06 Nov 2020

Announcement of New Station Manager


Jepara, 6th November 2020 – PT. Bhumi Jepara Service (hereinafter the “Company”) as the operation and maintenance (hereinafter the “O&M”) company of Tanjung Jati B Unit 5 & 6 Project is pleased to announce that the Station Manager of the Company has been changed from Mr. Norihito Terada to Mr. John Smart who was previously the Deputy Station Manager of the Company.

Currently, the Company is continuing the O&M readiness activities such as developing Company’s procedures, conducting training, developing asset data and business process flow, selecting 3rd party contractors and so on.

Mr. Norihito Terada comments that “Jepara is near to my heart even though I’ve worked together here for just only 2 years. I will never stop being grateful for giving me a precious opportunity to be a part of an Amazing Project and Awesome team. Mr. John Smart who has worked at Power Industry for around 50 years is supposed to lead BJS team successfully and safely as a Station Manager”.

Mr. John Smart comments that “Over the last 2 years, Terada-san has built the BJS site organization, with more than 90% of recruitment now completed, and setting us on the path to success in preparing for O&M readiness. Despite the Covid-19 situation, the Tanjung Jati B Unit 5 & 6 Project will soon enter the main commissioning phase and I’m excited to lead the site BJS team as we support commissioning activities, intensify our preparations and eventually achieve commercial operation. I’m really looking forward to the contribution of each member of the BJS team as we strive to achieve these organizational goals, and commence a successful operation & maintenance phase”.

Though there is some affect from COVID-19 pandemic, we will tackle to complete all O&M readiness activities in schedule with the new organization and will end our project successfully while keeping in mind what Mr.Terada often mentioned “Stay safe, Work together and Keep smiling”.