Pakanbaru

Pakanbaru

 

a city and port in Sumatra, Indonesia. Capital of Riau Province. Population, 145,000 (1971). Pakanbaru is a center of the petroleum industry. Oil and rubber are shipped from the city.

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Priyambodo was engaged in a power struggle with Caltex over a block of fields in the Coastal Plains Pakanbaru tract, held by the major under a 25-year lease agreement which expires in August 2001.
Priyambodo is engaged in a power struggle with Caltex over a block of fields in the Coastal Plains Pakanbaru tract, held by the major under a 25-year lease agreement which expires in 2001.
Now, Sempati only flies from Jakarta to Batam, Medan, Pakanbaru, Yogya, Balikpapan, Surabaya, and Ujungpandang.
In Sumatra, only such cities as Medan, Deli Serdang, Lhokseumawe, Padang, Pakanbaru, Lampung, Batam Island, and Jambi have such services.
This year, the company will expand further to Ujungpandang and Pakanbaru.
Pertamina planned to self-operate the Coastal Plains Pakanbaru (CPP) oil and gas field in Riau which is currently operated by PT Caltex Pacific Indonesia (CPI) after the expiration of the production-sharing contract.