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IN THE NEWS | International Dredging Review features Oceanit’s RiSE Team

Hawai'i is accutely aware that we must lead the charge on solutions to sea level rise and other environmental concerns, and Oceanit specifically is receiving international attention for our focus on Sustainable and Resilient Engineering. An April 18th publication by International DredgingRead more
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IN THE NEWS | Oceanit in the Philippines at the Asian Development Bank

Oceanit was back in Manila during the week of March 25th, 2019 to attend this year's Asian Development Bank (ADB) Business Opportunities Fair. Sterling Yee, Oceanit's Director of Strategic Consulting, was joined by Dr. Michael Foley at the event and together,Read more
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IN THE NEWS | Dr. Patrick Sullivan on Island Focus

Oceanit's Founder and CEO, Dr. Patrick Sullivan, joined host Lyla Berg on Island Focus to discuss Oceanit and our efforts in the technology community, schools, and coastal sustainability. Their discussion ranged from Oceanit's origins as an ocean engineering consultancy toRead more
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IN THE NEWS | Oceanit at the ADB Asia Water Forum 2018, Manila

The 2018 Asia Water Forum was held from October 2-5 at the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) headquarters in Manila, Philippines. This year’s conference was focused on themes of “Information, Innovation, and Technology”, and was attended by Oceanit’s Sterling Yee, DirectorRead more
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Using Resilient Sustainable Engineering to RiSE Above the Challenges of Sea Level Change

The critical issues of sea level rise and climate change - and the various symptoms of these shifts - are affecting us worldwide and at home in Hawai’i. While a large eco-centric movement has been gaining momentum for some time,Read more
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IN THE NEWS | Grant Tokumi & Michael Foley talk climate change with HNN

Oceanit engineers Grant Tokumi and Michael Foley recently sat down with Melanie Yamaguchi from Hawaii News Now to discuss climate change in Hawai'i. Both Mike and Grant are part of Oceanit's RiSE (Resilient Sustainable Engineering) team, working on engineering projectsRead more
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Dr. Mike Foley Discusses Coastal Concerns on ThinkTech Hawaii

Oceanit's coastal engineer, Dr. Mike Foley, was on ThinkTech Hawaii to discuss the complexities of measuring coastlines, and the cutting edge technologies used to address growing environmental issues.  "Every beach has a story to tell," says Dr. Foley, "and we'reRead more
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5 Ways to Protect Coral Reefs

In 2017, the movement towards awareness and change have been brought to the forefront. The world is slowing coming to terms with the fact that everything we do on a day-to-day basis can cause catastrophic harm to the environment, extending

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Innovating a Sustainable Future — World Conservation Congress

On September 10, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) concluded the quadrennial World Conservation Congress with 10,000 participants from nearly 200 countries in attendance. The 10‑day Congress was held in Hawai’i, the first state in the United StatesRead more
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Oceanit Displaying Innovative Technologies at Hawai’i Tourism Conference Tech Hub

Travelers today are seeking the next great adventure. With the travel industry numbers continuing to grow, the 2016 Hawai‘i Tourism Conference is highlighting innovators who are changing the face of tourism, marketing, and traveler experiences by leveraging advancements in technology.Read more