Tamtama's First Barging
On 30th April, Tamtama Perkasa commenced their 1st barging activity by helding a ceremony near Tamtama’s port. Thiess Indonesia along with other contractors at site and representatives from regional government officials and police attended the event.
Tamtama's First Coal
The Tamtama experience continues with us loading out our first truck load of coal from pit to ROM. On 16 January 2013 Thiess Tamtama loaded out the first 33 tonnes of coal. One of many loads required to achieve the yearly target of 1.3 MT for our client.
Employee Recruitment Scam
We received several reports of scam activity using our employee recruitmen as a ploy later asked the victims to transfer some money to a fictitious travel agency. We encourage all job seekers to be aware of this scam. available vacancies are always put
Blood Donation with Sangatta's Army
Celebrating the 7th Anniversary of Sangatta's Army (Kodim), Thiess Indonesia Sangatta site in cooperation with Sangatta's Army held a blood donation event on Thursday, 24 May 2012 with theme: "Your blood contributes to life".
Female Operator Training at Melak
As a form of local community development, our team in TCI Melak project held a special dump truck operator training program for female.
Award for Acommodating Local Workforce
Commemorating Balikpapan's 115th anniversary, on 8 February 2012, Thiess Indonesia welcomed a visit from Vice Mayor Balikpapan H. Heru Bambang, SE and his staffs to our BSF office.
Love Jakarta Ecosystem with Mangrove Planting
Following up to the program of planting Mangrove trees since of November 2011, Thiess Indonesia is currently maintaining 1000 Mangrove trees through third party that have been planted at the Ecotourism Area at North Jakarta Coast (Pantai Indah Kapuk).
Thiess Indonesia is Appalled by Standover Tactics
PT Thiess Contractors Indonesia (TCI) is appealing to the local Sangatta community to join the company in condemning the continued standover tactics of the SPKEP Unions at the KPC Coal Mine Project in East Kalimantan.
CSR Award for Balikpapan Office
Commemorating the Balikpapan's 115th anniversary, the local Government awarded selected companies including Thiess Indonesia for their active roles in supporting the Government's programs and campaigns.
Soroako Project Achieved 7 Years LTI Free
On 28 December 2011, Thiess Indonesia at Inco Soroako project achieved an outstanding milestone of 7 years of LTI Free. The project inherited short packages of work, it requires high level of accuracy in planning and implementing safest work methods.
Tree Planting at Balikpapan
Thiess Indonesia Balikpapan Suppoert Facility (BSF) Office held a tree planting event on 9 December 2011. As many as 150 trees were planted at Manggar beach, consisted of Pine trees, Jarak (jatropha) trees, and Bintaro trees.
Senakin Team Won Aditama (Gold) Safety Award
Thiess Indonesia Senakin site received the Aditama (Gold) Award, for mining contractors category. The award was presented by the General Director Thamrin Sihite to Senakin Deputy Project Manager Agung Y. Bayutomo on 24 Nov 2011.
CLA Agreement Signed at Satui Site
After an intensive reviews and discussions, Management of Thiess Indonesia and Union of Satui Mine Site have reached a full agreement on the new Collective Labour Agreement of Satui Mine Project for period 2011-2013.
Manpower Minister Visit
We are honored to have a visit of the Indonesian Minister of Manpower & Transmigration Muhaimin Iskandar at our Balikpapan Training Centre, to have a closer look of our national-awarded Apprenticeship Program.
Apprentice Graduation Ceremony
One of the most important moments for Thiess, Training Centre especially, was held on 19 October 2011. This annual event took place in Aula Pemkot Balikpapan. TC graduated its ninety nine apprentices of group 17, including six females.
Australian Ambassador Visited Sangatta Project
On Tuesday, 13 September 2011, Sangatta Project got an honor to welcome Greg Moriarty, the Australian Ambassador in Indonesia. He visited Sangatta accompanied by Julianne Merriman, Cassandra Eadie and Ray Marcello.
Donation for Mentawai
On Wednesday, 7 September 2011, Thiess Indonesia through "Thiess Indonesia Peduli" Program donated Rp 170 million to the Green Music Foundation for the construction of two educational facilities in two villages in the Mentawai Islands.
Thiess Jakarta Won Volleyball Competition
On Saturday night, 16 July 2011, Thiess Jakarta's volleyball team won the first prize of South Jakarta Court Volleyball Competition. The competition was participated by 12 volleyball clubs in South Jakarta area, and presented final match between Thiess
Thiess Indonesia Signed 3 Tollroad Concession Agreements
On Tuesday, 28 June 2011, Thiess Indonesia through its subsidiaries PT Solo Ngawi Jaya, PT Ngawi Kertosono Jaya and PT Cinere Serpong Jaya signed three toll road Concession Agreements with the Indonesia Toll Road Authority or Badan Pengatur Jalan Tol.
