On 5 April 2017, PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk in collaboration with Habitat for Humanity Indonesia officially conduct groundbreaking to mark the beginning "Bedah Kampung" project in Cisiram Village. This ceremonies continued with voluntary work involves home renovations with volunteers who are employees of the Company. This event is a community development program with home renovations and development of sanitary facilities that are located in Cisiram Village, Anyer, Serang. Previously, MoU signing has been conducted in September 2016 for the project that will run for the next two years.
Following is announcement of Selection Assessment and FGD ITB Scholarship Batch 7/2017.
On March 23, 2017, PT Styrindo Mono Indonesia (SMI), a subsidiary of the Company, received TPM Excellence Award at the Kyoto International Conference Center in Kyoto, Japan. After passing the assessment phase of the TPM Excellence Award in 2016, JIPM officially announced that the SMI has the right to be awarded the TPM Excellence Award category A and be the first petrochemical company in Indonesia that managed to achieve the TPM Excellence Award. This award was received by representatives of the Management, Mr. Piboon Sirinantanakul, and the team from SMI. Furthermore, SMI will continue its preparation for Award for Excellence in Consistent TPM Commitment in 2019.
On 21 March 2017, PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk held an Analyst Meeting to convey the Company's performance after the release of the Consolidated Financial Statements for the financial year of 2016. Invited guests from securities, banks and capital market analysts were attend the event to update their insights on the Company and petrochemical industry delivered by Management representative, Mr. Terry Lim (Finance Director), Mr. Suryandi (HR & Corporate Administration Director), Mr. David Kosasih (Finance GM), Mr. Harry Tamin (Head of Investor Relations). In a performance-related explanation, the Company announced that we managed to record performance breakthrough in 2016 amid the petrochemical industry that has shown positive trends over the past year.
Following is Annoucement of ITB Scholarship Program 2017-2018.
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On 9 February 2017, PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk cooperating with LSM Rekonvasi Bhumi and Forum Komunikasi Pemuda Kalentemu Barat to engage in greening activities by distributing 1,000 seedlings of mango trees in Kampung Kalentemu West, District Citangkil, Cilegon. This greening activities entitled Conservation and Development of Household based Food Reserves is one of the Company's commitment to take part in activities related to the conservation of natural resources. This event was attended by representatives of Management and employees of the Company and BLH Cilegon.
Polypropylene Impact Copolymer resins which produced by PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical meets the specifications defined by PT Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indonesia to be used as raw material for the manufacturing of car components for Toyota Vios and Yaris. This success is a major breakthrough for Indonesia petrochemical industry in entering the automotive component sector that apply international standards which have been supplied by other countries.
On 30 January 2016, PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk represented by Mr. Suhat Miyarso, VP Corporate Relations, and Mr. Abraham Sinatrawan, Head of CSR, together with the Regent of Lebak, Hj. Iti Ocatavia Jayabaya, inaugurated hanging bridge in Desa Sukajaya, District Sajira, Lebak, Banten Province. The bridge, which has abandoned for three years, was rebuilt by the Company in cooperation with the Yayasan Relawan Kampung Indonesia. Groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the bridge was conducted in November 2016. Now, after three months of work, the bridge that connected two villages, Taganjing and Somang, is officially opened for the public and can be passed and used by the local community for the smooth running of daily mobility.
PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk through its subsidiary, PT Petrokimia Butadiene Indonesia (PBI), has awarded the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services contract to Toyo Engineering Korea Limited (Toyo-Korea) and PT Inti Karya Persada Tehnik (IKPT) for Butadiene expansion project. Project completion and plant start-up is expected to do in the third quarter of 2018. The expansion will increase its Butadiene production capacity up to 37%. Previously, PBI has also signed agreement with Lummus Technology Inc for the license and engineering design of BASF/Butadiene Extraction technology for expansion of Butadiene production at its integrated Naphtha Cracker complex in Cilegon, Banten.
On 20 December 2016, PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk and Subsidiaries, PT Styrindo Mono Indonesia (SMI), received respectively Level 4 and Level 5 Green Industry Award (Industri Hijau) from the Indonesian Ministry of Industry in Jakarta. This award was handed by the Minister of Industry, Mr. Airlangga Hartanto, to representative of the Company, Mr. Piboon Sirinantanakul (Director) and Mr. Ronald Sihombing (General Manager).