engineers and architects of Hawaii

engineers and architects of Hawaii

Hawaii's oldest engineers' & architects' association,

meeting since 1902.  

February Program Chair: Martin McMorrow – Past eaH President

Noon Meetings start 11:45 am End 1:00 pm sharp (Hawaii Time)


In person meeting Room 301 in the Topa Tower.

Email to get the Zoom link.


Friday February 3rd

Speaker: Hans K Van Tilburg PhD

Maritime Heritage Coordinator Pacific Islands Region NOAA Office of National Marine Sanctuaries

Topic: “The Strange History of Diving — It’s Unnatural!”


Once again EAH is lucky to have marine archaeologist and underwater explorer Hans Van Tilburg bringing to us the exciting and challenging world of seafaring. On this occasion we will hear the history of diving, from the Pearl Fishers of Georges Bizet to the brave and courageous men and women of today who go down to the deepest bowels of the golden goddess the sea.


Friday February 17th  

Speaker: Bob Sigall  Eminent Speaker, Historian and Man For All Seasons


Topic: “The World As Seen From The Rearview Mirror”


Our speaker, Bob Sigall has spoken to us often times before, always with engaging, entertaining and humorous presentations. Today he will again share with us the wisdom he has gained looking back at what the moving finger has writ.

A $5 donation is accepted for lunch.  Validated parking $4.

Professor Bob Grace Memorial Links

Obituary  & UH In Memoriam

eaH on Olelo Channel 53 

This year EaH continues to host past meetings on Olelo Channel 53. The 30 Minute Programs premier on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 6:00 pm and replay every Sunday’s at 1:00pm.

eaH Olelo Channel 53 February Program:


This month’s Olelo program features the October 22, 2021 meeting with Parker Kushima  who was with the AmeriCorp Vista Program.


Parker talks about his work with the State Energy Office on Mobility Hubs on all Hawai'i Islands,  He explains how Mobility hubs can reduce energy and provide better disaster resiliency in Hawai’i.

Showings: Wednesday February 8 6:00 pm and Sundays at 1:00 pm

(Note: Olelo Programs are available on this site - See Site Index In Left Sidebar (Click on 'Ξ' at top, if no side bar  )

Click here to see the eaH proposed draft Position Statement on Managed Access for Ha`iku Stairs.

Checkout Past eaH meetings at eaH YouTube Channel:

"Chevron Tank Farm Fire 1980"

Speaker: Paul Fox

“My Recollections of Governor John Burns”

Speaker: James Burns (2011)

"Hawaii Real Estate Mortgage Market Upate"

Speaker: Manny August ASB

"Queen Theater Renovation Plans"

Speaker: Bill Brizee AHL

"Covid 19 Vaccine Developed in Days"

Speaker: Dr George Poore 

"Kahauiki Village, Honolulu Community Built Homeless Project"


“Preserving Plantation Housing in Hawaii”

Speaker: Barbara Shieder


“Ala Wai Ahupua’a – 5 Step Solution”

Speaker: Michael Elhoff – President - Hawaii Engineering Services Inc.


“HyperLapse Photography”

Speaker: Dan Eckert


“Honolulu Rail Transit Project Update”

Speaker: Stephen Cayetano


“2nd Great Honolulu Chinatown Fire 1900”

Speaker: Sam Dannaway


“Mauna Kea Early Years”

Speaker: John Harwood


“Aloha Stadium ReDevelopement”

Speaker: Terry McFarland

  Meetings are open to all interested persons and are held Fridays in Downtown Honolulu Topa Tower 745 Fort St (Old AmFac Bldg) Room 301.  Meetings start at NOON and end PROMPTLY at 1:00 pm.

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