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Hawaii
(A) General Engineering Contractor

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Hawaii Professional and Vocational Licensing (PVL) ™
King Kalakaua Building
335 Merchant St, Room 301
Honolulu, HI  96813
Phone: (808) 586-3000
Contractor Licensing Site

Exam Administrator

Prometric of Hawaii ™
354 Uluniu Street, Suite 308
Kailua, HI  96734
Phone: (808) 261-8182
Candidate Web Link

Exam Type

CLOSED  BOOK

Exam Content

Subject Areas% of
Questions
Bridges/Miscellaneous Structures15
Planning/Surveying14
Earthwork15
Utilities13
Heavy Equipment9
Canals, Reservoirs and Flood Control10
Asphalt Pavement6
Concrete Pavement6
Estimating/Basis of Payment5
Metal Barriers, Striping, Signs and Fences3
Safety - OSHA4
Total number of test questions:
100
Time allowed (hours):
4.0

The state of Hawaii requires that you take and pass a written Business and Law exam for this trade

Books NOT Allowed in the Exam

1.
Code of Federal Regulations, (OSHA) Title 29 Part 1926, GPO
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2.
Hawaii Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction, 2005, Hawaii DOT
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3.
Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures, 14th Edition, 2002, Steven H. Kosmatka, Beatrix Kerkhoff, PCA
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4.
Excavation and Grading Handbook, 2005, Nick Capachi, John Capachi
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5.
Hot-Mix Asphalt Paving Handbook (AC 150/5370-14A), 2000, AASHTO
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6.
Installation Guide for Ductile Iron Pipe, 2016, DIPRA
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7.
ISEE Blasters' Handbook, 17th Edition, 1998, ISEE
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8.
Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD), Parts 1, 5 & 6, 2003, ATSSA
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9.
Principles and Practices of Commercial Construction, 8th Edition, 2008, Cameron K. Andres
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