A Big Win After A 10 Year Battle

We are proud to report that yesterday, the Hawaii Supreme Court ruled in favor of D.R. Horton’s $4.6B Hoopili project.  D.R. Horton hopes to start construction in 2016.  In addition to single and multi family homes, Hoopili would also include commercial and light industrial space, community facilities, schools, parks and open space, facilities, commercial farming … More A Big Win After A 10 Year Battle

Holiday Pay

On behalf of everyone at HOEISF, I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday! If you did perform work on Thursday, November 26th, please be sure to read over your pay stub to ensure you were paid the correct wages. Per the current Hawaii Wage Rate Schedule, Operating Engineers are entitled to TWO TIMES basic hourly rate … More Holiday Pay

Help Us Help You

Our purpose is to ​ensure non-signatory contractors do not inc​rease their market share. ​By enforcing ​​HRS Chapter 104​​ we are able to level the playing field and increase signatory market share.​​ ​Let us know if you see or are aware of: ​Ongoing government projects in your area Workers not receiving the correct wages or benefits on government work ​​Workers switching … More Help Us Help You

Stick To The Plan

There has been some recent discussion in the Honolulu City Council regarding the rail project plan. There are some who are looking to change the plans and stop the rail short of Ala Moana, ending it at Middle Street where riders are to transfer to buses and potentially “get caught in surface-street congestion”. Not only … More Stick To The Plan

Know Your Numbers

One of the simplest and most effective ways of caring for your body is to “know your numbers.” HMSA and Kaiser Permanente offer biometric screenings for participants and spouses/domestic partners that include: Total Cholesterol & HDL (High Density Lipoprotein) to identify possible risk of heart conditions Blood Glucose to indentify possible diabetes or pre-diabetes Blood … More Know Your Numbers

Bill 23 Hearings

Volunteers Wanted! ​We have some exciting events coming up where we could use your help! We need volunteers to attend the following meetings: Oahu PUC Listening SessionRe: HECO & Next Era Merger SupportTuesday, October 27th at 6:00PMMcKinley High School Cafeteria (location tenative) City Council Community MeetingRe: Bill 23Thursday, November 5th at 5:30PMKapolei Hale City Council Community … More Bill 23 Hearings

Duke – Honolulu Theatre For Youth

Honolulu Theater for Youth presents: DUKE Come join us for special performance just for HOEISF! For FREE tickets: Call Darolee at 845-6221 or email at darolee@hoeisf.com Who: Operating Engineers Local 3 Members and families (ages 8+) What:  Special DUKE performance​ When:  Saturday, November 14, 2015 Where:  The Cathedral of St. Andrew at Tenney Theatre 229 Queen Emma ​Square Honolulu, HI 96​813