Cokal has entered into a binding agreement with PT Harmoni Panca Utama HPU to provide contract mining services for development and mining of the Bumi Barito Mineral BBM coking coal project in Indonesia. The ASX-listed company named HPU as the preferred tenderer to provide contract mining services for the project back in November.
The technolgy and equipment used in coal mining depend on the types of coal and coal mining scale. Large coal mining companies use equipment and technolgy to support and speed up the process of production. Most coal mines in Indonesia are open pit mines with coal reserve lo ed less than 20 meters below the ground surface.
AP Investment will supply the coal feedstock and have committed to offtake the methanol production for sale within Indonesia. Air Products will invest about US$2 billion to build own and operate the air separation gasifi ion syngas clean-up utilities and methanol production assets to produce methanol for Bakrie and Ithaca.
In August 2020 the Indonesian Coal Mining Association asked the government to temporarily halt the DMO requirements as weak domestic demand made it difficult for mining companies to fulfil the obligations. Coal production in Indonesia is estimated to decline by 14% to 529 Mt in 2020 as the Covid pandemic affects both domestic demand and exports.
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Through its Indonesian subsidiary PT Bumi Barito Mineral Cokal has agreed to contract HPU for a period of five years to provide services such as open-pit overburden removal provision of the required mining fleet and associated equipment and coal hauling from in-pit to near-out-of-pit intermediate stockpile facilities.
The business developed and successfully became a mining contractor and among the several first projects it was awarded were for PT Adaro Indonesia and PT Berau Coal. In 2002 the shareholders and the management agreed to transfer all operational activities consisting of staff and assets gradually into PT Saptaindra Sejati SIS .
Metal Mining in Indonesia: Time to Face the Facts. Building Indonesia& 39;s metal industries requires immense capital much of which will come from abroad. The ore export ban therefore should be seen by foreign investors as an opportunity rather than a threat. For mining companies willing to play by the new rules it& 39;s far from game over.