Historical Events


September 1967
TDI begins to maintain a Harris County title plant
October 1982
TDI installs its TIMS® title plant system
January 1989
TDI expands into Fort Bend County, its first growth county
June 1997
TDI completes its Houston "Big 5" expansion with the addition of Brazoria County to Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris and Montgomery counties
April 1999
TDI installs its TIMS® Image digital document system
October 2000
TDI begins its digital starter sharing program
June 2008
TDI begins its digital Court Docket and Document System
September 2008
TDI installs TIMS® NOVO, which replaces manual data entry
July 2010
TDI launches the Expanded Counties Program to expand into Texas' other major metropolitan areas
December 2014
TDI completes building a 50-year, 18-million document Dallas County title plant, the largest single plant-building project in the history of the title insurance industry
September 2017
TDI begins to integrate TIMS® with NextAce's TitleEdge® automated production system
July 2018
Kevin Gugenheim joins TDI as its future CEO (upon Jay Sibley's November 1, 2018 retirement)
August 2018
TDI completes construction of a "thick" title plant for McLennan County (Waco), its 29th expansion county and 38th title plant overall