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Stora Vika cementfabrik

Structures hardened in time

Nynäshamn, Sweden.

Stora Vika cementfabrik. Nynäshamn, Sweden. August 2007.

The smoke stack through the plastic lens of the Holga.

he smoke stack through the plastic lens of the Holga.

Late summer light at Stora Vika cementfabrik. Nynäshamn, Sweden. August 2007.

Late summer light.

Late summer light.

The secret courtyard at Stora Vika cementfabrik. Nynäshamn, Sweden. August 2007.

The secret courtyard.

The secret courtyard.

The Green Desk at Stora Vika cementfabrik. Nynäshamn, Sweden. August 2007.

The Green Desk.

The Green Desk.

Electrical interiors at Stora Vika cementfabrik. Nynäshamn, Sweden. August 2007.

Electrical interiors.

Electrical interiors.

Industrial entrails at Stora Vika cementfabrik. Nynäshamn, Sweden. August 2007.

Industrial entrails. Mmmm.

Industrial entrails. Mmmm.

Boiler room interior Stora Vika cementfabrik. Nynäshamn, Sweden. August 2007.

Boiler room interior.

Boiler room interior.

Yours truly with the signature boots at the time at Stora Vika cementfabrik. Nynäshamn, Sweden. August 2007.

Yours truly with the signature boots at the time.

Yours truly with the signature boots at the time

Harbour logistics at Stora Vika cementfabrik. Nynäshamn, Sweden. August 2007.

Harbour logistics.

Harbour logistics.

Peeling yet appeling tank insulation at Stora Vika cementfabrik. Nynäshamn, Sweden. August 2007.

Peeling yet appeling tank insulation.

Peeling yet appeling tank insulation.

Tank at Stora Vika cementfabrik. Nynäshamn, Sweden. August 2007.

Tank.

Tank.

Tank stairway at Stora Vika cementfabrik. Nynäshamn, Sweden. August 2007.

Tank stairway.

Tank stairway.

Rusty tank. Can't get enough of these, can we. Stora Vika cementfabrik. Nynäshamn, Sweden. August 2007.

Rusty tank. Can't get enough of these, can we.

Rusty tank. Can't get enough of these, can we.

Gigeresque foundations at Stora Vika cementfabrik. Nynäshamn, Sweden. August 2007.

Gigeresque foundations.

Gigeresque foundations.

Wooden pellets spread about in the main hall at Stora Vika cementfabrik. Nynäshamn, Sweden. August 2007.

Wooden pellets spread about in the main hall.

Wooden pellets spread about in the main hall.

Yours truly

Hejsan!

Founded in the 40s, boomed in the 60s, shut down in the 80s. Once among the biggest and most productive cement mills in the world, delivering circa 1200 metric tons of cement per day. After a number of years unused the bio-engineering company Bedminster started composting household garbage in the old lime rock furnaces, an attempt which failed.

August 2007

2007

December 2013

Nikon D300, Nikon 12-24 mm F/4, Photoshop. Holga 120S, Imacon Flextight Photo.

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