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

Green Stormwater Infrastructure SUMMIT

There are real difficulties in addressing stormwater infrastructure needs for resolving growing water quality and quantity challenges. Green stormwater infrastructure (GSI) is a developing field of...
Posted: July 20, 2016, 1:45 am

Ready 2 React 2016

LEARN HOW YOU CAN BE READY 2 REACT TO ANY EMERGENCY OR DISASTER THAT MAY STRIKE OAHU. Join the City and County of Honolulu Department of Emergency Management and our community’s first responders fo...
Posted: July 18, 2016, 11:58 pm

Wai Halana – July 2016

In this Issue: NFIP Eligibility in Jeopardy Due to HRS 46-88 DLNR on the Road … Hawaii’s First Workshop on Sea Level Rise Explores Risks and Adaptation Strategies 2015 Elevation Certificate has bee...
Posted: July 7, 2016, 2:39 am

Community: FREE Kaneohe/Kahaluu Emergency Preparedness Workshop Tonight 6:30PM Kaneohe District Park

Are YOU and your family prepared for a disaster or other emergency event? Would you know what to do, what emergency supplies you should have on hand or know how to communicate with your loved ones ...
Posted: June 28, 2016, 1:29 am

12th Annual Hawaii Floodplain Manager’s Conference

The Department of Land and Natural Resources is once again hosting it’s annual Floodplain Manager’s Conference on August 17th and 18th in Honolulu at the Manoa Grand Ballroom. There are still seats...
Posted: June 28, 2016, 1:08 am
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Dam Safety Program

Learn more about the Dam Safety programs offered by the state.

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Geothermal Program

Geothermal Programs are heating up...

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National Flood Insurance Program

Learn more about the National Flood Insurance Program

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