A stencil instructs the first and third shifts to ask security for access. Security was out during all my visits, except one mishap where a strung-out local chased me with a truck. Having spent a decade exploring the U.P., I was not caught off guard.
The tops of the coke stoves.
An emergency slide to help workers evacuate the blending house in an emergency.
Sarah below Cascade Park. This space was destroyed when the park flooded.
A breeze and broken window has animated one of the few curtains still hanging in Nopeming as of 2015.
A closeup of a flour chute.
The control room for the whole of the plant. Sinterband here means one of the sintering lines. Temperatures, gasses, mixtures, speeds, and so on were centrally controlled here.
Harris Machinery rests under snow on the left. Two explorers enjoy the view.