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Thunderbird Mineral Sands Project, Dampier Peninsula

Location

60km west of Derby Port, Dampier Peninsula, Western Australia

Owner

Sheffield Resources

Estimated Resources

18.6Mt of zircon, 61.7Mt of ilmenite, 2.7Mt of leucoxene and 5.9Mt of HiTi leucoxene

Construction Started

2017

Expected Start of Production

2019

Mining Method

Strip mining and backfill method

Mine Life

40 years
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