Editorial: Upgrade too slow for Red Hill tanks

EDITORIAL | OUR VIEW Editorial: Upgrade too slow for Red Hill tanks November 5, 2018   Updated November 4, 2018 7:42pm Briskly constructed during the World War II era, the Navy’s underground fuel storage facility in the hills above Pearl Harbor — the largest such tank farm in the Northern Hemisphere — was a state secret until … Read more

One Week: Red Hill Task Force Meeting

Don’t forget, the Red Hill public meeting has been rescheduled to next week on Thursday, November 1st. We encourage everyone to submit written testimony prior to the meeting. This meeting will be the only public engagement opportunity for our supporters to voice their concerns before the Navy officially releases its preferred upgrade option for the … Read more

RESCHEDULED: Annual Meeting of Red Hill Task Force Nov. 1st

The Honolulu Star Advertiser got the headline right: Red Hill fuel tank corrosion worse than expected. Last month it was reported that the Navy favors the lowest cost, lowest assurance of protection for the tank upgrades. Yet at the same time, the Navy’s own studies show that corrosion of the steel tank liners was underestimated—by … Read more