Request a Bespoke Production Cost Report

Intratec has a broad library of more than 771 reports, which is constantly growing. If none of the off-the-shelf reports presented at our reports store could fit your needs, that is not a problem – here you can request a bespoke report examining the process you are interested in!

The bespoke report will be a Production Cost Report developed on demand for you, tailored to your needs. The study will be focused on the production process of your interest, and will be developed according to assumptions you define, such as industrial plant production capacity and location.

As all Intratec Production Cost Reports, the bespoke report will be based on recent economic data (Q2 2019), and will include:

  • Process Description: raw materials and utilities consumption, products generation, labor requirements, list of equipment, characterization of site infrastructure, process flow diagram (PFD).
  • Capital Cost Analysis: costs of plant construction, working capital, owners' costs, commissioning, start-up and contingency.
  • Operating Cost Analysis: variable costs, fixed costs (salary, benefits & maintenance) and corporate overhead costs.
  • And much more . . .

Bespoke Report Content

Key Process Information

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Assessment presenting relevant technical coefficients, accompanied by process description:

  • Raw materials consumption
  • Products generation
  • Labor requirements
  • Main process units description
  • Site infrastructure description
  • Block Flow Diagram

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Utilities Consumption

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Detailed assessment of utilities consumption:

  • Utility consumption rates per unit of product generated.
  • Share of each utility in the total utility costs.

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Process Flow Diagram

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Schematic representation of relevant process operations

  • Main process streams
  • Main pieces of equipment
  • Main utilities consumed

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Capital Cost Analysis

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Analysis depicting all costs involved in starting a new industrial plant (capital investment):

  • Cost of construction (main process units, infrastructure, contingency)
  • Additional owner’s costs
  • Working capital
  • Plant commissioning and start-up

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Implementation Schedule

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Preliminary project implementation schedule, encompassing:

  • Basic Engineering
  • Detailed Engineering
  • Procurement
  • Construction
  • Plant Start-up

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Construction Cost Details

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  • Process unit (ISBL): cost for each functional unit (e.g. distillation, reaction, evaporation)
  • Infrastructure (OSBL): cost for each storage facility, utility facility and auxiliary facility
  • Costs for plant construction, per discipline

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Operating Cost Analysis

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Analysis depicting all costs surrounding the production of chemical:

  • Raw materials acquisition & utilities generation (variable manufacturing costs)
  • Labor wages, maintenance, operating charges, overhead, taxes and insurance (fixed manufacturing costs).
  • Corporate overhead costs

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Capacity Analysis

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Analysis of process economics for alternative plant capacities:

  • Plant costs of construction
  • Working capital
  • Variable and fixed operating costs
  • Depreciation
  • Corporate overhead

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Tailored Analyses

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Have a study developed according to assumptions you define, such as industrial plant production capacity and location

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Steps to Request a Bespoke Report

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Identify the Product and the Process of Your Interest

Identify the product and the respective production process you are interested in, by filling the brief form below.
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In the form, some basic information, identified with (*), are required.

Specific assumptions to be considered in the bespoke report development, related to industrial site configuration and pricing basis, may also be provided. If not provided, the bespoke report will be developed based on assumptions defined by Intratec.

Providing references about the process (for instance patents, technical articles, brochures, etc), although not required, is highly recommended. Good references about the process will help Intratec in the development of a better bespoke report.

Finally, basic contact information is also necessary, only for sending back the quotation for report development.

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Select the Scope of the Bespoke Report

Select one among three options available for the bespoke report scope, knowing preliminary budgets and delivery times. See More

The differences among the three scope options – basic, extended and advanced - are related to the amount/depth of the content, the report format and additional features. The advanced scope is the best option for those needing comprehensive, in-depth reports, as it includes process flow diagram, plant construction costs breakdowns and several other cost analyses.

Bespoke reports with basic scope are delivered as online PDFs, reports with extended scope are delivered as downloadable, non-printable PDFs and reports with advanced scope are delivered as downloadable, printable PDFs. Also, only bespoke reports with advanced scope include technical support.

In this step, one scope option must be selected for the bespoke report.

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Review & Submit your Request for Quotation

Review the information provided and submit your request for quotation. Intratec sends the definitive quotation in 2 business days, with instructions for concluding the purchase. Request one quotation for each production process of your interest. See More

In case of acceptance of the quotation, Intratec will send an invoice for payment. Bespoke reports can be purchased via credit cards, wire transfers and local bank transfers.

Upon payment confirmation, Intratec starts bespoke report development. The report is developed remotely by Intratec team. Once the report is ready, it is made available either for online access or for download in a private area at Intratec website.

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Step 1. Identify the Product and the Process of Your Interest

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References about the process (for instance patents, technical articles, brochures, etc). The total size of your attachment(s) must not exceed 10 Mb. Appropriate attachment types are ".pdf", ".txt", ".zip"., ".doc", ".docx", ".ppt", ".pptx", ".xls", and ".xlsx".

