PALEMBANG – The Company of Semen Baturaja has once again managed to win the level 5 Green Industry 2019 award from the Ministry of Industry of Indonesian Republic for three of its manufactory plants, of which are: the Baturaja plant, the Panjang plant, and the Palembang plant.

A total of 138 companies were given awards during the event that was held on the Ministry of Industry of Indonesian Republic building on Monday, 16 December; 85 Companies have received the level 5 award while 53 companies earned the level 4 award.

The award was directly presented by the Secretary General of the Ministry of Industry of Indonesian Republic, Achmad Sigit Dwiwahjono, to the Main Director of Semen Baturaja, Jobi Trianada Hasjim.

This marks the sixth year in which Semen Baturaja has won the Green Industry level 5 award for its Baturaja plant, and the third year for both the Panjang and Palembang plants.

Semen Baturaja will always strive to consistently implement environmental-friendly technology on its production processes; staying true to the company’s vision in becoming the pioneering Green Cement Based Building Material Company in Indonesia.

PALEMBANG – Through its CSR program, Semen Baturaja has once again invited the locals of Ring 1 Kertapati village to practice catfish farming.

The locals have been directly taught by Arwadi, acting as practitioner of catfish farming, through explanation about various theories related to catfish farming on 25 July 2019. Then, on Friday, 13 December, the locals were invited to directly practice the catfish farming by utilizing the biofloc and microbubble techniques that are easily applicable.

Hopefully, the materials provided in the training by Semen baturaja can prove to be beneficial and to encourage locals nearby to create new work opportunities that can be helpful in improving their quality of life.

PALEMBANG – Semen Baturaja has collaborated with the South Sumatra Social Welfare CSR Forum to organize technical training of concrete brick (Batako) and paving block (Konblok) manufacturing on Thursday, 12 December, taking place at the CSR Forum’s office on the city of Palembang.

The event was attended by the head of South Sumatra Provincial Public Housing and Settlement Areas, Basyarudding Akhmad, alongside the head of South Sumatra Social Welfare CSR Forum, Nata Kesuma and Ade Chitra Kusuma, acting as the VP Corporate Services Management of Semen Baturaja.

The purpose of this training is to provide the necessary skill and expertise in concrete brick and paving block manufacturing for the construction workers that qualifies with present specification demand, while also improving their competitive quality in working world.

As one of South Sumatra’s construction enterprises, Semen Baturaja also contributes in pushing the development of construction ventures through manufacturing high quality and excellent infrastructure-related products.

PALEMBANG – Big congratulations were given to Semen Baturaja men’s volleyball team for winning the first place in the South Sumatra Ministry of Youth and Sport Tournament 2019 o Saturday, 30 November.

The tournament was held at Kaphota court on Palembang City from 26 to 30 November 2019. A total of 42 volley teams, consisting of 27 men’s team and 15 women’s team, had participated in the event.

The second, third, and fourth winner of men’s team category were being won by team RBO, team UIN B, and team PGRI

Let’s do our best, and improve ourselves even further for future championships!


PALEMBANG – On Monday, 2 December, the Head Office of Semen Baturaja has received a recess visitation from Palembang Regional People;s Representative Council of Electoral District VI on the occasion of conveying society’s aspiration for the Management of SMBR.

The visitation was lead by Dr. H. Fauzi Ahmad SH. MH. together with members: Siti Suhaifa (PKB), Sukri Zen (Gerindra), M. Firmansyah SE. MM. (PDIP), Fahri Ardianto (Golkar), Ali Subri (Nasdem), Fauzi Ahmad (PAN), Zainal Abidin (Demokrat), and Ilyas Hasbullah (Demokrat).

The purpose of the Palembang’s Council visitation is to improve upon the relationship with SMBR, while also to bring upon some follow-up proposals.

“Our intention here, other than to deepen our ties with each other, is to propose some suggestions for consideration, such as road construction”, as stated by the Electoral District VI Recess Leader and Palembang’s Council member DR. H. Fauzi Achmad SH. MH. during the visit.

He continued that so far, SMBR has already done very well in developing and constructing roads and other public facilities in the nearby area.

In correspondance to what has been stated by the recess leader, the Head of Kertapati sub-district, Dwi Yudiansyah S.STP, also mentioned that thus far, SMBR has tremendously helped locals nearby; whether it is the infrastructure repairment, sanitation tax, and many other accommodations. Lastly, he also hopes the best for SMBR.

Basthony Santri, acting as the Vice President Corporate Secretary of SMBR, has stated that the company has send CSR support towards the local of Ring 1 in each branch of plant (Palembang, Baturaja, and Lampung). The support is classified into 7 categories, they are: natural disaster relief, education and coaching, health improvement, religious facilities, tools and infrastructures, nature’s conservation, and also poverty eradication. The CSR relief was provided in accordance to the State-owned Enterprise Regulation number PER-09/MBU/07/2015 concerning Partnership Program and Corporate Social Responsibility, which includes a maximum of 4% post-tax net income allowance that is to be allocated in the CSR program.

The company has also been fulfilling its obligation to pay tax and retribution annually in accordance to the applicable terms and regulations, which includes: surface water tax, land and housing tax, road tax, sanitation tax, and harbors internal waters retribution to each instance within the government of Palembang city.  

“We have received the suggestions proposed by the Palembang People’s Council during their recess visitation, and we will proceed to evaluate and relay the proposals to the management team.”

The committee procurement of Goods & Services PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk will held the auctions, for the company that are interested can be follow the auction with an explanation as follows:

To join this auction, please click on this eproc link.