DAM Lolak, Bolaang Mongondow, North Sulawesi

DAM Lolak, Bolaang Mongondow, North Sulawesi

Lolak Dam was built as a form of implementation of the government's program of the seventh President of Indonesia, Joko Widodo, whom targeting construction of 24 national dams. Hillcon views this project as an opportunity to contribute in building infrastructure of Indonesia. Hillcon's activities in this project include:

• Clearing & Grab

Activities for cleaning the construction area from plants and shrubs, removing roots, and cleaning / striping top soil.

• Excavation

Excavation and dredging of soil.

• Cut & Filling

The process of stockpiling vacant excavated land. The method used is blasting and stockpiling material in the form of sand and blasted rocks.

Through the construction of this dam, lives of the surrounding community are greatly improved by the increasingly smooth irrigation where the rice farming harvest which used to be only 1-2 times a year (since it was only rely on rain) becomes 3 times a year.

Hillcon received praise from the local Bolaang Mongondow government where the results of the preparation of niprat stones (stones supporting the dam 1 – 2 meters per stone) were neatly arranged as they were arranged manually by hand.

Hillcon received a zero-accident award at the provincial level in a row from 2019 – 2021 from the local provincial government. In addition, Hillcon also received a Platinum Category Award for the COVID-19 Prevention and Control Program from this project.