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Last updated: 2021-08-29

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Turion Space Active Debris Removal (ADR),
On-Orbit Servicing,
Resources - Asteroid Mining
3) Development

Turion Space is building spacecraft to remove orbital debris and provide services to existing satellites.

Turion Space
Puli Space Commercial Rover,
ISRU (In Situ Resource Utilization),
Resources - Asteroid Mining
3) Development

Fly the first Hungarian payload to the Moon.

Puli Space
Business Integra In-Orbit Computing 2) Demonstrated

Our SG100 line of single board computers includes a space rated, high speed processor with HRDL and onboard storage capability.

Business Integra
Exo Space In-Orbit Computing 4) Early stage

Exo-Space builds and operates on-orbit edge computing satellites. Our satellites can offer data analytic solutions to a wide range of industries.

Exo Space
Hewlett Packard Enterprise In-Orbit Computing,
In-Orbit Data Storage
2) Demonstrated

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is preparing to send a second-generation Spaceborne Computer to the International Space Station later this month.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise
OrbitsEdge In-Orbit Computing,
In-Orbit Data Storage,
Space-Data-As-A-Service
3) Development

Edge Computing & Analytics elevated to Low Earth Orbit. Provides the first commercial access to datacenter-grade computing and analytics in orbit.

OrbitsEdge
Mu Space Corp In-Orbit Data Storage,
In-Orbit Computing
3) Development

We are currently developing the Space Internet Data Center (Space IDC). Space IDC is a data center satelltie system composing of modified server computers and communication systems for Earth-orbit and surface applications.

Nebula Space Enterprise In-Orbit Data Storage,
In-Orbit Computing
3) Development

Provider of a high-performance computing platform in space that will ultimately offer a full network on orbit

Nebula Space Enterprise
Aquarian Space In-Space Communications Relay 4) Early stage

Creating the Communication Infrastructure for the Future of Humanity in Space.

Aquarian Space
CACI (LSG Innovations) In-Space Communications Relay 3) Development

LGS Innovations is helping NASA adopt laser communications.

CACI (LSG Innovations)
Celestial In-Space Communications Relay 5) Concept

Deploy a small-satellite relay constellation in lunar polar orbit.

Celestial
CommStar Space Communications In-Space Communications Relay 4) Early stage

Intention to deploy an advanced, proprietary data relay satellite (“CommStar-1”) to be located between the Earth and the Moon by 2023.

CommStar Space Communications
CosmoX In-Space Communications Relay 5) Concept

Developing cutting-edge orbital & interplanetary tech to save lives, disrupt the space industry, and protect the environment!

CosmoX
Hedy-Anthiel In-Space Communications Relay 5) Concept

Our mission is to connect the solar system with all of the capabilities that we have here on Earth.

Hedy-Anthiel
Hypergiant In-Space Communications Relay 4) Early stage

Hypergiant Galactic’s space-based communications system will use small satellites to create a relay network, bouncing signals between Earth and humans in space.

Hypergiant
Kepler Communications In-Space Communications Relay 3) Development

Kepler’s ultimate goal is to deliver in-space connectivity to address the data need from space faring assets, and support the future space economy.

Kepler Communications
Nokia In-Space Communications Relay 3) Development

Nokia Bell Labs’ pioneering innovations will be used to build and deploy the first ultra-compact, low-power, space-hardened, end-to-end LTE solution on the lunar surface in late 2022.

Nokia
Plus Ultra Space Outposts In-Space Communications Relay 4) Early stage

At Plus Ultra Space Outposts we work on off-world infrastructure to enable the development of the space economy.

Plus Ultra Space Outposts
Solstar Space Company In-Space Communications Relay 3) Development

We provide space-to-space communications on spacecraft and bi-directional two-way data services for payloaders.

Solstar Space Company
Space Initiatives In-Space Communications Relay 5) Concept

Development and deployment of 50-gram femtosatellites in LEO. Lunar surface data comms network, and ballistic delivery system.

Space Initiatives
SSTL (Surrey Satellite Technologies) In-Space Communications Relay 3) Development

Lunar Pathfinder is a Commercial Lunar Mission Support Service to provide data services via S-band and UHF links to lunar assets, and an X-band link to Earth.

