Two state-owned companies, Wijaya Karya (WIKA) and PP (PTPP) has won contract of Patimban Port project in Subang, West Java from the the government. The signed ceremony held on Thursday (Feb 13) at the transportation ministry office. Patimban project is one of the new National Strategic Projects. The package III costs Rp544 billion and concentrated on the construction of a connecting bridge or connecting access road to the terminal located on the reclamation land.

“The project to connect road with the back up area and the sea. The soft opening is targeting in September 2020,” said the director general at the transportation ministry, Agus Purnomo. All the Patimban project carried out in a joint venture with a Japanese construction company, Toyo Construction Co., Ltd., and Wakachiku Construction Co., Ltd., as well as state-owned construction firms, consisted of a total of nine packages.