Indonesian Airforce Air Marshal Hadiyan Sumintaatmadja is Secretary General of Indonesian Ministry of Defence and Chairperson of PT DAHANA (Persero) concurrently. He visited the blasting project site in Tanjung Redeb, Berau, East Kalimantan on 16 March 2018.
Hadiyan’s visit was accompanied by other commissioners, namely Saud Usman Nasution and Mustar Bona Ventura. Meanwhile, the management of PT DAHANA was represented by the President Director, Budi Antono, Operational Director, Bambang Agung, and General Manager of General Mining Division, Herry Sudaryanto.
The entourage arrived at Kalimarau Airport on Friday afternoon, 16 march 2018. This work visit was intended to inspect DAHANA's blasting performance at project site, particularly in coal mine at general mining sector.
Owing to abundant experiences and thorough service completeness, DAHANA is re-entrusted to undertake Berau project in East Kalimantan. The collaboration project was conducted with a contractor enterprise, PT Putra Perkas Abadi (PPA) at the mine site owned by PT Kaltim Jaya bara (KJB).
PT Putra Perkasa Abadi has entrusted the blasting project at 229 Ha of active pit area owned by PT Kaltim Jaya Bara to DAHANA under 5 year-term contract initiated in December 2017.
The mining site is located in Kampung Long Lanuk, Sambaliung district, Berau regency, East Kalimantan. As a matter of fact, DAHANA, through its General Mining 1 Division, has been conducting Berau project since 2014 accommodating explosives supply and blasting service.
"This visit is aimed to witness DAHANA's operational performances in the field; this way the Board of Directors is more capable of giving guidance and surveillance for corporate development, " said Hadiyan during his speech.