ROCKWELL DIAMONDS INC. Mining News

Rockwell Diamonds mothballs Tirisano mine

Canadian Rockwell Diamonds (TSX:RDI, JSE:RDI) has decided to place its operations at its Tirisano mine in South Africa “on care and maintenance,” following persistent industrial relations issues and ongoing losses incurred by the mine,

Business Day: Rockwell picks Hunt to take it to new heights

Business Day reports that Rockwell Diamonds has appointed Michael Hunt as the company's new COO: Mr Hunt, formerly operations manager of Pangea Diamondfields, spent 20 years in various roles with De Beers, the world’s largest diamond mining company, Rockwell said in a trading update yesterday.