News

rsDevices/Senso

IN THE NEWS | HANDS, Space Debris, and Scientific Success

It's no secret that cutting edge science is expensive and risky. Often, only brave and innovative companies are willing to take on the uncertainty of developing a technology that may not always have a clear path to profitable, commercial enterprise. This isRead more
planet earth otv

IN THE NEWS | Oceanit Featured in the Dept. of Defense SBIR Success Stories 2019

Oceanit was honored to be included in the 2019 class of SBIR Success Stories for our project, called 'High Accuracy Network Determination System', or HANDS. The project was built as a global surveillance network to track orbiting satellites, debris, andRead more
iot smart cities 0

IN THE NEWS | Nanite Smart Sensing Cement Wins Award at ICWIM8 in Prague

What if the roads we drive on were sensors for an interconnected, smart city? Nanite™ turns the road itself into the sensor, enabling real-time technologies such as traffic & congestion monitoring, adaptive speed limits based on the real-time flow ofRead more
sumilthapa 40under40 pbn

IN THE NEWS | Sumil Thapa Named to PBN’s 2019 40 Under 40

Each year, Pacific Business News honors 40 of Hawaii’s outstanding entrepreneurs and business leaders by naming their 40 Under 40 Awards list. The honorees for 2019 are recognized at PBN’s awards event at the Sheraton Waikiki in early June. ThisRead more
crop 20190228 171923

IN THE NEWS | Dr. Pat Sullivan, Titan of Technology

On Thursday, February 28th, Pacific Business News hosted the first annual Titans of Technology Awards. These awards celebrate those contributing to a culture of technology leadership and innovation in the state of Hawai'i.  The recognition was divided into the categoriesRead more
oceanit

2018 at Oceanit: A Recap and Looking Ahead

Oceanit has been privileged to live and work in the Hawaiian community for over 34 years. While our growth into diverse industries and markets has been a source of learning and development, our passion over the last year has beenRead more
507a2211

IN THE NEWS | Dr. Michael Foley Named to PBN’s 40 Under 40 for 2018

Each year, Pacific Business News honors 40 of Hawaii’s outstanding entrepreneurs and business leaders by naming their 40 Under 40 Awards list. The honorees for 2018 are recognized at PBN’s awards event at the Sheraton Waikiki on June 8th. ThisRead more
pshf annual awards banquet11

Oceanit’s Ian Kitajima Honored at the Public Schools of Hawai’i Foundation banquet

Congratulations to Oceanit’s Ian Kitajima, Director of Corporate Development (a.k.a. Oceanit’s Jedi-in-Training) and graduate of James B. Castle High School. Ian was honored last night at the Public Schools of Hawai'i Foundation annual fundraiser banquet, called Kulia I Ka Nu’uRead more
agathon winners

Oceanit uses AI Chip Innovation to Win Hawaii’s First Annual ‘AGathon’

On January 13th, the ‘Harvest Vision’ team took first place in Hawaii’s first ever agriculture-tech hackathon: AGathon. Oceanit teamed up with Kauai Coffee Company and Kamehameha Schools to develop an innovation that can ‘see’ the ripeness of coffee cherries utilizingRead more
ever

U.S. EPA Awards Oceanit to Develop Corrosion Resistant Treatment

We are pleased to announce that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded Oceanit $100,000 to develop a nontoxic coating for use in water pipeline repair. The innovation will advance from the business’ EverPel coating, a nanotechnology-based treatment that

Read more