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is a bespoke report? Why request one?

Intratec Production Cost Reports are the best-in-class professional studies examining production processes, with up-to-date analysis of capital and operating costs. A bespoke report, basically, is a Production Cost Report developed on demand, focused on a production process a customer is interested in.

By requesting a bespoke report, you will have an in-depth, comprehensive techno-economic analysis of the production technology of your interest, including:

  • Process Description: raw materials and utilities consumption, products generation, labor requirements, list of equipment, characterization of site infrastructure, process flow diagram (PFD).
  • Capital Cost Analysis: costs of plant construction, working capital, owners' costs, commissioning, start-up and contingency.
  • Operating Cost Analysis: variable costs, fixed costs (salary, benefits & maintenance) and corporate overhead costs.
  • And much more...

What it takes to request a bespoke report? Are meetings or phone calls necessary?

Requesting a bespoke Production Cost Report is very convenient and straightforward, with no meetings or phone calls whatsoever.

You need first to submit a request for quotation, by following the steps above. After you submit your request, within 2 business days you will receive an email from Intratec with the definitive quotation for developing the bespoke report, the development time required and further instructions for concluding the purchase of the report, if you wish.

Upon purchase of the bespoke report, Intratec experts promptly start its development. The report is developed remotely by Intratec team. Once the report is ready, it is made available either for online access or for download in a private area at Intratec website.

What is the content of a bespoke report? What analyses will I have?

Besides identifying the process to be examined, customers can choose one among three options for the scope of a bespoke report, related to the depth of the analyses presented in the report: the basic, extended and advanced scope.

The basic scope includes a description of an industrial plant (main process units and site infrastructure) and an independent analysis of capital and operating costs. For those needing more in-depth, comprehensive analyses, Intratec offers the extended and the advanced scope options.

The extended scope includes everything of the basic scope plus an extra appendix, in which it is presented the following analyses: Economics of Different Capacities; Utilities Consumption Breakdown; Construction Implementation Schedule.

Finally, the advanced scope includes everything of the extended scope plus another extra appendix, in which it is presented: Process Unit Cost Breakdown per Equipment; Infrastructure Cost Breakdown per Equipment; Plant Construction Cost Breakdown per Discipline; Process Flow Diagrams.

How will Intratec develop the bespoke report I request?

Bespoke reports, like all Intratec Production Cost Reports, are based on extensive, in-depth bibliographical researchs targeting information about industrial processes drawn from public sources, including patents, encyclopedias, text books, technical papers and non-confidential information disclosed by licensors, duly reviewed by Intratec.

After this bibliographical research, the report is developed according to a consistent methodology, distilled from the expertise gained supporting companies worldwide in the analysis of chemical markets and process economics, over more than 15 years.

Our methodology ensures that our reports are reliable, structured, and continuously tested and proven by the many corporations, R&D centers, EPC companies, financial institutions and government agencies that rely on those reports.

We highly encourage you to check our Report Development Methodology.

I can see a preliminary budget already…what does it mean? Is it the price of the bespoke report?

The preliminary budget is an estimated price for developing the bespoke report, calculated based on the process to be examined and the scope of the new report. Once you submit your request for quotation, the budget for the bespoke report may be reviewed by Intratec according to: the accuracy of the information provided about the process, process complexity, availability of information about the process, etc.

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How long does it take until I receive the bespoke report ordered?

When requesting the quote, the customer can already see an estimated timeframe for developing the bespoke report, calculated according to the information provided about the process and the report scope selected.

The actual delivery time is informed in the definitive quotation, sent by Intratec within 2 business days after the customer submits the request for quotation.

How will the bespoke report be delivered?

Intratec bespoke reports can be delivered in three formats: as online PDFs; as downloadable, non-printable PDFs; and as downloadable, printable PDFs. The delivery format is according to the bespoke report requested, as follows: reports with basic scope are delivered as online PDFs, reports with extended scope are delivered as downloadable, non-printable PDFs and reports with advanced scope are delivered as downloadable, printable PDFs.

Will I be able to ask questions about the bespoke report after I receive it?

Customers interested in having questions answered must order bespoke reports with advanced scope, which includes Technical Support via email. The support provided refers exclusively to the content of the report purchased. Responses are provided in 3 business days.

Can I request just a chapter or an appendix of a bespoke report?

Please keep in mind that significant portions of our reports are intended to fully explain concepts/assumptions utilized throughout the study; thus, the content of all chapters/appendixes often reference one another.

That being the case, Intratec does not sell report excerpts.

Is a bespoke report developed exclusively for the customer who ordered it?

Intratec retains all intellectual property rights in the Production Cost Reports, including in bespoke reports developed on demand. That being the case, all bespoke reports developed are included in Production Cost Reports library, to be sold at Intratec website.

Customers interested in having bespoke reports with exclusivity must contact sales@intratec.us