Ensure safety, sustainability and operational excellence
The petrochemical industry is faced with volatile feedstock costs, cyclical product prices and increasing pressure to reduce its impact on the
environment. Complex, integrated supply chains are the norm. Optimizing your supply chain is critical to achieving operational excellence and
the overall objective of maximizing return on capital while ensuring safety and sustainability.
Do your planning processes allow you to overcome these challenges to take advantage of the opportunities supply chain optimization offers?
intelligent supply chain planning & optimization software enables petrochemical companies to increase throughput and yield, reduce the consumption
of energy, reduce inventory and improve customer service throughout the petrochemical supply chain realities of your business.
Strengthen your competitive edge with Quintiq's supply chain planning & optimization software.
SALES & OPERATIONS PLANNING
Plan for a profitable future
Optimization of the petrochemical value chain starts with making the correct investment decisions, which requires analysis of multiple possible
economic scenarios. You're then able to make the changes required to optimize future performance, evaluate long-term investments
in production and distribution facilities and so achieve your long-term goals.
Sales & Operations Planning
Sales & operations planning
Master the ongoing trade-off between customer response times, production efficiency and inventory
Quintiq supports you in determining what to produce and where, and what feedstocks to purchase and how to transport and store them. With
full visibility into sales, marketing, finance, production and supply chain operations, you can make business decisions with confidence.
Enable your planners to make the decisions in line with your KPIs for customer satisfaction, cost, productivity, and profitability
Accurate demand forecasts
Benefit from increased accuracy and frequency of demand forecasting
Complete supply chain visibility
Fulfill demand at minimum cost when you plan with a comprehensive view of your supply chain
Reliable lead times
Make delivery promises with confidence
Achieve operation excellence and customer satisfaction
Intelligent planning of an integrated petrochemical complex is essential for operational excellence and customer satisfaction. Yet true optimization
is beyond the capacity of traditional planning systems when plans must take into account the cost of alternative feedstocks and the many
production constraints. Quintiq's standard software is configured to model the capacity, processes and constraints unique to your business
in order to provide truly optimal production schedules.
Model the entire petrochemical complex from feedstock receipt to shipment of finished products
Select the optimum olefins plant feed stocks and allocate them to specific pyrolysis furnaces
Optimize against constraints
Determine the optimum operating conditions for each unit to maximize production and minimize energy costs taking into account
feedstock quality and all relevant constraints
Schedule furnace decoking, equipment cleaning and maintenance
Optimize polymer grade changes to minimize transition time
Ensure efficient and timely delivery
Your customers are spread around the globe and require a wide variety of different quality and grades of materials as feedstocks. Ensuring
the efficient and timely delivery of these materials from the production site to the customer while managing inventory levels requires
optimization of the supply chain as a whole. Quintiq supports petrochemical companies in planning and optimizing distribution between
manufacturing sites and to customers. With Quintiq, you can optimize your global distribution network and the inventory of each
product at each location to provide superior customer satisfaction.
Discover how O&G supply chain integration and optimization can boost your bottom line