Monthly Archives: October 2015

Annual Maintenance Baseyard Storm Water Training quick winners

Annual Maintenance Baseyard Storm Water Training Champions

Congratulations to the Wahiawa Crew for winning the Annual Maintenance Baseyard Storm Water Training Quiz Competition! The training and quiz event took place in July, with heavy competition among the 13 participating maintenance crews. At the end of the day the Wahiawa Crew came out on top, with a scintillating performance that saw them with […]

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Upcoming: Annual Construction BMP Training “Protect Our Water” Conference

Another major BMP training event is right around the corner! The Annual Construction BMP Training, which has been rebranded as the “Protect Our Water” Conference, takes place on November 4th at the Kroc Center Hawaii in Kapolei. DOT Highways is collaborating with the Airports and Harbors Divisions to provide this important training to DOT personnel […]

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2015 HDOT Permanent BMP training event

August BMP Training Recap

Thanks to all who attended and took part in August’s Permanent BMP training event! On August 27th, DOT Highways held a daylong training to help prepare designers to implement new best management practices (BMPs) for permanent storm water controls. Statewide standards for implementing permanent BMPs are changing, and new standards are going into effect on […]

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DOT’s Q3 2015 Adopt-A-Highway Champions

Congratulations to 21st Dental Company of Marine Corps Base Hawaii at Kaneohe, who has been selected as the Department of Transportation, Highways Division, Oahu District’s Third Quarter 2015 Adopt-A-Highway Champions! “At 21st Dental Company we foster a sense of community service and encourage our sailors to give back to the local communities that give so […]

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Inlet Protection - Construction BMP

Construction BMPs: Inlet Protection

Inlet protection on construction projects is a temporary best management practice (BMP) used to prevent sediment, trash and debris from entering storm drains. If you’re wondering what kind of inlet protection you need for your project, you’ll first need to consider a number of important factors and then select the option best suited for your […]

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