Diamonds & Gemstones

Diamond and Gemstones includes, diamonds, gemstones, coloured gemstones, ruby, emerald, sapphire and zircon. Diamonds includes diamond mining, diamond processing, kimberlite, alluvial diamond mining, cutting and polishing, beneficiation, diamond sorting, x-ray sorting, laboratory grown diamonds, lab grown diamonds, synthetic diamonds, diamond exploration, blockchain, Kimberley Process, diamond fingerprinting, diamond tailings, rough diamonds, blood diamonds, diamond tender.

ums safety

How to avoid safety risks in aging infrastructure

The mining sector has entered an era where safety practises and production efficiencies and optimisation initiatives are driving business decisions.

TECH NEWS: Sandvik loses CEO to ABB

ABB has appointed Björn Rosengren as CEO, and will join the company from 1 February 2020. He brings with him a track record that will enable ABB to realise the next stage of its transformation.
women

The simple truth about the gender pay gap in South Africa

Women are redefining pathways to power, rearchitecting industries, sparking movements, and solving the most pressing problems of our time.
Mothae Diamond Mine

EXCLUSIVE: The magic of Mothae

Nestled in a valley close to the top of Lesotho’s diamond-rich Maluti mountains lies Lucapa Diamond Company’s new Mothae mine.
lucapa

Sales from Lulo and Mothae total US$35.5 million for Lucapa

Lucapa Diamond and its project partners have announced results from the latest sales of diamonds from the Lulo and Mothae mines.
Lesotho

TECH NEWS: Emergency dewatering solutions on call 24/7

Normal mining operations continue at a Lesotho mine thanks to the quick delivery of a rapid dewatering solution from Integrated Pump Rental.
mothae 64 carat diamond

Lucapa’s Mothae recovers best diamond to date

ASX-listed Lucapa Diamond Company and the GoL have announced the recovery of an exceptional 64 carat diamond from the Mothae kimberlite mine in Lesotho.
diamonds

Consulmet takes XRT technology to greater heights

Having established itself within the diamond sector as a player with XRTs, Consulmet is looking to enhance the performance of this technology even further.
video

MRA at the Local Southern African Manufacturing Expo 2019

Eric Bruggeman, CEO of the SA Capital Equipment Council and Ossie Carstens, CEO Mining Equipment Manufacturers of South Africa, unpack key issues surrounding the mining industry and the impact of Mining Charter III on the manufacturing sector.
junior miners

Securing investment – advice for junior miners

Junior miners need to ensure they establish a relationship with and engage with investors on their project well in advance of the funding being required.

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