This year's World Resources Forum will take place in Antwerp, 24 to 27 February, putting its focus on closing resource loops and circular economy in practice. We will participate in the side event "Industrial Symbiosis in Europe", co-organized together with other 8 SPIRE projects. 

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Congratulations to our partner GR3N for winning the 2018 Innovation Radar Prize with their breakthrough technology for PET upcycling!

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We will be present at Ecomondo 2018 in Rimini on next November, 6th-9th. A special conference has been organized dedicated to industrial symbiosis applications in real industrial contexts. 

The developed LCSA tool will be demonstrated during the conference as well as the tool for the energy demand-response scheduling and planning. 

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SYMBIOPTIMA and the SIMS software have be presented at ACHEMA 2018 by SPIRAX SARCO. SIMS enables monitoring, diagnostics and communications across steam plant and packaged systems. The technology delivers meaningful energy management and system performance data to the user allowing the optimisation of the steam system and subsequent efficiency improvements.

ACHEMA 2018 took place in Frankfurt  (June 11-15, 2018).

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The Process Industry Conference that took place on 19th September in Brussels gathered all the relevant stakeholders for the European Process Industry. The day was dedicated to picturing the future EU process industry (download presentations here) and pitching SPIRE project.


On 2nd March 2017 Andrew Marshall (Spirax Sarco Ltd) presented Symbioptima at the IOR's International Refrigeration Committee, focused on the business opportunities of environmental policy and international energy reduction targets: what are the drivers and successes to date in achieving energy efficiency savings and lowering emissions?

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Download presentation Case Study SYMBIOPTIMA Smart Thermal Grid Data Storage.