Led by a proven and experienced management and board with strong manganese credentials, Firebird Metals Limited (ASX:FRB) is an emerging Western Australian mine developer, focused on building Western Australia’s next major manganese operation.
Located 85km East of Newman in the Eastern Pilbara region of Western Australia, Firebird is successfully developing its flagship and advanced Oakover Project, which hosts a Mineral Resource Estimate of 172Mt @ 9.9%Mn, with 58.7Mt @10.4% Mn classified in an Indicated Resource category.
The Company’s other key project is Hill 616, which is located 35km south of Oakover and boats an Inferred Mineral Resource of 57.5 Mt @12.2% Mn. The two projects combined give Firebird a significant total Mineral Resource Estimate of 229.7 Mt.
Firebird has a strong commitment to its Environmental, Governance and Social objectives, with a key focus on integration of clean energy technologies where possible through development and operational stages. the Company’s energy management plan will ensure the local community and environment are of core consideration. Firebird has a strong and positive relationship with the local Jigalong community and will continue to provide support through various educational, sponsorship and funding initiatives.