PT Bina Insan Sukses Mandiri (BISM) has a 5,000 hectare mining concession with an IUP Operation Production for a period of 20 years (effective from 12 April 2010) with two extensions of 10 years each.
Commercial production of coal started in June 2010 and the production will reach one million Tonnes by February 2012.
Mine has achieved production level of 70,000 MT/month (for the month of March 2011). BISM plans to ramp up the production to 250,000 MT/month by the end of 2012 and 5 Million Metric Tonnes by end of 2014.
Currently the coal is sold to local traders, government power companies and being exported to India, China and Thailand.
The entire mine area is divided into 8 pits. Currently, coal is being produced from Pit no. 2 (137 ha area).
Company has its own captive jetty and leased fleet of equipments for mining and hauling of coal.