SSTL (Surrey Satellite Technologies)
ATLAS Space Operations In-Space Communications Relay,
Deep Space Communications
3) Development

World’s First Laser Communication Link from the Lunar Surface.

ATLAS Space Operations
Fibertek In-Space Communications Relay,
Deep Space Communications
3) Development

Will advance optical communications technologies for small spacecraft around the Moon and beyond. The system could establish high bandwidth communications in the vicinity of the Moon to relay vast amounts of data from lunar landers to Earth.

Fibertek
SpaceX In-Space Communications Relay,
Deep Space Communications
3) Development

SpaceX's Starship and Super Heavy Rocket represent a fully reusable transportation system designed to service all Earth orbit needs as well as the Moon and Mars.

SpaceX
Indicium In-Space Communications Relay,
In-Orbit Data Storage
5) Concept

Moon Server - Fully independent data center with enough capacity to provide backup data storage for multiple entities, both for future lunar infrastructure and space missions as well as for terrestrial purposes.

Indicium
Tethers Unlimited (Amergint Technology) In-Space Manufacturing,
On-Orbit Servicing,
In-Space Assembly,
In-Space Communications Relay
3) Development

Demonstrate in-space recycling and manufacturing to support long-duration manned space missions.

Tethers Unlimited (Amergint Technology)
Lunar Resources In-Space Manufacturing,
Resources - Energy
4) Early stage

Creating break-through technologies to facilitate the large-scale commercialization of the Moon.

Lunar Resources
Alginity In-Space Manufacturing,
Resources - Oxygen
6) Dormant

Autonomous food and oxygen supply at a lunar base.

Alginity
Eta Space ISRU (In Situ Resource Utilization),
Raw Resources,
Resources - Hydrogen
4) Early stage

Based on a proprietary electrochemical platform, SKYRE will electrolyse the ice water into its hydrogen and oxygen components and Eta Space H2RENEW™ will then compress and liquefy the hydrogen for use as fuel.

Planetoid Mines Company ISRU (In Situ Resource Utilization),
Resources - Asteroid Mining
4) Early stage

Engineering zero gravity excavation and extraction equipment to support asteroid and planetoid mining infrastructure.

Planetoid Mines Company
Takasago Thermal Engineering ISRU (In Situ Resource Utilization),
Resources - Oxygen
3) Development

Aiming to utilize ispace’s lunar lander to send an experimental payload to the Moon in 2023—on HAKUTO-R’s second mission—targeting to conduct the first-ever water-splitting experiment on the Moon.

Takasago Thermal Engineering
Skyre ISRU (In Situ Resource Utilization),
Resources - Oxygen,
Resources - Hydrogen,
Raw Resources
3) Development

Based on a proprietary electrochemical platform, SKYRE will electrolyse the ice water into its hydrogen and oxygen components.

Skyre
Eternal Light Photonics Corp Power Beaming,
Resources - Energy
3) Development

Astrolight – a collaboration between Astrobotic and Montreal startup Eternal Light Photonics Corp. – won $50,000 for its wireless mobile power beaming solution.

Gateway Galactic Propellant Refuel Station 6) Dormant

The Antaios platform is a refueling depot being developed by Gateway Galactic, Inc. for orbital applications. Antaios will be available for launch providers to utilize and will reduce the cost to perform space operations further than low earth orbit, and drastically enhance payload options to customers.

Gateway Galactic
Orbit Fab Propellant Refuel Station 3) Development

Orbit Fab envisions a thriving in-space market for products and services that support both existing space businesses (communications and Earth observation) and new industries like space tourism, manufacturing, and mining.

Orbit Fab
Zero-G Horizons Technologies Propellant Refuel Station 3) Development

Zero-G Horizons Technologies (ZGHT), in partnership with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) is developing a Spacecraft On-Orbit Advanced Refueling and Storage (SOARS) system. 

Zero-G Horizons Technologies
Space Industries Raw Resources,
ISRU (In Situ Resource Utilization),
Resources - Oxygen
3) Development

Developing the Lunar Resource Extraction Vehicle (LREV) to produce Helium-3 for use on Earth along with Hydrogen and Oxygen (water) for use on the Lunar surface and GIANT aerospace 3D printer.

