Redpath picks up De Beers contract

Redpath picks up De Beers contract

Redpath will be performing mining services at Venetia in Limpopo province.

ALROSA creates single production framework

ALROSA creates single production framework

System aims to build operational resilience in the face of crises such as the COVID-19 pandemic.

Supply chain management

26 OCTOBER 2020
Alrosa saving water at Udachny ops

Alrosa saving water at Udachny ops

Investment expands life of the kimberlite processing plant's tailings dump.

Operational Excellence

05 OCTOBER 2020
Renard diamond mine coming back

Renard diamond mine coming back

Diamond operation underwent cost reductions, is restarting this month.

Life-cycle / End of li...

16 SEPTEMBER 2020
De Beers trials wearable sensors

De Beers trials wearable sensors

The offshore diamond mining vessel uses heavy machinery in tough conditions.

Exploration

01 SEPTEMBER 2020
NGOs partner on artisanal diamonds

NGOs partner on artisanal diamonds

Organisations will integrate programmes covering responsible mining practices.

Supply chain management

04 AUGUST 2020
Alrosa reorganises staff at Mirny division

Alrosa reorganises staff at Mirny division

The firm says 90 jobs will be lost and 600 transferred to new divisions

ABB to power De Beers deep-water diamond vessel

ABB to power De Beers deep-water diamond vessel

The new ship will increase the shipowner's annual production by 35%

Exploration

13 JULY 2020
Alrosa sees US$45M maintenance savings in digitalisation

Alrosa sees US$45M maintenance savings in digitalisation

Asset management digitalisation forecast to generate medium-term cost benefits.

Innovation

03 JULY 2020
Alrosa cuts output forecast by 17%

Alrosa cuts output forecast by 17%

Diamond miner is cutting output forecast and temporarily closing another mine

Alrosa's Angola venture suffers COVID-19 closure

Alrosa's Angola venture suffers COVID-19 closure

The pandemic has decimated demand for diamonds, according to the company.

Covid-19

22 MAY 2020
BlueRock Diamonds focuses on cost-cutting

BlueRock Diamonds focuses on cost-cutting

BlueRock is making changes to address the impact of COVID-19.

Covid-19

13 MAY 2020