KTU has been in the marine industry for more than 30 years. The company was first established in 1983, starting as a marine workshop at Jalan Kakap in Jakarta. A shipyard in Marunda was soon acquired, initially focused on wooden fishing vessels. KTU progressed and built another shipyard at Sagulung in 1990 and Sekupang in 1992, both located in Batam. This rapid growth is due to strong demand in KTU products. Both shipyards were supported by a wide range of facilities, skilled workforce and extensive area to construct ships of international standards. KTU grew quickly and soon plays a significant role in the Indonesian ship-building industry.
The key to KTU existence is to play an active role in building the marine industry if Indonesia. Good corporate governance which emphasize on work safety, enviromental reponsibility and strong commitment to the community, KTU further reinforce its place as the leading company in the shipbuilding industry. In brief, after conquering the domestic market, KTU is focused on becoming a world recognized company.
KTU mission is to create reliabilty through certainty
- Certainty in forging a lifelong realtionship with clients
- Certainty in quality
- Certainty in after sales services