Thiess BSF supports The Smart Garden
As a form of concern for society in East Balikpapan, Thiess Indonesia, Sunday (19/6) provided a number of books for school-age children in the area. The “Smart Garden” is expected to be well-managed and useful for anyone.
Satui Supports Trans Bukit Baru Health Post
Bukit Baru Transmigration Village is located at the border of our Thiess Satui mining area. At the village, there is a monthly Integrated Health Post (Posyandu) to provide basic health service for mother and child.
English Class Goes to School
English class at SMK Muhammadiyah 1, Sangatta is a Community Development Program at Thiess-Sangatta Project. It is a students’ mentoring program that held every week on Saturday. The class is conducted by our ESL Trainers with 20 students.
Satui's Employee Joins the National Karate Open Championship
A few weeks ago, National Karate Open Championship was held to win SBY Cup VIII, the event was in North Jakarta Youth Arena (sports hall). South Kalimantan contingent, Tanah Bumbu regency has joined the championship by sending some participants.
Let's Help Others
Themed “Setetes Darah Anda, Menyelamatkan Jiwa Manusia: Marilah Kita Bantu Sesama”/ A Drop of your Blood Could Help Other People: Let’s Help Others, Senakin Mine Project held a Blood Donor activity on 28 February 2011.
Blood Donation at BSF
BSF - Located at Room A Training Center, TCI - BSF along with the Indonesian Red Cross (PMI) has organized a blood donation on 18 February 2011.
Blood Donation at Sangatta
To open the year of 2011, Thiess-Sanggata project held Blood Donation program. The program is one of company’s concerns to its community out of consideration that the program will support Sangatta’s Red Cross in collecting blood to save people in need.
BSF Won Kaltim Education Award 2010
Thiess Balikpapan received the East Kalimantan Education Award 2010 from the East Kalimantan Governor Awang Faroek during a ceremony held at the Hotel Bumi Senyiur Samarinda on 29 January 2011.
Christmas Celebration at Jakarta Office
On 17 December 2010, Jakarta Office held a Christmas celebration attended by a total of 60 Christian employees and expatriates. The celebration was held during lunch time at Borobudur meeting room and with guest Ppriest Bayu Samudera from GKRI.
Blood Donation at Satui 2010
Closing the year 2010, Community Team at Site Satui, in collaboration with Arutmin and Banjarmasin's Red Cross, held a blood donation event on 22 December 2010, which was also the National Mother Day. The half day event was held at Camp Bukit Baru Clinic.
Celebrating 10 Years of Alliance at Satui
PT Thiess Contractors Indonesia (TCI) and PT Arutmin Indonesia (AI) have conducted a joint event to celebrate 10 years of alliance, the event was enlivened by various programs. On Wednesday night, 15 December 2010, AI & TCI celebrated the 10 years
Senakin Celebrated 10 Years TCI - Arutmin Alliance
On Wednesday, 15 December 2010, Thiess Contractors Indonesia (Senakin) and Arutmin Indonesia (Senakin) celebrated the 10th Anniversary of the Life of Mine Alliance that commenced with Arutmin on 12 June 2000.
Computer Donation at Melak
On 22 November 2010, Thiess Melak Project donated donated 25 computers to the surrounding community through the Department of Education of Kutai Barat Regency. The donation will be delivered directly to 25 schools in the regency.
Iedul Adha Celebration on Satui Project
The Moslem Iedul Adha celebration at Satui Project was held on 17 November 2010 at Baitul Makmur Mosque, Bukit baru camp. The celebration was started with praying together led by Ustadz Rofii, the Head of MUI (Indonesian Ulema Council) of Satui.
Computer for Better Education at Jakarta
On 15 November 2010, Thies Jakarta held a "Computers for Better Educaton" donation event at Cilincing Sub-District, North Jakarta. The donation was presented by TCI's CEO Roy Olsen to the community through some NGOs involved in children care.
Blood Donation at Melak
On 20 Oct 2010, Melak Project held a blood donation event for humanity. The donation was held to help the availability of blood at the Harapan Insan Sendawar Hospital. The event successfully produced 85 bags of blood that came from TCI's employees.
Four Female Apprentices were Graduated
For the first time, Thiess Indonesia graduated four female apprentices among 111 graduates of TCI's Apprentice Program Batch 16, consisted of 59 mechanics, 38 electricians and 14 welders. The graduation was held at KNPI Building Balikpapan on 30 Sep 2010.
Break Fasting at Satui
On 28 August 2010 during the holy month of Ramadan, TCI Satui held a Break Fasting event together with orphan kids of Miftahussalam Foundation Islamic Boarding School at Camp Bukit Baru Satui.
Melak Building Bridges
Empass wooden bridge is located near Melak mine site connecting Empass village and Bunyut village. The bridge was built by the government and has been a vital public infrastructure used by community and also the main road access to Melak site.
