Trakindo Presents the Cutting Edge Technology of “Cat® MineStar™ System” at Mining & Construction Indonesia 2019


Mining industry is one of the major contributors of the country development. In its operations, mining industry players are facing various challenges; from geographical condition, worker’s safety, to work efficiency. Mining industry players will always need a new solution to boost productivity and reduce operational costs to make it more efficient. As an answer to those needs, Trakindo invited industry players to come to its stage at Mining & Construction Indonesia 2019 to know more on the technology of Cat® MineStarTM System, a comprehensive solution that integrates products, processes, and human resources.

Kiswanto, Trakindo Mining Product Lifecycle Manager explained, Cat® MineStarTM System is the answer to the challenges of driving more productivity in Indonesia mining industry. “The technology of Cat® MineStarTM System assists the customers in managing the mining value chain, from material tracking, fleet management, heavy-equipment health identification, autonomous equipment system, etc. Implementing a leading-edge technology, this product integrates a number of capability sets or features that allow the customers to scale the system according to the need of the mine site,” explained Kiswanto.

Cat® MineStarTM System features can be implemented as a set of comprehensive combination, as well as in separate configuration. The FLEET feature will help the customers in conducting fleet management with the ability to track and assign all kind of units working in many locations, equipped with detailed and real-time data and analysis. TERRAIN used the latest advanced guiding technology that will be useful for timely, systematic data-based unit management. These features are effective for drilling, drag-line, leveling, and loading applications with high precision.

DETECT increases operator awareness of safety driving; equipped with sophisticated sensors, this feature is able to improve detection in limited visibility around moving and stationary units. The HEALTH feature monitors the machine’s health comprehensively, provides continuous unit work data report so we can identify potential problems from the unit before any damage occurs. COMMAND will allow remote control mining, either semi-autonomous or fully autonomous, with revolutionary technology helping to work safely and productively in any challenging environments.

Cat® MineStarTM System is aimed to be the right solution in improving productivity and work safety in mining industry. “The application of technology in heavy equipment for mining industry can provide solutions and convenience as well as improving work quality. Thus, supporting our customers to have high competitiveness,” said Lalak Budiman as Mining Product Engineer Senior Specialist Trakindo.

Trakindo booth in the Mining & Construction Indonesia 2019 is located at Hall C2, no. 22. Outdoor Space, JIEXPO Area. Aside from its latest technology, Trakindo also presented a variety of units suitable for mining work and its supporting infrastructure, such as hydraulic mining shovel Cat 6015, soil compactor Cat CS11GC, hydraulic excavator Cat 320 Next Generation, mini hydraulic excavator Cat 304E2 CR, backhoe loader 426f2, lift truck DP35NT, engine C27, and motor grader 120 Next Generation.

Various promotions were also presented at this event, including the rental and purchasing various units of heavy equipments, both new and after-use, spare parts, as well as supporting services such as Scheduled Oil Sampling (S•O•S) laboratory.

To ensure customers’ convenience in obtaining the best products, services, and heavy equipment solution, Trakindo is also supported by world-class facility with leading edge technology. Trakindo support network is located in more than 60 locations, ready to serve customers from all over Indonesia. Customers can also contact Trakindo Contact Center 1-500-228 (1-500-CAT) which operates 24 hours and is integrated with the Services Command Center.

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