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Indonesia’s Patria Bima helps clean up the earth

By Karl Cryer
-    Apr 13, 2015
Credit : GMI Post

Marking its tenth anniversary last year, Patria Bima in oil-rich Balikpapan, East Kalimantan has turned its attention to the mining and power sectors to sell its engineering solutions and green technology.

Based in Indonesia’s “Oil City,” PT Patria Bima focuses on mining firms and power companies in growing its business in Indonesia’s resource-rich province of Kalimantan. Credit: Flickr Creative Commons

The company provides its technical expertise and integrated services, as well as corrosion control technology, to several companies operating in the Indonesian province, including Kaltim Prima Coal and PT Freeport Indonesia.

“We do our best in terms of service and give our clients the best solutions for them. Both the relationship and value of the product are very important in Indonesian businesses,” said CEO Frederik Palimbong, who was as an engineer for Freeport before starting the company over a decade ago.

To promote its products and services, Patria Bima participates in trade fairs, such as Mining Indonesia, Asia’s largest international mining equipment exhibition, and the ALLWORLD Exhibitions, one of the world’s leading organizers of exporters exhibitions in Asia and the Middle East.

Aside from maintaining facilities and plants for their clients, Patria Bima also carries out belt scanning, coating and painting, as well as cathodic protection, which reduces corrosion of structures and equipment.

For its conveyor system solutions, Patria Bima employs rollers manufactured by FMC Technologies, conveyor belts by Sempertran, and scraper and belt trackers by Hosch.

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