JAKARTA – PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk (SMBR) received a GOLD rating for its Sustainability Report published in the 2021 Fiscal Year. The Company’s contribution to sustainable development and achievement of ESG performance must be communicated to the public through a Sustainability Report which is presented in accordance with internationally accepted standards such as the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) standards.

The event which was held at The Westin Hotel, Jakarta on Thursday (24/11) was attended by dozens of company executives participating in ASRRAT 2022.

Director of Finance and Risk Management Tubagus Muhammad Dharury accompanied by Vice President Corporate Secretary Doddy Irawan, received the 2022 Asia Sustainability Reporting Rating (ASRRAT) award which was directly given by the Chair of the NCCR, Dr. Ali Darwin.

“It is an honor to be one of the recipients of an award with a Gold rating at this event. We will continue to strive to increase the Company’s contribution to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals in Indonesia and improve the quality and transparency of its reporting to the public,” said Tubagus.{}

JAKARTA – Production and Development Director of PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk (SMBR) Suherman Yahya won an award as The Next Top Leaders 2022 at the Infobank TOP 100 CEO’s Forum & The Next Leaders Forum 2022 event organized by Infobank Magazine.

This award was received by the Director of Production and Development of SMBR Suherman Yahya who was given directly by the Chairman of the Infobank Editorial Board, Eko B. Supriyanto at the Pullman Hotel Thamrin, Jakarta on Wednesday (23/11).

Suherman has successfully entered the ranks of The Next Top 200 Leaders in 2022 because he has succeeded in leading the SMBR production and development team in creating innovation and efficient business development that focuses on encouraging Digital Transformation and the Sustainability Development Program.

“I am grateful for the award that has been given, this is a form of appreciation for the extraordinary performance of the hard work of all Semen Baturaja personnel.” Said Suherman.{}

JAKARTA – Mewujudkan pembangunan berkelanjutan, PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk (SMBR) berhasil meraih dua penghargaan sekaligus dalam ajang Indonesia SDGs Award (ISDA) 2022 yang digelar di Hotel Ritz Carlton Kuningan, Jakarta pada Selasa (22/11).

ISDA 2022 merupakan ajang pemberian penghargaan yang diberikan kepada perusahaan atau institusi atas kontribusinya dalam pencapaian Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) atau Tujuan Pembangunan Berkelanjutan. ISDA Awards ini diselenggarakan oleh Corporate Forum for CSR Development, yaitu perhimpunan perusahaan yang aktif dalam diskursus dan kemajuan corporate social responsibility (CSR) dan sustainability di Indonesia.

Pada Ajang ini, Direkur Produksi dan Pengembangan SMBR Suherman Yahya dianugerahi Kategori Terbaik 1 Direksi Atas Kontribusinya dalam pencapaian SDGs dengan Program SDGs PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk. Selain itu SMBR juga meraih penghargaan Kategori GOLD The Most Committed Corporate for SDGs on Environment Development Pillar dengan Program Pemanfaatan Limbah B3.

Penghargaan diberikan langsung oleh Prof. Dr. Ir. H. Hardinsyah, MS selaku ketua komite penilai ISDA 2022 dan Sekjen CFCD Suharman Noerman.

Direktur Produksi dan Pemgembangan SMBR Suherman Yahya mengatakan bahwa SMBR berkonsisten dan berhasil dalam mewujudkan program pembangunan keberlanjutan terutama dalam pelestarian lingkungan salah satunya Program Pemanfaatan Limbah B3.{}

CIANJUR – The PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk Disaster Response Team distributed aid to earthquake victims at one of the Islamic boarding schools in the Cianjur area, West Java (24/11). Representatives from the Company, Fandi Mardianto and Radityo, donated directly to disaster victims in Cianjur, West Java.

The company expresses its deep concern and condolences to all people affected by the earthquake in the Cianjur area. The disaster caused damage to buildings and caused casualties and injuries.

“On behalf of all Semen Baturaja people, we are sorry for what the people of Cianjur have experienced.” said Vice President of PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk Doddy Irawan in a press statement, Thursday (24/11).

The assistance provided by the Company is a form of social care for victims through the Social and Environmental Responsibility Program (TJSL) of PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk.

Post-disaster conditions were quite severe with buildings collapsing and leaving grief. Many families had to be evacuated in order to maintain safety and overcome the trauma of the disaster that occurred. Health posts are also on standby to look after and treat the affected victims.

Semen Baturaja hopes that the impact of the disaster can be resolved soon, so that the victims can return to their normal activities as soon as possible.

“Thank you for the assistance provided by Semen Baturaja. We greatly appreciate the assistance provided at this time.” said Choirul Anam to the management representative.{}

BATURAJA – PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk has just handed over 2 (two) units of garbage motorbikes to the Ogan Komering Ulu Regency Environmental Service at the PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk anniversary event, Monday (11/14) in the Wisma Ganesha Factory Hall King stone.

