|Letter of Indent for the production of 48,000 tonnes of Titanium Dioxide Pigment through Chloride process technology. Collaboration agreement with:
Benelite Corporation of America, USA – Synthetic Rutile Plant. Woodall Duckham, U.K – Acid Regeneration Plant Kerr McGee Chemical Corporation, USA – Titanium Dioxide Pigment (Chloride process)
|Construction of plants started at Sankaramangalam, Chavara, Kollam
|R&D recognition for KMML laboratory by DSIR.
|Commissioned the first fully integrated Titanium Dioxide Pigment Plant in the world. Launched for the first time in India, Rutile grade Titanium Dioxide Pigment under Trade Name: KEMOX RC-822.
|Launched another grade of Titanium Dioxide Pigment – KEMOX RC-800.
|Launched Plastic Grade Pigment – KEMOX RC-800 PG. 1992
|Won the First National Award for in-house R&D efforts in Industry for Technology Absorption under TAAS programme by DSIR
|A new grade of pigment for the new water based paint application was introduced – KEMOX RC-813.
|Launched another improved grade pigment – KEMOX RC-822SG (Renamed as KEMOX RC-802)
|Commercial production of Iron Oxide Bricks from the waste Iron Oxide – an innovative development by in-house R&D.
|Supported Combustion Process was successfully commissioned in one of the streams in the Oxidation Plant. This In-house developed process is a significant break through which enables KMML to improve productivity of the plant and for further capacity enhancement.
|Bypass system in both streams and support combustion in other streams was also commissioned.
|Erected and commissioned one more Chlorinator in Chlorination section.
|New modern Lime Preparation Plant (LPP) for effluent neutralization was
|Commissioned new DM Plant and added two more digesters in IBP.
|Commissioned a new product packaging machine, modern energy efficient filter and drier system, DCS system in Unit-400.
|World class quality management systems like ISO 14001 and OSHAS-1800 implemented
|Capacity enhancement to 40,000MT
|Foundation stone laid for Titanium sponge plant
|Commissioned Recovery cyclone
|Commissioned new ETP sludge and Oxide pond
|Development of Nano Titanium Dioxide particles in laboratory scale.
|Commissioned the Enhahced Zircon Recovery plant at MS Unit.
|India’s first commercial titanium oxy chloride pilot plant commissioned on 16/6/2011
|India’s first commercial plant for synthesis of nano titanium dioxide commissioned on 19/7/2011
|Commissioned the Siliminite Recovery Sysytem at MS Unit
|Started the sale of Siliminite on 18th August 2011
|Birth of First Batch of Titanium Sponge on 06.09.2011
|Intsllaed new wet mill of 600 TPD capacity in MS plant
|Power trading through open access
|Erected and Commissioned a new Liquid Oxygen storage tank of 50 MT capacity to cater the shortage of oxygen in U300
|Conducted a national conference, TiCON15, to bring together countrys Titanium and associated community at Trivandrum
|Installed a real-time atmospheric pollution monitoring system( giant screen) as part of Companys social commitment
|Loading and transportation of Finished pigment in bulk tankers on trial basis to meet customer requirements