Have you ever arrived to your new job or gotten a new position and you need to manage a system or follow a process to complete your tasks but you don’t know how to do it? You ask your boss for assistance and he/she sits with you for a long period of time explaining how… Read More


The landscape for solutions in the Energy and energy trading space has changed; it only takes a glance at the advantages that hosted solutions offer to understand why.  Whether you are a newcomer to the industry or have been around for a while, you are most likely always looking for ways to simplify your process… Read More


With all of the recent expansion in the midstream market, the demand for engineers has drastically risen; we’ve never needed quality engineers more than now. With tighter regulations, more environmental justification, federal agencies and higher performance demands, many midstream companies are sourcing from engineering firms – but choosing the right firm can be complicated. Lanshore… Read More


In today’s progressively intricate energy trading market, businesses need sophisticated, functional capabilities to solve daily value, credit, regulatory and operational risks. Furthermore, these trading platforms must be flexible enough to adapt and respond to new challenges and opportunities that might arise. While most energy trading software focuses on catering to larger companies, smaller companies need… Read More


Mid-Market traders shouldn’t have to settle for less efficient software, halfway solutions or average implementations that don’t fully address all of their needs. Given the nature of industry, Mid-Market companies need the same or even better tools to compete and even outgrow their larger trading counterparts. Reality dictates that Mid-Market companies suffer from the gap… Read More


Evaluating a new system for your ETRM needs can be an overwhelming process with a never-ending list of requirements. Most ETRM firms benefit from an implementation that provides practical solutions for valuation, position reporting, logistics and scheduling and accounting. Regardless of the company’s specific needs, any system should consistently address both user and business needs.… Read More


Traditionally, organizations look to offshoring to cut costs for outsourcing services and often manufacturing. As economies shift, it is becoming less cost effective to implement offshoring services and companies are re-evaluating their outsourcing strategies. Offshoring is becoming a less common practice due to the difficulties in project management, longer lead times, complex transportation logistics and… Read More


About 13 months after the previous version was thrown out by a federal judge, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission “CFTC, proposed a new set of regulations that now looms as a game changer for many markets in the economy, including the energy and commodity trading industry.… Read More