Posts Tagged: Investment

November 3, 2016

First commercial asteroid prospecting mission to launch by 2020   Redmond, Washington – November 3, 2016 – Planetary Resources, Inc., the asteroid mining company, announced today that it has finalized a 25 million euro agreement that includes direct capital investment of 12 million euros and grants of 13 million euros from the Government of the…

June 13, 2016

Company establishing European headquarters in Luxembourg Redmond, Washington, USA – June 13, 2016 – Planetary Resources, Inc., the asteroid mining company, announced today that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and the banking institution Société Nationale de Crédit et d’Investissement (SNCI).  This partnership with Luxembourg’s…

May 31, 2016

Monheim, May 31, 2016 – Bayer and the aerospace technology company Planetary Resources, based in Redmond, Washington, USA, have signed a memorandum of understanding about the development of applications and products based on satellite images. Bayer intends to purchase these data from Planetary Resources to create new agricultural products and improve existing ones. The collaboration…

May 26, 2016

Space-based multi-sensor platform will better manage and increase humanity’s access to natural resources Redmond, Washington – May 26, 2016 – Planetary Resources, Inc., the asteroid mining company, announced today that it has secured US$21.1 million in Series A funding. The capital will be used to deploy and operate Ceres, an advanced Earth observation business that features…

July 15, 2015

Two NASA contract awards assist in the development of critical technologies Redmond, Washington – July 15, 2015 – Planetary Resources, the asteroid mining company, is taking steps towards its goal of opening up democratic access to the Solar System’s resources. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has awarded the company two grants to advance…