In Need of Blood
Thiess Satui Project, together with PT. Arutmin Indonesia and Martapura Red Cross held a Blood Donation activity, Thursday, 10 June 2010.?? A total of 103 participants from TCI Satui, PT Arutmin, as well as its subcontractors gathered at Satui Camp.
BSF Donation - English Laboratory
On 5 May 2010, BSF Community Team with Thiess Management donated an English Laboratory and English textbooks to SDN 005 Manggar Balikpapan. In addition to TCI employees, the event was also attended by the Department of Education and the Local Community.
BSF Outbound – Teaching Voluntary Program
On March 27, 2010, BSF conducted outbound activities with SDN 005 Balikpapan Manggar through Teaching Voluntary - Community Program. The event was enthusiastically greeted by the students and attended by the Department of Education.
BSF School Donation
On 28 January 2010, BSF donated library books and Cummins Engine for SMP/SMU PJHI and SMKN 05 Balikpapan through the Community Program.
Drug Socialisation at Satui
In collaboration with the local Police, TCI Satui held a Drug Socialisation event for students of SMUN 1 (High School) Satui on 26 January 2010.
Drug Socialisation for Students
As part of BSF Community's program, BSF Community Team held a Drug and Alcohol Socialisation to students of four high schools in East Balikpapan Subdistrict. About 200 students participated in the half-day event held on 16 January 2010.
Mining Services Annual Meeting
TCI participated in the “Annual Meeting of the Mining Services” organized by the Directorate General of Mineral, Coal and Geothermal (Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources) on 14 to 15 December 2009, at Borobudur Hotel in Jakarta.
Gold Class Mining Safety Award
On Thursday, 3 December 2009, Supriyanto, Thiess Indonesia’s Corporate Services Manager, received the “Aditama” (Golden) Safety Award .
A New CLA for Satui
TCI Management and the Satui Mine Project Workers Union signed the Collective Labour Agreement (CLA) for the period of 2009 to 2011 at Bukit Baru RecHall on 20 November 2009.
Water for Life: Local Empowerment Program
The Thiess Indonesia Senakin Mine Project along with the National Community Empowerment Program (PNPM) conducted a series of meetings to find ways to help the people of Tebing Tinggi.
Thiess Donation for Padang Earthquake
On the 28 October 2009, as part of Thiess Indonesia’s ongoing commitment to disaster relief for local communities, the company presented a number of donations to victim.
Thiess Sangatta Labour Agreement Signed
Thiess Indonesia’s operational team at Kaltim Prima Coal Mine, Sangatta have successfully finalised the new Collective Labour Agreement (CLA) covering the 2,000 employees on site.
Health Training for Thiess Spouses
On 6 July 2009, the Thiess Community Relations Team at Kaltim Prima Coal Mine held a health training course for spouses of our employees on site, particularly focussed on those working shifts.
Thiess at Coaltrans Asia
Again this year, TCI participated in the Coaltrans Asia Conference & Exhibition held in Bali on 1-3 June.
Tabang Processing Plant Completed 30 April 09
Practical completion of the Tabang Coal Briquetting plant has now been achieved. On the 1 May the Thiess Alliance team handed over the plant to owners Kaltim Supa Coal (a White Energy - Bayan Resources JV).
1000 Tree for the Satui Community
To support the National Tree Planting Month, Thiess’ Satui Coal Mine employees have been working jointly with our client Arutmin Indonesia to complete tree planting program which has seen more than 500 trees planted in February 2009.
Voluntary Teaching Program in Balikpapan
Thiess Indonesia is committed to the development of local communities surrounding its operations by providing legacy programs that support education, jobs and local industry development.
Job Fair UPN Yogyakarta
From the 17 to 18 December 2008, Thiess Indonesia participated in “Job Fair” hosted by Universitas Pembangunan Nasional Veteran (UPN) Yogyakarta as part of our ongoing program to ensure we recruit some of Indonesia’s top graduates.
BSF Security Achievement in 2008
To commemorate National Security Day in Balikpapan, Thiess Indonesian in conjunction with the Balikpapan Police Force held a day of celebration for local security forces.
Senakin & Sangatta sites booked 1000 days LTI free
Thiess Indonesia’s strong safety record continues across its operations. Within the spirit of "No Incidents, No excuses" culture, Senakin and Sangatta Coal Mine Project have both just achieved its 1000 days LTI free.
Indonesia Receives Thiess Chairman’s Safety Award
Thiess Indonesia was recognised for working two years, the equivalent of 45 million man hours without a lost time injury. TCI received the Thiess Chairman’s Award at an recent industry dinner in Melbourne.
2 Years LTI Free Satui Mine Project
Satui Mine Project achieved 2 Years LTI Free. This milestone was achieved through the strong commitment and hard work from everyone in the Satui Team to create a safe working environment.
