AATA International, Inc. won a grant from the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade to attend the huge Asian International Mining Expo in Sydney, Australia. The grant provided funds to offset some of the travel expenses. AATA represented Colorado with its international environmental and social management, permitting, and technical services. Meetings were held with project exhibitors, attendees, foreign country representatives, the US Dept of Commerce, and various Australian and international equipment companies. AIMEX was held in the Sydney Olympic Park, site of the 2000 Summer Olympics. A briefing will be held by OEDIT on October 8th in Denver.