harbor maintenance dredging.  According to the US Department of Defense (DoD), bids were solicited via the internet with two received. Work will be performed in Honolulu, Hawaii, with an estimated completion date of November 20, 2021. This project will […]

  • 24 March 2005

    HONOLULU (AP) – A cruise ship company has canceled a 10-day cruise to Hawaii because of engine trouble. The Celebrity Cruises ship “Infinity” was scheduled to set sail this Sunday from Ensenada, Mexico, to Honolulu.

  • 8 August 2019
    Business & Finance

    The vessels collided some 20 miles southeast of Oahu in the afternoon hours of August 7.

  • 18 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    California-based shipping company Pasha Hawaii yesterday launched a new weekly service linking Los Angeles directly to Honolulu.  The LA-Hawaii Express (LHX) direct service will rotate two vessels that will call at Los Angeles every Wednesday, arriving in Honolulu every Sunday. The LHX service complements the company’s existing CA-Hawaii Express (CHX) which calls at Honolulu, Oakland and […]

  • 23 January 2015

    Eleven people are safe after a 95-foot towing vessel sank approximately two and half miles west of Barbers Point Harbor in Oahu on Thursday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Honolulu command center received a call at 3:13 p.m. from the pilot aboard the towing vessel Nalani stating their vessel was taking on water and […]

  • 18 October 2018

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Honolulu District, recently completed a three-day Ala Wai Flood Risk Mitigation Project Design Charrette in Honolulu. USACE together with stakeholders from the governor’s office, mayor’s office, State of Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources discussed proposals for the construction of this $345 million project. “An opportunity to execute […]

  • 10 January 2006


  • 11 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    The heavy fuel oil spilled during bunkering operations between boxship Kamokuiki and a bunker barge.

  • 26 January 2015

    The U.S. Coast Guard Hawaii Pacific, Department of Health and responsible party Unified Command, are continuing oil spill clean-up efforts after the Nalani, a 95-foot towing vessel with 75,000 gallons of diesel fuel sank off Barbers Point Harbor, Oahu, last Thursday in 2,200 feet of water. Unified Command resources are conducting shoreline, near-shore and over flight […]

  • 26 January 2007

    KHNL is learning more about the Chinese ship sitting just offshore of Honolulu’s airport. But it’s what we don’t know that may be of concern. Coast Guard Officials say they really have no idea what’s inside all of those containers. The crew gave them a list that mentions ammunition, but they have no idea what […]

  • 28 July 2006

    The four boaters who abandoned ship earlier this week after their sailboat hit a whale are back on dry land. They arrived this morning in Honolulu aboard a fishing vessel that helped with the rescue. The rescued boaters arrived on Pier 38 aboard the Kami M. And for one of them this was truly a […]

  • 27 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    Matson resumes full cargo operations to all of its Hawaii terminals.

  • 3 January 2012

    A blessing ceremony for a multi-million dollar Waikiki beach replenishment project will be held this week. The Waikiki beach replenishment project includes pumping offshore sand to a stretch of beach from the Royal Hawaiian Hotel to the Duke Kahanamoku statue. This project will cost around $2.5 million. Waikiki is a neighborhood of Honolulu, in the […]

  • 3 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Harbors Division has announced that it is moving forward with Phase 2 of the Kapalama Container Terminal (KCT) project at Honolulu Harbor – the cornerstone of the Harbors Modernization Plan. According to the HDOT, the project is the largest capital improvement project in Hawaii harbors history and will deliver […]

  • 29 November 2009
    Project & Tenders

    American Marine Co. is waiting for permit approval to dredge Kíkíaola Harbor. Work could resume as soon as Monday… Source: Honolulu Advertiser, November 28, 2009;

  • 19 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell yesterday signed two bills into law establishing a special improvement district that will receive funding from the visitor industry to help maintain Waikiki Beach. “Waikiki is known around the world for its legendary sun, surf, and sand. With Bills 81 and 82, the visitor industry has stepped up to help keep iconic […]

  • 17 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    The public is invited to the final meeting to discuss the Master Plan for Ala Moana Regional Park, scheduled for Monday, January 29, 2018, 6 p.m., at the McCoy Pavilion Auditorium, the City and County of Honolulu said in its latest release.  This meeting includes a presentation of the Master Plan that was drafted following […]

  • 20 July 2011

    The state is moving ahead with plans that would nearly double its cargo handling capacity at Honolulu Harbor…   By Kathy Muneno (khon2) [mappress] Source: khon2, July 20, 2011;

  • 18 July 2005

    The state is proposing short-term solutions to the space shortage for maritime users at Honolulu Harbor.

  • 20 July 2011

    The state is moving ahead with plans that would nearly double its cargo handling capacity at Honolulu Harbor…  (khon2) [mappress] Source: khon2, July 20, 2011;