SOURCE: Brazilian Mining Corporation

May 18, 2010 09:00 ET

Terrax Theia Project Was a Great Success at the SOFEX Conference

GARDNERVILLE, NV--(Marketwire - May 18, 2010) - Brazilian Mining Corporation (PINKSHEETS: BRZM) -- Terrax, Inc., a fully owned subsidiary of Brazilian Mining Corporation. Director of Marketing for Terrax, Inc. Mr. Darrell Cho attended the Special Operations Forces Exhibition and Conference (SOFEX) held in Amman, Jordan, May 11th - 14th. The SOFEX conference is restricted and attendance is by invitation only. At this conference Terrax successfully demonstrated its Theia Project. The Theia system was demonstrated in private sessions (Conference) and shown in the Terrax booth (Exhibition). Mr. Cho was pleased to announce that several inquires were made on purchasing the Theia system as well as several requests for follow-up meetings. Mr. Cho stated that "the interest in the show far outweighed his expectations. The buyers were excited about the new technology." Murray Owen stated, "I was pleased with my discussions about the show with Mr. Cho and look forward to announcing more detailed information shortly."


The SOFEX Conference ( is a four-day event that kicks off with a prominent one-day conference that includes a series of comprehensive and topical seminars delivered by top military officials from around the world, tackling a wide range of issues pertinent to current counterterrorism and homeland security issues. It attracted over 750 participants consisting of high ranking military and government delegations representing 58 countries. The prestigious list of speakers included Jordan's Prime Minister/Minister of Defense on behalf of His Majesty King Abdullah II and His Royal Highness Prince Andrew of Great Britain, as well as presentations by 8 Special Operations Commanders from countries leading the way in Global Security.

The SOFEX Exhibition is expected to surpass the record number of 12,000 participants, 319 Exhibiting Companies, 34 International Pavilions, 380 International Delegates and101 International Delegations headed by Ministers of Defense, Chiefs of Staff and Special Operations Commanders that attended SOFEX 2008 and the impressive $100 Million worth of deals signed at the event.

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 (PINKSHEETS: 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