Crude & Refined Products
Companies with crude oil and refined products operations face continuing volatility in both price and demand, and there is an imperative to improve timeliness in decision making to manage supply operations in near real-time. At the same time pressure on operating costs is driving an emphasize on efficiency in contract management, logistics, inventory management, order processing, regulatory tax reporting and settlement
OpenLink's solutions for Crude & Refined
Crude Oil, Refined Products & NGL's Supply Management
OpenLink provides a complete solution from deal capture through trading, scheduling, logistics and inventory management to rack management and lease management through to settlement, risk analysis reporting and treasury management.
As a result, processes are streamlined and the business gets more timely and accurate information for decision making. More about Crude Oil, Refined Products & NGL's Supply Management ›
Rack Marketing Operations
Firms with rack marketing operations are faced with a highly competitive environment where success is dependent on the ability to manage the supply chain profitably and deliver high levels of customer service. OpenLink RightAngle covers everything from trading, deal capture, scheduling and inventory management to auto-matching of contracts, pricing and tax management right through to position management, risk reporting and accounting.
Our solution captures deals and track movements so you get real-time visibility over your positions and inventories across all products and locations. More about Rack Marketing Operations ›
Biofuels Production & Trading
Geographical dispersion of operations and a proliferation of contract types mean biofuels manufacturers face increased complexity in managing inventory and forward commitment of corn.
OpenLink provides a complete solution for the biofuel manufacturer from the farmer to the ethanol distiller or biodiesel plant, and from the plant to fuel distribution networks. Business processes supported include production management, materials forecasting and commodity procurement to inventory management, logistics, ticketing, grain banking and storage through to position management, hedging, FX risk, accounting, treasury management, reporting and compliance. More about Biofuels Production & Trading ›
Thinner operating margins means producers need to pay more attention to new well connects, particularly when wells first flow. And disputes over royalty payments and compliance issues continue to take up attention and resources.
Our solution for Producer Services covers everything from supply forecasting, contract management, lease management and gas balancing, to marketing/seller arrangements, meter allocation, scheduling and logistics, right through to position management, netback pricing and accounting. More about Producer Services ›
A reliance on manual processes means that producers and marketers face challenges making timely contract option elections and validating processing payments against metered volumes.
You can negotiate the most favorable contract options, and get accurate forecast of volume and value to verify payments received using our solution – from forecasting of in-let supply and tailgate volumes, management of contracts options and quality analysis to position management and scenario modeling right through to back office documentation (including plant statements) and accounting. More about Midstream Management ›
Airline Fuel Management
Fuel is approaching 40 percent of total operating expenses for passenger airlines. Faced with fuel price volatility, tightness in supply and increased complexity in forecasting demand, airlines are looking to capture savings and efficiencies in fuel procurement, price risk hedging and back-office fuel accounting.
With OpenLink RightAngle you can automate straight-through processing of both physical fuel transactions and the financial derivatives used for hedging. In fuel budgeting and planning, we provide the ability to analyse "what-if" scenarios such as forward price curves, changes in aircraft type and new routes or airports. More about Airline Fuel Management ›
Who uses OpenLink:
- E&P Companies
- 1st Purchasers
- Independent Purchasers
- Refiner Marketing
- Retail Fuel
- Fuel Consumer
Solutions for Energy
- Producer Services
- Midstream Management
- Crude Oil, Refined Products & NGL’s Supply Management
- Biofuels Production & Trading
- Rack Marketing
- Coal Supply Management & Trading
- Gas Supply, Distribution & Trading including LNG
- Power Generation, Transmission & Distribution
- Optimization & Planning
- Market Modeling
- Enterprise Risk
- Treasury Management