From our humble beginnings in 1975, we have grown from one small general cargo vessel to owning a diversified fleet and operating in over five different arms within the industry.
Through our time, we have serviced 1,000 customers and trained over 10,000 marines to execute and excel in our shipping services. Building and growing potentials is at the root of our existence.
PT Arpeni Pratama Ocean Line was incorporated as a shipping company.
Entered into the domestic and international general cargo shipping business with its first logging vessel, the general cargo vessel MV APOLLO 1.
Expanded its agency services as an exclusive agent for Hyundai Merchant Marine.
Entered into the gas transportation business by chartering-out its first LPG tanker, MT Gas Jaya, to Pertamina.
Expanded its liquid transportation business with long-term time charter contracts awarded by Pertamina for three of its crude oil and product tankers, MT Vijayanti, MT Sawitri, MT Durgandini.
Expanded its bulk cargo transportation business with a contract of affreightment awarded by PT Bukit Asam for transshipment of 36 million tons of coal.
Obtained ISM Code and ISO 9002 Certification from the American Bureau of Shipping.
Expanded its agency services as an exclusive agent for Wallenius Lines.
Awarded contracts of affreightment from PT Adaro Indonesia and PT Kideco Jaya Agung.
Awarded contract of affreightment from PT Berau Coal, and contracts of affreightment from PT Adaro Indonesia and PT Kideco Jaya Agung were renewed.
PT. Arpeni Pratama Ocean Line Tbk. was publicly listed on the Indonesian Stock Exchange (IDX).
PT PLN (Persero) Pembangkit Tanjung Jati B awarded the Company a contract of coal transshipment and jetty management services PLTU Tanjung Jati B, Jepara, Central Java for a period of 15 years.
Received the delivery of one Capesize bulk carrier MV Ocean Energy with the capacity of about 150,000 DWT.
One of the Company’s subsidiaries, PT APOL Cemerlang, was awarded for the best performance of MT Durgandini, chartered vessel in 2011 by Pertamina.
Began operating its new panamax vessel MV Dewi Parwati under a 15 year contract with PT PLN (Persero) for coal transhipment and jetty management at Tanjung Jati B Power Plant, which was signed by the Company in January 2008.
The Company obtained ISO 9001:2008 Certification for 7 (seven) branch offices.
Obtained OHSAS 18001:2007, ISO 14001:2004, and ISO 9001:2008 certifications for Jepara, Central Java branch office and subsidiary companies PT Parama Surya Stevedoring and PT APOL Parama Jaya.
PT PLN (Persero) Tanjung Jati B Power Plant awarded the Company as PLN’s working partner with “Zero Accident” in the period of Januari 1, 2009 – December 31, 2015.