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

North Kohala Agricultural Water Study Survey

DLNR Engineering Division and its consultant, Waimea Water Services, LLC are conducting a study to identify the current and future demands and explore options to evaluate existing and potential new...
Posted: September 13, 2017, 1:49 am

7th Annual Get Ready Ewa Beach Emergency Preparedness Fair

Mark your calendars for the 7th annual “Get Ready Ewa Beach Emergency Preparedness Fair” this Saturday, September 9th from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Ewa Makai Middle School.  “Get Ready Ewa Beach” is a...
Posted: September 6, 2017, 12:32 am

Ready 2 React Emergency Preparedness Fair

Come join the Dept. of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) Engineering Division’s National Flood Insurance Program as they participate in the Ready 2 React annual event this Saturday, July 29, 2017 f...
Posted: July 27, 2017, 6:05 pm

GIS Web Services for the FEMA National Flood Hazard Layer (NFHL)

To align with mandated security measures, all FEMA web systems, including the National Flood Hazard Layer (NFHL), will require the use of the “https” protocol and no longer support “http.” This cha...
Posted: July 25, 2017, 6:34 pm

Informational Public Meetings for Hawaii County’s FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Maps

ATTENTION PROPERTY OWNERS: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is at the end of a multi-year effort to update and modernize the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRM) for Hawaii County.  The F...
Posted: July 3, 2017, 7:34 pm
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National Flood Insurance Program

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