As reported earlier (Small-scale skid mounted methanol plants, 11 March 2014), Maverick Synfuels has been looking at small scale methanol production plants. The company has now released more details of the production plants. 

The aim is to utilize gas reserves at locations where no pipelines are available or not a feasible investment, be is shale oil sites or facilities there biogas is formed such as waste water treatment plants.

The production capacity of the plants range from3,000 to 10,000 gallons per day (11 to 38 m3 per day) with a 5,000 square feet (465 m2) footprint. 

At present a demonstration facility exists in Denver, Colorado but no orders have yet been announced. 

Maverick Synfuels Press Release [Direct link].