MDL BELIEVES THAT ALL WORK-RELATED INJURIES, DISEASES AND PROPERTY LOSSES ARE PREVENTABLE. THE TEAM AT THE GRANDE CÔTE PROJECT HAS IMPLEMENTED WORLD-CLASS BEHAVIOURAL BASED HEALTH & SAFETY SYSTEMS WITH INDUCTION TRAINING DELIVERED IN LOCAL DIALECTS, FRENCH & ENGLISH
THE TIZIR TITANIUM & IRON ILMENITE UPGRADING FACILITY HAS BEEN PRODUCING TITANIUM SLAG AND HIGH PURITY PIG IRON SINCE 1986. IT IS THE ONLY SUCH FACILITY IN EUROPE AND ONE OF FIVE IN THE WORLD
THE GRANDE CÔTE MINERAL SANDS OPERATION, OVER AN EXPECTED MINE LIFE OF AT LEAST 25 YEARS, IS ANTICIPATED TO PRODUCE APPROXIMATELY 7% OF BOTH ZIRCON & TITANIUM FEEDSTOCK SUPPLY GLOBALLY
TIZIR LIMITED, A 50/50 JOINT VENTURE BETWEEN MDL AND ERAMET, COMBINES THE GRANDE CÔTE PROJECT AND THE TIZIR TITANIUM & IRON ILMENITE UPGRADING FACILITY IN NORWAY
MDL CONTINUALLY STRIVES TO IMPROVE ITS PERFORMANCE IN ALL AREAS OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT FROM WORLD-CLASS ENVIRONMENTAL INITIATIVES TO VARIED & WIDE-REACHING COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS

GCO

The Grande Côte mineral sands operation (GCO) is set to become one of the largest producers of zircon and titanium dioxide products globally. The mine is located 150km north of Dakar in Senegal. The Government of the Republic of Senegal is a valued project partner.read more →

TTI

The TiZir Titanium & Iron ilmenite upgrading facility (TTI) has a long and stable production history.  TTI smelts ilmenite to produce titanium rich slag and high purity pig iron.  It is the only such facility in Europe and one of five in the world.read more →