The commissioner of PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk, Ok Nurwan, symbolically handed over the handover to the OKU Regent, represented by OKU Regional Secretary Dr. H. Ahmad Tarmizi was accompanied by the Board of Directors of PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk.

This assistance is used to transport household waste that cannot be reached by garbage dump trucks, so that the cleanliness of the environment in the Ogan Komering Ulu area is maintained.

At the anniversary celebration, PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk also handed over aid for the revitalization of the Ogan I Bridge in the Center of Baturaja City. The assistance was given directly by the Main Director of PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk Daconi Khotob to the Secretary of OKU Dr. H. Ahmad Tarmizi.

The Ogan I Bridge is an important and historic icon for Baturaja City which is also the logo of the OKU Regency government which crosses over the Ogan River. This bridge was built during the Dutch Colonial period and is still functioning well today.

This CSR assistance aims to help regional progress and social empowerment. In addition, SMBR provides real support for the planning for the arrangement of the Baturaja urban area so that it remains in accordance with laws and regulations and does not conflict with applicable regulations and in accordance with company policies.

“Thank you for the assistance provided by Semen Baturaja. We hope that SMBR will always be victorious and bigger.” said Ahmad Tarmizi.

PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk has a sustainability strategy to provide positive benefits for the country, especially in the economic, social and environmental fields.

The Company contributes to society through the Social and Environmental Responsibility (TJSL) program. Collaboration with the OKU Regency Government and the Baturaja City Government as well as the Ring I community has also been well established.

“SMBR’s CSR continues to run, both in Baturaja, Palembang and Lampung. Currently, we always carry out social responsibility in accordance with existing regulations.” said Daconi Khotob when met on the sidelines of the event.

The program that has been running is not only providing assistance, but there are also training activities carried out together with Rumah BUMN Baturaja to increase productivity and the selling rate of UMK products, by increasing people’s skills.

The activities that have been carried out include coaching UMK Class Up with Coffee Roasting Training, Halal Certification Technical Guidance Program, Product Photo Training, and so on.

Semen Baturaja CSR also has a Disaster Response program, to ease the burden on residents who have been hit by a disaster. The Company also cares about improving public health through supporting Posyandu activities in Palembang City. This activity is carried out routinely to overcome child malnutrition.

“CSR Semen Baturaja will continue to develop and prosper the surrounding community as our social responsibility as a state-owned company in the Southern Sumatra region.” concluded Daconi.{}

BATURAJA – Commemorating the 48th anniversary of PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk, the Company held a Setia Karya Ceremony and an offline Friendly event on Monday (14/11) at the Baturaja Factory and online through a zoom meeting.
The Setia Karya ceremony is an event for giving service marks and awards for the work period of employees. This year there were 63 people consisting of 35 people from the Palembang site, 19 people from the Baturaja site and 9 people from the Lampung site.

At the social event, SMBR invited several invited guests such as the OKU Regent, the Head of the Police, the Dandim, the OKU DPRD and the OKU District Attorney. The employees/IT at the Baturaja site also took part in enlivening the event which could finally be held offline.

Main Director of SMBR Daconi Khotob said that the anniversary celebration this time was the first celebration in 2022 which was held offline and had been eagerly awaited since the Covid-19 pandemic.

“We want this year’s employees to be able to enjoy the hospitality in person. Even though we haven’t been able to completely escape the Covid-19 pandemic and still have to comply with health protocols, we are happy to see our employees excited about celebrating this day.” he said.

“48 years is a ripe age for the company. This year, we are all historical actors in the integration process of Semen Baturaja and Semen Indonesia. This integration brings positive things for both parties.” he added.

SMBR itself has proven its performance until September 2022 by recording cement revenue which grew by 9% and net profit which was recorded to have increased by 160% (yoy).

The company continues to run efficiency programs to maintain company productivity and increase competitiveness. Management also has a commitment to implementing sustainability programs such as using waste as an alternative fuel, reducing carbon energy consumption, and biodiversity conservation programs in the mining area.

The Friendly Event is carried out in an orderly manner. Employees/it get enthusiasm and positive energy through the remarks of the President Director, the remarks of the Board of Commissioners and the Speech of the OKU Regent.
In his remarks, the OKU Regent represented by the OKU Regional Secretary, Dr. H. Ahmad Tarmizi prayed that production capacity could increase with the quality of the cement products produced being more competitive.

With the trust of management, employees and stakeholders, the Company believes that this year’s target can be achieved.{}

PALEMBANG – The national cement industry is still facing various challenges this year, such as the oversupply of national cement and the increase in fuel rates. This condition continues to spur PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk (SMBR) to be more competitive so that it can grow better by the end of 2022.

National cement demand until September 2023 in the Sumatra region decreased by 3.1%. More specifically to the SMBR market, demand for cement in the Southern Sumatra region experienced a deeper decline, reaching 4.8%.

When the condition of national cement demand declined, SMBR was able to record a 3% increase in sales volume, followed by a 9% growth in revenue.

“This growth is a turning point for management’s enthusiasm during the decline in the pandemic that this year’s target can be achieved,” said Daconi, President Director of PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk.

