Holcim Launches A New Innovation : Mortar Product Line as a New Building Solutions

16 January 2015

Jakarta, 16th January 2015 - Responding to the changing construction practices in urban market and to provide innovative solutions to its customers, Holcim launches its mortar products in this early year 2015. The three new products named Holcim Pasangan, Holcim Plesteran and Holcim Acian will provide a solution in creating a highest quality buildings and initially will be marketed in the Jakarta, Bogor, Tangerang and Bekasi area exclusively.

"Similar as our other products and solutions, Holcim Mortar have been through  several trials and a high standardization process. In addition, these products are  easy to use and efficient, so it will make the construction process easier, quicker, and with an exceptional nice finish." Said Jan Kunigk, Commercial Director PT Holcim Indonesia Tbk.

All Holcim's mortar products have several advantages and different designations. Holcim Pasangan to be used for application on the brick wall. This product is easy to apply with a high adhesion and a thinner mortar structures. Meanwhile Holcim Plasteran to be used to plaster a light brick wall, red brick and bataton with the advantages of reduce the fine cracks in the wall and make a smooth surface on the wall. The last of Holcim's Mortar product; Holcim Acian can be applied to the surface of the plaster walls and concrete walls, both interior and exterior. Just like the other two products, this product also easy to apply and have a fast drying time. Users can start doing a painting project within seven days after the plastering process.

"Holcim has always been committed to providing the best to our customers through a variety of product innovations and solutions. We are optimistic that this new product line will be accepted by our customer in Indonesia and become part of a series of solutions that Holcim delivers to its customers. Next, we will continue to innovate and focus on becoming one of the best players in this industry to be the most easy company to do business with, to deliver the promises and to add value the business projects and activities of our customer. For Holcim Indonesia this is being committed to the absolute fullest." Close Jan.


About  PT Holcim Indonesia Tbk

PT Holcim Indonesia Tbk  (Holcim Indonesia) is a publicly listed company which its majority stake  (86.35%), is owned and managed by Swiss-based Holcim Group, one of the world’s largest cement companies with more than 85,000 employees and production capacity of more than 170 million tons of cement.


As one of the largest cement companies in Indonesia, PT Holcim Indonesia Tbk maintains integrated businesses of cement, ready-mix concrete, and aggregates production. The company operates three cement plants in Narogong-West Java,  Cilacap-Central Java, Tuban 1-East Java and a grinding facility in Ciwandan-Banten with total capacity of 11 million tons of cement and employs more than 2,500 employees.


PT Holcim Indonesia Tbk operates a domestic building material supply network, which covers special distributors, retailers, masons, and Solusi Rumah outlets – the outlet provides housing design service, building materials, building consultation, and financing access. All under one roof.


Further information please contact:


Rusli Setiawan Diah Sasanawati (Anna)
Relationship Management Director Corporate Communications Manager
PT Holcim Indonesia Tbk PT Holcim Indonesia Tbk
Mobile: 0811 860375 Telepon: +62 21 29861000 ext 8361
  Mobile: 0813 81818554
e-mail: rusli.setiawan@holcim.com e-mail: diah.sasanawati@holcim.com
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