WIKA's New Contract Achieve 48% of Total Target 2017
JAKARTA - PT Wijaya Karya (Persero) Tbk. (WIKA) until the end of June 2017 recorded the achievement of new contracts amounting to Rp 20,860 trillion or 48% of the company new contract target in 2017. This achievement increased by 74% compared to the same period last year.
The biggest achievements of new contracts come from infrastructure and building sectors with Rp 12,9 trillion of contracts, followed by energy and industrial plant sectors with Rp 4,9 trillion. Meanwhile, the contracts from the industrial sector contributed Rp 2,4 trillion and the property sector amounted to Rp 690 billion.
From the composition of project ownership, the majority of new contract sources come from the private sector with 61,05%. Meanwhile, 2746% of new contracts come from fellow SOEs (State Owned Enterprises Company) and the remaining 11,49% contracts originating from the government.
WIKA's President Director, Bintang Perbowo, believes that the upward trend will continue until the end of 2017. "WIKA's performance during the second quarter shows that we are on track and have the potential to continue to grow. We are grateful that WIKA has been trusted to handle various strategic government projects so that WIKA space to grow is still very wide," he said in a press release (9/8/2017).
Related to WIKA's innovative project, Simpang Susun Semanggi, the development progress until the first week of August has reached 98% and now set asides drainage and reinstatement. The Simpang Susun Semanggi Bridge is a flyover that has its own uniqueness compared to other flyovers.
This bridge has dimensions of XYZ or three dimensions, namely: have a segment up from the bottom then stretched up with a circle and ramp derivative. To produce the cluster boxgirder structure, WIKA is supported by PT WIJAYA KARYA BETON Tbk. (WTON).
Boxgirder factory located in Karawang Industrial Estate is able to produce an average of 4 box girder every day. This precast concrete method can accelerate the work in the field, in addition to work methods and other innovation efforts.