Category: Meeting Archives

Mar 05

2017 Meeting Highlights

June 2017 Meeting Highlights Posted on August 1, 2017 by ITEHIsec President Sara Okuda welcomed everyone to the section meeting and went over several announcements: • The ITE Western District Annual Meeting is July 10-13 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. • The ITE International Annual Meeting is set for August 14-17 in Anaheim, California. • Reminder …

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Jun 24

2016 Meeting Highlights

November 2016 Meeting Highlights Posted on December 21, 2016 by ITEHIsec Cathy Leong, Western District Past President, facilitated the November meeting. After quick introductions to familiarize new faces at the meeting, Cathy announced the section’s upcoming community service Adopt-A-Highway event, which will occur on Saturday, November 19, 2016. Cathy introduced Rock Miller, Senior Principal for …

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Jul 31

2015 Meeting Highlights

November 2015 Meeting Highlights Posted on November 26, 2015 by ITEHIsec On November 25 President Nita Wolfgramm welcomed everyone to the section meeting and then Vice President Sara Okuda then introduced Wayne Kawano, Executive Director of CCPI, and Timothy Folks, Technical Services Manager for Hawaiian Cement who explained the chemical process involved to produce concrete. …

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Jul 31

2014 Meeting Highlights

December 2014 Section Meeting Posted on December 17, 2014 by ITEHIsec On December 17, 2014, members and friends met for happy hour and networking at Gordon Biersch as a holiday gathering. The Hawaii Section also took this opportunity to acknowledge Dr. Constantinos S. Papacostas for all his accomplishments and contributions to Transportation Engineering upon his …

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Jul 31

2013 Meeting Highlights

September 2013 Section Meeting Posted on October 16, 2013 by ITEHIsec President Packard introduced, member Wes Frysztacki, of Weslin Consulting Services, Inc., who spoke about the Waikiki Regional Circulator Study.  Wes explained that the study was done for the City & County of Honolulu’s Department of Transportation Services (DTS), in which former DTS Director, member …

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Aug 14

2012 Meeting Highlights

November Meeting Highlights Posted on November 29, 2012 by ITEHIsec President Packard called the meeting to order at 12:00 pm and Vice-President Wolfgramm introduced the speaker, Chris Sayers from the City and County of Honolulu’s Department of Transportation Services. Mr. Sayers presented information on the final draft of the Oahu Bike Plan, including current projects such …

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Nov 29

November Meeting Highlights

President Packard called the meeting to order at 12:00 pm and Vice-President Wolfgramm introduced the speaker, Chris Sayers from the City and County of Honolulu’s Department of Transportation Services. Mr. Sayers presented information on the final draft of the Oahu Bike Plan, including current projects such as the Lei of Parks concepts in Ala Moana and …

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Nov 01

October Meeting – Halloween Treats

President Mike Packard called the meeting to order at 12:00 pm on October 31, thanked everyone for attending and asked everyone to introduce themselves.  He then introduced the speaker, Tara Lucas the Safe Routes To School Coordinator from the HDOT Highways Division. Ms. Lucas started by announcing the instructions for the Halloween costume contest, in …

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Nov 01

September Meeting — Pat Phung’s Top 10 Tip for Accelerating Project Delivery

President Mike Packard called the meeting to order and introduced the speaker, Pat Phung from the Federal Highways Administration division office. Mr. Phung presented his top ten tips to accelerate project delivery.  He noted the economic benefits of accelerating project delivery, the new performance-based federal planning requirements, and the public’s awareness of the environmental process. His …

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Sep 01

ITE Hawaii Section August Meeting Highlights

Mr. Bob Driggers of Sensys Networks was the guest speaker.  He introduced his company, and its “puck” in-road sensor.  He briefly discussed the evolution of traffic signal control since the 1950’s and touched on current bicycle detection technology.  He then discussed issues around reliability measures and arterial optimization, including performance measures, speed detection, and the way …

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