Brazilian steel maker Gerdau has implemented Remsoft Optimization technology to support integrated forestry planning for optimal forest formation and wood delivery to its carbonization plants. To help address the high level of complexity across their forestry operations, the company is using Remsoft Optimization technology for integrated optimized forestry planning. Using Remsoft Optimization technology has enabled Gerdau to plan its forests and wood delivery to its carbonization units in the most sustainable and competitive way possible. The Gerdau team can analyze different scenarios to maximize results, meet restrictions, minimize risks and capture opportunities.Remsoft solutions are of great relevance to Gerdau’s forestry operations, as they consider the main assumptions of our business to optimize short, medium and long-term actions, and result in more agile and assertive decision-makingFounded over 121 years ago, Gerdau is the largest Brazilian steel producer and one of the main suppliers of long steel in the Americas and special steel in the world. The company is also the world’s largest producer of charcoal, from planted forests in Brazil. Gerdau has 254,000 hectares of forest base, destined for eucalyptus plantations and preservation areas. It has more than twenty carbonization plants and is the world’s largest producer of charcoal from planted eucalyptus forests in Brazil.Remsoft is an intelligence software leader that helps forestry organizations plan with precision, act with confidence and adapt to change. Success in complex and ever-changing business environments requires more agile and accurate decision making. It is critical to be able to make data-driven decisions that consider and balance diverse objectives, constraints, priorities and changing scenarios to mitigate risks over time. Remsoft Optimization technology utilizes prescriptive analytics to manage planning and scheduling complexity for land, forest development and wood supply. With Remsoft Optimization, you can improve decisions, maximize performance and create competitive advantage for your forestry business, in a sustainable way, over time.