Tools For Decision-Making Support in Biorefineries Development

I.Y. González-Herrera, M. Moya, E. González, E. Castro & C. Pérez-Risquet
Industries integration is a promising source of sustainability. Sugar cane industry must redesign the production processes, including new emerging technologies, in order to retain the status of competitive industry. The integration is a complex process accomplished by engineers where the main problems are alternative generation and alternative comparing. Engineers must execute several subtasks such as factory retrofit, macro-localization, dynamic indicators computing and so on. Process engineering is complex, so, a good computation support is needed....