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Diavik Diamond Mine

Location

300km northeast of Yellowknife, capital of Canada's Northwest Territories

Owners

Diavik Diamond mines (60%) and Dominion Diamond Corporation (40%)

Reserves

18.1 million tons graded at 2.9 carat a tonne

Geology Type

Greywacke-mudstone metaturbidites, tonalite-quartz diorite, and two-mica granite

Mining Method

Open pit and underground

Mine Life

Beyond 2020
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