3rd INDONESIAN FIRE & RESCUE COMPETITION: PROMOTING SAFETY IN THE INDUSTRY
The contest was held at the Pertamina HSE Training Centre in Palembang, an internationally recognised facility that provides OH&S certification, specialising in emergency rescue and fire safety. Pertamina HSE Training Centre has received ISO 9001:2008 certification, and has been appointed as a ‘Competency Assessment Centre’ (TUK) by the National Board for Professional Certification.
Over 8 gruelling days, 13 teams competed in a range of challenging events, including Under Water Rescue, Hydrocarbon Firefighting and Confined Space Rescue.
PT Freeport Indonesia took out the overall honours for Best Team, winning an array of awards including High Angle Rescue, Firefighting Competency and Collapsed Structure Search & Rescue. Second place went to PT Darma Henwa Tbk, with PT Berau Coal following in third.
MineARC would like to congratulate all competing teams, and thank the organisers, Pertamina HSE and all those involved. We saw a great deal of talent and expertise on display, indicating the dedication that exists within the Indonesian emergency response community.