The Year PT. Sentral Koneksi Internasional Formed
Founded in 1997 by the director Mrs. Sri Suharti, the company was named PT. Sentral Koneksi Internasional. Located in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia. The company started by selling welding machines during the period.
Rise From the Financial Crisis
Towards the end of the financial crisis, the company started to rise from the fall and resumed to progress.
Introducing Industrial Lubricant
PT. Sentral Koneksi Internasional management team, including Mrs. Sri Suharti, decided to change the company’s industry from welding machines into grease and oil-based industrial lubricants. At the same time, the brand CERTOP® was founded by Mrs. Sri Suharti.
Official Partner of NCH Corporation
PT. Sentral Koneksi Internasional officially became distributor of NCH Corporation. PT. Sentral Koneksi Internasional was introduced to a wide varieties of maintenance industrial lubricant products. Later on, the management team had identified potential areas to build branches.
Introducing Central Java Branch
With the rapid inclining progress in sales, the company started its first branch in Central Java.
Introducing Kalimantan Branch
As the company kept progressing, it formed the next branch in Pontianak, Kalimantan. The branch represent neighbouring areas, such as the Central Kalimantan.
Introducing Bekasi Branch
Located in Bekasi, West Java, PT. Sentral Koneksi Internasional expanded the business further. It represents the surrounding areas, which include major cities such as Jakarta, Bogor, Depok, Tangerang and Banten.
Introducing Pekanbaru Branch
New expansion into Pekanbaru, Riau which represents the market in Sumatra Island.
NCH Corporation Products Rename
Brands such as Mantek, Lubemaster and Partmaster were merged together and renamed as NCH Products.
Official Partner of Pacific Petroleum
PT. Sentral Koneksi Internasional is the official distributor for Pacific Petroleum in Indonesia. Certified Clarion Food Grade products were introduced.