Projected to be fully operational this year, Jasa Marga Proceeds with The construction of Manado-Bitung Toll Road​​

1/11/2021 1:27:41 PM
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​PRESS RELEASE
PT Jasa Marga (Persero) Tbk.
No.  07/2021  Dated January 8, 2021


Projected to be fully operational this year, Jasa Marga Proceeds with The construction of Manado-Bitung Toll Road​

Manado (1/8) - PT Jasamarga Manado Bitung (JMB), the business group of PT Jasa Marga (Persero) Tbk which manages Manado-Bitung Toll Road, proceeds with the construction for Segment 2B from km 26,5 to km 39+900, where the 14-km Government-built segment 1 and the 12.5-km PT JMB-built segment 2B currently operate from km 0 to km 26.5.​​

Up to January 5, 2021, the progress of the land acquisition for Segment 2A of Airmadidi-Danowudu Interchange has reached 100%, while the construction reached 99.03%. Meanwhile, the land acquisition for Segment 2B of Danowudu Interchange-Bitung had reached 98.86%, while up to January 5, 2021​, the construction reached 73.57%​.

"Currently, we have completed the construction and operation of Segment 2A and part of Segment 2B, from Manado-Airmadidi-Danowudu Interchange. Segment 2B construction is projected to complete by July 2021," explained President Director of PT JMB George I.M.P Manurung.

During the year-end holiday, PT JMB monitored 50,271 vehicles on Manado-Bitung Toll Road, Manado-Danowudu Interchange Segment. The peak occurred during the 2020 Christmas holidays.

The total figure of 50,271 was accumulative from December 23, 2020, to January 3, 2020. The peak occurred on Wednesday (12/23) where there were 6,710 vehicles. Meanwhile, the average was 4,496 vehicles.​

The total 39-km Manado-Bitung Toll Road was built in 2017 with the concept of Public-Private Partnership (PPP). The toll road consists of two segments: the 14-km Government-built Manado-Airmadidi Segment and the 25-km PT-JMB-built Airmadidi-Bitung Segment 2.  The total investment reached​ IDR 4.95 trillion with a concession period of 40 years.

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For more information, please contact:
1. George I.M.P Manurung
President Director 
PT Jasamarga Manado Bitung
Tamansari Metropolitan Blok C3 6/7
Cluster Siladen
Manado - Sulawesi Utara
Tel. (0431) 7242780

2. Dwimawan Heru
Corporate Communication & Community Development Group Head
PT Jasa Marga (Persero) Tbk.
Plaza Tol Taman Mini Indonesia Indah
Jakarta 13550
Tel. (021) 841 3526 / ext. 117/118​