Friday, November 20, 2015

Webinar Recording - What's New in PRO/II 9.4

Check out the latest features in PRO/II 9.4!

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Announcing the release of SimSci's first online training modules

Announcing the release of SimSci’s first online training modules:
·         The Getting Started with PRO/II series of Online Training videos are designed for the first time software user.
    • Part 1 covers the Basics of using SimSci PRO/II software.
    • Part 2 introduces the Most Commonly Used Features and discusses Global Simulation Defaults.
    • Part 3 reviews the various ways data can be reported and displayed in PRO/II.
·         Getting Started with PRO/II 9.3 – Part 1: Register here.
o   This tutorial provides a general introduction to SimSci, PRO/II, and simulation using PRO/II. In this tutorial, you will build a simulation using 7 steps
·         Getting Started with PRO/II 9.3 – Part 2: Register here.
o   This tutorial reviews some of PRO/II’s most commonly used features and includes hands on exercises.  Global Simulation Defaults are also discussed.
·         Getting Started with PRO/II 9.3 – Part 3: Coming in 2016

Upcoming US Classroom training: Register here.  
·         Introduction to ROMeo
Dec. 7-10
·         Introduction to Material Balance Module
Dec. 11

Registration is also open for all 2016 training classes.  Register here.

Friday, November 6, 2015

Announcing the release of VISUAL FLARE 5.7.1

VISUAL FLARE® 5.7.1 – is now available on the
What is it?
VISUAL FLARE® is a rigorous, steady state, fluid flow simulator that helps engineers design, model, and document oil & gas, refining, petrochemical, and chemical flare networks. While VISUAL FLARE is fast, reliable, and accurate, it provides solutions for applications that range from line sizing and vessel depressurization to the rating of complex relief systems.

Why is this important?
VISUAL FLARE® provides:
·         Safer designs
·         Improved plant operation
·         Faster regulatory documents, compliance
·         More efficient flare network modeling
·         Reduced capital cost
·         Reduced operating cost
VISUAL FLARE® can be used across numerous industries, including oil & gas production, gas processing, refining, petrochemicals, chemicals, engineering & construction,  and consultancy.
What is new?
VISUAL FLARE® version 5.7.1 represents these updates:
·         Inclusion of DIPPR databanks
·         Support for local Microsoft Office 365
·         Defect fixes

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Announcing the release of PRO/II 9.4 & Free Overview Webinar on 19Nov

PRO/II 9.4 New Features Register
Thursday, November 19, 2015
10:00 am  |  Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00)

PRO/II® 9.4 – is now available on the
What is it?
PRO/II® is a steady-state, multiphase process simulator that enables customers improved process design and operational analysis. It is designed to perform rigorous heat and material balance calculations and engineering studies for a wide range of chemical processes.
Why is this important?
PRO/II® can help:
·      Lower capital and operating costs
·      Provide greater plant profitability and product quality
·      Improve plant design with more flexible plant models
·      Accelerate process troubleshooting and debottlenecking
·      Increase process engineering productivity 
·      Reduce learning curve for complex plant models
Simply stated, PRO/II offers the chemical, petroleum, natural gas, solids processing, and polymer industries the most comprehensive process simulation solution available today.
What is new?
PRO/II® version 9.4 represents numerous new features and improvements, including:
·      Ease of Use/Calculations
     Ribbon look of double precision graphical user interface
     Unit operation tooltips, property list toggle, and Property list selection for tooltip and display
     Tighten default tolerances, standard volumetric flow consistency, and partial import of UOM
·      Component Data
     Integration of ChemApp, DIPPR 2015, OLI Engine 9.2.3; support for OLI DBS File containerization
     Solid fuel characterization
     Editable CAPE OPEN component properties
·      Unit Operations
     Entrainment options, phase fraction spec in rigorous HX, and bubble/dew point conditions for reference streams
     Approach temperature for individual reactions in Gibbs reactor
·      User Added Subroutines (UAS)
     UAS parameters accessible for controllers, MVC, case study and additional UAS variables
     Improved interface for UAS data entry, UAUOP and new UAS unit operation table
·      Reporting
     Simulation comparison tool 
     Water free composition report and automated report of critical properties on HX heat curves
     Line and vessel sizing utilities
     Mass balance in Message box and Tools/Spreadsheet

PRO/II 9.4 New Features Register
Thursday, November 19, 2015
10:00 am  |  Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00)