Robert G. Becher officially opens the second stage of the Tiwest Joint Venture Chandala Operations

Item

Title

Robert G. Becher officially opens the second stage of the Tiwest Joint Venture Chandala Operations

Creator

Stevenson, Kinder and Scott Corporate Photography

Date

1991

Identifier

370501PD
b4662483_2

Spatial Coverage

Muchea (W.A)

Rights

For personal use only. To publish or display, contact the State Library of Western Australia.

Source

Description

The plaque reads: Tiwest Joint Venture Chandala Operations, the second stage of Australia's first fully integrated mineral sands to titanium dioxide pigment project was officially opened on Friday, 18th October 1991 by Mr Robert G. Becher (Developer of the Becher Process for the production of synthetic rutile) - The process synthesised rutile from ilmenite.

Format

negative : colour ; 3 x 4 cm

Type

Still Image