PT Tunas Baru Lampung has appllied to PT Sucofindo (Sucofindo International Certification - SICS) for assessment of its Pam Oil Mill I, Terbanggi and its Palm Oil Plantations against the Roundtable on Sustainable Principle and Criteria - Indonesian National Interpretation (RSPO INA - NI).
PT Tunas Baru Lampung is a member of RSPO and has been implementing programmes to achieve RSPO Certified Sustainable Palm Oil since July 2009.
The assessment will be carried out tentatively from May, 28th to June 1st 2012. The assessment team for the Certification of PT Tunas Baru Lampung are :
- Tuti Suryani SIrait (TSS) / Management Aspect & Social Issues - Audit Team Leader
- M. Irwin (MI) / Environment & Legal Aspect
- Warsid Sumarlin (WS) / Occupational Safety & Health, Social Issues
- Vidyana Purna Ahmad (VD) / Plantation Aspect
- Hendy Saputra / High Conservation Value & Legal Aspect
- Prof. DR. Ir. Ponten Naibaho Technical Expert
The Scope of CPO Mills and plantation to be assessed are :
|Name of Mills||Location||GPS Reference||Annual Volume (tonnes)||Mill Capacity (tonnes / hour)|
|Latitude||Longitude||CPO Output||PK Output||PKO Output|
|CPO Mill I||
Terbanggi, Central Lampung
|Name of Plantation||Location||GPS Coordinate||Area||Production (tonnes / year)|
|Lattitude||Longitude||Total (ha)||Planted (ha)|
|PT Tunas Baru Lampung||
Terbanggi - Central Lampung
|PT Bumi Sentosa Abadi||
Anak Tuha - Central Lampung
Sucofindo International Certification Services
Graha Sucofindo B1 Floor.
Jl. Raya Pasar Minggu Kav.34
Tuti Suryani Sirait
PT Tunas Baru Lampung
Wisma Budi Lt. 8 , 9
Jl. HR. Rasuna Said Kav.C-6
Karet - Setiabudi
Invitation to all Stakeholders :
Prior to the assessment, Sucofindo International Certification Services (SICS) will be pleased to receive inputs concerning enviromental, social, and ecological as well as legal aspect of PT Tunas Baru Lampung. Sucfindo International Certification Services (SICS) much appreciates comments within 30 days from this notification letter (April 20, 2012). We will keep all information received as confidential and it only serve for Sucofindo International Certification Services (SICS) and RSPO.
TBLA Wins The CGC Award for Best Right of Shareholders Category
Asian Seminar Series of 42nd Asian Development Bank International Meeting was held on 1-2 May 2009 in Le Meridien, Tanah Lot, Bali. Held by Business Review, CIPE, IICD. In this seminar the Company was awarded as the winner of GCG for Best Rights of Shareholder category.
The objective of such award is a form of appreciation to companies which implement good corporate governance in their operational especially in fulfillment of GCG Principle, Transparency, Accountability, Responsibility, Independency, and Fairness.
TBLA Wins The IFRA 2008
The Initial Indonesian Financial Reporting Award (IFRA) 2008 held by the Faculty of Economic of University of Indonesia cooperated with Capital Market Supervisory and Financial Board (Bapepam - LK) and Bisnis Indonesia (newspaper), was held on Wednesday, 5th November 2008 at IDX Building, Jakarta. The objective of such award is a form of appreciation to companies which implement good corporate governance in presenting financial report especially the accountability and transparency principles. Of all 229 IDX listed companies from 11 different industrial sectors, TBLA is awarded as the winner in plantation sector.
The award will be held annually and hopefully it can give inspiration to other listed companies in improving their quality in making financial report.
PT TUNAS BARU LAMPUNG TBK Full Committed to RSPO
On January 16, 2007 Board of Directors has conducted a workshop of “Socialization and Implementation of RSPO (Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil) in PT TBL Tbk”, which is part of Sungai Budi Group, at Four Season Hotel, Jakarta.
By conducting of this workshop, It showed that the Board of Directors (BOD) and Board of Commissioners (BOC) of the company has a full commitment to implement RSPO in the company. The full commitment of the BOD and BOC then also brought to all plantation managers in Lampung, on its one day workshop in January 17, 2007 which was held in Nusantara Hotel, Bandar Lampung. It attended by approximately 200 people which was consist of managers / plantation assistants and also mills managers in the company.
In this seminar the Company has invited a keynote speakers from Malaysian Environmental Consultants (MEC) Sdn. Bhd, and also attended by Rabobank Indonesia Jakarta, PT Tunas baru Lampung Tbk is the only company in Indonesia that has given its full commitment to do all RSPO principles and criteria which has 8 principles with 39 criteria involving social issue, environmental, health and safety.
As on his opening speech, the President Director of the company said “related to the world development and the growing of company’s export sales to Europe, the company needs to open itself to become ready in the tight competitive market todays. In this competition, there are several requirement of standards that need to be fulfilled by the demands of the global market. These standards will always be pushed to be socialized and implemented in the Company without putting aside the social issue, environmental also health and health and safety which will become the most concern of the Company.” It shows that the company has given its full commitment to RSPO, in order to assist the sustainable lively hood.
TBLA Become a RSPO Member
Roundtable Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) is a Non – Profit Association with the purpose to promote the growth and use of sustainable palm oil through co-operation within the supply chain and open dialogue with its stakeholders. It’s constituted in Zurich and govern by The Switzerland’s law. In particular, the RSPO will work on the following tasks :
- Research and development of definitions and criteria for the sustainable production and use of palm oil
- Undertake practical projects designed to facilitate implementation of sustainable best practices
- Development of solutions to practical problems related to the adoption and verification of best practices for plantation establishment and management, procurement, trade and logistic
- Acquisition of financial resources from private and public funds to finance projects under the auspices of the RSPO.
- Communication of the Roundtable’s work to all stakeholders and to a broader public.