PERTH, AUSTRALIA & BELO HORIZONTE, BRAZIL 6 October 2014: Leading provider of intuitive software solutions and services to the mining industry, MICROMINE, has been honored for a fourth consecutive year at the Top Engineering Awards. The awards ceremony was held Thursday 25 September 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

Following wins in 2011, 2012 and 2013, MICROMINE was again successful in the category of Engineering Mining / Metals / Steel - Software of Exploration, Geology / Production Control of Mines.

Commenting on the award, MICROMINE Brazil Regional Manager, Dr. Beck Nader, said “MICROMINE is honored to have received this significant award for a fourth year in a row. I am thrilled that the outstanding caliber of our solutions has been formally recognised by key industry figures”.

“MICROMINE’s ongoing success in the awards confirms our leadership position within the South American mining sector. The company offers software solutions and services for the entire mining process, and counts many of the region’s most significant mining companies as clients”.

Awarded companies were selected by Direct Research (Contest Ltda.), which heard from engineers associated with the Alumnus Association of the Engineering School of the Federal University of Minas

Gerais. Key decision makers and Directors from leading industry sectors were also responsible for judging entries.

Since establishing a permanent presence in Brazil in 2009, MICROMINE has increased its market share substantially. MICROMINE has become one of the leading providers of software solutions and services to the market. This award is testament to the company’s success within the region.

MICROMINE recently launched the latest version of its namesake exploration and mine design solution, Micromine 2014, and will release the latest versions of its field-logging and mine operations systems, Geobank Mobile 2 and Pitram 2015 shortly. These versions continue the company’s tradition of developing software designed to enhance efficiencies and will further strengthen MICROMINE’s offering to the South American mining community.


With clients in more than 90 countries, MICROMINE is a leading provider of intuitive software solutions for the entire mining process.

MICROMINE understands the software and consultancy needs of exploration and mining operations around the world. Located throughout the world’s major mineral producing capitals, our team is close to clients’ operations. This means MICROMINE can provide local support and services in the client’s language and time zone.

MICROMINE’s intuitive solutions are delivered by a team of specialists who understand the software and how it can be integrated into an operation for maximum results.

For more information, please contact:

Head Office, Australia
Kate Donaldson
Marketing Executive – Global Communications
+61 (0)8 9423 9000

Jacine Crittenden
Marketing Manager – EMEA
+44 (0)20 3176 0080