Call:   735-5745

OceanHead Solar & Electric, Corp.         
License No. C-33164
Honolulu, HI  96816                       Email:
Phone/Fax (808) 735-5745            Web:    

Capabilities Statement

Company Structure:                   ’S’ Corporation est. 2012
Professional License:                 C-33164 (Electrical Contractor, State of Hawaii)

Small Business Certifications:    Self-Certified Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB), Women-Owned

Government Database Information:    
                                                    DUNS Number - 079646760
                                                    CAGE Code - 7AIA7

Principles:                                   Gail Slawson, MBA: Co-Owner and Director of Business Development
                                                    Michelle Eich, MS:   Co-Owner and Director of Operations

Business Description:        

OceanHead Solar & Electric is a full service electrical contracting company operating in the State of Hawaii since 2012. We specialize in providing clients with energy efficiency and solar solutions, as well as a full range of electrical contracting services. We pride ourselves on our superior customer service and outstanding workmanship.

Insurance/Bonding:                     $1 million single, $2 million aggregate - Island Insurance
Line of Credit:                             Available, American Savings Bank

Core Competencies/Specializations:    

Photovoltaic (PV) system design and installations; solar air conditioning system installs; power conditioner and power management system installations; energy efficiency LED lighting retrofits; new construction rough-in work; renovation work; service upgrades; meter installations/relocations; new sub-panel installations; trenching and cement work for electrical; building and electrical permitting: and the development of building/electrical drawings/plans.

NAICS Codes:            

  • Primary:     238210     Electrical/Wiring Contractor (Primary)
  • Secondary:
  •                     237130    Solar Construction
  •                     238160    Roofing, Roof Painting, Spraying
  •                     238320    Painting
  •                     238910    Trenching
  •                     238140    Masonary
  •                     236118     Residential Remodeling
  •                     238310    Drywall and Insulation 
  •                     238350    Finish Carpentry 
  •                     238290    Other Building Equipment
  •                     238910     Site Preparation Contractors
  •                     541512    Computer Systems Design Service                                
  •                     811310    Equipment Repair

Experience of Key Personnel:

Gail Slawson, MBA:        Co-Founder and Director of Operations

Ms. Slawson holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Entrepreneurship from the University of Hawaii, Shidler College of Business as well as a Bachelor of Science in Business Information Systems from San Francisco State University.  She is responsible for sales and marketing for the company as well as project management on key large scale commercial projects. She is also responsible for project budgeting and strategic planning.  Prior to starting OceanHead Solar & Electric, Gail co-owned and managed a real estate renovation and investment company for 10 years. She also held various management positions in the information technology field for over 20 year, including a Chief Information Officer position for a software development company. She brings her business, technical, personable and leadership skills to the business for a focus on customer service.

Michelle Eich, MS        Co-Founder and Construction Manager

Ms. Eich holds a Master of Science (MS) in Physical Oceanography from the University of Hawaii, School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST), as well as a Bachelor of Arts in International Communications from Pepperdine University.  She is responsible for the day to day operations of the company with a focus on technical design and project management.  She also oversees project costing, contract review, legal, and compliance. Prior to starting OceanHead Solar & Electric, Michelle was the Managing Partner of a real estate renovation and investment company, for over 10 years, where she directed all aspects of buying/selling/renovating real estate, managed the companies’ rental properties, managed contractors, and oversaw investor relations. Prior to that, Ms. Eich held a paralegal position with prominent San Francisco and Los Angeles law firms.  Michelle brings her analytical, technical, legal, management and organizational skills, along with her can-do attitude, to the business to ensure sound solutions and quality workmanship.

Sample of Past Performance:

Cliffs PV Project - 1.1 MW Photovoltaic (PV) Roof Mounted System with Energy Storage

Location:  The Cliffs at Princeville, Kauai

Scope of Work:  Electrical subcontractor for the installation of 198 SolarEdge Inverters and 150 Tesla PowerWall energy storage units.

Unitek Solvent Services - 170KW Photovoltaic (PV) Roof Mounted System
Location:  Campbel Industrial Park, Oahu
Scope of Work: Installation of 610 PV panels and all racking, mounting, grounding, and stringing components on two metal roof-top industrial buildings. Operated 42’ Fork Lift to transport PV panels to roof.  Operated scissor lift to transport workers to roof. Five (5) SMA Tri-Power string inverters were used in conjunction with this system installation.

Landscape Hawaii- 53KW Photovoltaic Roof Mounted System
Location: Near Airport, Off of Lagoon Drive, Oahu
Scope of Work: Performed all electrical work for the installation of 3 PV systems totaling 53 KW. Installation and wiring of 9 SMA string inverters, 2 sub panels, 3 disconnect switches, junction boxes, combiner boxes, and hundreds of feet of metal EMT conduit and wiring.  Performed all PV panel grounding and stringing, along with daisy chaining data cable between inverters and data communication box. 

Nixon Project - 11.2 KW Photovoltaic Roof Mounted Residential System
Location: Waikele/Waipahu, Oahu
Scope of Work: Designed, procured and installed all mechanical and electrical components for a 40 PV panel, 11.2 KW system on an asphalt shingle residential roof top.  40 Enphase micro inverters were installed. Also involved trenching, masonry work, service upgrade, meter relocation, and computer data monitoring system configuration.