Canadian Mining Journal


Stornoway Diamond Corporation


  • Stornoway’s creditors keep Renard on life support

    September 25, 2019 by David Perri

    Stornoway Diamond (TSX: SWY) and its creditors reached a deal that will see the Renard diamond mine continue to operate during corporate restructuring following the company’s failure to generate positive free cash flow in 2019. Stornoway entered into a letter of

  • DIAMONDS: Stornoway granted creditor protection

    September 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Stornoway Diamond Corp. of Montreal has been granted protection under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act from the Superior Court of Quebec while the company restructures its business and financial affairs. Protection is extended to subsidiaries Stornoway Diamonds (Canada),

  • News

    DIAMONDS: Stornoway still seeking partner to ease finances

    August 15, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Stornoway Diamond Corp. of Montreal released its Q2 2019 report and repeated its plea for a partner or buyer for the money-losing Renard mine 350 km north of Chibougamau. The company began the hunt for a buyer or

  • DIAMONDS: Bridge loan gives Stornoway some breathing room

    June 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Stornoway Diamond Corp. and its material subsidiaries have arranged bridge financing to keep the Renard mine operating while the company undertakes a strategic review with the aim of restructuring its finances. The Renard diamond project is the company’s

  • News

    SAFETY: Stornoway’s Renard team takes all at provincial rescue competition

    May 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Stornoway Diamond Corp. mounted a mine rescue team from the Renard mine – and they won all the awards at the 57th Quebec Provincial Mines Rescue Competition. The contest took place on May 2-4, 2019, in La Sarre,

  • News

    DIAMONDS: Stornoway to suspend open pit mining

    April 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Stornoway Diamond Corp. of Montreal has decided to suspend mining at the Renard 65 open pit mining at its Renard diamond project 350 km north of Chibougamau. Instead, the Renard 65 stockpile will be processed until the second

  • News

    DIAMONDS: Stornoway ends year with revenue down, losses up

    March 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Stornoway Diamond finished the 2018 calendar year with less production and revenue and more losses. Total net loss for the year was $329.4 million or $0.39 per share, compared to a net loss in 2017 of $114.2 million

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Hannan Metals, Stornoway, and Wallbridge

    January 31, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver-based Hannan Metals has promoted Lars Dahlenborg to the position of president of the company. Previously, he was VP exploration. The new VP operations at Stornoway Diamond Corp. in Montreal is Patrick Sevigny. He joined the company in January 2015

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Adventus, Guyana Goldfields, Nemaska Lithium, and Stornoway

    January 24, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Adventus Zinc Corp. has named Gunther Sotomayor its VP projects. He has over 30  years of experience including leadership of technical and project development teams. He holds a BSc degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg and

  • Feature

    Stornoway’s ore sorting success

    January 1, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    First diamond mine to use the technology shares its results

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Bridgestone Americas, NorZinc, SilverCrest, and Stornoway

    November 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Bridgestone Americas recently named Rob Seibert the new executive director of off-the-road sales at Bridgestone Americas Tires Operations. He was previously the company’s director of marketing, OTR, United States and Canada. He joined Bridgestone in 2015 after five years with

  • News

    DIAMONDS: Stornoway seeks more resources at Renard mine

    November 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Since the beginning of the year, Stornoway Diamond Corp. of Montreal has been drilling and sampling at the Renard diamond mine in the James Bay region, about 350 km north of Chibougamau. The aim is to upgrade resources