The Silversword Team

The Silversword Contracting, Inc., team is composed of engineering, construction and management professionals with demonstrated capabilities in many areas. We have been Icynene dealers for 5 years and have worked on projects in O'ahu, Kauai, Lana'i and Maui. We worked on the John Burns Medical School for the UH with Hawaiian Dredging and are currently working on the Armstrong/A&B project “Kai Malu” on Maui.

Our fields of experience and expertise include general contracting, mechanical contracting, site work, mechanical, civil and structural engineering, contracting and construction management. We have on staff a licensed civil and mechanical engineer, and a structural E.I. T. Our staff has a commitment to provide projects and solutions that meet the needs of clients. The following paragraphs briefly summarize the qualifications of key team members.

Michael Conway, PE, RME, BSME

Michael Conway is a principal of the firm and a registered mechanical engineer licensed in the State of Hawaii (License #3669). Mr. Conway has worked for the contracting firm of E.E. Black, Ltd., and Silversword Contracting, Inc., the consulting firms of Ferris and Hamig, Ralph M. Parsons, as well as Amfac and A&B Properties. Additionally, Mr., Conway worked for several years with CH 2 M-Hill a firm with extensive experience in implementation of the SafeWater Drinking Act.

While with CH 2 M-Hill, Mr. Conway was involved with such projects as the American Samoa Quality Laboratory, Kaunakakai WasteWater Treatment Plant Expansion, Lahaina Wastewater Treatment Plant; Lahaina Waste Water Treatment Plant Solids Processing Facility, Upper Kula Water Treatment Plant Renovation, and the Paia Sewerage System Pump Station, Lahaina Odor Control Project, Kualapuu Water Transmission Line, Lanai WWTP Expansion and others. He handled inspection, design, planning, and managed a local branch office of a large international consulting firm.

He is a licensed civil and mechanical engineer and the RME of Silversword Contracting, Inc. which holds an ABC General Contracting License with the addition of C-41 and C-48 specialties. Silversword Contracting Inc, has completed such projects as the Lahaina Odor Control Project, the Kualapuu Water Transmission Line, and the Lanai WWTP Expansion. Michael is also a trained installer of The Icynene Insulation System®.

Keli'i Conway E.I.T. Structural Engineering, RME, BSCE

Keli'i has worked on various engineering and construction projects as the Four Seasons, Maalaea Kai Parking expansion, Piilani Gardens Condominium, Ferraro's, Café O'Lei and the Napili Kai Condominiums.

He a trained installer of The Icynene Insulation System® and has worked on such projects as the Lanai Laundry, Kihei Ice, Tedeschi Winery, Merriman Residence, Keanini Residence, Gentile Residence, Koski Residence and Shotts Residence.

We have on staff a total of four experience Icynene sprayers, installer assists and office staff personnel and offer a full spectrum of services such as CAD, field observations, testing, governmental applications, permit processing. We are capable of assisting those in the government , private and commercial arenas.

Professional Memberships :

  • Hawaii Society of Professional Engineers, Maui Chapter
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • American Society of Professional Engineers
  • American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, Air Conditioning Engineers
  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • American Water Works Association
  • Maui Contractor's Association