Space Industries
Asterank Resources - Asteroid Mining 1) Active

Asterank is a scientific and economic database of over 600,000 asteroids.

Asterank
Asteroid Initiatives Resources - Asteroid Mining 5) Concept

Before you can do asteroid mining, you have to do asteroid prospecting.

Asteroid Initiatives
Asteroid Mining Corporation Resources - Asteroid Mining 4) Early stage

Young aerospace start-up company on a mission to exploit the potential of an off-Earth commercial market.

Asteroid Mining Corporation
Astrum Resources - Asteroid Mining 6) Dormant

We are developing the way to navigate and use a new necessity for life; Asteroids.

Astrum
Aten Engineering Resources - Asteroid Mining 4) Early stage

We are asteroid prospectors, mapping out the resources of near Earth space.

Aten Engineering
Beyond Atlas Resources - Asteroid Mining 4) Early stage

We will build a cheap and reliable spacecraft to explore the solar system and find the resources to make it possible for humans to live in space.

Beyond Atlas
BigDipper Exploration Technologies Resources - Asteroid Mining 4) Early stage

Enabling access to the Lunar surface Data and Resources through Robots!

Blue Asteroids Resources - Asteroid Mining 6) Dormant

Aiming to mine asteroids for their natural resources and bring humanity closer to becoming a spacefaring civilization.

Blue Asteroids
Canadian Space Mining Corporation Resources - Asteroid Mining 4) Early stage Canadian Space Mining Corporation
Caterpillar Resources - Asteroid Mining 5) Concept

Construction giant Caterpillar hopes to one day bring its autonomous mining technology to one of the universe's most sought after mining locations: the moon.

Caterpillar
Deltion Innovations Resources - Asteroid Mining 4) Early stage

We develop mining technologies and robotics for the resource sector.

Deltion Innovations
Lunar Resources Registry Resources - Asteroid Mining 3) Development

The Lunar Resources Registry (LRR) enables commercial and non-commercial organisations to acquire rights to explore and extract resources.

Lunar Resources Registry
Moonrise Mining Resources - Asteroid Mining 4) Early stage

Our business is to provide space related minerals and their by-products for use to the inhabits of the earth and beyond.

Moonrise Mining
NEADL (Near Earth Asset Discovery Labs) Resources - Asteroid Mining 4) Early stage

Prospecting firm in the nascent asteroid mining industry. Our goal is to accurately identify near-earth asteroids that are rich in natural resources and, therefore, worth mining. We place a specific emphasis on locating water-rich asteroids.

NEADL (Near Earth Asset Discovery Labs)
NEORA Resource Atlas Resources - Asteroid Mining 4) Early stage

Dedicated service to observe and categorise NEOs.

NEORA Resource Atlas
New Rocket Technologies Resources - Asteroid Mining 5) Concept

The idea of spacecraft is integrating all systems (especially power) between themselves for greater efficiency of the whole system.

New Rocket Technologies
Odysseus Space Resources - Asteroid Mining 3) Development

Long-term plan of prospecting asteroids for space resources exploitation and utilization

Odysseus Space
Origin Space Resources - Asteroid Mining 3) Development

Chinese startup Origin Space has signed a contract with a satellite maker for development of an optical space telescope as a step toward future space resource utilization.

Origin Space
Planetary Resources Resources - Asteroid Mining 6) Dormant

Providing Resources to Fuel Industry and Sustain Life in Space

Planetary Resources
Solar System Resources Corporation Resources - Asteroid Mining 4) Early stage

Solar Systems Resources Corporation Sp. z o. o. is a space mining company that conducts localization, in-situ verification, and mining of space resources.

SolSys Mining Resources - Asteroid Mining 4) Early stage

Researching and developing beneficiation systems for the space mining industry.

SolSys Mining
Vor-TechX Resources - Asteroid Mining 4) Early stage

Vor-TechX is dedicated to Space Exploration, Education and Resource Harvesting.

Offworld Resources - Asteroid Mining,
Commercial Rover
3) Development

We envision millions of smart robots working under human supervision on and offworld, turning the inner solar system into a better, gentler, greener place for life and civilization.

