Beginning in 2010 with the support of the holding company "Russian Railways" and the Interior Ministry of Russia on. Kalimantan is developing the project of creating an integrated railway infrastructure, aimed at the economic development of vast areas in the interior of the island mainly due to private investment, attracted on the basis of long-term contracts for cargo transportation.
The project involves the phased development, leading to the creation of a support network of railways in the underdeveloped but resource-rich Indonesian part of. Kalimantan.
In order to implement the project was set up a special project operating Indonesian company PT. Kereta Api Borneo. It has developed design documentation, on-site engineering and economic studies, market analysis and negotiation of commercial and financial part it possible to determine the feasibility of the project and the demand for transport services.
To date, completed the preparatory phase of the project and launched the next phase associated with land acquisition and execution of design and survey works.