Venetia

De Beers’ darling delivered in 2020

The VUP will transition the mine from open pit to underground and in so doing extending its lifespan by an incredible 23 years.
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Partnership the watchword in technological collaboration

Technology is critical in building mines of the future and will ensure safety as well as create unique employment opportunities.
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TECH NEWS: OEM forms part of long term plans at Venetia

Metso will deliver high-performance crushing and material handling equipment to the De Beers Group Venetia mine, located in Limpopo Province, South Africa.
Malaria

De Beers Group supports technology for early detection of malaria

De Beers Group has provided R4 million to a company that is developing ground-breaking technology focused on reducing the global malaria burden.
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De Beers Group: pioneering elephant translocation

De Beers Group has announced the second translocation of elephants from its Venetia Limpopo Nature Reserve (VLNR) in South Africa to Mozambique.
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“Africa remains key to our business”

In an exclusive one-on-one interview, BRUCE CLEAVER, CEO of De Beers Group discusses the importance of the company’s African portfolio.
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Biodiversity: a key sustainability focus for De Beers Group

As an early adopter of global environmental standards, diamond giant De Beers Group has long been raising the bar in sustainable mining practices.

Lycopodium builds on past successes with local expansion

Lycopodium has expanded its footprint in southern Africa by opening an office in Johannesburg to extend its service offering resources to the gold and...
Venetia

De Beers moves 200 elephants from Venetia in conservation effort

The De Beers Group has begun to transport 200 elephants across 1,500 km from its Venetia Limpopo Nature Reserve in South Africa to Mozambique.
safety

Venetia open pit on the safety front-line with proximity detection

As the open pit at De Beers’ Venetia diamond mine approaches the end of its life in 2023, the company is determined to stay at the leading edge of safety technology, with the upgrading of its proximity detection systems (PDS) and related safety equipment.

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