The COVID-19 outbreak in the East Luwu region takes the attention of PT Trakindo Utama. Trakindo through Trakindo Sorowako directly involved in handling and preventing the spread of COVID-19 to the community by carrying out a thorough cleaning procedures using disinfectant liquids in two Integrated Healthcare Center, elementary school assisted by Trakindo, and a mosque within PT Vale Indonesia area. The disinfectant cleaning process was carried out on 26-28 March 2020, and as an effort to continuously applying social distancing, it was done only by few selected people from Trakindo Sorowako and some from the surrounding community after coordinating with the management from every facility.
In addition, on 9 April 2020 through PT Vale Indonesia, Trakindo Sorowako handed over the donation in a form Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) that includes rubber boots, rubber shoes, surgical masks, clothe masks, face seal, and hazmat suits. The handover was carried out by General Operation Manager Sorowako Trakindo Irwansyah to Director of Supply Chain Management PT Vale Indonesia Muhammad Asril and will be immediately distributed.
Trakindo hopes that this support could prevent the spread of the COVID-19 outbreak and the PPE given will be well distributed to those in need.