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Rescued by the Pilot Boat – A Dog’s Tale

Rescued by the Pilot Boat – A Dog’s Tale

While the pilots are compelled to attend to their work in the boats they have[,] it is necessary that they...

New Dry Dock for Pacific Shipyards

New Dry Dock for Pacific Shipyards

Pacific Shipyards International (PSI)’s new dry dock arrived in Honolulu Harbor yesterday (24 November 2017) morning. The dry dock, named Ho‘ōla...

Falls of Clyde – November 2017 Update

Falls of Clyde – November 2017 Update

As previously reported, David O’Neill has been in talks with Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) regarding the possibility of transporting Falls of...

Falls of Clyde – October 2017 Update

Falls of Clyde – October 2017 Update

Although October has come and gone, there is still hope that a heavy-lift ship will be available to take the...

100 Years Ago – Captain William Matson

100 Years Ago – Captain William Matson

One of the major news stories featured on the front page of the 11 October 1917 edition of the Honolulu...

Falls of Clyde – September 2017 Update

Falls of Clyde – September 2017 Update

September turned out to be a quiet month. Unfortunately, the announcements made by the Friends of Falls of Clyde regarding...

100 Years Ago – Bringing Coal to Hawai‘i

100 Years Ago – Bringing Coal to Hawai‘i

On account of the shortage of coal in Honolulu, the Rolph Navigation and Coal company [sic] will send the barge...

Regatta Day

Regatta Day

In June 1896, the Hawai‘i Legislature addressed the issue of the observation of a new holiday. At the time, six...

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