Snap Lake mine to be flooded

Snap Lake mine to be flooded

The MVLWB has approved the extended care and maintenance and water management plans for Snap Lake mine...

Industrial minerals

01 JULY 2016
Alrosa prepares vehicles for Verkhne-Munskoe

Alrosa prepares vehicles for Verkhne-Munskoe

New vehicles have been accepted into service in the run-up to the development of the Verkhne-Munskoe...

Logistics

20 JUNE 2016
Trial mining completed at Baoulé

Trial mining completed at Baoulé

Stellar Diamonds has completed the trial mining evaluation at its Baoulé kimberlite pipe in Guinea

Industrial minerals

15 JUNE 2016
Gahcho Kué heated by generators

Gahcho Kué heated by generators

De Beers is reusing waste heat from its Gahcho Kué project in Canada's Northwest Territories

Natural resources

14 JUNE 2016
Alrosa starts development of Zarya pipe

Alrosa starts development of Zarya pipe

Alrosa has announced the start of the development of the Zarya pipe at its Aikhal Mining and Processing...

Industrial minerals

10 JUNE 2016
De Beers cuts water use in Canada

De Beers cuts water use in Canada

New figures from the De Beers Treatment Centre in Sudbury show that it now recycles 95% of its water...

Natural resources

09 JUNE 2016
Namibia and De Beers sign sales agreement

Namibia and De Beers sign sales agreement

Namibia and De Beers have signed a new 10-year sales agreement for the sorting, valuing and sales of...

Diavik reaches diamond milestone

Diavik reaches diamond milestone

Rio Tinto, the operator of the Diavik diamond mine in Canada, has produced 100 million carats of rough...

ABB to supply hoists for Venetia

ABB to supply hoists for Venetia

Power and automation company ABB will provide four hoists to the Venetia diamond mine in South Africa...

Fleet

18 MARCH 2016
Diamonds in the rough

Diamonds in the rough

One of the announcements made at Mining Indaba was the official title of Lucara's 1,111-carat diamond...

Editor's comment

19 FEBRUARY 2016
Klemm delivers drills to Diavik

Klemm delivers drills to Diavik

Klemm Bohrtechnik recently delivered three universal drilling rigs to build a cut-off wall at Diavik...

Development

08 JANUARY 2016
Next Jay milestone in sight

Next Jay milestone in sight

Major new diamond development project awaiting environmental approval

Innovation

13 DECEMBER 2015