26 Jun 2013

Indominco Regain a Gold Properda

PT Indominco Mandiri, a subsidiary of PT Indo Tambangraya Megah Tbk., received a gold PROPER. The award was given by the Provincial Government of East Kalimantan in an awards night held on June 11, 2013 in Lamin Etam, an official name of gubernatorial office.

The East Kalimantan Governor Awang Faroek Ishak presented the gold PROPER to PT Indominco Mandiri External Relation Vice President Nasution in front of approximately 400 guests covering government officials, lawmakers, NGOs, environmental experts, top executive companies in mining, forestry, and other industries from all East Kalimantan.

In his address Nasution gave credits to any parties who offered supports to Indomnco Mandiri so that the gold PROPER could be regained.

PROPER is an assessment of company performance level program, an effort by local government to encourage private firms to apply a pro-environment and a pro-community operation. 

There are 5 grades of appraisal in PROPER, namely gold, green, blue, red, and black. Gold is the highest level while black is the lowest one. Indominco received a gold PROPER from 2002 to 2008 in a row, and a green one from 2009 to 2011.