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1990: Hytech is founded as a company, a start-up specialized in the design of processes and the development of complex engineering using computer tools. (Hysim process simulator / today ASPEN - HYSYS). Start by performing process simulation (mass / energy balance), design of new equipment and verification of existing equipment as well as identifying the best solutions for “bottlenecks” in plant revamps

1991: Total awards Hytech the review and Revamps of the Cañadón Alfa A and B plants, recently acquired from YPF.

1993: Cargill awards Engineering and equipment for a new Solvent Plant Oil Extraction Plant in Bahía Blanca.

1995: Signing of the Global Framework contract with De Smet - Ballestra from Belgium. Hytech provides engineering and internships for 15 years for more than 300 plants in more than 30 countries for solvent extraction of Vegetable Oil.

1996/1998: First major projects with large refineries (YPF, ESSO, Petrobras, Shell).

2001: Hytech associated with Sima builds the cryogenic plant for LPG production. Client: Pioneer. (EPC)

2003: Office opens in the Brunetta Tower (Olivetti Building) of 600 m2.

2006: Hytech begins its activity in Bolivia with the expansion of the Sábalo plants.

2007: Hytech partners with Southern Gas in C3PLUS to build its own cryogenic plant in Medianito for 1.2 MMSM3D and 150 TN / LPG Day.

2008: Expansion CCR La Plata Refinery and Luján de Cuyo YPF.

2009: Hytech builds associated with an investment fund, its own plant for the extraction of flour, soybean oil and balanced feed of 1000 tons per day of Soybeans. (Between Crushing Rivers)

2010: Complete engineering Gran Chaco cryogenic plant for 32 MMSM3D and 750 MM $ USD + 50 billion. It includes financial analysis, logistics, markets, environmental and social etc.

2011: Expands its offices in Buenos Aires to 1200 m2.

2012: EPC ITAU Plant (with Exterran and Kaiser) Dew Point & Aminas of 6 MMSM3D and USD 150 MM $ USD.

2013: Hytech USA is founded with unconventional projects in Eagle Ford and Permian for Pioneer, Shell, etc.

2013 to 2018: Basic and Detail Engineering for the expansion of the Axion Campana Refinery: Topping, Vacuum, PWF, Effluents, HDT, CCR, etc.

2014: Hytech Bolivia is founded with its own offices in Santa Cruz de la Sierra.

2014: Plant Design is founded to devote exclusively to the extraction of vegetable oil by solvents

2015: Shell awards the Vaca Muerta Early Production Facility (EPC) to Hytech / Sima, after conceptual engineering and proposing an innovative process solution for 1200 BPD Crude.

2016: Hytech opens its company in Dubai (UAE).

2017: Shell awards a Global Framework contract to provide worldwide conceptual, basic and detailed engineering. Procurement and project management for Upstream, Midstream and Downstream.

2018: Repsol awards Global framework contract similar to Hytech.

2019: Expands its offices to 2000 m2 in Buenos Aires.

2020: Opens own offices in Añelo, Neuquén.

Our History

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