1978 On November 1st,1978, Tan Tek Swie (SoetiknoTanoko) established PT. Avia Avian in Sidoarjo to begin the pace in wall paint, wood paint and iron paint industry.
1983 New products such as automotive paint, spray paint, wood and rattan paint, and industrial paint were released.
1986 Alkyd resin and emulsion resin were manufactured.
1991 Factory expansion was held over a new land area of 60,000 m2.
1993 Tin packaging (tin plate) and metal printing division were established.
1995 PT. Mitra Mulia Makmur (MMM) was founded to manufacture plastic packaging.
1996 The second factory of PT. Avia Avian began to operate in Serang, Banten.
1997 The product line of automotive paint, with brand names Suzuka and Platinum, was launched.
2000 PT. Panca Kalsiumindo Perkasa was started in Tuban to produce calcium carbonate.
2001 PT. Tirtakencana Tatawarna was established to distribute the building materials and furnitures.
2003 Semi-automatic machines boosted the production capacity of paint.
2005 Five lines of automated can machines and automated silo were launched on a 10,000 m2 area.
2006 The pigment masterbatch division of BASF Indonesia was taken over and went under the name of PT.
2007 The third factory of PT. Avia Avian began to operate in Medan.
2009 The production capacity of emulsion and alkyd resin in PT. Avia Avian Sidoarjo increased rapidly.
2010 Approximately 300 acres of land in Gresik was bought for future expansion.
2011 More factories were launched, and PT. Avia Avian began to promote and sell instant cement product
under the brand name Giant Mortar.