PUPR Minister Visit to PPB Subang
PUPR Minister Basuki Reviewed WIKA Beton Concrete Product Plant Operation in Subang
PUPR Minister Basuki Hadimuljono conducted a working visit to WIKA Beton Plant in Subang, on Tuesday (11/6). During his visit, Minister Basuki was accompanied by Bina Marga Directorate General Sugiyartanto, Director of Bridge of Bina Marga Directorate General Iwan Zakarsi, Director of Operations I of WIKA Agung Budi Waskito, President Director of WIKA Industri dan Konstruksi Koko Cahyo Kuncoro, Director of Production of WIKA Beton Hari Respati, together the management of the Ministry of Public Works and Housing.
At the WIKA Beton plant, Minister Basuki had the opportunity to review the curved structure that was printed to be used at the Tumbang-Samba Bridge in Central Kalimantan. This project was built by WIKA with a width of 11.8 meters, a total length of 843 meters which the 108 meters long of it was built with a curved structure. The value of the contract for the bridge construction itself is Rp 284.31 billion.
The curved structure is targeted to arrive entirely at the project in December 2018 to accelerate the bridge construction process. The installation work of the curved structure is planned to last for four months, and the construction of the bridge which becomes a significant point in the southern Kalimantan is estimated to complete in August 2019.
Responding to the explanation, Minister Basuki expected that this work could be completed immediately so that the West Kalimantan and East Kalimantan regions could be fully connected. (reference : PT Wijaya Karya (Persero) Tbk.)