Downstream
Achieve digital transformation in your refinery with end-to-end solutions from planning to APC, from wellhead to gas tank, and from concept design to operations and maintenance.

Discover how downstream solutions:

  • Quickly solve complex business challenges
  • Model high-fidelity, refinery-wide models
  • Improve refinery reliability, availability and energy use

Create the Digital Refinery

Achieve digitization of refining organizations to apply machine learning, automation of knowledge work, optimization and IIOT connectivity to achieve refinery reliability, profitability, and flexibility.

Enable Refinery-Petrochemical Integration

Select optimal processes, build in product slate flexibility and reduce CAPEX with engineering and operations solutions that effectively design, operate and optimize complex processes, from crude to petrochemicals.

Achieve Operational Excellence

Reduce energy use and costs, increase yields, operate closer to plan, and increase asset availability with engineering, operations, supply chain and asset performance management solutions.
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Downstream Energy Sector Goes Digital

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Global Refinery Deploys Cost Estimation Solution to Accelerate Decision Making and Lower Costs

Phillips66 improves estimating productivity by 85% and reduces estimating variability to +/-15% with a five year before and after analysis of estimates vs. completed projects. Download the case study ...

Case Study
Bangkok Post - Petrochemicals to see growth

Bangkok Post - Petrochemicals to see growth

As domestic and global economies heal, the petrochemicals industry will enjoy healthy demand growth for the next two years, but greater emphasis on productivity technologies is needed to seize this g...

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Secure Your Refinery Profit Margins by Keeping Planning Models Up to Date

See how refineries can keep their profit margins high by maintaining their planning models up to date, in the face of changing operating conditions, using capabilities built in Aspen HYSYS.

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Improve Refinery Margins Using a Refinery-wide Process Model

Improve Refinery Margins Using a Refinery-wide Process Model

See how you can use Aspen Technology solutions to develop a refinery wide process model that would enable refinery process engineers to evaluate the economic impact of operational changes and help pla...

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PETRONAS Refinery Unlocks $8.5 Million USD Per Year in Profit with Scheduling Automation Solution

See how Aspen Petroleum Scheduler and Aspen Refinery Multi-Blend Optimizer™ work together to help solve a refinery scheduling problem to realize a $0.10/bbl USD improvement in crude processed.

Case Study
Five Best Practices for Refineries-Maximizing Profit Margins Through Process Engineering

Five Best Practices for Refineries-Maximizing Profit Margins Through Process Engineering

Learn the five best practices in process simulation technology used by refinery experts to optimize refinery operations and maximize profits.

White Paper

Statoil Seeks Standardization to Optimize Offshore Operations

Are you exploring all avenues to enhance operational productivity, efficiency and safety at your plant? Download this article to learn how Statoil introduced one standard solution for storing and pres...

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Eni Develops New APC Application and Achieves Significant Benefits — All within Six Weeks

Eni Develops New APC Application and Achieves Significant Benefits - All Within 6 Weeks

Find out how global energy company Eni uses AspenTech’s innovative Adaptive Process Control to pilot new applications, optimize performance, and reduce maintenance time and effort.

Case Study
European Refiner Tackles Heat Exchange Issues and Saves Millions in the Process

European Refiner Tackles Heat Exchange Issues and Saves Millions in the Process

Learn how INEOS refinery saved $4 MM per year by implementing an automated fouling monitoring application utilizing Aspen HYSYS, Aspen EDR and MS Excel.

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Leading Refiner Reduces Planning Run Times from Hours to Minutes and Finds Profitable Solutions

Leading Refiner Reduces Planning Run Times from Hours to Minutes and Finds Profitable Solutions

Learn how this world leader in refining reduced planning runtime from 30 hours to 90 minutes, making the process 95% faster and allowing them to respond to market changes much faster.

Case Study
LG Chem Significantly Increases Plant Capacity and Reduces Energy Usage

LG Chem Significantly Increases Plant Capacity and Reduces Energy Usage

LG Chem increases capacity by 15% and saves energy through heat integration using Aspen Plus®, Aspen Energy Analyzer, and Aspen Exchanger Design and Rating

Case Study

PEMEX Out-Performs Industry Benchmarks for Major Capital Projects Estimating

Learn how PEMEX achieved less than 15% estimating variance over a five-year period with 30 major refining projects.

Case Study
Reliance Industries Ltd Troubleshoots with Aspen Plus and Saves $2.4M USD per Year

Reliance Industries Ltd Troubleshoots with Aspen Plus and Saves $2.4M USD per Year

Reliance, an Indian conglomerate, built an Aspen Plus model in-house for a distillation column revamp with Aspen Plus which resulted in increased production by $2.4M/year. Learn how they saved money b...