Nan Inc. apparent low bidder to construct airport federal inspection station

  • The Federal Inspection Station at Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport at Keahole, which is currently housed in a white tent, will be replaced by a permanent structure once work gets underway in spring 2019. Honolulu-based Nan Inc. submitted the apparent low bid for the project at $54.6 million. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

KAILUA-KONA — Construction of a permanent federal inspection station at Ellison Onizuka Kona International Airport at Keahole is expected to get underway next spring — and for substantially less than anticipated.