About Us


Creative Partition Systems (CPS) is the leading drywall contractor in Hawaii and has been named as one of Walls & Ceilings Magazine’s Top 50 contractors in the nation. Sparked by the creativity of our people and motivated by seven decades of our growing legacy, CPS’ work is positively community-changing. We take pride in challenging the status quo of our industry and influencing it with technology, innovation, and the dreams of what your project can be. For design-build, design assist, GMPs, T&Ms, or lump sum priced, our services and expertise are exactly what our clients need for their construction projects.


From jobs that range from $500 to $30,000,000, we treat every client with respect and priority.  Actively pursuing new products and offering competitive employment opportunities keeps us ahead of the competition.


Our skilled team has nearly 400 years of combined construction experience in jobs ranging from County, State, Federal, residential, hospitality, healthcare, retail, F&B, historic restoration and more.  Our workforce of over 400 individuals has a better-than-industry average Experienced Modification Rate, a demonstration of our commitment to safety.


CPS is a division of Shioi Construction, Inc., one of the largest general contractors in Hawaii. Annually, Shioi Construction rates as a top 20 contractor by revenue and a top 10 construction employer in the State of Hawaii. Shioi Construction’s NCCI Experience Modification Rating of 0.64 is a testament to safety being a top priority on our work sites.

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Creative Partition Systems Hawaii

Kauai Team


Preston Lingaton
Vice President / CPS Operation Manager


Sean Shigematsu
Project Engineer/Estimator


Travis Shigeta
Project Engineer


Cynthia Corona
Project Assistant

Oahu Team


Alan Nicolas
Project Manager/Estimator


Al Gapuz
Project Manager/Estimator


Michael Zhou
Project Engineer/Estimator


Alapati Sula
General Superintendent


Nicole Leyendeckers
Project Engineer


Mariefe Wong
Project Assistant

CPS Project Manager


Shioi Construction’s drywall division Creative Partition Systems (CPS) is now hiring for the position of Project Manager. The Project Manager may be based on Oahu or Kauai and must have a minimum of eight years of field management or a construction management/engineering degree. Experience is preferred in the areas of metal framing, drywall, insulation, acoustic ceiling and plaster/EIFS. This individual will be responsible for planning, management, administration of projects, and self-perform work crews. The Project Manager must have effective leadership, communication skills, experience in cost projections and estimates, On-Center/Quick Bid, ProCore, BIM 360, and Microsoft Outlook, MS Project, and MS Excel. Shioi Construction/CPS benefits include full medical-dental-vision coverage, PTO, GCA holidays, ESOP, and 401K plan.