TITANIUM MINERAL SANDS PROJECT
Client: MURRAY BASIN TITANIUM
Project value: $45m
Location: Mildura, Victoria
MSP role: Engineering design and project management of a processing plant to extract titanium from mineral sands at Murray Basin, near Mildura in Victoria.
Contract type: EPCM contract
Project timing: Construction start 2001, Commissioning start 2002
MSP was appointed to engineer and provide project management services for the establishment of the Murray Basin Titanium’s Mineral Sands Project located at Wemen and Mildura.
The project involved the relocation and refurbishment of a 500 tonnes per hour floating dredge concentrator and a 15 tph dry separation plant, and all associated infrastructure.
The project was successfully completed within budget and the 18 month timeframe.
It was the first mineral sands project to be established in the Murray Basin and later became the flagship of Bemax’s entry into the Murray Basin region.