TheJakartaPost

Please Update your browser

Your browser is out of date, and may not be compatible with our website. A list of the most popular web browsers can be found below.
Just click on the icons to get to the download page.

Jakarta Post

Jakarta begins second phase of subway construction

  • Sausan Atika

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Wed, February 19 2020   /  01:15 am

The second phase of the Jakarta MRT rail development project has kicked off with the signing of a contract between city-owned PT MRT Jakarta and Shimizu-Adhi Karya Joint Venture (SAJV), a partnership between Japanese engineering company Shimizu Corporation and state-owned construction company Adhi Karya.MRT Jakarta construction director Silvia Halim and SAJV representative Yutaka Okumura signed the deal, worth Rp 4.5 trillion (US$336.2 million), at the Hotel Indonesia traffic circle (Bundaran HI) MRT station in Central Jakarta.Phase 2 involves building a 6.3-kilometer track from HI to Kota Station in West Jakarta.SAJV won the tender for the 58-month initial stage (CP201) of phase 2, which commences in March and is expected to be completed by December 2024. The CP201 stage involves building a 2.8 km tunnel connecting the Bundaran HI and Harmoni stations in Central Jakarta, as well as the ...