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Refinery Deck

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Refinery deck interior

The Refinery decks were added in Alpha 3.12.0 and are dedicated areas in Rest Stops that allow players to drop off mined materials to be refined, or buy new mining equipment.[1]


The Refinery Deck allows Citizens to refine mined ores. The refining process is done through work orders, which can be dispatched at refining terminals located in the processing center.

When interacting with the terminal a suitable vehicle with mined ore can be selected. Which then allows the player to select which stored ores they want to refine, and what refining method to use. Before requesting a quote of the generated yield, cost and time. the work order. Different refining methods have different durations, costs and yield associated with them.

Method Speed Cost Yield
Cormack Method High Moderate Low
Dinyx Solvention Very low Low High
Electrostarolysis Moderate Moderate Moderate
Ferron Exchange Low Moderate High
Gaskin Process High High Moderate
Kazen Winnowing Moderate Low Low
Pyrometric Chromalysis Low High High
Thermonatic Deposition Low Low Moderate
XCR Reaction High High Low

Once a work order has been completed, the refined ores will need to be loaded into one or multiple ships. After which they can be sold at a Trading Console

Refinery specializations

Different Refinery decks will be specialized at refining certain minerals. Or be worse at refining a specific mineral.

Vehicle renting

All current Refinery decks are also equipped with equipment rental terminals allowing Citizens to rent a select few vehicles.

These terminals can be found in the store section of the Refinery deck.


The Refinery deck also has a store located on the premise. The store generally sells some basic amenities like Oxy en Medipens, flight suits, (mining) armor and the Pyro RYT Multi-Tool with attachments.

The store also sells Mining laser modules for ships, and Mining gadgets.

Space Stations with a Refinery Deck

System Station
Stanton system ARC-L1 Wide Forest Station
Stanton system CRU-L1 Ambitious Dream Station
Stanton system HUR-L1 Green Glade Station
Stanton system HUR-L2 Faithful Dream Station
Stanton system MIC-L1 Shallow Frontier Station


  1. Dedicated areas in Rest Stops that allow players to sell unrefined minerals, drop off mined materials to be refined, and buy or rent new mining equipment and ships.. Comm-Link
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