The following members comprise the Hoisting Machine Operator’s Advisory Board, as of July 1, 2023:
Name & Title
Term of Office
John P. Mihlbauer Jr.
John P. Mihlbauer, Jr., of Kaneohe, recently retired after 29 years in Federal Service as a Mechanical Engineer with the US Navy and the US Army Corps of Engineers. John is president of All Ship & Cargo Surveys, Ltd. He joins the Board on 1 July. John is registered as a licensed Mechanical Engineer in Hawaii and California. He serves on the ASME B30.8 and ASME B30.24 sub-committees.
Doc Bailey has over 30 years of experience in the crane industry. He is the C.E.O and President of “Doc Bailey Cranes & Equipment Inc.” which he founded in 1986. The company specializes in Crane Rentals, Crane Repair, Crane & Winch Sales, Hi-Rail, and Specialized Construction Equipment. Doc Bailey expanded the business from California to Hawaii in 1991.
Tracy Takano (Executive Assistant)
Tracy Takano works in the HMOAB office as its executive assistant. He comes to the HMOAB after working 24 years for the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU), retiring as an International Representative.