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Waskita Karya Obtain Sanctions from the PUPR Ministry

by Sebastianus Epifany Friday, February 9, 2018 - 11:07

JAKARTA - PT Waskita Karya (Persero) will get sanction from the PUPR Ministry of PUPR due to incidents of construction accidents in the project. This information is presented by Arie Setiadi Moerwanto who is Director General of Highways of the Ministry of Public Works and Housing (PUPR).

The action taken by PUPR is not excessive considering five out of 12 cases of construction accidents occurring within the last six months happened in PT Waskita Karya projects. Of the five cases, three of them are PUPR Ministry projects.

The three projects of the PUPR Ministry include the Pemalang-Batang toll road project, Pasuruan-Probolinggo toll road, and Bogor-Ciawi-Sukabumi toll road.

"If the toll road project, I have given sanctions. (Start from) reprimands and others to improve the toll roads sections," said Arie Setiadi Moerwanto in the Ministry of PUPR, as reported from merdeka.com (9/2).

Based on the explanation from Arie Setiadi Moerwanto, the sanctions imposed in accordance with the mechanism set forth in Law no. 2 of 2017 on construction services.

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