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A quick introduction to using more powerful types of optimisation tools than Excel

So, you want to run some algorithms and start doing some serious optimisation? But you’re worried about ‘garbage in, garbage out’.

Well, this is the blog post for you then. Comments, questions and dissenting opinions welcome, as always.

What is optimisation?

In simple terms, optimisation problems are all about maximising or minimising a…

Continuum Industries is down to the final 20 entries for the Global Infrastructure Hub’s inaugural innovation competition

Don’t worry, this isn’t going to be one of those blogs where we talk about how incredibly innovative our company is. We just want to tell you briefly why we decided to take part in this exciting competition and offer up some thoughts on what the future of the infrastructure…

How Continuum Industries combines old ideas with new technologies to create next-generation engineering design tools

You probably don’t know any engineers who think that “systems thinking” is a bad idea.

But do you know any engineers who think that we use too much systems thinking when designing complex and costly linear infrastructure schemes like railways, roads, pipelines and power lines?

The answer is almost certainly…

Continuum Industries

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