SALT at Our Kakaako

This redevelopment of an entire city block included the renovation of six existing structures and construction of two new buildings to create commercial and residential spaces. The commercial project is a collection of buildings, most of them adaptively reused to preserve the area’s history and sense of place. SALT was named after the salt ponds… Read More

Wheaton Church of the Resurrection

Transformation of an existing 70,000 SF warehouse with a 38 ft. column grid into a church with a column-free sanctuary space clear-spanning 114 ft. Original concepts included the introduction of expensive new trusses. BASE proposed creating a 114 ft. long truss that used existing roof framing along with two existing interior columns to create an… Read More

Residences for Innovative Student Entrepreneurs (RISE)

This competitively awarded design-build project at the University of Hawaii at Manoa is situated on a parcel that is the former site of the Atherton YMCA with the purpose to provide an integrated, live, learn, work, innovation center. A portion of the historic Charles Atherton House will remain and house the innovation center, incubator spaces,… Read More

Pacific Aviation Museum

The Pacific Aviation Museum complex is the adaptive reuse of several historic military hangars and the original control tower of the decommissioned Ford Island Air Field. Located in the center of Pearl Harbor, the air field was among the strategic targets in the December 7, 1941 attack. The team relied on BASE and its extensive… Read More

Hawaii Pacific University Lofts at Aloha Tower Marketplace

This project is the redevelopment and conversion of the existing, primarily retail, Aloha Tower Marketplace into residential lofts, dining, laundry and storage facilities, along with lounges for students and faculty of Hawai‘i Pacific University. The structure was evaluated, and in some cases modified, to support 83 new multi-level living units with 284 beds for student… Read More

Hyatt Centric Waikiki (Waikiki Trade Center)

Renovation of the Waikiki Trade Center to convert the existing 22-story, 248,000 SF mixed-use retail and office tower into a 230-room hotel. The project features an 8th floor lounge, bar, and restaurant that flow onto an outdoor dining and pool deck constructed on the roof deck of the original parking structure, which required detailed studies… Read More

Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort

Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort is a complete transformation of the former Renaissance Wailea Resort. The entire 15-acre oceanfront resort was renewed, including major reconstruction of the lobby building, renovations to all 297 guest rooms and suites, and complete landscaping improvements featuring four multiple cascading infinity pools. New additions to the resort include the construction… Read More