News - 2014


Optimation is a part of the GranuReg project

In strategic innovation program Process Industrial IT and Automation, PiiA, Vinnova invests SEK 4 million on GranuReg (GranuReg), where Optimation is a participant with Umeå University, LKAB and Algoryx. The project extends from august 2014 until december 2016 and the total budget is SEK 8 million, of which half is invested by industrial parties.

The project aims at creating new knowledge, methods and tools for design, control and optimization of industrial processes with granular flows. New methods and tools will be applied and demonstrated in the production of raw pellets at LKAB's pellet plant, for increased production capacity and increased pellet quality.