Core Sectors of Kaula AE


At its core, architecture is the art and science of building and structure design. Kaula AE's senior architects collectively have more than 70 years of experience working at all levels on government and commercial programs involving architectural services.


Engineering is the application of scientific, economic, social, and practical knowledge in order to design, build, maintain, and improve structures, systems, materials, and processes. Our highly qualified engineers are ready to support your project.


With Environmental Planning, Permitting, and Remediation capabilities, our full-service environmental team stands ready to support your project and ensure that you are always in compliance with the laws that protect our environment.

About Kaula AE

Founded in 2001, Kaula AE is a Native-Hawaiian-Organization (NHO) owned 8(a) company that focused on providing medical staffing solutions for government agency clients across the country.

Our Company

Kaula AE is a Native Hawaiian Organization (NHO) owned 8(a) company, founded in 2001. Its majority share, nonprofit owner, Native Hawaiian Legal Defense and Education Fund (NHLDEF), was founded in 2005, and is dedicated to improving the lives of Native Hawaiians by advocating and promoting their civil rights through legal/political efforts, education and community economic development.  Kaula AE's original business focus is providing medical staffing to numerous Federal, Department of Defense (DOD) hospitals across the Country along with its sister firms, Kuhana Associates LLC, Kukulu LLC, and Aikahi Associates, LLC. In 2013, NHLDEF decided to expand their business services lines and Kaula AE was created to address the professional architectural, engineering, and environmental needs of Hawaii and the Pacific.