Our Mission

The Engineering Division provides engineering services and technical assistance to other departmental divisions and State agencies to implement capital improvement or repair and maintenance projects and administer programs for water and land development, mineral resources development, and prevention of natural disasters.

Contact Us

Carty Chang, P.E.
Chief Engineer

Kalanimoku Building
1151 Punchbowl Street, Room 221
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
Phone: (808) 587-0230
Fax: (808) 587-0283

News and Highlights

Engineering Division News

Engineering Division

The State of Hawai'i, DLNR

Attend the “Get Ready Mililani Emergency Preparedness Fair” Tomorrow at Mililani High School

The City and County of Honolulu Department of Emergency Management, in partnership with Council Member Ron Menor and Council Chair Ernie Martin, is sponsoring the “GET READY MILILANI Emergency Prep...
Posted: May 20, 2016, 7:37 pm

Workshop Registration is OPEN for “Determining BFEs in A Zones”

  A “Base Flood Elevation” (aka BFE) is a extremely important elevation needed for developing in a floodplain and for flood insurance rating purposes.  However, have you ever wondered how to determ...
Posted: May 18, 2016, 10:53 pm

Windward Oahu Disaster Preparedness Fair Tomorrow (5/14/16) at Windward Mall

The Department of Emergency Management will be at the Windward Oahu Disaster Preparedness Fair tomorrow from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 14th at Windward Mall, 46-056 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaneohe, H...
Posted: May 13, 2016, 9:12 pm


FIND OUT WHAT YOU CAN DO TO PREPARE YOUR FAMILY AND HOUSE FOR THE 2016 HURRICANE SEASON AND BEYOND!! When: April 28, 2016 5:30 to 7:30 PM Where: Honolulu Mission Memorial Auditorium 567 S. King Str...
Posted: April 25, 2016, 4:38 am

April 2016 Flood Insurance Program Updates

More change is coming to the NFIP as a result of two recent acts passed by Congress. This video will summarize the changes effective April 1, 2016. Many of these changes are a result of the impleme...
Posted: April 6, 2016, 11:13 pm
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Dam Safety Program

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Geothermal Program

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National Flood Insurance Program

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