PALEMBANG. There was a Sharing Session of Initial Public Offering (IPO) process held by PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk on Indonesia Stock Exchange along with The Indonesia Capital Market Institute (TICMI) on Tuesday (24/07).

The Sharing Session was held at the 1st Floor Meeting Room of SMBR Head Office and Palembang Plant. It was attended by Presiden Director of TICMI, Ms. Mety Yusantiati, the Head of IDX Palembang Representative, Mr. Hari Mulyono, along with VP Corporate Secretary, Ruddy Solang, and VP Marketing, Mr. Doddy Irawan and other SMBR employee.

Sharing session was attended by participants of the professional capital market certification program, mostly lecturers from various universities. This Sharing Session was held as an effort to elevate the quality and quantity of human resources (HR) in Indonesia capital market industry. The world of capital markets is currently one of the fastest growing industries and the qualified human resources in the field are still very limited. (Corsec SMBR)

Gelar Teknologi Tepat Guna XIV of South Sumatra Province which was centered on the OKU Baturaja Sports Building Field has been going on lively. The Closing of the XIV TTG was held on Saturday (07/28) and was attended by the head of Department PMD South Sumatra Provincial who was also the Chairperson of the TTG Committee H Yusnin, OKU Regent H Kuryana Azis, OKU Police Chief AKBP Dra NK Widayana Sulandari, Operation I VP PT Semen Baturaja (Persero ) Tbk Taufik Ibrahim, along with the invitation of representatives of regencies / cities in South Sumatra.

The Governor of South Sumatra, represented by OKU Regent H Kuryana Azis, in his remarks at the closing ceremony, said through this year’s Gelar Teknologi Tepat Guna in the province of South Sumatra it had opened up great opportunities and opportunities for technology practitioners to be able to create works that are right and useful for the benefit of society.

Gelar Teknologi Tepat Guna display and present various information on the development of the application field and the use of simple technology that can support the productivity of the agricultural sector or other small industrial sectors. In addition, this Gelar Teknologi Tepat Guna has also produced important thoughts through the Rakornis Forum and Workshop which will be useful to encourage the growth of the local economy, especially in rural areas. This can be seen from the enthusiasm of visitors to find out the work of good technology generation in the Baturaja Sports Arena, with the public’s curiosity about the various technologies on display.

The head of Gelar Teknologi Tepat Guna XIV committee, H Yusnin said that the event was successfully held, safe and smooth. The success of this activity is the result of good cooperation between the provincial committee, the regional committee and all parties involved.

The judges for the Gelar Teknologi Tepat Guna XIV delivered by Dr Alamsyah said there were 5 categories that were assessed and entitled to get Trophies, charter and coaching money. PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk became the First Champion in the general category. Trophy and awards and coaching money were handed over by OKU Police Chief AKBP Dra NK Widayana Sulandari.

The PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk stand raised the theme of the Outstanding Products of Foster Partners, Greening and Natural Resource Potential of OKU. In general, the display stand of PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk provides an overview to visitors regarding the natural wealth and biological and non-biological resources that exist in OKU as well as the handicraft products of the Foster Partners. The results of the judges’ assessment showed the superiority of PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk which far surpassed the stand of other general categories with the acquisition of a total value of 360 points.

The success of PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk to achieve this achievement is also the success of all parties, especially in developing the government towards the development and application of intermediate technology in the community. The result were very delightful and can encourage the better socialization of intermediate technolody in South Sumatera province, especially in OKU regency, where the environmentally friendly PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk factory is located.

PALEMBANG, Located at the Meeting Room 1st Floor PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk Head Office and Palembang Factory, on Tuesday (17/05) an online surety bond training socialization event was held for vendors at PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk by Perum Jamkrindo.This event was opened by SMBR Director General & HR Mr. Amrullah. This event was also attended by Mr. Basthony as VP Procurement and VP Management Accounting, Mr. Liandu Day along with members in the Procurement Division and all partners / vendors of SMBR who were also invited to this socialization event. The team from Perum Jamkrindo who attended the occasion was Mr. Heryanto Nugroho as the Head of Palembang’s Jamkrindo Public Corporation was accompanied by staff.

