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The HMOAB Office will be closed from Nov. 20 to Nov. 24 and will reopen on Nov. 27, 2017. We are sorry for any inconvenience.

The HMOAB office will be closed from October 18 to October 28, 2017. The office will reopen on October 30, 2017. You may still apply for your certification but your application will not be processed until after October 30. Sorry for any inconvenience.

We are updating the HMOAB.ehawaii.gov website on October 5, 2017. You may be disconnected if you are applying online at this time. Please try again later, and we apologize for any problems.

You May Be Doing Construction Work

Posted on Aug 10, 2017 in News

Understanding OSHA: Construction May Be More Common Than You Think! June 2017—OSHA’s new crane rule, 29 CFR 1926 Subpart CC, applies to cranes and derricks used in construction. While maintenance activities typically fall under “general industry,” which is regulated by 29 CFR 1910, the lines between “construction,” “general industry,” and “maintenance” are not always clear. ...
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NCCCO Industry Forum on May 6, 2017

Posted on Aug 10, 2017 in News

Second Industry Forum Draws Hawaii Crane Community; Hawaii Hoisting Machine Operators Advisory Board Hosts NCCCO Commission June 2017—Crane operators, contractors, and others whose working lives bring them into contact with lifting equipment beat a path to the NCCCO Industry Forum on Personnel Qualifications last month in Honolulu. The Forum, only the second ever held (the ...
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Office closed July 14 to July 26, 2017

Posted on Jul 11, 2017 in News

The HMOAB office will be closed from July 14 to July 26, 2017. You may still apply for your certification but your application will not be processed until after July 26. Sorry for any inconvenience.

On Friday, May 5, 2017, you will have a rare opportunity to sit in and observe a meeting of the Board of Commissioners of the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO). This is the first time the NCCCO has held a meeting in the State of Hawaii. On Saturday, May 6, 2017, ...
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As of February 9, 2017 the Hawaii Hoisting Machine Operators Advisory Board has certified a total of 507 hoisting machine operators in the State of Hawaii. This includes 368 active operators and 139 inactive operators. The inactive operators are those with expired certifications. These are operators who retired, are no longer in the industry, moved out of ...
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Next meeting is February 15, 2017

Posted on Feb 8, 2017 in News

The next meeting of the Hoisting Machine Operators Advisory Board is February 15, 2017, at 1:30 PM in Room 114 at 830 Punchbowl Street in the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations building. The March meeting is scheduled for March 15, 2017, at 1:30 PM.

The State of Hawaiʻi Hoisting Machine Operators Advisory Board (HMOAB) is proud to announce the launch of our new website and online certification system! This website, designed as a platform to share information about the organization by engaging and interacting with its users, has dynamic areas for news and announcements, information about the board, as ...
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