Gexcon Announces New CEO

Gexcon Announces New CEO

Gexcon is pleased to announce that our Board of Directors has appointed Trygve Birkeli as our new corporate Chief Executive Officer. Trygve has extensive international experience with a track record of leading high-performing teams. Before joining Gexcon in 2018 as an Executive Vice President, he successfully held multiple senior positions

Longship Fund II Acquires Gexcon AS

Longship Fund II Acquires Gexcon AS

Longship Fund II (“Longship”) has as of February 19th, 2021 acquired 100% of the shares in Gexcon AS from NORCE Norwegian Research Centre AS (“NORCE”).  Gexcon is a global leader in process safety software, safety consulting and testing services, and specializes in analysis of dispersion, explosion and fire related risk and consequences. Based on experience developed in cooperation

Join the hydrogen safety challenges discussion with industry experts

Join the hydrogen safety challenges discussion with industry experts

We are pleased to invite you to join industry experts from Gexcon, Shell, Engie and Wales & West Utilities for an exclusive panel debate where they will be discussing topics surrounding Hydrogen Safety Challenges for the Energy Transition. The main discussion points at this panel debate are as follows: Perceptions within the hydrogen industry around safety

Gexcon promotes knowledge on 2D and 3D modeling via a webinar hosted by PETROPERU

Gexcon promotes knowledge on 2D and 3D modeling via a webinar hosted by PETROPERU

English Version On December 14, Dr. Franz Zdravistch presented at “Dispersion, leaks, explosion and 2D and 3D modeling” webinar hosted by PETROPERU S.A. Over 200 people from Peru and neighboring countries people attended the webinar. During his presentation, Dr. Franz Zdravistch covered the fundamental physical concepts of ventilation, gas leaks, dispersion, explosions

FLACS-CFD 20.2 is Now LIVE!

FLACS-CFD 20.2 is Now LIVE!

FLACS-CFD 20.2 is now live – a minor software update to improve the user experience. The update does not include any critical changes and includes a number of bug fixes in response to customer feedback. A major update to Gexcon’s flagship computational fluid dynamics software went live at the beginning

Gexcon and VIAS partnering to provide advanced engineering software solutions in North America

Gexcon and VIAS partnering to provide advanced engineering software solutions in North America

(Bergen, Norway, November 10, 2020) Gexcon, a world leading company in process safety and risk management, and VIAS (Virtual Integrated Analytics Solutions), a company specializing in scientific simulation-based engineering solutions using virtual design experience and data analytics, have entered into a strategic partnership to provide state-of-the-art solutions to clients in

Gexcon Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Nayara Energy and IIT Delhi to set up Centre of Excellence (COE) in Process Safety and Risk Management

Gexcon Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Nayara Energy and IIT Delhi to set up Centre of Excellence (COE) in Process Safety and Risk Management

Nayara Energy, a new-age integrated downstream energy company, signed a tripartite memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Foundation for Innovation & Technology Transfer (FITT), IIT-Delhi and Gexcon to further progress development and implementation of process safety and risk management standards. The MOU will enable Nayara Energy to advance its operational

Gexcon’s Chief Training Officer presented on the importance of safety in the transition towards clean and renewable energy at Mexico’s Anáhuac University’s Business and Energy Forum 2020

Gexcon’s Chief Training Officer presented on the importance of safety in the transition towards clean and renewable energy at Mexico’s Anáhuac University’s Business and Energy Forum 2020

(Spanish version below) Gexcon’s Dr. Franz Zdravistch presented on the importance of understanding hazards and maintaining safety in the hydrogen industry. On October 15th, Dr. Franz Zdravistch, Gexcon’s Chief Training Officer, spoke about hydrogen safety during Mexico’s Business and Energy Forum 2020 held virtually by the Anáhuac University. Dr. Zdravistch

Shell FRED 2020 is Now Live

Shell FRED 2020 is Now Live

We are pleased to announce that Shell FRED 2020 is now live and available for download. Based on 40 years of operator development, Shell FRED 2020 generates fast and reliable predictions with validation credentials unrivaled in the market. Developed in collaboration with users, the software update offers a new, updated interface

Gexcon to Present at Anáhuac University Mexico’s Business and Energy Forum 2020

Gexcon to Present at Anáhuac University Mexico’s Business and Energy Forum 2020

Gexcon US’s Business Development Director, Mr. Miguel Navarro, and Gexcon AS’s Principal Engineer and Chief Training Officer, Dr. Franz Zdravistch, will be presenting at Anáhuac University Mexico’s Business and Energy Forum 2020 that will be held from October 12th to 16th. This year’s forum’s main topic is “Compliance with SDG 7: Towards a Transition to Affordable and Non-Pollutant Energy”. The

New Paper shows CAM Model in Shell FRED performs well in predicting DDT

New Paper shows CAM Model in Shell FRED performs well in predicting DDT

The Shell FRED (Fire, Release, Explosion, and Dispersion) tool is a well-validated software tool for the prediction of the hazardous effects of accidental or intentional releases and is supported by over 40 years of physical testing and validation. A paper released in the July 2020 edition of the Journal of

FLACS-CFD 20 coming soon

FLACS-CFD 20 coming soon

Gexcon is set to launch a major update to its flagship consequence modelling software later this year to offer users greater flexibility, digitalisation and integration capabilities. FLACS-CFD 20 will replace FLACS 10.9 from this autumn and represents a significant software upgrade, building on more than 40 years of industrial safety

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