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Who we are

Welcome to VELP 

Ermete Passoni (President & Founder) and Giovanni Passoni (CEO)Ermete Passoni (President & Founder) and Giovanni Passoni (CEO)
Established in 1983 by Ermete Passoni, VELP Scientifica is today one of the world’s leading manufacturer of analytical instruments and laboratory equipment that has made an impact on the world-wide market with Italian products renowned for innovation, design and premium connectivity. 

VELP is a family-owned company in its second generation of leadership and is recognized globally as a premium supplier of high-quality elemental analyzers, Kjeldahl analyzers, solvent extractors, fiber extractors, oxidation stability reactors, stirring and mixing equipment, respirometric test, BOD and COD. 

Innovation and dynamism

Innovation and dynamism
We owe our success to a rich patrimony of ideas, conspicuous investments in R&D and technological development aimed at maximizing productivity and product connectivity and reducing the time-to-market.

VELP is a pioneer of smart lab technology. Our analytical instruments and laboratory equipment are accelerating scientific work every day giving scientists the possibility to monitor and control VELP technology from a virtual dashboard accessible from any device, everywhere and any time! 

A global Italian company

A global Italian company
We are an international company with a strong Italian heart. All our products are designed and manufactured in Italy in our factory in Usmate. 

VELP is today a global company with an expanding local focus. Our internationalization process has led us to open local subsidiaries that provide service to our customers in different parts of the world: 
  • VELP Scientific, Inc. in Long Island (USA) offering sales and technical support for the United States, Canada, and Mexico.
  • VELP China Co. LTD in Shanghai guarantees a local presence in China through commercial and technical support. 
VELP has always generated value for its customers through close cooperation with its qualified distribution network which today counts more than 300 distributors in 130 countries. 

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VELP History timeline

VELP History timeline


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