KBC Advanced Technologies, a global provider of software and
consulting solutions, signed a contract with Japanese refiner
TonenGeneral Sekiyu, the companies announced on Friday.
Under the multi-million US dollar contract, KBC will provide a
five-year licence for Petro-SIM, selected SIM models
and software services to TonenGeneral.
The contract will include initial software implementation
After a thorough evaluation of process simulation
packages, we chose KBCs Petro-SIM and selected
SIM reactor models. We look forward to working with KBC,
said Yoshihiro Sato, general manager of TonenGeneral.
We are pleased that TonenGeneral has selected KBC
software and initial implementation services and look forward
to adding significant value to the four refineries including
Kyokuto Petroleum Industries Ltd, equity company of
TonenGeneral, over the next five years, added Ian
Godden, chairman of KBC.