BLUESCOPE STEEL LIMITED
BlueScope is a steel manufacturer for the domestic markets of Australia, New Zealand and the US, and a leading international supplier of steel products and solutions principally in the global building and construction industries.
The company operates three steelmaking facilities – Port Kembla Steelworks in Australia, New Zealand Steel near Auckland, and North Star BlueScope Steel, our Ohio-based joint venture in the USA.
BlueScope is the world’s third largest supplier of metal coated and painted steel products for building and construction markets, principally focused on the Oceania and Asia Pacific regions, and the world’s leading global supplier of engineered building solutions to industrial and commercial markets;
The company is known for its proprietary coating and painting technologies and strong brands, including COLORBOND® steel and ZINCALUME® steel.
BlueScope Steel employs around 17,000 people and operates 100 manufacturing plants in 17 countries around the world.
PT NS BLUESCOPE INDONESIA
PT BLUESCOPE STEEL INDONESIA WAS FORMED IN 1994
THE BUSINESS COMMISSIONED ITS FLAT STEEL METALLIC COATING AND PAINTING FACILITY IN CILEGON IN 1995.
NS BlueScope Indonesia is a joint venture company between BlueScope Steel Limited and Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (NSSMC). Previously, BlueScope Steel Indonesia (curently NS BlueScope Indonesia) was formed in 1994. The business commissioned its flat steel metallic coating and painting facility in Cilegon in 1995. To bring access to new technology and assist in developing a broader range of customers, BlueScope Indonesia established a joint venture with NSSMC. PT NS BlueScope Indonesia is now one of the prominent local manufacturers of zinc / aluminum metallic coated steel.
IT BEGINS WITH A BIG DREAM
Asia is a huge and potential market for all business circles in the world, including BlueScope Steel Limited that has continuously put a lot of efforts to conquer the Asia Market. In order to make such a dream come true, BlueScope Steel Limited began to implant its footprint in Asia by building its first facility in Indonesia.
September 2, 1993 was recorder as a historical day for BlueScope Steel Limited and BlueScope Steel Indonesia as the day marked the commencement of flat steel metallic coating and painting facilities construction in the Cilegon Industrial Complex, Banten.
Confirming that we are the only local producer of zinc/alumunium coated steel in Indonesia, the factory was inaugurated on October 13, 1995. In further development, we establishes sales and marketing offices in three major cities including Jakarta, Surabaya and Medan.
For over one decade, we have successfully operated its business in Indonesia based on OUR BOND, the guiding principles.
On March 28, 2013 BlueScope Steel’s coated steel and roll forming business in ASEAN and North America formed a joint venture with Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation which is called NS BlueScope Pte Ltd.BlueScope chose to partner with NSSMC because it brings access to new technology and assists in developing a broader range of customers in new product areas, including an established customer base of Japanese companies operating in ASEAN. Meanwhile, the Joint Venture aims to provide more value-added products, services, and solutions. It will enable us to provide quicker responses to the rapidly expanding demand for coated products in the building and construction fields in ASEAN and North America.
NSSMC is a Japanese based company was founded through the merger of Nippon Steel Corporation and Sumitomo Metal Industries Ltd. on Oct1, 2012. NSSMC is the second largest steel maker in the world. NSSMC supply a wide range of product types; flat products unit, bar & wire rod unit, pipe & tube unit, plate nit, construction products unit, stainless steel, railway, automotive & machinery parts / titanium & specialty stainless steel unit. Currently NSSMC have bases overseas including Sweden, Germany, Nigeria, South Africa, UAE, Saudi Arabia, India, Malaysia, China, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, USA, Mexico, and Brazil.
WORLD CLASS PRODUCTS MADE ONLY BY WORLD CLASS COMPANY
We strongly believe that its success relies on customers choosing its products. And we upholds such belief through persistent efforts in maintaining the positioning of its proprietary products such as ZINCALUME® steel, Clean COLORBOND® steel, and GALVALUME® steel, in their right position.
In addition, in order to cater the growing demand in all existing market segments, we have also produced and delivered a wide range of other high quality zinc/aluminum coated steel products, such as PELANGI® steel, ABADI® steel, GEMILANG® steel, INTERIOR® steel, INDAH® steel, KIRANA™ steel, KEMILAU™ steel, TEXTURA® steel, ANCOR® steel, PERISAI™ steel, TANGGUH™ steel, and BlueScope Zacs™ Steel. All of these products are produced under the world-class manufacturing standards and high operating disciplines in a reliable plant that aims to strive for continuous improvement, product innovation, and enhanced customer satisfaction.
FROM TRUST TO SUCCESS
Furthermore, in order to improve its customer satisfaction and trust, we also establish a good collaboration with reliable suppliers such as PT Krakatau Steel (KS). The long relation with KS has created an excellent supply chain of the main raw material for all our products. In most recent development, KS and us have signed an agreement for the supply of raw material in line with our continued growth.
OUR PEOPLE ARE OUR STRENGTH
We strongly believe the good cooperation that has been developed with its valuable customers and suppliers results from the strength of its people. The deeply rooted “can-do” attitude has led to an outstanding work performance.
We also continue to create various conducive atmosphere in the work place, among other by introducing an independent learning forum, a training program led by employees for their own colleagues.
And most of all, these activities are carried out in a safe and satisfying environment that has led us to receive the Zero Harm Award from the president of the Republic Of Indonesia in 2006.
In the same year, we also received the Best Safety Award in competition with all BlueScope Steel operations throughout the world and achieved millions of hours LTI free with 100% Environmental Compliance.