• DAGS-GCA Committee

  • Committee Members Committee Members


    Taketa, Ted, Starcom Builders




    Scott, Ojiri, DAGS


    Machida, Layne, Civil-Mechanical Contractor


    Adachi, Paul, Paul’s Electrical Contracting

    Aniya, Paul, Koga Engineering & Construction

    Asato, Clay, Koga Engineering & Construction

    Bustard, John, King & Neel, Inc.

    Ceria, Milissa, Kiewit Infrastructure West Co.

    Chun, Darian, Royal Contracting

    DeMuesy, Bradley, Hensel Phelps Construction

    Folks, Timothy, Hawaiian Cement

    Inouye, Lance, Ralph S. Inouye Co.

    Kaneshige, Glen, Nordic PCL

    Kennedy, Paul, Risk Solution Partners

    Koga, Milton, Mega Construction

    Luiz, Douglas II, Diversified Plumbing

    Meyen, John, Hensel Phelps Construction

    Moore, Fred, HSI Mechanical, Inc.

    Nagayama, Takushi, Island Insurance Company

    Okimoto, Frank, NAN, Inc.

    Pak, Keun, Koga Engineering & Construction

    Parker, Mike, Layton Construction

    Richards, Chip, Solid State Lighting Hawaii

    Shintani, Alan, Alan Shintani Inc.

    Stack, Charles, Interstate Restoration

    Sofos, Tom, Tom Sofos Insurance

    Wong, Emery, Hawaii Modular Space

    Yoneda, Dale, S & M Sakamoto, Inc.

    Young, Russell, Albert C. Kobayashi, Inc.

    Zimmerman, Andrew, Hawaiian Dredging Construction


    Hidaro, Audrey, DAGS

    Kinimaka, Chris, DAGS

    Nishimoto, Eric, DAGS

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


    Promote excellent relations between DAGS and GCA. Maintain a collegial environment where DAGS officials and GCA members can discuss matters of interest in a collaborative and informal non adversarial atmosphere.                                                                                                


    1. Improve Committee members’ attendance.
    2. Monitor DAGS’ Contract Award and Execution process and the timetable for the issuance the Notice to Proceed.
    3. Review upcoming projects and opportunities for contracting with DAGS.
    4. Maintain a forum where members can introduce topics of interest and find a place on the agenda.
    5. Provide suggestions for improvement of General Conditions for Construction.
    6. Continue to monitor Project Labor Agreement developments.
    7. Monitor the State’s eProcurement system.
    8. Improve Project delays.
  • Committee Meeting Schedule for 2020 Committee Meeting Schedule for 2020

    The Committee meets quarterly on the fourth Wednesday at 11:00am unless noted.

    February       26

    May               27

    August           26

    November     25


    All scheduled meetings to be held at the General Contractors Association in the Conference Room 2 (1st Floor) or via teleconference.  A meeting notice/agenda will be sent to all members prior to the meeting date.