March 2017

APAC / March 2017 107 , More than 40 years of Environmental Care and Sustainability. How It’s Cement to Be Indocement is a pioneer in the field of the cement industry applying the state of art cement manufacturing technology to produce high quality, sturdy and environmentally friendly cement. Indocement is registered as a member of the Cement Sustainability Initiative (CSI), a global effort under the auspices of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), which was formed in 2002 and consists of 26 large cement producers who operate in more than 100 countries, who believe in the existence of strong business issues to achieve sustainable development. Indocement is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, a global market leader in aggregates and a prominent player in the fields of cement, concrete, and other downstream activities, making it one of the world’s leading integrated manufacturers of building materials. To date, Indocement employs approximately 7,000 personnel. After more than forty years of work, Indocement has positioned itself as an admirable cement company. This achievement does not count if it has not managed to provide benefits to the local communities surrounding its operational areas. With the success of the commissioning of its new plant (Plant 14), which located in Citeureup Factory, by the end of October 2016, today, Indocement operates 13 plants, with total production capacity of 25 million tons cement per year. Ten plants are located in Citeureup Factory, Bogor, West Java; two plants in Palimanan Factory, Cirebon, West Java and one plant in Tarjun Factory, Kotabaru, South Kalimantan. The Citeureup Factory is one of the largest integrated cement plant complexes in the world. Plant 14 is built on a state-of- art and the latest technology in the world to ensure that we could produce by using the most efficient energy, most sophisticated emission system and environment-friendly facility as well. Moreover, Plant 14 is equipped with high efficiency bag filters for kiln and cooler gases with clean gas content that meet the highest international standard. Plant 14 is designed to utilize alternative fuels and materials. This is in line with Indocement’s commitment for the environment, which is proved by the achievement of several awards, such as: GOLD PROPER, Green Company Awards and Indocement also the first company who obtained the Certified Emission Reduction (CER). For more than four decades, Indocement has continued to develop its business and has stepped forward to contribute to the development of Indonesia. More than forty years, Indocement has had the trust of the people of Indonesia and has worked for the nation. In harmony with the development in Indonesia, Indocement will continue its efforts to create and promote a healthy and sustainable business growth, while still remaining “Strong and Reliable” in developing the nation. K Name: Evy Sidy Email: [email protected] Web Address: Address: Wisma Indocement, Level 13, Jl. Jenderal Sudirman Kav. 70-71, Jakarta, 12910, Indonesia Telephone: +6221 251 2121 ext. 2817 AB160033