One of the last times I saw the skyway standing. ADM’s Meal Elevator is in the distance.
This building has since collapsed.
An emergency slide to help workers evacuate the blending house in an emergency.
At the extreme eastern end of the plant is a bank of modern concrete silos. Kodak Portra 160/Mamiya 6.
One of the older buildings on the site, this is an old power house that provided electricity to the plant. I spent some time walking around it and believe it was fired with coal gas but had a diesel backup installed later.
A small bunker and blast wall between shell-loading buildings would have provided shelter during disasters, such as tornados, accidental explosions, and perhaps even enemy attacks.
A cloud moves across the attic in front of the window. How? A photographer’s secret.
Standing on a caustic tank with my head out a roof hatch, I look at the sign of the last brand to be produced here.
Peering at Stelco’s abandoned steel rod rolling mill, not demolished. The rectangular on the right in between is the boiler house that heated Stelco.