HWEA will be the organization of dedicated and knowledgeable professionals
recognized for preserving and enhancing the water environment in the Pacific Island Region.

By: Virgil Viernes, PWO Representative

Aloha All, 

The Water Environment Federation Technical and Exhibition Conference (WEFTEC) 2023 was just held in Chicago, IL. At the McCormick Place Convention Center. One of the highlights of WEFTEC is the Operations Challenge with a total of 55 teams competing, the most in history. Five of these teams were from foreign countries – Germany, Finland, Colombia, Denmark, and the United Kingdom. 

By: Bryan Wienand, PWC Co-Chair

HWEA hosted its annual WEFTEC Pau Hana on October 2 at Timothy O’Toole’s Pub in Chicago. The event brought together over 65 attendees including HWEA members and guests from Hawaii and across the country.

By: Bryan Wienand, Troy Ching, & Darnelle Chung, 2024 PWC Co-Chairs

We hope to see you at the 11th annual Pacific Water Conference! The American Water Works Association Hawai‘i Section (AWWA-HI)and the Hawai‘i Water Environment Association (HWEA) are proud to announce that this year’s joint water and wastewater conference will once again be held at the stunning Hawai‘i Convention Center in Honolulu, Hawai‘i.



Contact Info

Hawai‘i Water Environment Association
PO Box 2422
Honolulu, Hawai‘i 96804
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