New Kona Brewing Co. brewery eyes summer launch

  • Tanks sit waiting for use inside Kona Brewing Company’s new location. (Tom Linder/West Hawaii Today)

  • Kona Brewing Company’s wastewater treatment center - one of many the sustainability projects part of the new brewery - is under construction alongside the company’s new location on Pawai Place in Kailua-Kona. (Tom Linder/West Hawaii Today)

From the outside looking in, the skeletal look of Kona Brewing Co.’s new location on Pawai Place in Kailua-Kona makes it easy to assume it’s far from completion.