Process industries

Our technical and industry consulting services support our clients working in technology development, equipment manufacture and operations across the process industries.

We work with our clients involved in the full range of process industries and have proven track record in

  • Chemical processing technology and systems
  • Food and beverage production
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Metals and materials processing and development

Our services are used by our clients across their businesses in areas including:

  • Research and development
  • Product development
  • Process technology and development
  • Equipment design
  • Process system development and design
  • Process facility operational improvement, upgrade and troubleshooting

Our industry-leading simulation and analysis services enable us to offer insight into complex flow, chemical, heat transfer and structural behaviour.  We apply methods including CFD, FEA as well as process simulation and optimisation technology to help our clients design their equipment and maximise the efficiency of their operating facilities.

With many decades of experience in simulation and analysis we often work in advanced areas requiring development of new simulation approaches to meet the most complex challenges faced by our process industry clients in multiphase flow and chemical reactions.

Our design team can support product and system design from concept development to detailed design across disciplines that include process, structural, mechanical and materials.  Our design team will often work with our simulation team to deliver safe, efficient and practical solutions.

Our consultancy services combine our technical expertise with industry and commercial experience to help our clients make informed decisions on investment opportunities, assess and harness technology and improve their business operations using our broad range of experience across the process and other industries.

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