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Diamond Foundry Acquires Audiatec Of Germany

Diamond Foundry, based in the United States, has acquired Augsburg Diamond Technology, also known as Audiatec.

Audiatec, located in Germany, was founded in 2015 to produce diamond wafers for usage in jewellery and industrial. Audiatec use CVD (chemical vapour deposition) to make monocrystalline diamonds on discs. "Right from the start, we had a good feeling about a possible collaboration with Diamond Foundry," said Audiatec CEO Stefan Gsell. "We previously laid the groundwork for diamond synthesis over a large area with our revolutionary process. As a result, we are excited to collaborate and further develop the diamond synthesis process." Diamond Foundry is based in California and is valued at $US1.8 billion in 2021.

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Billionaire Laurence Graff paid a record-breaking $46.1 million for a magnificent vivid pink diamond weighing 24.78 carats. Originally owned by his competitor Harry Winston, it now carries graff’s name and is a part of the legendary collection of rare diamonds.

We usually advise brilliant round diamonds with a cut grade of very good, ideal, or super ideal for engagement rings (also known as hearts and arrows). A high cut grade maximises a diamond’s beauty for a given carat weight.

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It’s crucial to have a concept of what you might prefer before starting your search because it will enable you to focus on fewer of the many engagement ring possibilities that are now available. Also, when you initially start browsing, it helps to have a few distinct design concepts and the overall budget because the variety can be overwhelming.

Here are Engagement Ring Trends 2023:

1. Modern Art-Deco
2. Colored Stones
3. Lab-Grown Diamonds
4. East-West Settings
5. Multiple Large Stones

The traditional round diamond form, which is the most common, may come to mind when you think of diamonds. But if you want something different, a tonne of alternative forms may be found to suit your unique taste and style. Each diamond shape has its own fire and brilliance because they are cut to different standards, altering how they reflect light.

The most popular kinds of diamonds are listed below:

1. Round Brilliant Cut Diamonds
2. Princess-Cut Diamonds
3. Marquise-Cut Diamonds
4. Cushion-Cut Diamonds
5. Emerald-Cut Diamonds
6. Radiant-Cut Diamonds
7. Pear-Shaped Diamonds
8. Oval Diamonds
9. Asscher-Cut Diamonds