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
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

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
Kareevlei circuit hits its target

Kareevlei circuit hits its target

BlueRock Diamonds' Kareevlei operation in South Africa crushes goal after adding second unit

Comminution

29 AUGUST 2018
Diamonds in the rough

Diamonds in the rough

Ailbhe Goodbody looks at BlueRock Diamonds' Kareevlei diamond project in South Africa

Ore ready for Alrosa

Ore ready for Alrosa

Alrosa has confirmed first ore removal from the Zapolyarny open-pit mine

Development

06 OCTOBER 2017
Research into carbon-neutral mining

Research into carbon-neutral mining

De Beers leads a research project that aims to deliver carbon-neutral mining

Innovation

05 MAY 2017
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
Development of new kimberlite pipe approved at Diavik

Development of new kimberlite pipe approved at Diavik

Rio Tinto has formally approved the development of a fourth pipe at the Diavik diamond mine

Logistics

27 NOVEMBER 2014
Alrosa launches Udachny underground mine

Alrosa launches Udachny underground mine

Alrosa Group commissioned the Udachny underground diamond mine on June 27

Equipment

27 JUNE 2014
Alrosa launches processing plant

Alrosa launches processing plant

Severalmaz, a subsidiary of Alrosa, put the second processing plant into operation at the Lomonosov mining...

Equipment

17 MARCH 2014
De Beers begins Venetia construction

De Beers begins Venetia construction

The De Beers Group has begun construction of a new underground mine beneath its open pit Venetia mine...

Equipment

23 OCTOBER 2013