PINCHLENI is a program for the energetic analysis of industrial processes. The Pinch Method evaluates the minimal heat input necessary for each process and how much heat can theoretically be internally recovered. PINCHLENI works according to the Pinch Method of Linnhoff-March.
This software enables
The Laboratoire d'Energétique Industrielle de l'Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland (Industrial Energy Systems Laboratory), owns the rights for the PINCHLENI program.
The PINCHLENI Program was developed by Michel TOURN, Ivan VECERINA, Pierre KRUMMENACHER and Frédéric STAINE from the Laboratoire d'Energétique Industrielle (Director Professeur Daniel FAVRAT). The PC Windows version was financed by the Swiss Federal Office of Energy.
PINCHLENI is available for free; informations can be found in the handbook and in the description.