Miners, WEF launch blockchain project

Miners, WEF launch blockchain project

Mining companies and the World Economic Forum join forces to accelerate responsible sourcing

Investment

25 OCTOBER 2019
De Beers tests versatility of XRF sorter in South Africa

De Beers tests versatility of XRF sorter in South Africa

Diamond company's tech group puts XRF sorting machine to work at emerald project

Operational Excellence

03 OCTOBER 2019
De Beers renews safety commitment

De Beers renews safety commitment

Miner holds fifth CEO Safety Summit

Investment

16 SEPTEMBER 2019
Funding boost for carbon-neutral diamond mining research

Funding boost for carbon-neutral diamond mining research

De Beers Group carbon-capture project receives research funding

Sustainability

24 JULY 2019
Green horizons

Green horizons

Carbon-capture tech, all-electric operations and solar plants are signs of an industry on the move

Sustainability

18 JUNE 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
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

Jwaneng to live a longer life

Jwaneng to live a longer life

Diamond mine will now operate through 2035

Development

20 MARCH 2019
DebTech X-ray sorter for Venetia

DebTech X-ray sorter for Venetia

DebTech is assisting the Venetia diamond mine to optimise its plant throughput

Plant

27 NOVEMBER 2018
Alrosa bets on blockchain

Alrosa bets on blockchain

Russian diamond producer now a part of De Beers' Tracr pilot

Investment

01 NOVEMBER 2018
DebTech ore sorters part of Jwaneng diamond recovery

DebTech ore sorters part of Jwaneng diamond recovery

Two XRT ore sorters from DebTech have been installed at Debswana's Jwaneng diamond mine

Plant

23 OCTOBER 2018
HCL to help Anglo migrate to the cloud

HCL to help Anglo migrate to the cloud

HCL Technologies (HCL) has announced a five-year infrastructure services deal with Anglo American

Simulation / Optimisation

26 SEPTEMBER 2018