Security Check

TPS Act Decisively To Secure The Port


After the enactment of alert status 1 for Surabaya due to suicide bomber that happened continously in Surabaya and Sidoarjo on Sunday and Monday (13-14 / 5) then. The management of PT Terminal Petikemas Surabaya (TPS) act decisively to secure the Port.

"TPS is one of the vital objects that need to be maintained and ensured the quality of its security. A strict checking will be made in accordance with applicable safety and security rules, both checking on people and goods. "Said Kahumas TPS, M. Solech.

TPS has prepared Port Security officers who have been standby in front of the port entrance gate, where the security has been done starting from the examination of the vehicle with a metal detector and open every trunk of the vehicle that will enter. At the time of entering the parking area area the officers checking again on each vehicle. Not only in front of the gate entrance port and parking area, the examination is also done throughout the gate, be it import, export and domestic gate.

The Anticipation of security in TPS conducted during the next 2 weeks and did not rule out will be extended if still needed."We also have  prepared a security post in front of the building, each shift there are 4 personnel of the Navy who also did the security. In addition to coordinating with NAVY, we also coordinate with the Police. "Added M. Solech.

With this bomb incident not affecting the services and activities in the TPS, all activities continue to run normally as usual.

"We still hope that Surabaya can be safe again, free from terrorists, hopefully the police and the government can eradicate the terrorists," said M. Solech.