GEM 3D is a professional metrology company based in North Wales with over 25 years experience. We specialise in capturing, analysing and providing 3D Data using the very latest hardware and software.

We can support all stages of reverse engineering, Jig and Tool Inspection, Part Inspection, Jig calibration and As Built surveys.

Whether you need a simple point cloud of a small part to a full "As Built" model of a production line, GEM 3D can support your project.

Reverse Engineering & 3D Design

GEM 3D can produce as built data for both large and small Items. We can handle data for Items as small as jewellery to a complete As Built factory. Some of the typical services we provide are:

  • Supply of 2D + 3D data pack ready for manufacture.

  • BIM Models for the construction industry.

  • Modelling of existing infrastructure and pipe work.

  • Simulation videos for planning applications (Domestic and Commercial)

  • Reverse engineering of complicated Engineering components and surfaces.

  • As Built production Line Modelling,

  • Clash analysis for Retro fit modifications to structures.

  • Engineering relocation Projects

  • As built feature based models can be produced for on-going product development.

  • Landlord Inspections

Laser Scanning

Here at GEM 3D we have access to various instruments allowing us to tailor our service to the project needs. We will always discuss your requirements and select the appropriate hardware to achieve the appropriate results.

We can act as a service provider scanning/collecting data or include this service as part of an engineering package. The typical hardware we would use include.

  • Faro Focus Scanner - Long Range scanning.

  • Freestyle scanner - Medium Range.

  • Romer / Faro Scan Arms - Close range / tight tolerance + feature probe.

  • Creaform Handy scan - Close range / tight tolerance.

Contract Measurement

GEM 3D has over 20 years experience working in Metrology within the Aerospace industry. Some of the typical services we provide are:

  • Jig and Tool Building, setting and Re-certification.

  • On-site setting Support.

  • On site resource support.

  • Inspection data analysis.

  • Colour mapping inspection with scan data

  • Alignment analysis.

  • Installation and validate USMN.

  • Marking Out.

  • Site Surveys.


  • Measurement of parts up to 3500*1200*1000 on LK CMM

  • In house programming using Nikon Software.

  • We can support you with Off-line programming using Nikon software.

  • On-site programming / operating support is also available using Nikon & PC-Dmis software.