Solvo™ for process analysis and heat demand calculation

Fortum Solvo™ Family is a versatile simulator for energy and heat balances. Fortum Solvo™ includes a very wide range of components, allowing the possibility to model practically any power plant process.

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Build process model and optimise processess

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Identify the best suitable operating mode

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Optimise regional heat production at hourly level

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Designed power plant solutions

Solvo™ is a versatile simulator for heat balances. It is intended for designing power plant processess, carrying out process modifications and optimisation. It is an independent offline tool for designers and a online process simulator as part of the TOPi® energy management system.

 

Solvo™ version 5.1 is released (6 June 2014),  Solvo™ 5.1 new features

Fully Windows 7 compatible but still supports Windows XP. Runs parallel to Solvo™ versions 4.0 and 5.0 and has new components: SolarPanel, WindTurbine, HeatPump and GasCondStage. New mediums: ethylene and propylene glycol. Component macro. Improved OLE-interface with Excel. Main value dialog. Reference temperature can be given (previously constant 0°C). Completely new manual. Several other improvements and bug fixes.

Main features of Solvo™

  • Graphical, illustrative, fast and easy to use
  • Large component library including renewable production
  • Only a little data is needed to start modelling
  • Very efficient two-way link with Excel to further analyse the results
  • Support and training are available as required
  • Continuous development of the tool (in use since year 1991)

Solvo™ Family applications

Online for performance monitoring, analysis and optimisation
- Integrated into the power plant process’ information system

Offline for process design and analysis
- Licenses for Design, DesignPlus, O&M and Education

Optimum for quick and easy process analysis (offline tool)
- Tool for plant’s daily performance and operational economy analyses

Portfolio for regional or company’s assets development and analyses
- Large-scale power and heat balance calculations and analyses

Check out Solvo Optimum video on YouTube

Contact us

Ilkka Salmensaari
Product Manager
Tel: +358 50 453 4876
[email protected]

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