Bryan Research & Engineering, LLC. (BR&E) is a widely recognized privately-owned provider of software and engineering solutions to the oil, gas, refining and chemical industries. Since the company’s inception in 1974, BR&E has combined research and development in process simulation with state of the art computerized engineering technology.

ProMax is the process simulator developed and marketed by BR&E. It includes advanced thermodynamic models. BR&E applied for Associate Membership in CO-LaN in support of its development projects aiming at implementing CAPE-OPEN interfaces in ProMax and related software. These development projects are of interest to a number of CO-LaN Full Members.

On March 10, 2011 CO-LaN Management Board has accepted the application for Associate Membership sent by BR&E: CO-LaN Management Board welcomes BR&E as new Member within CO-LaN.

Michael HLAVINKA, Ph.D., P.E., Technical Director at BR&E will serve as its representative in CO-LaN.