- Client : PT. PLN (Persero)
- Main Contractor : PT. Waskita Karya (Persero), Tbk
- Manufacturer : PT. Dutacipta Pakarperkasa
- Location : Sumatera (Peranap – Perawang – Aur Duri)
- Scope : Design and Fabrication 500 kV Transmission Tower
- Completion : End of 2017
- Project Outline :
With a projected economic growth of 6-7 percent a year, additional electricity capacity in the country needs at least 7,000 megawatt (MW) per year. That means in the next five years, 35,000 MW additional capacity becomes a necessity. Requirement for 35 thousand MW has been confirmed in the document of the National Medium Term Development Plan (RPJMN) 2015-2019.
Support from the government through the issuance and enactment of some regulations, among others: UU 12/2014 on the Amendment to UU Number 23 Year 2013 About the Revenue and Expenditure Budget for Fiscal Year 2014, Regulation 1/2015 Cooperation on Electricity Supply and Utilization Joint Power Grid, Regulation of the Minister 3/2015 of Power Purchase Procedure and the Standard Price Purchase of Electricity from coal mouth mine, coal based power plant, PLTG / PLTMG, and hydro power plant by PT Perusahaan Listrik Negara (Persero) through Direct Selection And Direct appointment.
The government’s has been issued some strategy to implement the 35 thousand MW project. In order to fulfill the national electricity needs, it takes additional power plant capacity, transmission line and substation development program to reach the target electrification ratio in 2019 can achieve approximately from current conductor which still below 90%.
One of the strategic project development from PT. PLN (Persero) is by awarding contract to PT. Waskita Karya (persero), Tbk to the execution of 500 kV back bone route in Sumatera between Pranap – Perawang – Aur Duri along approximately almost 400 km route, which designed for 4 circuit system. PT. Dutacipta Pakarperkasa (DCP) trusted by PT. Waskita Karya (Persero) as one of the manufacture in the design and fabrication of 500 kV transmission tower with a total contract of more than one billion Indonesia Rupiah , by considering from result of assessment, DCP which already has experience as a design and manufacturer of transmission tower, as well as the support of professionals, modern machines, plant facility and resources. Currently completion of the design process is ongoing and begin the fabrication process.
To make this strategic project run smoothly, PT. Dutacipta Pakarperkasa get support from project financing partner who want to join in the success of this project, as well as from the bank that provides financial support to achive the target of capability for delivery is several batchs until end of 2017 as preliminary target.
Thank you for trust, support and opportunities provided from PT. PLN (Persero) as the project owner, PT. Waskita Karya (Persero), Tbk as the main contractor, banks, project financing partner and vendors, so that we as manufacturers can participate and support the government’s strategic projects.