AVZ Minerals Limited (“AVZ”, the “Company”) is a lithium development company focussed on fast-tracking its flagship 60% owned Manono Lithium and Tin Project into production. The Manono Project is one of the largest and highest grade hard rock lithium projects globally with a JORC Compliant Mineral Resource of 400Mt @ 1.65% lithium (spodumene) including a 351 metre intercept grading 1.75% lithium.
Nigel Ferguson, Managing Director
A geologist with over 30 years’ experience having worked in senior management positions for the past 18 years. He has experience in the exploration and definition of precious and base metal mineral resources throughout the world, including DRC, Zambia, Tanzania, Saudi Arabia, South East Asia and Central America. He has been active in the DRC for 15 years in gold and base metals exploration and resource development. Mr Ferguson is also Director of Okapi Resources Ltd (ASX: OKR).
Graeme Johnston – Technical Director
A geologist with over 30 years’ experience. He worked on various gold projects before joining Rio Tinto and Midwest Corp, then as Technical Director for 9 years with Ferrowest Ltd. Mr Johnston has worked on over five projects that resulted in new mines being commissioned.
What is your rationale for attending 121 Mining Investment?
LOOKING FOR FINANCING TO PLACE THE PROJECT INTO PRODUCTION
What recent news would you like to highlight to investors attending?
MET TEST WORK RESULTS, INFRASTRUCTURE STUDY, DEWATING PIT, MINE DEIGN
What are your key goals for the next 3, 6 and 12 months?
FINALISE DEWATERING POIT AND COMPLETE GEOTECHNICAL STUDIES; INCREASE RESOURCE CONFIDENCE TO MEASURE AND INFERRED CATEGORIES
COMPLETION OF THE DEFINITIVE FEASIBILITY STUDY
COMPLETE FINANCING AND AWARD MINING AND ENGINEERING CONTRACTS
What do you see as the key risks and challenges facing your company at the moment and how are you overcoming these?
GEOPOLITICAL RISK, TRANSPORTATION AND FINANCING RISK
In a sentence, what do you think makes your company such a compelling investment?
LARGEST AND BEST UNDEVELOPED LITHIUM PROEJCT WITH MASSIVE RESOURCES AND MINER LIFE. PREMIUM PRODUCT