The increase in sales certainly had a positive impact on the company’s net profit, which jumped 260% from last year’s Rp. 16.7 billion to Rp. 43.1 billion for the period up to September 2022. The same thing was seen in the net profit margin which also experienced a decline in sales. an increase of 236% to 3.30% (yoy).

In line with the growth in sales performance, net cash flow from operations was able to record an increase of 3% compared to last year for the period up to September 2022 or Rp 283.1 billion. With a positive cash flow condition, in Quarter III the Company made an accelerated payment of part of the KI loan amounting to Rp 127 billion to reduce interest expenses.

“We took this decision after seeing the potential for interest rate hikes in the future.” he added.

SMBR continues to run efficiency programs to maintain company productivity and improve competitiveness. Management is also committed to implementing sustainability programs such as the use of waste as alternative fuels, reduction of carbon energy consumption, and biodiversity conservation programs in mining areas. {}

PALEMBANG – The national cement industry is still facing various challenges this year, such as the oversupply of national cement and the increase in fuel rates. This condition continues to spur PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk (SMBR) to be more competitive so that it can grow better by the end of 2022.

National cement demand until September 2023 in the Sumatra region decreased by 3.1%. More specifically to the SMBR market, demand for cement in the Southern Sumatra region experienced a deeper decline, reaching 4.8%.

When the condition of national cement demand declined, SMBR was able to record a 3% increase in sales volume, followed by a 9% growth in revenue.

“This growth is a turning point for management’s enthusiasm during the decline in the pandemic that this year’s target can be achieved,” said Daconi, President Director of PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk.

The increase in sales certainly had a positive impact on the company’s net profit, which jumped 260% from last year’s Rp. 16.7 billion to Rp. 43.1 billion for the period up to September 2022. The same thing was seen in the net profit margin which also experienced a decline in sales. an increase of 236% to 3.30% (yoy).

In line with the growth in sales performance, net cash flow from operations was able to record an increase of 3% compared to last year for the period up to September 2022 or Rp 283.1 billion. With a positive cash flow condition, in Quarter III the Company made an accelerated payment of part of the KI loan amounting to Rp 127 billion to reduce interest expenses.

“We took this decision after seeing the potential for interest rate hikes in the future.” he added.

SMBR continues to run efficiency programs to maintain company productivity and improve competitiveness. Management is also committed to implementing sustainability programs such as the use of waste as alternative fuels, reduction of carbon energy consumption, and biodiversity conservation programs in mining areas. {}

BALI – PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk (SMBR) won an award at the 2022 International Quality & Productivity Convention (IQPC) which was held in Bali on 24 – 27 October 2022. SMBR managed to win 2 awards at the event, namely 1 Excellent Rank award and 1 Outstanding Rating Award.

This event was organized by the Indonesia Quality and Productivity Management Association (IQPMA) and the Quality Control Forum (WKM) and supported by the Ministry of Industry (Kemenperin) of the Republic of Indonesia, the Asian Productivity Organization (APO) and the Asia Pacific Quality Organization (APQO).

This IQPC activity is a prestigious innovation event that is participated by several National & International companies to demonstrate, promote success and exchange experiences in improving quality and productivity, individually or in groups with a jury team from several countries, namely (Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand & Sri Lanka). Lanka).

SMBR in this event received the Excellent Category from the Beeyond Mining Team with an innovation entitled “Ecosystem Management in Ex-Quarry Mining Areas Using Silvicultural Systems to Become Trigona Bee Colonies Cultivation Habitats” Team Members (Arahman Panji Putra, Rahmawati, & Muri Tajam) and smbr also received the Outstanding Category from the Waste Removal Team with an innovation entitled “Enhancing the utilization of alternative fuel and raw material (AFR) in Semen Baturaja Team members (Dhani Sulaiman, Adhitya Farma A, Rizki Mohammad Wijayanto, Rakhmat A, Said Buchari) .

From the results of this innovation, SMBR has succeeded in producing Honey with the Beeyond Honey Label (Launching will be carried out in November 2022) and will then be marketed through the Baturaja SOE House, While Waste Removal has increased the use of AFR to increase revenue and efficiency in fuel and material costs. raw.

Congratulations to the team for the achievements that have been achieved, through this award it is hoped that it can increase the enthusiasm of all Semen Baturaja people to continue to innovate for the progress of the company, nation and state.{}

JAKARTA – PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk (SMBR) won the TrenAsia ESG Excellence Awards 2022 for the Sustainability Rank Cement category organized by TrenAsia on Friday (21/10) at the Ritz Carlton, Mega Kuningan Jakarta.

This award is an appreciation for SMBR for the company’s superior performance in the application of ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) principles. The award was presented by the CEO of TrenAsia, Sukirno to SMBR.

SMBR has carried out sustainability initiatives in accordance with the company’s strategy. SMBR will continue to be committed to running the business and production process by prioritizing ESG principles as the company’s sustainability priority.{}