The company first came into the market in 1980 and operated as a limited partnership ( CV ) and was known as CV DUTA INSTRUMENT with its office located in Jalan Pinangsia II No. 1 Jakarta. The company started the business as a trading company engaged in the sales and supply of control instrumentation to the oil industry as well as providing repair and maintenance services particularly related to this product line.
1982 was a historic year for CV DUTA INSTRUMENT, due to tremendous growth during its two years of operations, the share holders realized the need to transform the company's legal status from a limited partnership to a limited liability company / corporation ( PT ). Effective February 19, 1982 the company commenced its activities under the new name of PT DUTA INSTRUMENT ALFA SAKTI and expanded the business into various other industrial products. It succeeded in concluding several agency agreements with overseas manufacturers to represent them.