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Patrick Evans
Ex-Dominion CEO to Launch Lab-Grown Venture
The former CEO of Dominion Diamond Mines is launching alab-grown-diamond venture targeting the bridal market, the Financial Timesreported. Patrick Evans’s company will produce synthetic stones at aUS location with access to cheap solar power,...
Technology Jan 15, 2019 Rapaport News
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Dominion Recovers 553ct. Yellow Diamond
Dominion Diamond Mines has unearthed the largest knowngem-quality diamond found in North America, it said last week. The company recovered the 552.74-carat yellow diamond in Octoberat its Diavik mine in Canada’s Northwest Territories. It beats...
Mining Dec 16, 2018 Rapaport News
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Dominion CEO Patrick Evans Resigns
Dominion Diamond Mines CEO Patrick Evans has stepped down withimmediate effect after a year at the company, the miner confirmed to RapaportNews Sunday. Evans joined the Canada-based producer in November 2017 afterits $1.2 billion...
Mining Dec 10, 2018 Leah Meirovich
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Diamond Resources Might Not Be Forever
While it’s true that value comes from rarity, no naturalresource lasts forever, and the rare is becoming even rarer. Diamond productionis set to peak in 2019, after which it will begin a steady decline. De Beersestimates global...
Mining Aug 14, 2018 Leah Meirovich
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Who Are the Top Rough Buyers?
In this excerpt from the latest issue of the Rapaport Research Report, we list the 124 companies buying from De Beers, Alrosa, Rio Tinto and Dominion. Much has been said about the journey a diamond...
Rough Markets Jul 26, 2018 Avi Krawitz
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Dominion Agrees to Save 150 Ekati Jobs
Dominion Diamond Mines has reached a tentative agreementwith the Union of Northern Workers (UNW) that could potentially save 150 jobsat the Ekati deposit. Dominion had planned to replace that many employees withcontract workers...
Mining Jun 28, 2018 Rapaport News
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Mountain Province Joins CanadaMark Initiative
Dominion Diamond Mines has agreed to allow Mountain ProvinceDiamonds to use its CanadaMark certification program. CanadaMark assures consumers its certified diamonds originatedin Canadian mines, and are natural and untreated. All diamonds produced...
Mining Jun 03, 2018 Rapaport News
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Dominion May Cut 150 Mining Jobs
Dominion Diamond Mines plans to lay off 150 employees at itsEkati mine in Canada’s Northwest Territories, according to union officials. “The employer’s intent is to replace these positions withcontracted workers by October 1, 2018, as a cost-cutting mechanism to increaseprofitability for...
Mining May 17, 2018 Rapaport News
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Dominion Holds Off on Ekati Expansion
Dominion Diamond Mines has delayed a key extension to itsEkati mine for a second time as it assesses the project’s profitability, according to reports. The miner originally postponed the Jay expansion in June2016 because it determined that the...
Mining May 10, 2018 Rapaport News
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Dominion Takes On New Marketing Director
Dominion Diamond Mines has appointed Rachel Aaron to oversee its marketing operations, including the promotion and development of its CanadaMark brand. As director of marketing, Aaron will be tasked with building and nurturing client relations,...
Mining May 08, 2018 Rapaport News
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Sarine Deal to Boost CanadaMark Tracking
Dominion Diamond Mines will integrate the Sarine DiamondJourney into its CanadaMark website, enabling consumers to track thedevelopment of their diamonds from mine to retail, Sarine Technologies saidrecently.The system was launched on the miner’s website...
Mining Mar 11, 2018 Rapaport News
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2017’s Diamond Merry-Go-Round
The past year has seen a number of changes in management-levelemployees within the diamond industry. Here’s a breakdown of the new faces anddepartures for 2017: Alrosa CEO Andrey Zharkov stepped down to besucceeded by former Sberbank senior...
Polished Markets Dec 26, 2017 Rapaport News
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Dominion Goes Private as Takeover Deal Closes
The Washington Companies, a group of mining businesses, hascompleted its acquisition of Dominion Diamond Corporation after receiving allthe required approvals.Dominion will operate as a standalone, private company underthe leadership of new CEO Patrick Evans, who assumes...
Mining Nov 02, 2017 Rapaport News
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Washington Nears Dominion Completion
The Ontario Superior Court of Justice has approved the WashingtonCompanies’ acquisition of Dominion Diamond Corporation, the Canada-based minerreported Friday.The deal’s completion still depends on Dominion holding atleast $150 million in cash if the closing occurs...
Mining Sep 25, 2017 Rapaport News
Patrick Evans
Patrick Evans to Be New Dominion Chief
Dominion Diamond Corporation’s new owner has appointedPatrick Evans as CEO of the Canada-based miner.Evans (pictured) will take charge of Dominion once the WashingtonCompanies’ $1.2 billion acquisition of the rough producer closes later thisyear, the...
Mining Aug 10, 2017 Rapaport News
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Rain at Argyle Dampens Rio Tinto’s Diamond Offering
Rio Tinto’s rough-diamond output declined 2% to 4.3 millioncarats in the second quarter as wet weather restricted production levels at theArgyle mine.Output from the mine in Western Australia fell 8% to 3.2million carats compared to the corresponding period last...
Mining Jul 19, 2017 Rapaport News
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Dominion Seals $1.2B Takeover by Washington
The Washington Companies will acquire Dominion DiamondCorporation for $1.2 billion, the firms said in a joint statement Monday.Washington, a mining group founded by entrepreneur DennisWashington, has agreed to buy all shares in Dominion for $14.25 each...
Mining Jul 17, 2017 Rapaport News
Dominion Jay project
Ekati Extension Gets Crucial Water Permit
Dominion Diamond Corporation has received government approvalto use water for its Jay project in Canada’s Northwest Territories — animportant regulatory step for the miner.Robert McLeod, the region’s minister of environment andnatural resources, signed...
Mining Jul 09, 2017 Rapaport News
Dominion Ekati mine
Dominion Gains from Higher-Value Ekati Production
Dominion Diamond Corporation’s sales increased sharply inthe fiscal first quarter as the miner shifted to a higher-value section of itsEkati deposit in Canada’s Northwest Territories.Revenue jumped 18% to $211 million in the three months ending April 30,...
Mining Jun 13, 2017 Rapaport News
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Dominion Buys Out Section of Ekati Mine
Dominion Diamond Corporation has bought out the buffer zoneof its Ekati mine from Archon Minerals Limited, its partner in thejoint venture, the miner reported Monday.The buffer zone is a section of the Ekati project...
Mining Jun 06, 2017 Rapaport News
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