Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc. adds ProPlan production planning software from Ingenious Inc.
Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc. adds ProPlan production planning software from Ingenious Inc
Houston, May 10, 2006 – Ingenious Inc. reports that Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Suncor Energy Inc., has added Ingenious’s ProPlan production planning software to assist with long term production planning and strategy decisions. Suncor signed a multi-year multi-license deal that would enable them to use ProPlan across their network.
ProPlan is an advanced production planning simulator that facilitates the economic optimization and planning of plant operations using a powerful Linear and non-linear programming optimizer. ProPlan utilizes a graphical user-interface and generates detailed material balance and reports of each unit operation along with financial analysis. The simulator uses non-linear equations to predict yields, product properties, and the consumption of utilities. Typical ProPlan users are business managers and process engineers in strategic planning, feasibility study and crude oil trading departments.
Suncor Energy Inc.
Suncor Energy Inc. is an integrated energy company headquartered in Calgary, Alberta. Suncor’s oil sands business, located near Fort McMurray, Alberta, extracts and upgrades oil sands and markets refinery feedstock and diesel fuel, while operations throughout western Canada produce natural gas. Suncor operates a refining and marketing business in Ontario with retail distribution under the Sunoco brand. U.S.A. downstream assets include pipeline and refining operations in Colorado and Wyoming and retail sales in the Denver area under the Phillips 66 brand. Suncor’s common shares (symbol: SU) are listed on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges.
Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc. is an authorized licensee of the Phillips 66 brand and marks in the state of Colorado. Sunoco in Canada is separate and unrelated to Sunoco in the United States, which is owned by Sunoco, Inc. of Philadelphia.
Ingenious Inc is a fast growing software company that provides software solutions for real time training & optimization (RPO) and advanced production planning & scheduling (APS) for the process industries. We have over 50 clients globally, including several Fortune Global 500 companies. Ingenious Inc is a Houston Technology Center Client company. For more information, please visit our website at www.ingenious.cc.
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