August 23, 2019
Made In Space Welcomes NASA Administrator for Site Visit, Discuss Archinaut One Mission
Made In Space, Inc. (MIS) is pleased to welcome NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine for a site visit on Monday, August 26, at the company’s Moffett Field facility, located on NASA’s Ames Research Center campus. NASA recently awarded MIS a $73.7 million contract for a flight demonstration mission of the company’s in-space robotic manufacturing and assembly… Read More ›.
July 15, 2019
Made In Space Awarded NASA Contract For Robotic Manufacturing And Assembly Flight Demo Mission
MOFFETT FIELD, CA, July 15, 2019 – NASA’s Space Technology Mission Directorate (STMD) has awarded Made In Space, Inc. (MIS) a contract to demonstrate the company’s autonomous robotic manufacturing and assembly platform, Archinaut, on a flight mission. The contract award marks the second phase of the NASA-funded Archinaut technology development program which was initially awarded… Read More ›.
April 08, 2019
Made In Space, Inc. Announces Manufacturing System For Smallsat Interferometry
MOFFETT FIELD, CA, April 8, 2019 — Made In Space, Inc. (MIS) announced today that it is developing an in-space manufacturing system to enable precision long-baseline interferometry missions. This technology, known as Optimast-SCI (Structurally Connected Interferometer) equips an ESPA-class small satellite with the company’s extended structure manufacturing technology. It enables the deployment of a 20-meter… Read More ›.
March 12, 2019
Made In Space, Inc. Completes Successful Ground-Based Manufacturing & Assembly Testing For Archinaut Program
MOFFETT FIELD, CA, March 12, 2019 — As part of a NASA Tipping Point contract, Made In Space, Inc. (MIS) has reached a significant milestone for their Archinaut program by successfully demonstrating its additive manufacturing and robotic assembly capabilities in a space-like environment. During the Fall of 2018, the Archinaut system underwent thermal vacuum (TVAC)… Read More ›.
September 27, 2018
Made In Space Expands Via Luxembourg Into Europe To Serve Worldwide Community Of Customers
LUXEMBOURG CITY, LUXEMBOURG September 27, 2018 — Made In Space, Inc. (MIS) to open a new facility in Luxembourg which will enable the company to more easily serve its European customers. MIS’s Luxembourg operations will focus on bringing low-cost robotic systems to the European market. Luxembourg was a strategically chosen location due to its proximity… Read More ›.
July 16, 2018
In-Space Manufacturing And Assembly Enables Small Satellites With Big Satellite Power And Capability
MOFFETT FIELD, Calif., July 16, 2018 — Made In Space, Inc. is developing power systems for small satellites that will provide large satellite power, which in turn, enables small satellites to provide large satellite capability. Current small satellites are typically constrained to 1 kilowatt of power or less. The power system being developed can initially… Read More ›.
May 14, 2018
Made In Space To Bid On Phase II Of Archinaut Development Program
MOFFETT FIELD, Calif., May 14, 2018 — NASA has invited Made In Space, Inc. (MIS) to submit a proposal for a technology flight demonstration mission (Phase II) of its Archinaut technology. Archinaut is an in-space robotic manufacturing and assembly platform capable of constructing space-optimized systems of sizes not previously feasible. NASA’s Space Technology and Mission… Read More ›.
May 07, 2018
Made In Space Wins NASA Contract To Develop Hybrid Metal Manufacturing System For Space Exploration
MOFFETT FIELD, CA, May 7, 2018 — Made In Space (MIS), the company that has manufactured over 100 polymer parts in space with its additive manufacturing systems, has been selected for a NASA contract to further develop its next-generation metal space manufacturing system known as VULCAN. The VULCAN system will fabricate precision parts made of… Read More ›.
April 17, 2018
Made In Space Wins NASA Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year Award
MOFFETT FIELD, Calif., April 17, 2018 — At an awards ceremony in Houston, Texas, NASA’s Johnson Space Center (JSC) recognized Made In Space (MIS) Inc. with their Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year Award. MIS has operated the Additive Manufacturing Facility (AMF) for the past two years aboard the International Space Station. JSC oversees… Read More ›.
April 03, 2018
Made In Space Awarded Additional Funding for Industrial Crystal Facility
MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. April 3, 2018 — Today’s computers and processors are approaching theoretical maximum data transmission capabilities, creating a demand for more efficient data-transmitting materials, such as optical crystals. To further technology research and development into next-generation improvements, Made In Space, Inc. (MIS) is among the Phase II selectees under NASA’s Small Business Innovation… Read More ›.
