SGI for Palapa Ring West Part Project

Palapa Ring Barat

PT. Sarana Global Indonesia  as one of Indonesian reputable company whose target is to cover a full range of marine activities, covering survey, installation and maintenance of submarine system, has been awarded a contract as a sub-contractor to deploy 2000-kilometers submarine cable system by PT. Palapa Ring Barat, a company established under a consortium of Jakarta-based telecom company PT. Mora Telematika Indonesia and a submarine cable deployer firm. This company has recently signed a contract as Main Contractor for Palapa Ring West Part Project and then has responsibility for connecting Riau province, the Riau Islands and the Natuna Island of Sumatra with 2,000-kilometers of fiber-optic cable. The consortium is entitled to a 15-year concession for the broadband connection worth Rp. 1.71 trillion ($127 million) in net present value.