Tag: Oxford Catalysts

Oxford Catalysts Group, Velocys: Biofuels Digest’s 5-Minute Guide

Company description:   (includes Oxford Catalysts Ltd, based near Oxford, UK and Velocys, Inc., based in Plain City, Ohio). The Oxford Catalyst Group Develops of catalysts and microchannel reactor technology for the generation of clean fuels from both conventional fossil fuels and biomass Address:  115e Milton Park, Oxford OX14 4RZ, UK Year founded: 2001: Velocys, Inc. […]

December 17, 2012 More

Oxford Catalyst Group to launch microchannel reactor technology in Brazil

In the UK, Oxford Catalyst Group is poised to deploy microchannel reactor technology in a 50 bbl/d BTL plant planned to be operational in Brazil by 2012. A joint venture between SGC Energia and an un-named partner, the plant will utilize a biomass-to-liquids process demonstrated at a pilot plant in Gossing, Austria. Velocys, the company […]

May 23, 2011 | 0 Comments More

Oxford Catalysts Group, Velocys raise $33.8M for biofuels commercialization

In the UK, the Oxford Catalysts Group has raised £21 million before expenses from the conditional placing of 26,250,000 new shares, which will be used to accelerate the Group’s ongoing transition from a research and development organisation to a commercial product company. In particular, additional staff will be hired to support its commercial and manufacturing […]

February 27, 2011 | 0 Comments More

Oxford Catalysts, SGC completing construction of BTL demonstration plant in Austria

In Austria, Oxford Catalysts Group and SGC Energia announced that it has completing construction of its biomass-to-liquids (BTL) demonstration plant in Gussing. The plant is intended to demonstrate the small scale distributed production of biofuels. The facility, which is undergoing start up, includes a gas conditioning unit supplied by SGCE and a Fischer-Tropsch (FT) microchannel […]

May 28, 2010 | 0 Comments More