The view from the larry, looking out at the overgrowing coke oven top. Papers listed the order of the charges for each oven, noting the sticky doors and persistent leaks. Emergency respirators and rescue gear was stored close, as long exposure to emissions from the rusty hatches could make worker pass out on the top of the ovens.
2016. A section of the third floor that has changed a lot over the years. Compare to 2006 shot.
I love the big old industrial windows.
A row of security lights line the roof of the power station.
I didn’t test the rungs, but I bet the view was incredible.
Part of the grain drier system in ADM #1 crawls up the side of the building like a steel vine.
The iconic outline of a prairie sentinel. Quintessential rural industrial architecture.
Sunrise in the orphanage… between classrooms and whispers.
The first floor hallway between conference rooms and the diesel lab at the center of the facility