Beet Driers When it was convenient, the sugar company would pull equipment, even pipes, from one mill for another. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: black&white, pipes, tanks... When the ship loaders were added, a doorway was cut through the metal silo to make a room for the grain handling equipment. Note the dust sensor in the corner of the torch-cut archway. This is what it might have looked like if a new Ford descended in the elevator with its headlights on. As seen from the Mississippi side–the opposite portal faces the sand mine. The boiler room has four big boilers in it, which seems like overkill. No wonder this plant could supply power to the works and the town at full capacity! A storm passes over BOMARC’s center row of launch buildings. You can clearly see the tracks on which the roof would retract for launch. Robotic pincers to move molten rods of glass between machines. Looking up to the second floor of the Nitrating House, where cotton would be soaked in nitric acid. These brought cotton into the building. Regauging is the process wherein barrels are opened and the whiskey is tested in various ways, especially in its alcohol content. The skylights with geared-to-open windows were massive and quite functional. The working end of the blast furnace, where molten metal would flow like lava out of the furnace… a process called ‘tapping’.