Makassar – 10 to 13 August 2017, PKMBRP UNDIP participated in the Annual Exhibition of Ritech Expo 2107 which was held in Makassar, South Sulawesi. RITECH EXPO 2107 held at Wisma Negara Building is an annual exhibition organized by the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education by presenting various research and innovation in technology.
In this exhibition presents a variety of superior innovation products from universities, research institutions, industry, to innovators who are entirely the work of the nation’s children. The selection of Makassar as the location of RITECH EXPO 2017 this time is the embodiment of the theme of National Awakening Day of Technology (HAKTEKNAS) 22nd, which is to encourage the development of knowledge-based maritime shaft.
In this exhibition, PKMBRP UNDIP presents some research that has been done such as buis concrete structure design to withstand coastal abrasion which is shown in the form of model. The advantages of this beach design in addition to hold the ocean currents that cause abrasion is also able to trap the sediment as an effort to rehabilitate mangroves.
In addition to the design of concrete buis structures, also displayed mangrove batik produced from the utilization of mangrove waste as a natural dye batik. In addition as a dye for batik, mangrove waste can also be used as food raw materials.