31 July 2011

Vote: AIA Maui Recognition

AIA Maui Recognition submittals and voting instructions are available on the Recognition Page.

AIA Maui Members:  Please submit your votes to Nanette by Noon on Friday, 19 August 2011.

Announcement of the selected projects for recognition will be made on Friday, 9 September 2011.

30 July 2011

HI State Residential Code: Public Hearing for Administrative Rules

Date:
05 August 2011 (Friday)
Time:
9:00 AM
Location:
Wailuku Videoconference Center
Wailuku Judiciary Building
2145 Main Street, First Floor
Wailuku, HI 96793

The State Building Council will hold a public hearing on proposed Title 3, chapter 3-185, Hawaii Administrative Rules to implement a State Residential Code.


29 July 2011

Congratulations to the 2011 Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to Darcy M. Keester and Kody K. Kato!

Scholarship Recipient Darcy Keester with AIA Maui Scholarship Chairperson Alvin Yoshimori and AIA Maui President Margaret Sutrov

Scholarship Recipient Kody Kato with AIA Maui President Margaret Sutrov

Hans Riecke, FAIA presents "Under a Maui Roof" to Darcy

Kody Kato and Hans Riecke, FAIA

The scholarship recipients, their parents, and AIA Maui members

Photos courtesy of GYA Architects, Inc.

July General Meeting & Scholarship Luncheon

27 July 2011 (Wednesday) at 11:30 AM
Location:  Hideaway Restaurant, Kahului
Cost:  $20 (make checks payable to AIA Maui)
RSVP to Nanette by Monday, 25 July 2011

Guest Speaker:  Clyde Sakamoto, Chancellor, UH-Maui College


**PHOTOS**
Clyde Sakamoto at the AIA Maui Scholarship Luncheon

AIA Maui napkin sketches

20 July 2011

US Dept. of Justice Launches ada.gov/AIDS Website

The US Department of Justice launched a new section of the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) website, http://www.ada.gov/aids, marking the one-year anniversary of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy.

UH-Maui College Sustainable Living Institute Workshops

Date:
21 July 2011 (Thursday)
Time:
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location:
UH-Maui College
Pa`ina Building
Class Act Restaurant
Speaker:
Christopher Heaps, ORMAT
Topic:
Geothermal energy project being tested at Ulupalakua
Registration:
Future Workshops:

Date:
25 August 2011 (Thursday)
Time:
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location:
UH-Maui College
Pa`ina Building
Class Act Restaurant
Speaker:
Lauren Roth, Roth Ecological Design (Oahu)
Topic:
Water systems designed to conserve water and save money for businesses
Registration:

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Date:
15 September 2011 (Thursday)
Time:
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location:
UH-Maui College
Pa`ina Building
Class Act Restaurant
Speaker:
Shanah Trevenna, Founder of Sustainable Saunders at UH-Manoa
Topic:
Energy efficiency strategies applications
Registration:

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Date:
27 October 2011 (Thursday)
Time:
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location:
UH-Maui College
Pa`ina Building
Class Act Restaurant
Speaker:
John Harder (Kauai)
Topic:
Concept of zero waste
Registration:

13 July 2011

REMINDER: FEMA/DLNR: Substantial Improvement/Substantial Damage Workshop

Seating is limited, register by 22 July 2011

Date:
12 August 2011 (Friday)
Time:
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Location:
CafĂ© O’ Lei at the Dunes
Maui Lani Golf Course
1333 Maui Lani Parkway
Kahului, Hawaii
RSVP:
Register by 22 July 2011

Free workshop on “Substantial Improvement (SI) / Substantial Damage (SD)” sponsored by DLNR and FEMA.

Participants will learn:
  • About the National Flood Insurance Program
  • What are Substantial Improvement and Substantial Damage
  • Building Requirements for SI/SD
  • How to determine if your project meets the SI/SD criteria
  • How building officials regulate and administer the requirements
  • Substantial Damage mitigation projects and grant opportunities

07 July 2011

Seminar: Concrete Specifications

Date:
17 August 2011 (Wednesday)
Time:
7:30 AM – 8:00 AM (Registration:  Continental Breakfast & Table Top Exhibits)
8:00 AM – 3:00 PM  (Lunch and handouts included, free parking validation)
Location:
Pagoda Hotel
C’est Si Bon
RSVP:
Register by 10 August 2011

CCPI, SEAOH, and CSI Honolulu are presenting a one-day seminar on Concrete Specifications.  The speaker is Professor Kenneth Hover, PE.