Construction of Semen Gresik cement plant to begin

Construction of Semen Gresik cement plant to begin
Published: 01 May 2009

The Central Java provincial administration said the construction of a cement plant of PT Semen Gresik in Sukolilo, Pati, will be started in May, writes the Antara News.

This remark was made by Central Java Governor Bibit Waluyo following a plenum of the local legislative assembly (DPRD) in Semarang Thursday.

"The main problems had already been settled, and now we are waiting for the actual construction work," he said.

The governor ask the people of Pati, especially those of Sukolilo village to understand the situation, because the investment in building a cement plant of Semen Gresik is huge, reaching Rp4.5 trillion.

He said the project in Pati will provide an opportunity for stepping up efforts of eradicating poverty, unemployment, and building a prospective future.