Facets Sri Lanka 2017

Show Service Laboratory Facets Sri Lanka 31 August – 3 September 2017 Booth C16-17, Hall C, BMICH, Colombo, Sri Lanka [...]

Update on Colored Gemstone Mining in Tanzania

FEATURED ARTICLE Update on Colored Gemstone Mining in Tanzania ___________________________ by Vincent Pardieu and [...]

By | May 31st, 2017|Categories: LAB NOTE|Tags: , |

Preliminary Study on Rubies Reportedly from Pokot, Kenya

FEATURED ARTICLE Preliminary Study on Rubies Reportedly from Pokot, Kenya ___________________________ by Sudarat Saeseaw, [...]

By | May 31st, 2017|Categories: LAB NOTE|Tags: |

[Video] GIA Field Expedition FE75 to Mogok, Myanmar (Burma)

With this new short GIA field expedition video you will discover some aspects of the GIA Field Expedition FE75 that took place in Dec 2015 to the Mogok area in Myanmar (Burma) in order to collect some reference samples to be added to the GIA reference collection. One of the highlights was the visit of the Dattaw ruby mine, one of the most famous mine in Mogok. It was a great occasion to witness the evolution of the gem mining activity in what remain one of the most active gem mining areas in the world. Enjoy!

By | August 8th, 2016|Categories: FIELD REPORT, HIGHLIGHT|Tags: , , , |