Lucapa Diamond Company has suspended mining operations at the Mothae mine in Lesotho, Africa following the enactment of a 21-day nationwide lockdown.
Ewen Hosie speaks to Lucapa Diamond’s Stephen Wetherall about the company’s ambitious Brooking diamond venture in Western Australia.
Lucapa Diamond company has commenced its commercial diamond recoveries at Mothae kimberlite diamond mine in Lesotho, Southern Africa.
Lucapa Diamond Company has commissioned the 1.1 million tonnes a year (Mt/y) treatment plant at its Mothae kimberlite diamond mine in Lesotho in Southern Africa, despite the challenges of winter snowfalls.
The Western Australian Government is seeking expressions of interest to reopen and operate the Ellendale diamond mine in Western Australia.
The Gahcho Kue diamond mine – one of the largest new mines in the world – has officially opened in Canada’s North West Territories.
Rio Tinto has exited from a diamond mine project in India amidst constant battles with tiger conservationists and tribal groups, regulatory issues and lowered diamond prices.
Mountain Province Diamonds has began ramping up its Gahcho Kué diamond mine in Canada’s Northwest Territories to commercial production, following its successful commissioning.