These events of the 12th Cooperation Forum (CF), The 44th Tripartite Technical Experts Group (TTEG) dan The 12th Project Coordination Committee (PCC), was held in PO Hotel, Semarang. It was the annual meeting that focused on the development and safety aspects of maritime shipping and protection in Straits of Malacca and Singapore. This forum also aimed to accommodate the awareness of International Maritime Organization (IMO), on the issue of maritime shipping and protection in Straits of Malacca and Singapore, which become the crucial integrated straits into the international market. As the integrated strait of some ASEAN countries, IMO encourages Indonesia Singapore, and Malaysia to build a forum that focuses on that issue. President Director of PT PMS (PT Pelindo III) as the representative of Port and Maritime Affairs Republic Indonesia, that has been invited by Ministry of Transportation.
Wednesday, 21/8/2019, was held the annual meeting of 38th Asean Maritime Transportation Working Group Meeting in Amara Hotel, Singapore. This meeting was attended by several delegates who came from Southeast Asia countries, China, Hongkong, and Japan. Eko Hariyadi Budiyanto as the President Director of PT. Pelindo Marine Service was the delegation of Pelabuhan Indonesia III (Persero). It was also attended by Ministry of Transportation Republic Indonesia, Wisnu Handoko, as Directorate General of Maritime Transportation. This meeting focused on the maritime transportation development in Southeast Asia countries, training development, quality development of health, safety, and environment management in Southeast Asia Ports.
In order to celebrate the 74th Indonesian Independence Day, Tuesday 20/8/2019, at the Pelindo Surya Nusantara (GSN) Building owned by PT Pelindo III, a seminar and training session was held for the Association of Wives of Pelindo Employees (Perispindo). The seminar and training was titled Art of Public Speaking, starring Ivi Batuta, a presenter, MC, and professional radio announcer. Participants who were dominated by mothers used a red and white dresscode. Also present as an invitation, the President Director of PT. Pelindo III Doso Agung along with the ranks. Not to forget, Nita Hariyadi Budiyanto, chairman of the Perispindo PMS Group and members present at the event. This Public Speaking seminar and training is expected to increase the ability of participants in public speaking, as well as train their confidence in communication.
On Saturday morning, dated 17 August 2019, PT Pelindo III held national ceremony to celebrate the 74th Anniversary of Indonesian Independence Day. It was held at the yard of East Java Regional Office and was attended by Board of Directors of PT Pelindo III and its management, Directors of its subsidiaries of PT Pelindo III, and also the employees. National Flag Hoisting Ceremony was commenced at 07.00 WIB, and the ceremonial officers were the employees of PT TPS, and was led by HR Director of PT Pelindo III, Toto Helianto. PT Pelindo Marine Service delegated Marching Band Team that has been anhonor to perform for the latest years. In this occasion, marching band team performed various national songs and another similar genres. In the midst of ceremony, it was also held the signing of the treaty of training and education between Johor Port Behard-JP Skill Centre and PT Pelindo III. This treaty contains the training for port supervisor and port manager.
PT Pelindo Marine Service was honored as one of the stakeholders who received the award in the category of Surabaya Marketer Off The Year 2019, which was directly given by East Java Deputy Governor Emil Dardak and received by the Director of PT PMS, Eko Hariyadi Budiyanto. In addition to receiving awards for the 2019 Marketer Off The Year Surabaya category, PT PMS also won awards as salespeople of the year 2019, service people of the year 2019, and most recently was the 2019 promotion of people of the year awards. With these awards, PT PMS hopes to provide better service to customers.
PT PMS, which is also a company engaged in the maritime sector, also enlivened the record-breaking by sending representatives who already have certification. The team is led by the Chairman of Diving of PT PMS to dive and wave the flag under the sea. The record was created and noted in the Guinnes World Record as well as a special gift for the Indonesian people in celebrating the 74th years of the Independence's day.