DKB Holds Ground Breaking of Graving Dock Shipyard in Palembang

May 15, 2018

National shipbuilding company, PT Dok & Perkapalan Kodja Bahari (Persero) has just conducted the ground breaking of semi-dock graving rehabilitation civil works, dock gate and pier construction in its Palembang shipyard area. The CEO of PT Dok & Perkapalan Kodja Bahari (DKB), Wahyu Suparyono said the development of the entire facilities were one of the strategic plans of the company in the utilization of funding allocation taken from the state private placement (PMN) of the revised state revenues and expenditure (APBN-P) in 2015 fiscal year, which was estimated requiring Rp 5.5 billion investment. “The construction of the facilities will be conducted together with local company, PT Gilas Perkasa and is estimated to complete within 90 working days,” Wahyu stated in PT DKB press release on Monday (5/14/2018).…See Details...

Shipbuilders Expecting Govt's Sustainable Programs in Vessel Procurement

May 08, 2018

Government is expected more seriously help the national shipbuilding industry and to facilitate this one of the nation's potential industry to overcome the obstacles faced by the industry for a very long time. Some contacted indsutry players affirmed to Indonesia Shipping Gazette of some government programs that directly created positive impact to the industry, including procurement of as many as 100 fleets for sea toll program in 2015. …See Details...

Ministry of Transportation Pushes Forward Enhancement of PBM Competency

May 03, 2018

​Ministry of Transportation expects all stevedoring companies (PBM) in Indonesian ports to keep focus enhancing human resources competency to make them able to produce a more efficient stevedoring service.…See Details...

Polair, DRU Launching the Biggest Patrol Vessel

May 03, 2018

Indonesia Water Police (Polair) and national shipbuilder DRU (Daya Radar Utama) launched the patrol vessel named KP Yudistira 8003, the biggest patrol vessel ever built by local shipbuilders and would become the biggest vehicle be deployed by Indonesia's Water Police Department. The launching taking place at the DRU dock, Tanjung Priok Jakarta, Wednesday, May 2, was remarkly led by Komjen. Pol. Drs. Moechgiyarto, S.H., M.Hum, Indonesia's Police Head for Security Maintenance Board (Kabaharkam) and President Director Amir Gunawan. …See Details...