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Providers team up for LNG solution

OpenLink, Veson Nautical, and Wipro report that they have partnered on a software solution called RapidLNG, designed to integrate operations across the LNG supply chain.

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RapidLNG combines Veson Nautical’s IMOS LNG shipping software with OpenLink’s Endur LNG Xpress trading platform, and Wipro’s Planning & Optimization (PAO) LNG Solution.  They say the integrated package will simplify LNG operations and reduce operating costs.

According to the providers, data transfer across the various elements of the LNG supply chain will facilitate better visibility, resulting in efficiencies gained in areas such as LNG-specific bunker calculations, and the accurate generation of P&L statements for voyages.

“We are excited to be a part of this joint initiative along with other industry leading companies, providing LNG buyers with a packaged end-to-end solution in an affordable and easily deployable model,” said Craig Bennett, managing director of OpenLink in APAC.

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