I just got a request for some design work. I have Pipe-Flo Pro, a hydraulic program but I need Hysys or ChemCAD because the process involves natural gas/lights liquefaction, compression, and separator design and specification. Hysys, as we all know doesn't offer short term leases. ChemCAD does but I don't think the vapor-liquid library is sufficient compared to Hysys. I presented options to the lawyer who has the contract but he's not interested: 1) Go to engineering firm and rent a chair, provided it's available in a mobile platform; 2) Go to a university and lease some time; or, 3) Go directly to an engineering firm with the modeling.
Does anyone have any ideas?
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