SOURCE: Brazilian Mining Corporation

May 20, 2010 08:30 ET

Terrax Announces Details on $20 Million Order

GARDNERVILLE, NV--(Marketwire - May 20, 2010) - Terrax, Inc., a fully owned subsidiary of Brazilian Mining Corporation (PINKSHEETS: BRZM),  announced today that for the past several months they have been in contact with key security officials for the Government of Pakistan regarding the inclusion of the Terrax Theia system in direct and grant procurements. Local, provincial, and federal senior officials have expressed their strong support to get the Terrax Theia system procured and deployed as quickly as possible to help address serious security concerns within Pakistan and the region.

Yesterday, in Peshawar, Pakistan, the Minister of Industries and Commerce for Pakistan, The Honorable Syed Ahmad Hussain Shah, stated that; "The 20 million dollars worth of Terrax Theia systems procured through grants and scheduled to be delivered and deployed in the next several months, will greatly help improve the security situation in Pakistan. The systems will provide valuable information for security officials to prevent terrorist incidents from occurring and will save lives."

Peshawar further stated that, "The inclusion and approval of $20 million of the Terrax equipment in grant requests represents a significant step forward in battling terrorism. This is perhaps the greatest technological advance in the security industry and Pakistan will be one of the first countries to receive the Terrax equipment. The Terrax Theia system, screens people, without violating anyone's privacy, and provides real time information to detect and identify people who have or have been in contact with explosives. We are excited about the deployment of these systems. The 20 million dollars of Terrax Theia system is a good start and will greatly help the security situation in Pakistan and Afghanistan."

About Terrax, Inc.

Founded in 2000, Terrax is a solutions integrator of image data and hyperspectral imaging to provide real time detection and alert systems for civilian applications. More information can be found at

About Brazilian Mining

Brazilian Mining (BRZM) focuses on evaluating various potential acquisitions. Previously, it engaged in exploring and mining diamond properties in Brazil. Terrax, Inc. is now a fully owned subsidiary of Brazilian Mining Corporation. The company is based in Gardnerville, Nevada.

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Contact Information

  • For further information please contact:
    Michael J. Dillon
    (775) 782-9157
    Brazilian Mining Company
    1528 Highway 395 N, Suite 206
    Gardnerville, NV 89410