Welcome to SEAOH.org
SEAOH is the Structural Engineers Association of Hawaii, a charter member of the National Council of Structural Engineers Association.
SEAOH is a non-profit, member-driven organization that pursues the common interests of practicing structural engineers and others sharing an interest in the activities of structural engineers.
A New Guide to Hurricane Strengthening for Hawaii Single-Family Residences has been posted to the Hawaii Insurance Division website at http://cca.hawaii.gov/ins.
A direct link to the guide is here:
Building Code Committee
The State Building Code Council has accepted the 2012 International Building Code with amendments for the State of Hawaii Building Code. The council is currently working on writing the Hawaii Administrative Rules which is required to place the 2012 IBC as amended into effect. The SEAOH Building Code Committee worked hard on making this happen and continues to meet monthly. On the next code cycle including considering amendments to the 2012 International Residential Code which is not applicable to regions with high design wind speeds such as Hawaii.Find out more about the building code adoption process and current issues.
Disaster Response Committee
The SEAOH Prepares for Hurricane Season.Find out how SEAOH prepares and responds to disasters