The Surety Bond Online socialization was a follow-up to the signing of a cooperation agreement between SMBR and Jamkrindo which took place at the Ministry of State Owned Enterprise’s Building on May 17, 2018. General Director & HR SMBR, Mr. Amrullah said that he welcomed Jamkrindo’s move to introduce surety bonds online to the company’s vendors. He said the company had around 100 vendors or suppliers who were active in participating in the procurement of goods and services.

The Surety Bond Online offered by Jamkrindo can provide convenience for vendors in issuing collateral guarantees and implementation guarantees needed in the process of tendering goods and services through online registration and guarantees will be issued within 1 day.

“For us, the suppliers are easier to manage the guarantees because it is online. All this time, they need to take time to process the guarantees. Now it can be easier and more efficient. So, the process of procuring goods and services is faster,” he said. (Corsec SMBR)

In order to further strengthen the relationship between educational institutions and state-owned companies, PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with University of Jambi at the Rector of UNJA, on Wednesday (06/06).

MoU in the field of Education, Research and Community Service for a period of 2 (two) years was signed directly by Pgs. President Director of PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk Amrullah with the Chancellor of UNJA Prof. H Johni Najwan SH, MH, Ph.D. This Memorandum of Understanding will then be followed up with a cooperation agreement which will be discussed in more detail.

Previously, Semen Baturaja had also established similar cooperation with various well-known universities in Indonesia such as ITS, UNSRI, UGM, UNILA and UNBARA. Semen Baturaja will continue to collaborate in another form, which hopes that it can certainly contribute to each other well and beneficially for Semen Baturaja and Jambi University.

On this occasion, Amrullah also explained a little explanation about Semen Baturaja to the leaders of UNJA. Semen Baturaja whose operations center in the Southern Sumatra region is one of the State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) in Indonesia which is engaged in the cement industry. Semen Baturaja already has two integrated cement plants, the latest being the Baturaja II Plant with a production capacity of 1.85 million tons of cement per year and commercial on September 1, 2017, which also contributes to Baturaja Cement production capacity to 3.85 million tons of cement per year.

The potential demand for cement consumption in Southern Sumatra is currently still very high, reaching 6-7 million tons of cement per year and Semen Baturaja continues to make various innovations and business expansion to be able to reach at least 60% market share in Southern Sumatra.

Furthermore, Amrullah said, with this cooperation agreement, it is expected that UNJA could become one of the education institutions that contribute to building healthy SOEs for the country “Especially with the great potential and energy from Semen Baturaja itself,” he concluded.

Bandung – PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk (SMBR) cooperates with Balai Besar Bahan dan Barang Teknik (B4T) in Engineering Field. The signing of a memorandum of understanding was conducted by VP Operation I SMBR, Taufik and Head of B4T, Budi Susanto at Central Office of Materials and Technical Goods, Bandung Tuesday, May 15, 2018.

The signing of this MoU aims to increase the cooperations between State-Owned Enterprises and Government-owned institutions. Cooperation is also pursued to support government efforts to enhance the competitiveness of SOEs amid an increasingly competitive industry climate.

The scope of cooperation between SMBR and B4T includes Exchange of technical information and experience covering engineering fields, Improvement of technical skills through exchange of experience based on the principle of mutual benefit, Collaboration in joint research and development programs in the field of Materials and Technical Goods, especially by utilizing local materials for testing and / or for the manufacture of cement and its derivative products, Cooperation of testing material samples of raw materials as well as products and quality assurance of test results, Training and certification, Calibration Cooperation, Technical Inspection, Proficiency Test, Consultancy, and Cooperation of other activities required by both parties.

VP Operation I SMBR, Taufik argued that B4T as a government agency that has the ability in the field of supervision over the quality of materials or goods. “We believe that the test results of raw materials and products samples that will be done by B4T could be a benchmark and quality assurance from Semen Baturaja who has been known as great” he said.

