Neste Engineering Solutions delivers over 20 NAPCON Controller applications to Borealis
Press release / 29 Nov 2018
Neste Engineering Solutions has been awarded the renewal of Borealis Porvoo Aromatics Plant platform covering Advanced Process Control System (APC) with NAPCON Controller. The delivery contains over 20 NAPCON Controller applications, which control and optimize cumene, benzene and, phenol processes of the aromatics plant.
Delivery will be made with the recently released version of the NAPCON software (version 8.4.) New solutions will be implemented on virtualized hardware with a Distributed Control System (DCS) integrated web-based user interface and with a redundancy secured OPC UA connection to DCS.
“We have previously received great results with NAPCON software. NAPCON Team continuously thrive for improving the products and genuinely listen customer feedback and implement the requests based on our actual needs “, says Petteri Timonen, Automation Engineer, Borealis.
“We are happy that our good collaboration with Borealis continues and we are able to deliver continuous added value to our customer. NAPCON solutions offer, in addition to production optimization, also great savings through improved energy efficiency”, says Perttu Tuomaala, Head of NAPCON, Neste Engineering Solutions.
More information on NAPCON products to make your production, logistics, training, data analysis and reporting more effective can be found on www.napconsuite.com.
Further information: Joanna Viileinen, Communication and Marketing Specialist, NAPCON, Neste Engineering Solutions Oy, tel. +358 50458 9557, joanna.viileinen(at)neste.com
Borealis in brief
Borealis is a leading provider of innovative solutions in the fields of polyolefins, base chemicals and fertilizers. With its head office in Vienna, Austria, the company currently has around 6,600 employees and operates in over 120 countries. Borealis generated EUR 7.5 billion in sales revenue and a net profit of EUR 1,095 million in 2017. Mubadala, through its holding company, owns 64% of the company, with the remaining 36% belonging to Austria-based OMV, an integrated, international oil and gas company. Borealis provides services and products to customers around the world in collaboration with Borouge, a joint venture with the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC). www.borealisgroup.com
Neste Engineering Solutions in brief
Neste Engineering Solutions offers high quality technology and engineering services, including engineering, procurement, construction and project management services for the Oil & Gas, Petrochemicals and Bio-industries. Our NAPCON products enhance process industry production optimization, quality and logistics, as well as operator training with simulators and games. We work in close cooperation with our strategic customers and have world-class knowhow in technology development and industrial investment projects. In addition to our head office in Porvoo, Finland, we operate in international Neste locations such as Singapore, Abu Dhabi, Rotterdam, Gothenburg, and in selected customer project sites. Neste Engineering Solutions employ approx. 1500 engineering professionals globally. Read more: neste.com/engineeringsolutions, napconsuite.com
Neste in brief
Neste (NESTE, Nasdaq Helsinki) creates sustainable solutions for transport, business, and consumer needs. Our wide range of renewable products enable our customers to reduce climate emissions. We are the world’s largest producer of renewable diesel refined from waste and residues, introducing renewable solutions also to the aviation and plastics industries. We are also a technologically advanced refiner of high-quality oil products. We want to be a reliable partner with widely valued expertise, research, and sustainable operations. In 2017, Neste’s revenue stood at EUR 13.2 billion. In 2018, Neste placed 2nd on the Global 100 list of the most sustainable companies in the world. Read more: neste.com