Kimberley Underground Project
Kimberley Underground
Country South Africa 
Close to Kimberley
Latitude / Longitude 28 S 46 / 24 E 47
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Risk and valuation analysis of the Kimberley Underground Project
Status Risk : Care and Maintenance
Country Risk : Important
Title(s) of the Kimberley Underground Project
Petra Diamonds Ltd
Owner: 74%
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Petra Diamonds: 74% Sedibeng Mining: 26%
Location of the Kimberley Underground Project
The Kimberley Underground mines are located within the historic city of Kimberley, the provincial capital of the Northern Cape Province in South Africa.
History of the Kimberley Underground Project
The mines were established in 1871. The original Kimberley mine closed in 1914, and the De Beers underground mine in 1995. In September 2007, Petra Diamonds bought the underground operations from De Beers. In 2004, De Beers opened a combined treat more...
Geology of the Kimberley Underground Project
The kimberlite pipes in the Kimberley area have intruded into the horizontally bedded, black and grey carbonaceous shales of the Karoo Supergroup, with minor interbedded sandstone and siltstone layers. This formation conformably overlies an erratical more...
Data last updated on : 9/30/2009
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