Pelabuhan Tanjung Priok, in Jakarta, is one of the busiest seaports in the region handling 50% of Indonesia’s trans-shipment cargo traffic. Subjected to extreme environmental stresses, the equipment at the port is maintained by PT. Jasa Peralatan Pelabuhan Indonesia (“JPPI”).
JPPI approached Metalube partners looking for an alternative to a competitor product. The product in use was causing wire rope compressive diameter reduction and bleeding on port cranes.
METALUBE Rope-tek™ WRD 10 outperformed the competition with the following results after a 3-month trial application: