GCO: Global Cape-Open

  • Established a set of software standards to allow various pieces of Computer Aided Process Engineering (CAPE) software used in chemical manufacturing to communicate with each other.
  • Established guidelines on how to integrate software.
  • Developed software prototypes of simulation software.
  • Established the self-funded CAPE-OPEN Laboratories Network (Co-LAN) to manage and advance the standards.


Final Report – GCO

Presentation – GCO