CPFD Software Highly Commended at IChemE Global Awards 2019
The IChemE Global Awards 2019 has announced CPFD Software as Highly Commended in both the 2019 Industry Project Award and the 2019 Innovative Product Award. Thank you again to Viva Energy Australia for their willingness to share their success story with Barracuda Virtual Reactor® at the Geelong Refinery. CPFD Software is honored to have received these commendations.
"This project delivered an excellent outcome, giving us confidence that specific hardware changes would restore the operation of our Cracker to the level we expect – which it did. Our team’s collaborative approach brought together CPFD’s expertise and our refinery knowledge. I regard the use of CPFD as a key step in the digitisation of our refinery activities, and it is great to see this project having an impact on the way other refineries are operated around the world.” - Thys Heyns, Viva Energy's General Manager of Refining
CPFD Software’s proprietary technology, Barracuda Virtual Reactor, is now deployed on 6 continents allowing successes in petrochemicals, gasification, power generation, materials processing and clean energy industries, enabling a sustainable future.
The IChemE Global Awards celebrate chemical and process engineering excellence. Now in their 25th year, they are widely considered the world’s most prestigious chemical engineering awards and recognize outstanding projects, people and companies.
Thank you to the IChemE Global Awards for their continued recognition of chemical and process engineering excellence at the November 7th dinner in Hull, UK.
To learn more:
- Read Viva Energy Australia's more detailed press release.
- Hear Viva Energy Australia tell their story in this webinar recorded based on our joint presentation at the 2018 Asian Refining Technology Conference.
- Read about it in this article published in the September 2018 issue of Hydrocarbon Engineering
- Visit our FCC Resources page for additional information on CPFD's involvement with Refining applications.