De Beers signs Angolan contracts

De Beers signs Angolan contracts

MICs to cover all stages of the diamond resource development, from exploration to mining

Underground mining

20 APRIL 2022
Anglo American launches diamond recovery vessel

Anglo American launches diamond recovery vessel

The Benguela Gen will add an additional 500,000 carats of high-value production

Exploration

18 MARCH 2022
Diamcor Mining accelerates mine upgrade

Diamcor Mining accelerates mine upgrade

The company said it would speed up development to meet capacity demand

Infrastructure

04 MARCH 2022
Alrosa sees diamond output bounce in Q4

Alrosa sees diamond output bounce in Q4

Production increases despite ore figures falling

Infrastructure

21 JANUARY 2022
Alrosa begins work at Mayskaya pipe

Alrosa begins work at Mayskaya pipe

Alrosa expects to increase capacity to one million carats per annum

Underground mining

01 DECEMBER 2021
Report: Arctic Canadian to trial crawlers

Report: Arctic Canadian to trial crawlers

Arctic Canadian will trial the underwater crawlers in 2023 and 2024 at the flooded Lynx pit at Ekati...

Technology / innovation

26 NOVEMBER 2021
North Arrow processes bulk sample from Nunavut diamond project

North Arrow processes bulk sample from Nunavut diamond project

Company says it is anticipating results in the next few weeks

Underground mining

27 OCTOBER 2021
Alrosa sites receive 474 units of new machinery in first half of 2021

Alrosa sites receive 474 units of new machinery in first half of 2021

Machinery and equipment includes X-ray luminescence separators, magnetic and foam separators

Fleet

15 OCTOBER 2021
New Debmarine Namibia diamond recovery vessel sets world record

New Debmarine Namibia diamond recovery vessel sets world record

AMV3 is scheduled to join Debmarine's existing five-strong fleet

Exploration

21 SEPTEMBER 2021
Alrosa studying kimberlites for CO2 absorption

Alrosa studying kimberlites for CO2 absorption

Research demonstrated that there is a degree of interaction between kimberlites and atmospheric CO2

Sustainability

16 SEPTEMBER 2021
Alrosa to launch LNG conversion pilot for mining fleet

Alrosa to launch LNG conversion pilot for mining fleet

Plan could see the transfer of more than 200 pieces of heavy machinery to LNG power

Fleet

17 AUGUST 2021
Alrosa begins second stage of implementing tailings monitoring

Alrosa begins second stage of implementing tailings monitoring

System was installed and commissioned at a tailings facility at Aikhal division processing plant