Lecturer in Environmental Science (Geochemistry), University of Sussex, 2000 – 2004.
Senior Research Fellow, Southampton Oceanography Centre, 1999 - 2000.
Canada is the world’s fourth-largest diamond producer, with most of that output coming from one area near Lac de Gras in the Northwest Territories.
The discovery of kimberlite pipes there in the early 1990s led to the development of several major mines.
Four kimberlite pipes occur in close proximity—three are being exploited, while the fourth will be brought into production in 2018.
Diavik is now expected to operate through 2024; upon closure, the equipment, buildings, and infrastructure will be removed and the land returned as closely as possible to its original condition.
The formula for this bangle is based on very precise weights of pure gold, silver, and copper.