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Our project will create jobs, strengthen the local community and respect the environment

A once-in-a-generation opportunity.

Jobs, community development and environmental responsibility. We are building a new future for Tyrone.

Supporting Tyrone’s community while respecting the environment

Dalradian plans to build a mine that benefits the local community, boosts the economy, and respects the Sperrins’ unique landscape.

The project at a glance

  • 1,000

    1,000

    jobs in direct & indirect employment
  • Aiming to be Europe’s first

    Aiming to be Europe’s first

    carbon-neutral (net-zero) mine
  • £750 million

    £750 million

    spend in the supply chain
  • A minimum of £4 million

    A minimum of £4 million

    set aside to fund local community projects
  • Environmental standards

    Environmental standards

    that meets or exceeds regulatory requirements
  • A comprehensive, fully-funded

    A comprehensive, fully-funded

    closure & restoration plan

Welcome to our Virtual Tunnel Tour! This animated guided tour will give you a good introduction to the project in 15 minutes or less. It includes lots of images and videos and covers both our existing activities/locations and our proposed mine site.

Tips:

  • Move through the deck by clicking the forward and back arrows at the lower right.

  • Access other information by clicking on “hot spots” as you go through (this allows you to explore more information in a free-form manner). To rejoin the guided tour, either click the back button or simply hit the "next" arrow to be taken to the next location.

  • You can collapse the menu by clicking on arrow at left of screen.

  • Click on captions to remove them so you can see the full images.

  • Many of the images are “360” so you can move around the various zones using your mouse or finger to drag the image.

  • Try out the Ask a Question and Highlighter Pen features!

  • This tour works best on desk top computers. For mobile viewing, it is recommended that you download the VRify app.

Help make
it happen

Dalradian’s planning application is yet to be approved. Join thousands of others and choose progress.

Fill in a short form and tell the Department for Infrastructure that you support Dalradian’s plans to create jobs, support the local community and respect the environment.

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    Support our plans to create jobs, strengthen the local community and respect the environment. The Department for Infrastructure will take your views into account. Help make our plans a reality.

    Your letter of support will be sent directly to the Department for Infrastructure. Dalradian will not see your letter, nor any of your details.

    Great things can happen with your support

    Support our plans to create jobs, strengthen the local community and respect the environment. The Department for Infrastructure will take your views into account. Help make our plans a reality.

    Customise a letter of support in two simple steps:

    Provide your personal details

    This will signal your support to the Department for Infrastructure. You can choose to keep these details private.

    Tell the Department for Infrastructure why you support the project

    Please tick all the elements you like about the proposed project.

    Dalradian will not see your letter, nor any of your details. Your letter of support will be sent directly to the Department for Infrastructure