Catégorie : News

  • TDI Turns 10!

    TDI Turns 10!
  • TDI Secures New MPV Training Contract in Mali

    TDI Secures New MPV Training Contract in Mali

    TDI recently secured a new training project in support of MUNISMA in Mali for the provision of three expert, international Mine Protected Vehicle Driver/Mechanic instructors to train Nepalese and Cambodian MPV drivers. Both from Troop Contributing Countries, the peacekeepers will be trained in Gao and Kidal from March 2015 for three months.

  • Contaminated Routes Cleared by TDI in South Sudan

    Contaminated Routes Cleared by TDI in South Sudan

    Developments in Bentiu State late last year resulted in the closure of many routes due to the possible relaying of Anti-Tank mines. The United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) awarded TDI a contract to conduct emergency route verification and clearance tasks (ERVCT) as and when required to allow for safe passage of UN and other…

  • TDI Goes Solar!

    TDI Goes Solar!

    TDI recently installed a solar power system at our Operations HQ in Harare.  The system consists of 1800watts of solar panels, 800amp/hours of battery storage, a solar converter and a 7.5kw inverter. This is in response to the irregular power supply as well as part of our commitment to sustainable operations. We continue to investigate…

  • Update on Projects in Kuwait

    Update on Projects in Kuwait

    Following the cessation of hostilities with Iraq, the Kuwait Ministry of Defence conducted a state wide EOD clearance programme between 1991 and 1993 which was followed by further QA/QC operations. Despite these efforts, in many areas items of UXO remain. On March 8th 2015, a travelling Bedouin man picked up a suspected BLU 63 just…

  • TDI and Optima Group Continue to Tackle IED Threat in Mali

    Ongoing armed conflict in Mali since 2012 has created a variety of unwanted problems, with one of the most critical being weapon and explosive contamination. This has proved challenging for stabilisation efforts generally, as well as posing specific threats to the civilian population within communities affected by loss of life and injury. The contamination also…

  • Contract win in South Sudan

    Contract win in South Sudan

    Kickstarting 2015 with UN contract win for landmine clearance in South Sudan • TDI to support United Nations Mine Action Services (UNMAS) in Juba, South Sudan• TDI completes UN contract in Mali providing 2,803 troops with First Aid training• Mali and South Sudan contracts continue TDI’s long-standing relationship with the UN We announce a new…

  • Mali 2014

    Mali 2014

    TDI in Mali –  2014 Highlights – Infographic

  • C-IED Awareness in Mali

    C-IED Awareness in Mali

    In January 2012 an armed conflict broke out in northern Mali, which Tuareg rebels took control by April and declared the secession of a new state, Azawad. The conflict was complicated by a military coup that took place in March and later fighting between Tuareg and Islamist rebels. In response to Islamist terrorist gains the…

  • 2 x Integrated Clearance Capacities mobilising under UNISFA

    2 x Integrated Clearance Capacities mobilising under UNISFA

    TDI mobilised 2x Integrated Clearance Teams (ICT) in support of the United Nations Interim Security Force Abyei (UNISFA) and the Joint Border Verification and Monitoring Mission JBVMM in September this year. The teams will be required to undertake Non-technical and Technical Survey, Mine Clearance, Battle Area Clearance, Explosive Ordnance Disposal up to L3 and Mine…