The annex casts a long shadow over its old headhouse and the former UGG (currently Vitera C) elevator. Arista 100.
I like to think of this as a giant straw, through which the factory is slowly draining the earth, leaving nothing but reinforced concrete below…
The main rail artery for Thunder Bay passes Ogilvie’s.
Winter skies over Allouez Bay. From a distance, it looks almost fragile.
Demolition about 50% complete.
Where workers would sign documents and collect their pay.
A custom ladder to cross conveyor belts on the work floor.
“Against the blue sky, its rusting central silos look like rising smoke meeting the last minutes of a sunset. These give way to a corrugated night sky of blue gray, punched-through with staggered four-pane windows, all glassless.”
The steam plant could be vertically traversed with this one-man belt driven elevator.