Sandvik 3D-prints diamond composite for industrial use

Sandvik 3D-prints diamond composite for industrial use

Sandvik Additive Manufacturing has unveiled the first 3D-printed diamond composite

Innovation

23 MAY 2019
Debmarine Namibia invests in custom diamond vessel

Debmarine Namibia invests in custom diamond vessel

US$468M vessel to increase capacity by 500,000ct annually

Fleet

16 MAY 2019
Tomra XRT technology at Karowe recovers 1,758ct diamond

Tomra XRT technology at Karowe recovers 1,758ct diamond

One of the largest diamonds in recorded history was recovered by Tomra XRT sensor tech at Karowe

Aikhal mine life to be extended by 10 years

Aikhal mine life to be extended by 10 years

Alrosa has decided to further develop its Aikhal underground mine by another 300m in depth

Last truck drives off from Victor pit

Last truck drives off from Victor pit

De Beers Canada's diamond operation had an 11-year mine life

SlurrySucker desilts process water tank at Botswana diamond mine

SlurrySucker desilts process water tank at Botswana diamond mine

Integrated Pump Rental's SlurrySucker has resolved a process water challenge for a diamond mine

Plant

27 MARCH 2019
Looking into Mir's future

Looking into Mir's future

Alrosa examining plan to reopen flooded Siberia operation

Jwaneng to live a longer life

Jwaneng to live a longer life

Diamond mine will now operate through 2035

Development

20 MARCH 2019
Thiess awarded big Debswana contract

Thiess awarded big Debswana contract

CIMIC subsidiary Thiess has won a new surface mining contract in Botswana worth US$1.2 billion

Development

18 MARCH 2019
Diamond mine, materials-handling supplier team up for size control

Diamond mine, materials-handling supplier team up for size control

Botswana diamond mine tackles material-handling challenge with Weba Chute

Operational Excellence

06 FEBRUARY 2019
DebTech supplies X-ray tech to Tongo project

DebTech supplies X-ray tech to Tongo project

DebTech is supplying its X-ray diamond recovery technology to the Tongo diamond mining project

Plant

14 JANUARY 2019
Mothae in flight

Mothae in flight

Lesotho diamond mine has reached commercial recoveries

Plant

06 DECEMBER 2018