For outstanding international success in the professional business services including legal, accounting, administration and support services, business management, marketing services, franchising and licensing, engineering, financial and insurance, market research and translation services.  

03 Nov 2021

CMAX Clinical Research (SA)

CMAX national finalist 2021 

One of Australia’s longest established and most experienced independent facilities for clinical trials, CMAX applies the highest safety and quality standards to deliver trials which enable accelerated drug development and approvals. Our custom-built facility, located in the heart of Adelaide’s BioMed City, is equipped with 66 inpatient beds and a dedicated outpatient suite. Over 27 years, CMAX has developed strong working relationships with medical experts and pharmacology specialists.

CMAX services are of particular interest to global biopharmaceutical and device companies in USA and Asia, where regulatory approval processes are slower. Against a backdrop of steadily increasing demand, CMAX export sales almost doubled in the 2020-21 financial year due to pandemic-related industry disruptions.

Contract Electrical Queensland (QLD) 

Contract Electrical Queensland (CEQ) supports and delivers complex projects across the Asia Pacific’s water infrastructure, industrial, mining and energy sectors. 

CEQ is unique in its export of both services and expertise, passing on the knowledge that makes Australian electricians knowledgeable, competent and safe. This sees its pacific partners develop highly skilled electrical workers in their own markets, reducing the need for expat labour and giving CEQ a competitive edge.

CEQ’s current operations span PNG, Thailand, Macau, Fiji and New Zealand. Customers span construction companies, government-backed entities, aid agencies and tier 1 builders. In 2019 CEQ partnered with the Australia Pacific Technical Coalition to formally train its PNG and Fiji staff, giving local industries the lasting benefit of an upskilled labour force.

Link Digital (ACT)

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Link Digital’s products and services allow clients to spend more time using their data, rather than searching for it. Championing the benefits of open data and is use in public sector efficiency, economic growth in the private sector and social welfare, Link offers a suite of bespoke digital data services. These include hosting and storage solutions to custom business-based indexing, cataloguing and visualisation experiences. 

With a workforce distributed throughout Australia, Europe and Asia, Link currently holds contracts in New Caledonia, Canada, Japan and Saudi Arabia. In the last 12 months, the company has appointed two senior sales managers and established a second operations team in Vietnam. Link’s export revenue has risen from 8.4% to 35% over the last four years.

Metallurgical Systems (NSW)

Metallurgical national finalist 2021 

The resources sector has fallen 40% behind comparable industries in digital transformation. Metallurgical Systems answers the call to catch up with its world-leading software suite.Metallurgical Intelligence® offers the most advanced mineral processing plant optimisation suite in the market via four fully integrated solutions. This provides plant operators with a highly effective shortcut to digital innovation, efficiency and sustainability.

Founded in 2010, Metallurgical Systems currently exports its innovative, purpose-built software to Kazakhstan, Peru, the US, Laos, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Namibia, Malawi, Zambia and South Africa. The company works with the operators of major offshore resources plants including MMG, Paladin Energy, OceanaGold and Glencore. Metallurgical Systems saw significant growth in revenue from 2015 to 2021, with 100% derived from exports.


Cambridge Boxhill Language Assessment national finalist 2021 

OET is the world’s only international English language test for healthcare professionals.

It assesses the English language proficiency of overseas-trained healthcare professionals seeking to register and practise in an English-speaking environment. The test is accepted in all major English-speaking countries, including in Australia, the US, and the UK.An Australian innovation, OET was developed in the late 1980s and today is the global leader in healthcare communication.

OET boasts a network of more than 300 professional and secure test locations in more than 50 countries as well as a remote-proctored test that can be delivered anywhere in the world.

Orway IQ (WA)

Orway IQ national finalist 2021 

A joint venture drawing on the expertise of Orway Mineral Consultants and Process IQ, Orway IQ provides mining clients in the minerals processing industry with a cloud-based consulting service that applies process models and analysis to real-time plant data. 

Orway IQ’s Mill Remote Optimisation Consulting and Coaching (MillROC) product provides a solution to inconsistent and sub-optimal mineral processing plant performance, also reducing the need for physical consulting resources to travel to remote mining sites. 

MillROC is currently employed in Australia, Mexico, Panama, Senegal, Ghana, Guinee, Egypt, and Côte d'Ivoire. Clients include major global mining companies like BHP, Gold Fields, First Quantum Minerals, Perseus Mining, Resolute Mining, Evolution Mining and Torex Gold.

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