GIG Research Department aims at responding to rapidly changing gem treatment and synthesis technologies, as well as deepening the world’s understanding of how gems are formed, extracted, manufactured, and sold.

Our team of highly qualified Scientists, Gemologists and Analysts every day is severely committed to spreading awareness and publishing studies and articles on how gems are formed, extracted, treated or grown in lab.

Key areas of research include, but are not limited to: diamonds and synthetic diamonds, coloured stones origins and treatments, cultural heritage materials as well as objects d’Art.

GIG Art is the Research Department section dedicated to Archeological & Cultural Heritage Research Projects.

GIG Art boasts international collaborations and partnerships with universities, museums and institutions known for their contribution in the field of archaeometry.

Thanks to the experience and preparation of our Scientists, GIG Research Department has developed analysis methods and procedures for rocks and especially meteorites.

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Not only gemstones

Our lab is equipped with the latest advanced technology and apparatus able to identify and characterize all kinds of materials.

GIG laboratory offers its services to  Universities, Research Institutes or Companies requiring detailed high-tech analysis.

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