Underground mine

Diavik's future is underground

Diavik has achieved a major milestone in its mine life. In September 2012, we completed our transition to an all underground mine.


Employment opportunities

The diamond industry offers career opportunities that are diverse, stimulating, and rewarding. For more information on employment, click here.

Our business will need to change

Our underground mining work is more complex than our open-pit mining, affecting every part of what we do at Diavik.

Underground means change

An explanation of what the transition process will involve.

Safest methods more complex

We have chosen the safest and best methods for the conditions and challenges we face.

Underground mining equipment

A comprehensive list of equipment we are using underground.