Gemcom Software International has acquired the business of Australian-based TeamTech. Included in the acquisition of the TeamTech business are its mine site productivity software applications, intellectual property, trademarks, and a strong client base. Additionally, TeamTech staff have joined Gemcom in product management, services and software development roles. All this adds new capabilities to Gemcom InSitetm

TeamTech software and services are complementary to Gemcom InSite, Gemcom's mine performance management solution. TeamTech product offerings include components for enterprise systems integration, plant performance optimisation, mining activity optmisation, mineral and metal product management, production accounting, and travel and accommodation bookings. Since 1998, their services staff have worked with leading mining companies all over the world, delivering solutions spanning mining and plant operations.

With the mining industry seeking solutions that increase productivity and reduce costs, I am excited about the additional benefits the TeamTech products and services offer, said Rick Moignard, Gemcom's President and CEO TeamTech brings to Gemcom a wealth of experience in deploying enterprise solutions, along with a strong, profitable business, and a global client base that includes some of the industry's best known players.

TeamTech has worked closely with our clients over the past 10 years to develop mining software solutions that make an immediate, positive impact on their operations. Like Gemcom, we understand the challenges of managing and driving the productivity of large industrial assets. said Simon Stone, founder, President and CEO of TeamTech, who is joining Gemcom. For more information about TeamTech products, visit

John Chadwick is editor/proprietor of International Mining magazine -