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Rockwell Diamonds

Operational improvements drive Rockwell to Q1 profit

South Africa-focused diamond miner Rockwell Diamonds posted a net profit of C$345 000 for the three months ended May 31, compared with a C$1.2-million loss during the prior corresponding period, as operational improvements started filtering...
11th July 2014

Rockwell Diamonds lifts fiscal Q1 output 90%

South Africa-focused alluvial diamond miner Rockwell Diamonds has lifted its first-quarter output by 90% to 9 162 ct, boosted in part by the over-recovery of small diamonds from old recovery tailings at the Saxondrift Hill Complex (SHC) and rising...
26th June 2014

Future of diamond industry bright, says producer

The global diamond industry is continuing to gain momentum, as there is a global scarcity of high-quality gem diamonds, which is diamond developer Rockwell Diamond’s market niche. In terms of the supply and demand fundamentals, the diamond...
6th June 2014

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This week: Rockwell Diamonds eyes consolidation opportunities. Debt-free Pan African thumbs its nose at the low gold price. And, 25 000 ex-mineworkers come forward to claim their unpaid benefits.
5th June 2014

Rockwell Diamonds eyeing consolidation opportunities Video Available

Rockwell Diamonds CEO James Campbell Diamond-mining company Rockwell Diamonds, which has made impressive operational and organic growth strides in the last three years, believes it is well positioned to bring single-asset operations into its fold. In the last three years, the...
23rd May 2014

Rockwell Diamonds welcomes new black-empowered partner

South Africa-focused diamond miner Rockwell Diamonds on Monday said it had reached an agreement with a new black institutional investor that would acquire a 30% equity stake in the Rockwell’s Middle Orange River (MOR) operations as its black...
3rd February 2014

Rockwell Q3 results in line with higher production goal

South Africa-focused miner Rockwell Diamonds had all the necessary permits and resources in place to achieve its eventual target of processing 500 000 m3 of quality gravels a month, with production expected to rise to 360 000 m3 a month at the end...
10th January 2014

Rockwell Diamonds narrows Q2 losses, revenue up 33% y/y

South Africa-focused miner Rockwell Diamonds was in a better position than expected at the end of the second quarter of the 2014 financial year, mostly owing to the recovery of two diamonds of more than 100 ct each during the three-month period,...
11th October 2013

Rockwell Diamonds’ Q1 revenue climbs

South Africa-focused miner Rockwell Diamonds lifted first-quarter revenues from its own operations by 31% to $6.57-million, boosted by high-grade diamonds from its Middle Orange River region operations. The Vancouver-based company improved...
8th July 2013

Rockwell progresses latest diamond mine

James Campbell JSE- and TSX-listed alluvial diamond producer Rockwell Diamonds’ ambition to return the promising Niewejaarskraal mine to production was progressing well within budget and on schedule. Speaking to Mining Weekly Online, Rockwell president and...
24th May 2013

Rockwell says Wouterspan economics sufficient to move to next stage

TSX- and JSE-listed diamond miner Rockwell Diamonds has completed a positive preliminary economic assessment study for its Wouterspan alluvial diamond project, which is central to its Middle Orange River strategy. The study indicated “positive...
15th May 2013

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Resources Watch This week: Amplats says the increased recycled platinum supply is hobbling mining. Diamond market sentiment is 'cautiously positive', says Rockwell. And, Amplats offers new non-mining jobs for every mining job lost.
24th January 2013
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