Tag: Genomatica

Scale-up from Pilot to Commercial: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Fermentation 2.0.1

Scale-up from Pilot to Commercial: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Fermentation 2.0.1

April 28, 2016 |

As part of March Madness 2016, Genomatica’s Jeff Lievense presented this master class on Fermentation 2.0 — alongside Mark Warner’s super presentation which you can see here While you’re at it, you can access our 8-Slide Guide to Genomatica here. And, you can access the recorded webinar here.

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Genomatica announces expansion of Bioengineering Solutions program

Genomatica announces expansion of Bioengineering Solutions program

April 18, 2016 |

In California, Genomatica has announced an expansion of its Bioengineering Solutions business across the chemical, health, wellness, and food and beverage industries. The new offerings will extend to ten projects that span the product development lifecycle, are spread out internationally, involve both bacteria and yeast, for both large and small companies.In addition, the company added […]

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Versalis and Genomatica Produce Bio-Rubber With Bio-Butadiene From Sugars 

Versalis and Genomatica Produce Bio-Rubber With Bio-Butadiene From Sugars 

February 16, 2016 |

Breakthrough accomplishments continue progress toward commercial plants  In Italy, Versalis and Genomatica have successfully advanced to pilot-scale production of bio-butadiene (bio-BDE) from fully renewable feedstock. Versalis used this bio-BDE to make bio-rubber, specifically, bio-polybutadiene (bio-BR). “These accomplishments represent a remarkable milestone for the rubber industry,” the companies said in a statement, “by enabling an improved […]

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Harnessing the power of biology: The Digest’s 2016 8-Slide Guide to Genomatica

Harnessing the power of biology: The Digest’s 2016 8-Slide Guide to Genomatica

February 15, 2016 |

1. Harnessing the power of biology to unlock new alternative feedstocks. Genomatica is a widely-recognized technology leader for the chemical industry, and for four years running has been the #1-ranked company in the Hot 30.  It delivers new manufacturing processes that enable its partners to produce the world’s most widely-used chemicals from alternative feedstocks, with better […]

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Genomatica and Braskem have being producing butadiene at lab scale since June

Genomatica and Braskem have being producing butadiene at lab scale since June

November 23, 2015 |

In Brazil, Genomatica and Braskem announced they have been successfully producing butadiene at lab scale since June 2015, using their direct, bio-based process. The companies are jointly developing a commercial process for the on-purpose production of butadiene made from renewable feedstocks, as announced in December 2013. 1) Direct, continuous production: The program team has successfully […]

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In search of renewable butadiene: Genomatica, Braskem hit key milestone

In search of renewable butadiene: Genomatica, Braskem hit key milestone

November 23, 2015 |

Butadiene is beginning to emerge from the Braskem Genomatica collaboration. But could it be that the real significance lies not in progress with butadiene, but in Big Data itself, the harnessing of complex mathematics to make products that are possible, but not currently produced, in Nature. News has arrived from California and Brazil that Braskem and Genomatica […]

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BASF, Genomatica target Asia for commercial production of renewable butanediol

BASF, Genomatica target Asia for commercial production of renewable butanediol

September 27, 2015 |

License agreement adds countries in Southeast Asia; Optional capacity for up to 75,000 metric tons per year; Targeting large-scale commercial production of renewable butanediol using Genomatica technology In California, BASF and Genomatica have expanded the scope of their license agreement for the production of 1,4-butanediol based on renewable feedstock (renewable BDO) using Genomatica’s patented process. The parties […]

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The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Genomatica Photo Votes for 2015-16

The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Genomatica Photo Votes for 2015-16

September 24, 2015 |

Here are the photo votes received for Genomatica in this years’s competition for the Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy. More on photo voting in this years’ rankings process, here.

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On the Move in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Genomatica, Genera Energy

On the Move in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Genomatica, Genera Energy

July 29, 2015 |

Carlos A. Cabrera, was elected executive chairman of Genomatica. Cabrera was formerly chairman, president and CEO of UOP, a Honeywell company, that supplies and licenses process technology and services to the petrochemical, refining and gas processing industries. He also previously served as executive chairman of Ivanhoe Energy; a director at Gevo; and as CEO of […]

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Cargill invests in Genomatica; joint marketing deal positions Cargill as supplier of carbohydrate feedstocks, production services for Genomatica process technologies

Cargill invests in Genomatica; joint marketing deal positions Cargill as supplier of carbohydrate feedstocks, production services for Genomatica process technologies

July 20, 2015 |

In Minnesota, Cargill made an equity investment in Genomatica and secured rights to make additional investments, as part of an agreement tin which the partners will co-market Cargill’s feedstock and production services to current and prospective Genomatica licensees, and chemical users.The collaboration, according to the partners, “will give chemical producers, distributors and users access to […]

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