Indonesian Investment Award 2007
Thiess Indonesia Assistant Director Supriyanto was presented an appreciation certificate by President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono for being a nominee in the 2007 Indonesian Investment Awards 2007 which held its official greeting in the State Palace.
2-Years LTI Free of Sangatta Project
Thiess Indonesia’s Sangatta mining operations at KPC achieved a milestone in safety performance by achieving 2-years LTI Free. More than 11,75 million manhours was recorded fulfilled during 2-years operation since last LTI.
Thiess Indonesia Receives Top Honours at ISO Awards
Thiess Indonesia received top honours from the Indonesian Arm of ISO Quality Standards SAI Global. The first award received was for more than 10 years implementing Quality Management System (QMS) ISO9001:2000 and the second for the best Environmental Mana
Joint Community Program - Thiess and Arutmin in Satui
To commemorate Indonesia's 62nd Independence day, Thiess Indonesia with its client PT Arutmin conducted a number of community activities over a week long period in two villages surrounding the Satui Coal Mine which Thiess operates.
Donation for Morowali and Suli's flood
Thiess Indonesia submitted donation for people who have suffer from natural disaster; flood in Suli and Morowali District, Central Sulawesi. The donation was involved of food and other material related to the people need.
Sangatta Supporting Local Community Initiatives
Thiess Sangatta collaborated with Mandiri Job Training Centre (Balai Latihan Kerja) as part of the sites ongoing contribution and encouragement to education and development of young in the region by donating key tools and technology.
Thiess Repaired Damaged Road to Reconnect Senakin Villages
Thiess Indonesia in support of the local community at the company’s Senakin Mine Site repaired 6km of damaged road in Tebing Tinggi Village. The road, namely Transmigration Street is the single connection road used to connect a number of villages.
Sangatta won Kadarigat Award
Pit J of Thiess Contractors Indonesia Sangatta won Kadarigat Award for the best workshop in hydrocarbon management in the KPC area.
Thiess Utility Services Asia Signs Ericsson Agreement
In mid March 2006, Thiess Utility Services Asia (TUSA), a joint venture between PT Thiess Indonesia and Thiess Services, signed a General Services Agreement with PT Ericsson Indonesia to provide network rollout support services throughout Indonesia.
Completion of 262 & 263, Off-Site & Permanent Camp
February end marks the 18th month for Suban Project and the contract milestone for completion of 262 & 263, COPI’s Off-Site & Permanent Camp. Area 262 facilities include the Administration Building; Clinic; Equipment Shelter; Grease Racks;..
The Thiess Summit 3 - Making IT Happen
The Thiess Summit 3 was held at the Shangri-La Hotel Jakarta on 22 – 24 February 2006. With the theme "Making It Happen", the summit was attended by more than 100 participants representing all a cross sections of all sites and functional...
PT. THIESS INDONESIA CONTRIBUTES US$ 100,000
PT. Thiess Contractor Indonesia (TCI) contributes fund of US$ 100,000 for ITS, Institute of Technology 10 Nopember Surabaya, to develop its new established “Laboratory for Mineral and Hydrocarbon Exploration”.
Thiess Port Commenced It's Operation
Thiess port at Balikpapan Support Facilities commenced its operation effective from 14 April 2005, by the first loading for 52 ea big tyres and 1 unit Loader 950 shipped to Sangatta Project by Wayabula II;...
TCI Summit 2005
The first TCI Summit was recently held in Jakarta. Attended by more than ninety participants, it attracted a structured yet free-flowing information exchange.
Aceh Donation Progress
We are pleased to advise that there has been some progress in identifying worthy recipients for the donations collected from our employees.
Thiess Donation to Aceh
On Sunday 26th December there was a powerful earthquake and triggered tsunamis that caused widespread destruction in Aceh and North Sumatra.
Darajat Unit III Project
PT Thiess Contractors Indonesia in consortium with Kanematsu Corporation has been awarded a US$83M contract for Engineering, Procurement and Construction of the Darajat Unit III Project by ChevronTexaco Energy Indonesia.
Suban Phase II Gas Project
PT Thiess Contractors Indonesia in consortium with Hyundai Engineering & Construction has been awarded a US$137M contract for Engineering, Procurement and Construction of the Suban Phase 2 Gas Project in South Sumatra, Indonesia.
Thiess Indonesia implemets ERP system
On 7th October 2003 Thiess Contractors Indonesia went "live" with their new ERP JD Edwards. The JD Edwards ERP or JDE has been selected by Thiess as their global system for Accounting, Procurement, Asset Maintenance, Inventory...
Decade of achievement at Kideco Coal Mine
Since 1993, PT Thiess Contractors Indonesia has played a pivotal role in the development of the Kideco Coal Mine in east Kalimantan, undertaking more than US$287 million of work.