Offworld
Darkoob Resources - Asteroid Mining,
ISRU (In Situ Resource Utilization)
3) Development

Safe, sustainable and economical resources extraction from celestial bodies

Exponential Deep Space Resources - Asteroid Mining,
ISRU (In Situ Resource Utilization)
6) Dormant

In-Situ Resource Utilization for Exponential Growth of Deep Space Industries.

Exponential Deep Space
Insistent Galactic Operations (iGO) Resources - Asteroid Mining,
ISRU (In Situ Resource Utilization)
4) Early stage

We are a triple bottom line Space Resource startup focused on creating a future of abundance rather than scarcity.

Insistent Galactic Operations (iGO)
Lunar Water Supply Company Resources - Asteroid Mining,
ISRU (In Situ Resource Utilization)
4) Early stage

We provide a clean and reliable source of water from the Moon, for use in off-earth applications. The extraction, purification, and storage of water on the Moon is our business.

Lunar Water Supply Company
Bradford Space (Deep Space Industries) Resources - Asteroid Mining,
Microgravity Workspaces,
Space Tug
3) Development

High-tech European developer and manufacturer of satellite control sub-systems and components. Now also offering space logistics services.

Bradford Space (Deep Space Industries)
TransAstra (Trans Astronautics Corporation) Resources - Asteroid Mining,
Propellant Refuel Station,
Space Tug
3) Development

New kind of aerospace company dedicate to building the “transcontinental railroad of space”.

TransAstra (Trans Astronautics Corporation)
Extra Terrestrial Power Resources - Energy 5) Concept

Electricity provider of the solar system. Enabling humanity's future venturing into the solar system is in our DNA. Available Lunar electricity is going to be the key enabler.

Extra Terrestrial Power
Ion Power Group Resources - Energy 5) Concept

Ion Harvesting Technology – a new and better way to generate clean electricity day and night on Earth, Mars and up to 10 planets and moons by utilizing patented carbon nanofiber to extract useful electricity from ions native to a planet’s atmosphere.

Ion Power Group
Lunar Night Survival Resources - Energy 6) Dormant

Proposes a scalable power generation and distribution system to enable a sustained presence on the Moon.

Lunar Night Survival
Photonicity Resources - Energy 4) Early stage

Optical wireless power transfer for remote applications.

Photonicity
Regher Solar Resources - Energy 3) Development

Enable cost-effective, reliable and safe solution to power the future space economy.

Regher Solar
Satellite Squared Resources - Energy 4) Early stage

Working towards a human presence in space through the conception, development, and exploitation of new and financially sustainable space business activities.

Satellite Squared
Solar.Space Resources - Energy 5) Concept

Providing wireless electrical energy to other satellites.

Solar.Space
Space Nukes (Space Nuclear Power Corporation) Resources - Energy 3) Development

SpaceNukes specializes in the design and fabrication of fission reactor power systems for use in outer space - for the Moon, Mars, and beyond.

AGPower92 Resources - Energy,
Nuclear Fission Power
4) Early stage

Economic and efficient power for deep space applications for missions lasting 15 years and beyond.

AGPower92
BWX Technologies Resources - Energy,
Nuclear Fission Power
4) Early stage

Conceptual designs of an NTP reactor in hopes of powering a future manned mission to Mars.

BWX Technologies
Ultra Safe Nuclear Corporation (UNSC) Resources - Energy,
Nuclear Fission Power
3) Development

Our mission is to enable the settlement of outer space and meet humanity’s clean energy needs through developing commercial nuclear technologies.

Ultra Safe Nuclear Corporation (UNSC)
X-Energy Resources - Energy,
Nuclear Fission Power
3) Development

We’re building the next generation nuclear reactor that will meet our future energy needs on—and off—Planet Earth.

Princeton Satellite Systems Resources - Energy,
Nuclear Fusion Power
3) Development

Developing advanced technology for the aerospace and energy sectors. 

Princeton Satellite Systems
Pulsar Fusion Resources - Energy,
Nuclear Fusion Power
4) Early stage

Pursuing D-He3 fusion for
its off-grid possibilities such as defence, transport and space exploration.

Pulsar Fusion
US Nuclear Corp Resources - Energy,
Nuclear Fusion Power
3) Development

Radiation detection company US Nuclear Corp is trying to woo NASA into signing a contract to develop a fusion-powered spacecraft propulsion system that could take future space travelers all the way to Mars.

