Company History

PBR HAWAII & Associates, Inc. (PBR HAWAII), based in Hawai‘i for more than 45 years, is active in all aspects of Landscape Architecture, Land Planning, Environmental Studies, and Graphic Design. With a branch office in Hilo, PBR HAWAII engages in a variety of projects ranging from specific site designs to regional and community plans, urban design studies, and large scale resource inventory and land management projects.

Throughout its history, PBR HAWAII has provided professional services to most major land owners and developers in Hawai‘i in addition to the various governmental agencies, (Federal, State and County). Our staff of

Landscape Architects, Landscape Designers, Planners, and Graphic Designers, is intimately involved with the planning processes and design requirement necessary to implement projects of all scales.

Whether the projects are primarily planning-oriented or landscape architecture-oriented, the end products almost always entail graphic design. As a result, our practice has expanded to include graphic design as part of our core business services.



PBR HAWAII provides clients with exceptional quality and value to create better environments.

The way we conduct our business is very important to us. We will:

Provide great service and value to our clients.

Our top priority is to understand and fulfill our client’s needs.  We equate our success with our client’s success. We will develop strong professional relationships with our clients built on respect, trust and timely service.

Continually improve the quality of our work.

Through constant innovation and creativity, we develop our technical expertise and maintain the highest professional practice standards.

Seek environmental and cultural responsibility.

Sensitive to the complex environmental, social, and cultural issues which must be balanced in our work, we strive to achieve solutions that are environmentally sound and culturally responsive.

Provide an enriching and FUN place to work that assures opportunities for personal and professional growth.

We reinforce PBR’s sense of ‘ohana and conduct our business with a spirit of aloha.

Maintain a prosperous business.

We strive for fiscal responsibility in order to provide fair rewards which perpetuate investment to all of our stakeholders, clients, communities, employees and owners.