Velocys is the company at the forefront of smaller scale gas-to-liquids (GTL) that turns natural gas or biomass into premium liquid products such as diesel and jet fuel. Smaller scale GTL adds value to shale gas and bio-waste, and makes stranded or flared gas economic – an untapped market of up to 25 million barrels per day.

Velocys technology, protected by over 800 patents, is specifically designed for smaller scales, combining super-active catalysts with intensified reactor systems. The Company’s standardised modular plants are easier to ship and faster to install, at lower risk, even in the most remote or challenging locations. Together with world-class partners, Velocys works flexibly to unlock gas resources of 15,000 to 150,000 mmbtu per day, allowing more companies to take advantage of more opportunities. 

Velocys plc is listed on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange (LSE: VLS). The Company is well capitalised and has a multi-disciplinary staff of over 100 operating from its commercial centre in Houston, Texas, USA and technical facilities near Oxford, UK and Columbus, Ohio, USA. Its first commercial plant, funded by Waste Management (NYSE: WM), NRG Energy (NYSE: NRG) and Ventech Engineers, is expected to reach mechanical completion in H1 2016.

Company Growth (employees)
Milton, GB
Size (employees)
103 (est)-10%
Velocys was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Milton, GB

Velocys Office Locations

Velocys has offices in Milton, Houston, Plain City
Milton, GB
Plain City, US
Houston, US

Velocys Metrics

Velocys Summary

Market capitalization

£89.5 m

Closing share price

Velocys's current market capitalization is £89.5 m.

Velocys Financials

Velocys's revenue is £2 m in FY, 2015 which is a 33466.7% decrease from the previous period.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


£4.8 m(£6 k)£2 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of sales

£3.3 m(£1.2 m)£1.3 m

Operating expense total

£19.6 m£25.7 m£22.9 m

Velocys Market Value History

Velocys Revenue Breakdown

Velocys Company Life

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