Canadian Mining Journal


Kennady Diamonds Inc


  • News

    COMMENT: New chapter for Canadian diamonds?

    March 23, 2017 by Marilyn Scales

    This writer has a fondness for Canadian diamonds, as do many CMJ readers. The stones are beautiful, world famous and conflict free – an excellent accomplishment for a sector that didn’t exist 35 years ago. But could the Canadian diamond

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    DIAMONDS: Kennady reports grades of 3.14 and 3.22 ct/t

    January 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Toronto-based Kennady Diamonds reports same grade of 3.14 ct/t from Faraday 1 and 3.22 ct/t from Faraday 2 kimberlites at its Kennady North diamond project 280 km northeast of Yellowknife. The samples were recovered by core drilling

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    AWARD: Kennady wins exploration company of year prize at London conference

    December 5, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LONDON, UK – Kennady Diamonds of Toronto was the co-winner of the prestigious Mines and Money Exploration Company of the Year award for 2016. The prize was bestowed at the annual conference in London earlier this month. Another Canadian company,

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    DIAMONDS: Valuation averages $52/ct for Kennady North

    November 15, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Kennady Diamonds of Toronto has received a valuation averaging US$52 per carat for samples from the Kelvin kimberlite at the Kennady North project. The material was collected by bulk sampling programs in 2015 and 2016. The five

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    DIAMONDS: Kennady bulk sample points to Faraday 2 potential

    July 25, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Kennady Diamonds of Toronto has received good diamond recovery results from the Faraday 2 mini-bulk sample. The 21.1-tonne sample was recovered using two large diameter reverse circulation drills at the Kennady North project. The sample was processed

  • Feature

    Shaking up safety culture

    May 1, 2016 by Bill Braden

    At a recent crew change heading up to Kennady Diamond’s Kelvin camp northeast of Yellowknife, a dozen or so geologists, camp workers and a cook milled around the loading bay at the Air Tindi hangar. Pallets of fresh food and

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    MINING PERSON: Kennady Diamonds

    April 7, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Dr. Rory Moore is the new president, CEO and a director at Kennady Diamonds in Toronto, effective May 1, 2016. He has more than 30 years of experience having held a number of positions in the industry, including as CEO

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    DIAMONDS: Kennady discovers third kimberlite at Faraday

    March 17, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES  – Kennady Diamonds of Toronto says that drilling has resulted in the discovery of a third kimberlite at the high grade Faraday kimberlite cluster, part of the Kennady North project 280 km northeast of Yellowknife and adjacent to

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    MINING PEOPLE: Kennady Diamonds, Latin American Minerals, and Precipitate Gold

    March 3, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Kennady Diamonds of Toronto has named Tom McCandless to its board of directors. He is president of MCC Geoscience and a former chief mineralogist at Stornoway Diamond Corp. Basil Botha is now chairman and CEO of Toronto-based Latin American Minerals.

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    MINING PEOPLE: Beaufield, GoGold, and Kennady Diamonds

    January 14, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Beaufield Resources of Montreal has named Mathieu Stephens its new VP exploration and corporate development. A graduate of the University of Montreal and Ecole des Haute Etudes Commerciales Montreal, he was formerly the company’s senior and chief geologist. Brad Langille

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    DIAMONDS: Kelvin North sample returns high grade of 3.40 ct/tonne

    December 7, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – The final diamond recovery results from the Kelvin North lobe returned an excellent grade of 3.40 ct per tonne for diamonds of commercial size. This lobe is part of the Kennady North diamond project, owned by Kennady

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    DIAMONDS: Kennady arranges $48M private placement

    September 16, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Kennady Diamonds of Toronto announced a private placement that will raise $48 million through the issuance of common and flow-through shares. The shares are priced at $2.75 and $3.40, respectively. The money will…