Department of Transportation Highways Division
Aliiaimoku Building
869 Punchbowl Street, Room 513
Honolulu, HI 96813
Oahu District Engineer: (808) 831-6700
Kauai District Engineer: (808) 241-3000
Hawaii District Engineer: (808) 933-8866
Maui District Engineer: (808) 873-3535

Hours of Business

7:30AM - 4:30 PM (Pacific time)


When escorts are needed & number of escorts required

  • Width over 12' on all highways requires 1 Front escort
  • Width over 14' on all highways requires 2 escorts (Front & Rear)

Super loads

Any load over 16' wide is considered a super load.

Escort vehicle requirements can differ significantly by state in terms of mandatory driver qualifications, training, certifications, vehicle weights, obligatory signage/flags/lighting, necessary onboard equipment, and more. The ODS team can provide you with all additional requirements specific to your route.

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