The Northern Miner Podcast
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The original global mining podcast.
The Northern Miner is a one-of-a-kind information resource. With over 100 years of experience serving the mining and exploration industry, crucial reports by The Northern Miner writing staff inform the decision-making process of thousands of high-performing mining professionals.
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Most Recent Episode
Episode 112 - Gren and Eira Thomas: feature interview with two icons of Canadian diamond mining
2 days ago
Recorded live at The Northern Miner's inaugural Diamonds in Canada Symposium in Toronto in June 2018, this episode features in-depth "fireside" chats with two Canadian diamond mining icons: Canadian Mining Hall of Fame inductee and Diavik co-discoverer Gren Thomas and his daughter Eira Thomas, president and CEO of Lucara Diamond.
Gren tells about how he got into mining, shares the excitement of the Diavik discovery, and gives his views on the current state of Canadian diamond exploration.
Eira offers her own perspective of the Diavik discovery and updates on us Lucara's efforts to recover mega-size diamonds. She also discusses Lucara's new interest in M&A, and its intention to shake up the diamond selling system via a new acquisition named Clara Diamond Solutions Corporation.
Serving as interviewer is Alisha Hiyate, editor of Diamonds in Canada magazine (www.northernminer.com/digital-editions/diamonds-in-canada) and editor-in-chief of Canadian Mining Journal (www.canadianminingjournal.com).
This podcast is sponsored by the Yukon Mining Alliance (www.yukonminingalliance.ca) and the Grosso Group (www.grossogroup.com).
Diamonds an enduring passion for Gren Thomas
Eira Thomas takes the reins at Lucara
"Miami Nights - Main Theme" and "Hiding Your Reality" by Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com)
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Rated 5 out of
Great weekly mining and education podcast
I very much look forward to the new episode each week. It is a great news, company profiles and geologic education podcast.
Date published: 2017-03-28