De Beers Canada Corporation

PEOPLE (June 27, 2005)

Adamus Res. — Ian Cunningham and Silvia Caruso appointed joint corporate secretaries; Michael Hunter retired as corporate secretary….


De Beers inks agreement in Angola

De Beers is set to return to Angola following a successful conclusion to discussions with Endiama, the Angolan state-owned diamond mining company….


Saskatchewan diamonds slow to surface

Vancouver — Fifteen years have passed since the first kimberlite discoveries were made in Saskatchewan’s Fort la Corne district. At the current rate of activity (and barring a geological miracle),…


Diamonds North Resources Exploration Manager Graham Gill examines kimberlite outcrop on the King Eider trend, situated on the Blue Ice property on Victoria Island.

Unearthing the sparkle in Canada

In only three years, Diamonds North Resources (DDN-V) has emerged as a credible force on the Canadian diamond exploration scene….


A field team from Mano River stands on the outcrop of the first known diamondiferous kimberlite pipe in Liberia, which was discovered in 2000.

Mano River hunts West African diamonds

Vancouver — The political turmoil that plagued Sierra Leone, Liberia, and Guinea over previous decades has eased considerably in recent years, triggering renewed interest in the diamond potential of…


Diamondex Resources field personnel employ a Russian stream-sediment sampling method that involves sampling major streams for kimberlite indicator minerals using a hand-carved cedar pan, then gradually zeroing in on the most promising areas with detailed sampling in nearby tributaries that bear indicator minerals.

Diamondex zeros in on Lena West targets

Diamondex Resources (DSP-V) is pumping $4.8 million — almost half its 2005 exploration budget — into the Lena West property in the Northwest Territories in hopes of confirming the…


Kimberley Diamond Mine Manager Nick Algie (left) and Chairman Miles Kennedy stand beside one of the first pieces of diamondiferous lamproite ore mined from Pipe 9 at the Ellendale operation in Western Australia.

Diamond miners facing transition Down Under

Perth, Western Australia — Diamond production in Australia is approaching a crossroads as the future of the renowned Argyle mine will soon be decided by Rio Tinto (RTP-N). With ope…


Partners eye Kimberley waste

AIM-listed Aussie junior Dwyka Diamonds (DWY-L) and black economic empowerment partner Kolong Investments have struck a deal to reprocess tailings material from De Beers