CCSI Releases Updated Tools on May 3, 2016

The Carbon Capture Simulation Initiative (CCSI) project released a minor update of the CCSI Toolset on May 3, 2016. The tools are available for download from for those entities with an active license. The product bundles that were updated include:

FOQUS Bundle:

  • TurbineLite now supports gPROMs
  • Simpler installation
  • Improved validation of simulation input files
  • Added Aspen ACM and AspenPlus visibility through Turbine Web API


  • Now available as a stand-alone bundle
  • Updated to include dedicated data models to support basic data


  • Launches a new set of features for DMF integration, data provenance, and repeatability
  • Designer can now specify which simulator version to use and specify additional required files
  • Every input file now also has a SHA1 hash so that file changes can be automatically tracked
  • Improvements were made to the SinterConfigGUI, including additional hot-keys and more coherent resizing behavior

ALAMO Tools:

  • Eliminated R2 cross validation
  • Added builder and solvemip options

Basic Data Fitting Tools:


  • Includes Fixed Bed Model
  • Improved format for storing optimization result files
  • Documentation improvements