(IDEX Online) – The world’s most advanced diamond recovery vessel, the $420m Benguela Gem, is to set sail off the coast of Namibia next week.

The 177-meter ship (pictured) will join Debmarine’s existing five-strong fleet, which dredge thousands of tonnes of sediment fat 90 to 150 meters below the seabed, 12 miles off the south-western coast. 

It is expected to increase Debmarine’s output by about 500,000 carats. Click here to read full article. http://www.idexonline.com/FullArticle?Id=47489