Albert C. Kobayashi, Inc. is the largest 100% locally owned contractor in Hawaii. We are also a 100% employed owned (ESOP) corporation and have been in business for over 55 years.


Albert C. Kobayashi, Inc. has been in operation for more than 55 years, with experience across all construction sectors, from new large-scale, mixed-use high rise buildings to commercial-retail renovation, and nearly everything in between.


Albert C. Kobayashi, Inc. has a reputation for meeting or exceeding owners’ expectations, on time and on budget, and has earned numerous awards from a variety of organizations.

Building for Tomorrow’s Dream, Today.

Meeting our customers’ needs is the prime objective at Albert C. Kobayashi, Inc.  Modern contractors must do more than bid the lowest to secure a job.  To meet the Owner’s needs, objectives and budgetary requirements, emphasis must be placed on value engineering and a thorough understanding among Owner/Architect/Contractor.  By negotiating, the Owner is provided with early pricing, design/ cost alternatives and choice of materials and methods of construction to fulfill objectives and meet budgetary requirements.


We work closely with owners & architects to produce outstanding results – on time and on budget.

What We Aim For


For over 50 years, we have constructed various types of buildings and facilities across the state

What We Do


We strive to fulfill the Owner’s needs by providing top-quality service and contruction

What We Believe