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Timeline History

Timeline History

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SLICKBAR® Indonesia was appointed as the sole of agent of SLICKBAR® Products Corporation (which is established in Connecticut, USA in 1960) for Oil Spill Combating in Indonesia. 

DR. Bayu Satya B.Sc. is an Indonesian who first introduced the Oil Spill Response Equipment (OSRE) industry in Indonesia and later on become the founder of PT. SLICKBAR® Indonesia.

SLICKBAR® Indonesia became the first Oil Spill Combating Equipment manufacturer in Indonesia with certifications of ISO 9001:2008 for high quality products and services, ISO 14001:2004 for environmentally friendly products and OHSAS 18001:2007 for safe and easy to use products. 

In addition, SLICKBAR® Indonesia has obtained a recommendation letter from the Directorate General of Oil and Gas of the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, confirming it as an Oil Spill Response Equipment manufacturer in Indonesia with good quality of products and services.

Defining Moments in The History of SLICKBAR® INDONESIA

  • The Beginning

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    SLICKBAR™ was born from the experiences of its founder, Mr. Millard Smith. He founded SLICKBAR™ in 1960 after years of research and direct experience cleaning up oil spills. Mr. Millard Smith and his team successfully tackled oil spills in 1950s in Europe and USA. Mr. Millard Smith was known as an innovator and a creator of oil spill response equipment.

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  • The Action

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    Torrey Canyon oil spill, off the south-west coast of the United Kingdom in 1967, is one of the world’s most serious oil spills. At the time it was the world’s worst oil spill, with an estimated 25–36 million gallons (94–164 million litres) of crude oil spill.

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  • Market Expansion

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    SLICKBAR PRODUCTS Corp was led by Mr. Russel Blair.
    His leadership style was more dynamic and he was successful in expanding SLICKBAR™ to the world’s market, including Indonesia.

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  • Sole Distributor

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    PT. SLICKBAR INDONESIA was appointed as the sole distributor of the SLICKBAR™ Product Corp USA. A new regulation to protect Indonesia’s waters from oil pollution was also underway around this year.

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  • First Factory

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    PT. SLICKBAR INDONESIA established its first factory in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia. The factory was built to manufacture oil spill combating equipment and was inaugurated by the State Minister of IndustryIr. Hartarto Sastrosoenarto.

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  • New Factory Inauguration

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    PT SLICKBAR Indonesia established a new manufacturing facility and moved to Delta Silicon I Industrial Area, Lippo Cikarang, West Java, Indonesia. The factory was inaugurated by the State Minister of Environmental Affairs, Ir. Sarwono Kusumaatmadja.

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  • New Manufacturing Facility

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    PT SLICKBAR Indonesia moved to more than 10,000 square meters facility, the largest Oil Spill Combating Equipment Manufacturing Facility in the world, located in Delta Silicon II Industrial Area, Lippo Cikarang, West Java, Indonesia.

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  • International Standards

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    PT SLICKBAR Indonesia became the first Oil Spill Combating Equipment manufacturer in the world to be certified in ISO 14001:2004, the requirement for International Environmental Management System; and OHSAS 18001:2007, the requirement for International Occupational Health and Safety Series.

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  • Achievement Record

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    SLICKBAR®’s Permanent Oil Boom SL-24 has been permanently deployed and used for 10 years on the sea of Sentosa Island, Singapore.

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    SLICKBAR® established cooperation with PTT Aromatics and Refining Public Company Limited (PTTAR), Thailand in procuring Oil Spill Response Equipment, one of them is the Permanent Skimmer with Double Banks.

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  • International Award

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    DR. Bayu Satya, B.Sc received The International Award Carthage in Campidoglio Rome, Italy for his role in saving the environment from the negative impact of oil spills in Indonesia and around the world.

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    We have been the manufacturer of SLICKBAR™ products in Indonesia since 1984. We have been manufacturing the USA technology products under strict license of SLICKBAR™ PRODUCTS CORPORATIONS for more than 30 years.
    SLICKBAR® oil spill technology products have been sold to customers in Indonesia and all over the world. In 2015, we were privileged to complete the process of owning SLICKBAR® brand and technology.

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  • New Logo & Spirit

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    PT Slickbar Indonesia is one of the largest oil spill control companies in the world and Slickbar® Indonesia is committed to remain the leading oil spill control company in the world.
    One of the definitive acts of Slickbar® Indonesia to commitment is transpired by the changing of its symbol or logo. The changing of the Slickbar® Indonesia’s logo is one of the validation to Slickbar Indonesia’s commitment to be the best.

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