• Board of Water Supply

  • Committee Members Committee Members


    Hee, Racine - D&C Plumbing, Inc.


    Nitahara, Daniel - Civil-Mechanical Contractor


    Urasaki, Jadine - Board of Water Supply


    Yoneda, Dale, S & M Sakamoto, Inc.


    Akimseu, Greg, Hawaiian Cement

    Elento, Wendell, Integrated Security Technologies

    Gick, Daniel, Atlas Insurance

    Gonsalves, John, Pacific Pipe Company, Inc.

    Gonsalves, Toni, Beylik Drilling & Pump Svc, Inc.

    Hamada, Herman Jr., Koga Engineering & Construction

    Heltzel, Rick, Healy Tibbitts Builders

    Inouye, Russell, Koga Engineering & Const

    Kama-Silva, Frances, Henry’s Equipment

    Luiz, Douglas II, Diversified Plumbing

    Machida, Layne, Civil-Mechanical Contractor

    Matsuzaki, Kent, Economy Plumbing

    Moore, Fred, HSI Mechanical, Inc.

    Nishida, Marc, Jas. W. Glover, Ltd.

    Taketa, Theodore, Starcom Builders, Inc.

    Uemoto, Wes, King & Neel, Inc.

    Webster, Travis, Jayar Construction, Inc.

    Ward, Ryan, Alexander Pacific, Inc.

    Yoshizawa, Shaun, Pacific Pipe Company, Inc.

    BWS Representative

    Kitamura, Ellen

    Lau, Ernest

    Takaki, Jason

  • Committee Purpose Statement and Specific Goals for 2020 Committee Purpose Statement and Specific Goals for 2020


    The Board of Water Supply Committee provides a forum for the Contractors and BWS to present concerns, exchange ideas, conduct discussions, and resolve problems.Discuss BWS changes to managing its Capital Projects and input from GCA on improving project performance.




    1. Partner with BWS to develop a better understanding of each other’s roles and concerns, identify recurring conflicts and offer resolution to issues that address a unique construction environment in Hawaii.
    2. Facilitate Project Closeout and Project Payment between contractors and BWS.
    3. Monitor BWS’s changes to the General Terms and Conditions.
    1. Change Order Forms
    2. Force Account Forms
    1. Timely distribution of projects to bid.
    2. Report annually on projects planned to be issued going forward one year or so.
    3. Discuss the Unforeseen Site Condition.
  • Schedule of Meetings for 2020 Schedule of Meetings for 2020

    The Committee meets quarterly on the fourth Tuesday at 9:00a.m., unless noted**.

    January      28                     

    April            28

    July             28

    October       27

    All scheduled meetings to be held at the General Contractors Association in the Board Room or VIA teleconference.  A meeting notice/agenda will be sent to all members prior to the meeting date.