Orbital Assembly (Gateway Foundation)

The first large scale Space Construction Company designed to build any structure in space quickly and with precision.

Created: 2019-01-22

Updated: 2022-09-24

Founded
Country
2018
USA
Funding
$2.3M
Website
Orbital Assembly
Orbital Assembly (Gateway Foundation)

Service

Classification
In-Space Manufacturing
Category
In-Space Manufacturing
Commercial Space Station
Fields
Large Space Structures
Space Construction Company
Status
4) Early stage
First launch
2023

Our long term goal is to create a powerful space construction industry able to complete any sized projects ranging from LEO to lunar orbit. Orbital Assembly will become a buyer of space construction equipment from engineering firms all over the world producing machines and tools designed for Space: Fabrication, Assembly and Construction (FAC).
In 2021, announced the opening of its new production facility in Fontana, California that will develop the technologies and structures to build the world’s first space hotel with lunar levels of gravity between the Earth and the moon. The company is progressing towards its first mission launch deadline scheduled for 2023 and will begin a new round of financing in May 2021 via Net Capital to raise $7 million.
Orbital Assembly Corporation (OAC), the only company advancing the development and operation of the first commercially viable, space-based business park with gravity, is partnering with the 100 Year Starship initiative, seed-funded by DARPA, founded and led former astronaut Dr. Mae Jemison. 

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