Old parts catalogs litter the floor. The office overlooks empty shelves. Graffiti glue peeling paint in place.
The perfect place to have a post-industrial picnic.
Safety signs decorated every floor, machine and, yes, door. This message spoke to me for reasons my coworkers will understand; suffice to say, I need to take this message to heart.
Between the gauges for the power plant boilers and the steam pump flywheels.
Heavy steel doors to isolate the underground magnetic separation mill from Eagle Mine’s main tunnel.
Not a part of the Foundry, but the Enclosed Body Building. The rebar welded over the windows and the rust patterns with the lighting makes this geometric photos one of my favorites from the year.
There were three main stockhouses, two of which still exist, that are filled with tanks like these in addition to Fermentation. Each tank is the size of the city bus and few are left after the 2008-2009 scrapings.
This floor of the workhouse had corkscrew conveyors–big augers–in the floor to move material around. Most of the walls that were metal were missing, leaving the concrete structure and open doors.