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2011-08-08 07:30:00

VANCOUVER, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Rockwell Diamonds Inc. ("Rockwell" or the "Company") (TSX:RDI; JSE:RDI, OTCBB:RDIAF) announced today that its Saxendrift mine produced a windfall day's production on August 2, 2011 and stated it had received confirmation of the Section 11 cession by the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) for its Tirisano acquisition. An extraordinary day's production at Saxendrift on Tuesday August 2, 2011: On Tuesday August 2, 2011 373 carats were...

2011-08-02 07:30:00

VANCOUVER, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Rockwell Diamonds Inc. ("Rockwell" or the "Company") (TSX: RDI; JSE: RDI; OTCBB: RDIAD) updates the results of preliminary assessments of its alluvial diamond deposits on its properties in South Africa. Rockwell is focused on increasing production to 10,000 carats per month within five years. The Company has the capacity to deliver this growth, organically, through the development of its significant resource base, and is advancing plans to...

2011-07-20 17:40:00

VANCOUVER, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Rockwell Diamonds Inc. ("Rockwell" or the "Company") (TSX: RDI) (JSE: RDI) (OTCBB: RDIAF) announces the results of an independent valuation of the Company and the support of a key strategic shareholder in the current private placement. The valuation, dated February 28, 2011, was conducted by Jennifer Lucas, MBA, CBV, ASA, of Evans & Evans Inc. following an in depth review of the Company's publicly available information and filings in addition...

2011-07-04 07:30:00

VANCOUVER, July 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Rockwell Diamonds Inc. ("Rockwell" or the "Company") (TSX: RDI; JSE: RDI; OTCBB: RDIAF) announces progress with the diamond value management programmes which it recently initiated to enhance diamond recoveries as well as changes to the board of directors and management team. Diamond value management update: Following on from the strategic review which was conducted at the beginning of the 2011 calendar year, Rockwell is taking further...

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