March 27, 2018
Made In Space Celebrates Two Years Printing In Space With AMF
MOFFETT FIELD, CA, March 27, 2018 — Made In Space, Inc. (MIS) is celebrating the two-year anniversary of the Additive Manufacturing Facility (AMF) printing onboard the International Space Station (ISS). During this time, AMF has additively manufactured nearly 100 individual parts for a variety of commercial and private customers. AMF is a second-generation, in-space 3D… Read More ›.
February 22, 2018
Made In Space Sets New Records on Earth for Space-Ready Technology
MOFFETT FIELD, Calif., February 22, 2018 — Made In Space, Inc. (MIS) has been making large strides recently in proving its space-capable technologies and, in doing so, has earned a Guinness Book World Record for the “World’s Longest 3D Printed non-assembled Piece.” “We believe that this record is indicative of the transformational work we’re doing… Read More ›.
December 06, 2017
Made In Space to Launch Optical Fiber Payload Early December
Cape Canaveral, FL, December 6, 2017 – Next week, Made In Space, Inc. (MIS) will send its third manufacturing device to the International Space Station since 2014, a landmark achievement the company hopes will usher in a new wave of commercial in-space manufacturing. The payload – named Made In Space Fiber Optics – will launch… Read More ›.
October 16, 2017
Made In Space Awarded Archinaut Phase 1 Contract Option
NASA’s Space Technology Mission Directorate (STMD) has awarded Made In Space, Inc. (MIS) a 12-month contract extension option for its Archinaut Technology Development Project (ATDP). Archinaut is an in-space additive manufacturing and robotic assembly platform. Development of Archinaut started in 2016 under STMD’s Tipping Point solicitation. Read More ›.
August 16, 2017
Made In Space Completes Third Radiation Testing Device Print
MOFFETT FIELD, CA, Aug. 16, 2017 – Radiation shielding for space station modules and habitats will soon benefit from testing aboard the International Space Station (ISS). In June, Made In Space, Inc. (MIS) completed the third of a three-part additive manufacturing print project for NASA’s Johnson Space Center. MIS used its Additive Manufacturing Facility to… Read More ›.
August 10, 2017
First-Ever 3D Printing In A Space-Like Environment Demonstrated
Under NASA Contract, Made In Space Additively Manufactures Extended Structures, Opening The Door For More Capable And Cost-Effective Satellites MOFFETT FIELD, Calif., August 10, 2017 — Under its Tipping Point contract with NASA, Made In Space, Inc. (MIS) recently manufactured the first-ever extended 3D-printed objects in a space-like environment, a significant milestone on the path… Read More ›.
July 10, 2017
Made In Space Begins Manufacturing In Space-Ready Material
Made In Space, Inc. begins 3D printing on the ISS in a high-performance, aerospace-grade polymer, PEI/PC. This material is stronger and more heat-resistant than other 3D printed polymers, and has a wide variety of applications in space, including satellite and spacecraft design. Read More ›.
April 03, 2017
Additive Manufacturing Facility Celebrates One Year Anniversary Operating Aboard International Space Station
MOFFETT FIELD, Calif., April 3, 2017 — Made In Space Inc. (MIS) recently celebrated the one-year anniversary (March 23, 2016) of the launch of its Additive Manufacturing Facility (AMF) to the International Space Station (ISS). Since the second-generation 3D printer was installed on ISS, 39 prints have been made for customers, ranging from medical parts… Read More ›.
February 14, 2017
First Sculpted Artwork In Space Printed Aboard International Space Station
Made In Space and Israeli contemporary artist Eyal Gever collaborate to produce the first sculpted art off of Earth. Utilizaing the Made In Space Additive Manufacturing Facility, a 3D model of the sound waves from a human’s laughter was 3D printed aboard the International Space Station. Motivated by universality of the expression of laughter, project… Read More ›.
January 18, 2017
Made In Space And Axiom Space Announce Joint Agreement For Manufacturing In Low Earth Orbit
Made In Space and future private space station builders Axiom Space announce a partnership to use one another’s capabilities to provide commercial manufacturing services in low Earth orbit. The two companies are also strategizing on the most efficient and effective method(s) of getting products to Earth that were manufactured on orbit. Read More ›.
July 18, 2016
Made In Space, Inc. To Demonstrate Manufacture Of Exotic Optical Fiber In Space
Made In Space announces plan to manufacture high value-to-mass exotic fiber optics on orbit. Using high quality preforms supplied by Thor Labs, Made In Space will leverage the properties of microgravity to create an optical fiber superior to any created on Earth. Read More ›.