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Report - Sairo Oil Refinary, Italy, April 2011

Discussion in 'European and International Sites' started by Ric, Apr 27, 2011.

  1. Ric

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    I stumbled across this abandoned oil refinery in Imperia last week, totally unexpected so it was a decent mooch, pretty stripped and bare but a few nice items still remained.

    Due to the surprise find luckily I had my camera but not my tripod so please forgive the blurry images from inside.

    The place was huge, the only noises been the road outside and a pump which was running to empty the flooded basements, again which looked like it covered a huge area.

    Details I've struggled to find about this building, but with a little help from google translate I've managed to find a few snippets:

    I don't that have much experience with Oil refinery's so if somebody sees a mistake I've made with identifying parts please let me know

    S.A.I.R.O:

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    Various Interior:

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    Supports for tanks feeding hoppers below

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    Chemicals used in the labs and production

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    Containment vessel (marked with a red cross probably to make sure it was left behind)

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    The building had 7 floors

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    Hopper from the tanks above probably feeding a barrel for delivery

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    Lab:

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    A small lab, with taps and gas outlets for burners etc

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    Offices:

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    There's always a lonely chair..

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    Safe, locked unfortunately

    Boiler room:

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    Boiler for a turbine perhaps

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    Lots of piping.

    Thanks for looking.
     
    #1 Ric, Apr 27, 2011
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