Harbors News

Crew will remain on the ship while it is in port HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Harbors Division notifies the public that additional cruise ships are planning to enter Honolulu Harbor for fuel and provisions. The MS Regatta cruise ship is anchored offshore and will come into port after all the passengers ...
Read More Cruise ships without passengers allowed to refuel at Honolulu Harbor

Cruise passengers and general public separated throughout the process HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Harbors and Airports Divisions, state officials and the Norwegian Cruise Line leadership have implemented the plan allowing all 2,000 passengers of the Norwegian Jewel cruise ship to leave the state and travel home. The passengers were screened while ...
Read More Norwegian Jewel cruise ship passengers disembark for immediate transport to chartered planes out of state

Ship’s propulsion system damaged en route to Hawaii HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Harbors Division, state officials and the Norwegian Cruise Line leadership are coordinating a plan for the arrival of the Norwegian Jewel cruise ship. The ship experienced propulsion problems that require repairs at the next port, which is Honolulu Harbor. ...
Read More Norwegian Jewel cruise ship set to arrive at Honolulu Harbor

Gov. David Y. Ige issued a second supplemental emergency proclamation ordering all individuals, both residents and visitors, arriving or returning to the State of Hawaiʻi to a mandatory 14-day self-quarantine. The mandate — the first such action in the nation — applies to all arrivals at state airports from the continental U.S. and international destinations ...
Read More Governor Ige orders mandatory 14-day quarantine for all individuals arriving or returning to the State of Hawaiʻi

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Harbors Division is announcing that today, six Hawaii residents, and an injured passenger and her spouse have been allowed to leave the Maasdam cruise ship docked at Honolulu Harbor. The eight passengers were processed by Customs and Border Protection agents. In addition, they underwent an enhanced medical ...
Read More Hawaii residents and injured passenger allowed to disembark Maasdam cruise ship in Honolulu

Passengers will not be allowed to leave the ship in Hawaii HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Harbors Division is preparing to accept two cruise ship arrivals at Honolulu Harbor in order for the vessels to refuel and restock on food and supplies. However, passengers will not be allowed to leave the ship. ...
Read More Maasdam and Norwegian Jewel cruise ships to refuel and restock in Honolulu

The Harbors Division KCT project adds greater efficiency and will help reduce traffic HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Harbors Division announces it is moving forward with Phase 2 of the Kapalama Container Terminal (KCT) project at Honolulu Harbor, which is the cornerstone of the Harbors Modernization Plan. The project is the largest ...
Read More Kapalama Container Terminal Project Ahead of Schedule and on Budget as it Enters Phase 2

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Harbors Division with the assistance of Harbor Police, Honolulu Fire Department and Honolulu Police Department worked to extinguish a fully engulfed vehicle fire at Honolulu Harbor Pier 5 this morning. The incident is currently under investigation and the cause is yet to be determined. The driver was ...
Read More Vehicle fire extinguished at Honolulu Harbor

Closure dates are Oct. 21-24, 2019 KAILUA-KONA – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Harbors Division notifies the public the main entrance (gate 2) to Kawaihae Harbor will be closed continuously from Monday, Oct. 21 through Thursday, 24, 2019 for paving work. The main entrance will reopen Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, weather permitting. All harbor ...
Read More Main entrance to Kawaihae Harbor to temporarily close for paving improvements

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) in coordination with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and county agencies remind the public of the Oct. 1, 2020 date to obtain a REAL ID compliant Hawaii driver’s license or State identification card with the “star in a gold circle” marking. Every person traveling domestically on a ...
Read More Hawaii residents will need REAL ID compliant identification to fly starting Oct. 1, 2020