In addition, this cooperation is also carried out as an effort to encourage the development of the cement industry in the future, one of them is by developing cement derivative products such as the manufacture of precast concrete, paving block, etc. (Corsec SMBR)

Palembang – PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk launched and inaugurated the Industrial Vocational Education Program of South Sumatera Region on Friday (11/5). The event coincided with the inauguration of Pusri IIB Factory, NPK 2.4 million tonnes Project and The Ground Breaking of NPK Fusion Pusri Factory.

This event was attended by Minister of Industry, Airlangga Hartarto, and Minister of State Owned Enterprises, Rini Sumarno, accompanied by Directors from various companies in the South Sulawesi region.

It is marked with sirene as a hallmark of the launch of Industrial Vocational Education Program, SMBR provides facilities assistance and established the Industrial Vocational Program Cooperation Agreement with eight schools as follows:

  1. SMK Negeri 1 OKU 
    2. SMK Negeri 2 OKU 
    3. SMK Negeri 3 OKU 
    4. SMK Sentosa Bhakti Baturaja OKU 
    5. SMK Kader Pembangunan Baturaja OKU 
    6. SMK Negeri 1 Martapura OKU Timur 
    7. SMK Negeri 1 Muara Dua OKU Selatan 
    8. SMK Negeri 1 Kebun Tebu Lampung Barat

President Director of PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk., Rahmad Pribadi, also handed over symbolic education assistance to the eight schools, witnessed by the Minister of Industry and Minister of State Owned Enterprises. SMBR also signed MOU with Ministry of Industry RI Training Center about the implementation of Vocational Program D1 and 3in1 Training System  (training, certification, and work placement). The signing of this MOU aims to utilize the resources available to each party in meeting the needs of the industrial sector workforce. This 3in1 System Training Program is the first in Sumatra and 2nd in Indonesia.

BATURAJA, PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk has done the switching phase of Gading Project on May 8, 2018 at Wisma Ganesha Building, Baturaja. This phase switching marks the end of the business blueprint phase and the commencement of realization phase.

Mr. Rahmad Pribadi as the President Director of SMBR and other directors (Mr. Dede Parasade – Finance Director, Mr. Daconi – Director of Production and Development, Mr. M. Jamil – Marketing Director, Mr. Amrullah – Director General & Human Resources) inaugurated the phase change of ERP implementation of SAP Gading Project in the event.

There are four agendas in the event, such as:

  1. Presenting the Documentary Video of the Gading Project (Project Preparation-Business Blueprint)
  2. Presentation By Mr. Rahmad Pribadi (President Director of SMBR) and Mr. Bernat M.P (Manager Sales Telkom Indonesia)
  3. The Signing of Commitment Board & Embedding PIN to Gading Agent
  4. Award Gading (Blueprint Workshop Best Participants & Photo Contest)

(Corsec SMBR)

President Director of PT. Semen Baturaja (Persero), Tbk Mr. Rahmad Pribadi with President Director of Antara Mr. Meidyatama Suryodiningrat at National News Agency– ANTARA.


JAKARTA, On Wednesday, (06/09) at Wisma Antara, President Director of PT. Semen Baturaja (Persero), Tbk Mr. Rahmad Pribadi accompanied by Corporate Secretary Mr. Rum Hendarmin and Head of Corporate communication Mrs. Lis Kurniati Utami visit and build good relation to National News Agency– ANTARA. On that occasion, President Director of Antara Mr. Meidyatama Suryodiningrat welcomed the arrival of Semen Baturaja team warmly.

At the meeting, besides as an introductory event for each Company, the relationship between management, but also to discuss about potential of cooperation exploration that can be done in the framework of synergy between SOEs. Mr. Rahmad Pribadi also conveyed the latest condition of the company including the business scheme of Semen Baturaja which is based on the increase of production and improved environmental sustainability.

