How do I export a project from SimaPro 9 for use in SimaPro Flow?

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TitleHow do I export a project from SimaPro 9 for use in SimaPro Flow?
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 If you have a project in SimaPro desktop which you want to use in SimaPro Flow you need to export the project from SimaPro 9 as csv.

This export comprises processes. If you have product stages you need to export from the product stages page as well. If you only have or only want to export processes, please follow the steps below:

  1. From the process list, select any process and go to File> Export to platform.
  2. Select the export settings shown below:

Export to platform
Remember to deselect the related objects if you have a large project. 

  1. Click OK
  2. Enter the file name and select where you want to save the file and click Save. 

To import it in Flow, see this article.

Things to keep in mind

  • Import file size should be under 150 MB

  • Model should contain less than 750 processes

  • This export setting will not include libraries, but when you upload your model it will be automatically link to ecoinvent if we can find a match

  • At the moment, product stages related to disassembly, disposal scenarios and reuse are not supported on the online platform. They will be imported but will not be correctly linked in your model, and will require manual rework.


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