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Atlantis to be penalized over accident

Jakarta   /   Thu, September 29 2011   /  08:00 am

The Jakarta administration will penalize Atlantis water park management following an accident that injured four people, including a child, at Ancol Dreamland in North Jakarta.

The acting chief of the Jakarta Construction Supervision and Regulation Agency (P2B), Wiriyatmoko, said Wednesday that the agency had deployed a team to investigate the accident.

“There will be an audit by a consultant before the management is allowed to rebuild the collapsed structure,” Wiriyatmoko said.

Wiriyatmoko said, however, that the form of penalty would be decided in accordance with the investigation’s findings.

Last Sunday, a cement-based decorative wall of a water slide of the Atlantis Water Adventure park collapsed.

A preliminary investigation found that the decorative structure, which was made of ferrocement, collapsed due to corrosion.

Ferrocement is a ...