He also said that Semen Baturaja has cooperated with forestry faculty of Gajah Mada University to conduct environmental studies that carry the concept of forest engineering. As it is known, Baturaja II plant has been declared commercially as Sep 1, 2017, which increased the installed plant capacity by 92.5% to 3.85 million tons in year After the meeting President Director of Semen Baturaja and President Director of National News Agency– ANTARA, exchange souvenir and photo together (PR & Corsec SMBR)

The moment when Corporate Secretary received the award


Singapore, Located at the Hall of the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia to Singapore on Wednesday (23/08), the 4th Indonesian Public Company Award year 2017 from Economic Review in cooperation with Perbanas Institute, IPMI International Business School, Indonesia-Asia Institute and Ideku Group. The event was attended by Corporate Secretary of PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk, Mr. Rum Hendarmin. On this occasion PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk was awarded Rank III of Best Public Company for Basic & Chemical Industry Sector, Cement Group.

PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk was awarded Rank III of Best Public Company for Basic & Chemical Industry Sector, Cement Group.

The award was handed over directly by CEO & Executive Director of IPMI International Business School Mr. Jimmy M. Gani to Corporate Secretary of Semen Baturaja, Mr. Rum Hendarmin at the Conference & Award event entitled “Opportunities & Challenges Company of Indonesia & Singapore” in order to welcome 50 years of Indonesia-Singapore.

Dean of IPMI International Business School Mr.Roy Sembel as well as Chairman of the Jury of this event, expressed his appreciation to the public companies in Indonesia and he expects what has been a proud achievement that has been gained and maintained in national and global.

“What the jury did was not easy, the jurors had to cultivate quantitatively and qualitatively. Our expectation of 535 filtered and finally to be winners in here, will be role model. So any company will be aware of the importance of sense of competitiveness. Sense of competitiveness is expected to be brought in the development of the company’s business and become a force for the company to bring its success not only at the national level but also at the global level. Because it can not be denied that the Indonesian economy is also supported by the development of public companies that we call the Public Company “. (PR of SMBR)

Jakarta, Located at the Indonesia Stock Exchange building, Public Expose Marathon has been organized by BEI, KPEI and KSEI.

This activity can open access and wider relationships between investors and listed companies, including to get the latest information about the performance of listed companies.

In an activity titled “Public Expose Marathon” there are 68 (sixty eight) companies listed on the BEI will deliver their latest performance updates and plans for implementation in 10 (ten) major cities in Indonesia.

PT . Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk once again became one of the participants in this Public Expose. Based on the Indonesia Stock Exchange Regulation number I-E, it is mentioned that each Listed Company must conduct an annual public expose of at least 1 (one) time in a year.

In this event PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk conducted a presentation of company development along with question and answer to the participants who attended and ended with a press conference which was attended by the President Director, Mr . Rahmad Pribadi, Finance Director, Mr . Dede Parasade, Production Director Mr . Daconi and Corporate Secretary, Mr .Rum Hendarmin.

The material presented is the development of the company’s current condition (including financial and operational performance). Semen Baturaja Tbk (SMBR) is preparing an initiative to address future sales challenges called the “Three Elephants Initiative,” which consists of Cost Leadership, Market Expansion and Business Process Streaming.

In the initiative of Cost Leadership, the company targets the end-of-year efficiency to reach Rp70-100 billion through various measures, such as reducing clinker, energy savings through low-calorie coal use, long-term coal procurement contracts by 2020 and the use of electricity tariffs cheaper.

Efficiency is also done on distribution and logistics costs, where the company cooperates with PT KALOG to route Tiga Gajah Baturaha station to Tegineneng in Lampung.

In the market expansion initiative, the company targets the opening of new markets, such as in Jambi and Bengkulu. Until June 2017 sales in Jambi and Bengkulu grew 54% and 29%. The Business Process Streamlining initiative aims to accelerate decision-making.

By the end of 2017, the company targets the sales volume of cement to reach 2.011 million tons and revenue of Rp 1.83 trillion or 23% and 20% respectively, and EBITDA of Rp580 billion grew 38% YoY . (PR & Corsec SMBR)