US Nuclear Corp
Zeno Power Systems Resources - Energy,
Nuclear Radioisotope Power
3) Development

At Zeno, we are developing a next-generation radioisotope power system that converts the heat from recycled nuclear waste into electricity.

Zeno Power Systems
Howe Industries Resources - Energy,
Nuclear Radioisotope Power,
Solar Thermal Propulsion,
Active Debris Removal (ADR)
3) Development

Develop these space based power systems, which includes radioisotope fueled systems and reactor based systems. In order to take the human race further than previously thought possible.

Howe Industries
XISP (Xtraordinary Innovative Space Partnerships) Resources - Energy,
Power Beaming
5) Concept

Space-to-space and space-to-Near Earth Object (NEO) surface power beaming technology (a.k.a. Space Based Solar Power (SBSP)) can be readily matured to support both mission enhancing and mission enabling applications.

XISP (Xtraordinary Innovative Space Partnerships)
Maana Electric Resources - Energy,
Resources - Oxygen,
ISRU (In Situ Resource Utilization)
3) Development

Strives to become the first utility company to service customers anywhere in the solar system, starting with energy and oxygen.

Maana Electric
Lumi Space Resources - Energy,
Space Situational Awareness (SSA)
4) Early stage

We are building the world's first global commercial satellite laser ranging (SLR) service. Ultra high precision space situational awareness (SSA) to enable a sustainable future for satellite operators.

Lumi Space
HelicitySpace Resources - Energy,
Space Tug,
Nuclear Fusion Power,
In-Space Logistics
4) Early stage

In-space propulsion and power technology critical to humanity's expansion into the solar system.

HelicitySpace
Space Mining Technologies Resources - Oxygen 4) Early stage

Your water and fuel station on the Moon. We provide critical resources and technologies enabling sustainable space exploration and future settlements of the Moon and Mars.

Space Mining Technologies
Stellar Space Industries Resources - Oxygen,
Propellant Refuel Station
4) Early stage

Use oxygen that is collected and processed from low earth orbit (LEO) as a propellant in space.

Stellar Space Industries
Helios Project Resources - Oxygen,
Resources - Metal
4) Early stage

Developing technologies to extract and utilize metals and oxygen from martian and lunar soil, providing fuel and construction materials for future space missions.

Helios Project
CisLunar Industries Resources - Space Debris Utilization 4) Early stage

Developing the Space Foundry, an in-space processing and refining capability for structural materials, such as metals.

CisLunar Industries
Orbit Recycling Resources - Space Debris Utilization 4) Early stage

Space debris is transported from the orbit to the Moon and recycled there. More than 150 tons of aluminium can be regained from Ariane 5 upper stages alone.

Orbit Recycling
Unibap Software & Mission Control,
In-Orbit Computing
3) Development

Intelligent automation solutions for the future – for Earth and space.

High Earth Orbit Robotics (HEO Robotics) Space Situational Awareness (SSA),
In-Orbit Inspection,
Resources - Asteroid Mining
2) Demonstrated

HEO Robotics combines intelligent control with space-based cameras to acquire high quality imagery of satellites, space-debris and resource-rich asteroids.

High Earth Orbit Robotics (HEO Robotics)
Share My Space Space Traffic Management,
Active Debris Removal (ADR),
Resources - Space Debris Utilization
5) Concept

Primary space debris removal operator that focuses on extending the time of operation of satellites while reducing waste in space.

Share My Space
Lunar Ascent Space Tug,
In-Space Communications Relay,
Transport Service (LEO-Moon)
4) Early stage

Australia’s First Mission to the Moon. A Space Machines Company Initiative.

Lunar Ascent
Galactic Harbour Transport Service (Earth-LEO),
Commercial Space Station,
Propellant Refuel Station,
Propelland Reloading Station
5) Concept

The Galactic Harbour is the unification of Transportation and Enterprise, a transportation infrastructure delivering cargo to space; routinely and inexpensively

Galactic Harbour
Intuitive Machines Transport Service (Re-Entry),
Commercial Lunar Lander,
Transport Service (LEO-Moon),
In-Space Communications Relay
3) Development

Payload sizes start at 21.5 kg for the smallest ISS deployed version.

Intuitive Machines