Financial Operational Modelling at PCS

Geoff Benson
Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan

An overview will be given of the various kinds of models developed at PCS over the last decade to assist in business decision making. These will include production planning and distribution models, production costing models, detailed financial models and some probabilistic models. The tools, concepts and techniques used in the creation of the models will be outlined.

Modelling Energy Consumption at the CCRL Refinery/Newgrade Heavy Oil Upgrader

John Meredith
Operations Research Analyst
Federated Co-operatives Limited

The purpose of the model is to establish a baseline energy consumption so that the operational impact of energy management projects can be determined. The nature of the data, and the data collection will be discussed. The energy consumption of some of the process units will be presented and the results for the overall complex will be indicated.

Tuesday, March 12, 1996
Park Town Hotel, Maple Room
Cocktails 5:30, Dinner 6:00, Presentations 7:00

Tickets $17
For more information contact:
Kent Kostuk 373-8255 kent.kostuk@usask.ca
Winfried Grassmann 966-4898 grassman@cs.usask.ca