Harbors News

Crews conduct assessments, continue to respond to damages caused by rains.   HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) provides the following update on post storm assessments, response to ongoing weather situations on Hawaii Island, Molokai, and Maui.   Airports Airports statewide remain fully operational. Ticketed and confirmed passengers are reminded to check their ...
Read More HDOT 5 PM update on Tropical Storm Lane, August 25, 2018

Crews continue to respond to issues caused by heavy rains on Hawaii Island, storm effects and fire on Maui, storm effects on Oahu, and engage in preparations on Kauai. HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is continuing to respond to damages caused by heavy rains on Hawaii Island, storm impacts and fire response ...
Read More HDOT update on Tropical Storm Lane, August 25, 2018

 Crews continue to respond to issues caused by heavy rains on Hawaii Island, storm effects and fire on Maui, storm effects on Oahu, and engage in preparations on Kauai. HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is continuing to respond to damages caused by heavy rains on Hawaii Island, storm impacts and fire response ...
Read More HDOT 5 PM update on Tropical Storm Lane

Crews continue to respond to issues caused by heavy rains on Hawaii Island, storm effects and fire on Maui, storm effects on Oahu, and engage in preparations on Kauai. HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is continuing to respond to damages caused by heavy rains on Hawaii Island, storm impacts and fire response ...
Read More HDOT update on Hurricane Lane, August 24, 2018

HILO — The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Harbors Division unveiled a mural today in the Hilo Harbor cruise passenger terminal commemorating the 80th anniversary of the Hilo Massacre; one of Hawaii’s earliest labor disputes. The unveiling and public presentation was done in conjunction with the annual observance by the International Longshore and Warehouse Union ...
Read More Mural unveiling commemorates dock workers struggles in Hilo

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) hosted a naming and blessing ceremony for its newly designated Marine Highway Monday, July 9, 2018, at Pier 38 at Honolulu Harbor. Lauren Brand, a representative of the Maritime Administration (MARAD) of the U.S. Department of Transportation, presented to Governor David Ige a certificate officially designating the ...
Read More State waterways receive official designation as the Daniel K. Akaka Marine Highway

Improved Bond Rating is Fourth Upgrade in Fourteen Months  HONOLULU – Moody’s Investors Service (“Moody’s”) has upgraded the Hawaii Department of Transportation Harbors Division’s (“Harbors Division”) revenue bonds Series 2010 A and 2010 B rating to ‘A1’ from ‘A2’; outlook stable. “The recent bond rating upgrade by Moody’s is great news and underscores the strong ...
Read More State Harbors Division receives rating upgrade from Moody’s Investor Services

HONOLULU – Fitch Ratings affirmed today that it has upgraded the Hawaii Department of Transportation Harbors Division’s (“Harbors Division”) revenue bonds Series 2010 A and 2010 B rating to ‘AA-’ from ‘A+’ and revised its Outlook to Stable from Positive. This is the second revenue bond rating upgrade Fitch has issued for the Harbors Division ...
Read More State Harbors Division receives upgraded bond rating from Fitch Ratings

Project enhances efficiencies, supports economic growth, provides job opportunities Gov. David Ige and the Hawai‘i Department of Transportation (HDOT) Harbors Division broke ground today for the Kapālama Container Terminal project — the largest capital improvement project in the history of Hawai‘i’s commercial harbor system. “I’m proud to say the construction of the Kapālama Container Terminal ...
Read More State breaks ground for new Kapalama Container Terminal

HILO — The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT), Harbors Division, celebrated the blessing of Hilo Harbor’s newly completed Pier 4 cargo wharf project, the Pier 1 cargo yard and passenger terminal improvements. The projects are designed to increase operational space and increase cargo handling efficiencies. The improvements to the passenger terminal will create a more ...
Read More HDOT celebrates new improvement projects at Hilo Harbor