Velocys fulfills order for biorefinery project in Japan

By Velocys plc | November 18, 2019

Velocys plc is pleased to announce that it has constructed and now delivered Fischer-Tropsch reactors and catalyst to Toyo Engineering Corp. for use in a biomass-to-jet fuel demonstration facility in Nagoya, Japan.

Toyo is currently constructing the bio-jet fuel facility as part of a consortium of Japanese companies. The order for Velocys was previously announced on Sept. 19.

This delivery is in addition to the successful ongoing work that the company is performing both in the U.K. and U.S. on its flagship projects. The board is pleased with the progress of execution against the company’s business plan.

Henrik Wareborn, CEO of Velocys, said. “I am pleased that we have fulfilled the purchase order for Toyo, and look forward to the completion and operation of the demonstration plant. This facility highlights the increasing and global commitment to sustainable aviation fuel production.”