BAM wins contract for civil works cement plant in Indonesia

29 August 2011 20:42 - BAM International bv

Gouda, the Netherlands, 26 August 2011 - PT BAM Decorient Indonesia has been awarded a contract for the onshore civil works of a cement plant for Holcim in Tuban, East Java, Indonesia. The contract period is 22 months. BAM Decorient's client is PT ThyssenKrupp Polysius Indonesia, as contractor responsible for the construction and erection of the new clinker and cement factory for Holcim, Indonesia's third largest cement maker.

BAM will construct the almost ninety reinforced concrete structures that are required for the plant. These vary from large support constructions (up to 120 metres high) for the process equipment to electrical stations and concrete silos. The largest of the six silos will be 80 metres high. BAM Decorient intends to recruit as much as possible local workforce from Tuban and the surrounding area to execute the works.

PT ThyssenKrupp Polysius Indonesia is a subsidiary of ThyssenKrupp Polysius AG, Germany, which supplies modern plant components from the raw material preparation system to the clinker manufacturing process for the new 4,000 tpd cement clinker production plant.

PT BAM Decorient Indonesia is a subsidiary of BAM International, the world wide operating construction company of Royal BAM Group active outside Europe.