Smelting plants here convert ores and transplutonic ores into metals and transplutonics, respectively. Teleoperated robotics are used to handle the most dangerous tasks, usually.

–In-game description

Refining is an industry. It can be built on any Colony.


Effects Edit

Refining does not provide any benefits to the colony.

Upkeep Edit

Refining has a base upkeep of 1 500 credits, increasing by the same amount for each colony size past 3.

Production Edit

Refining produces the following commodities;

Demands Edit

Refining demands to following commodities;

A shortage of Ore will reduce Metal production by the same amount, and a shortage of Transplutonic Ore will do the same to Transplutonic production.


  • Refining increases Luddic Path cell interest slightly (2)
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Change HistoryEdit


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