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Report - SSI Redcar. Power Station. January 2016

Discussion in 'Industrial Sites' started by ACID- REFLUX, Jan 19, 2016.

  1. ACID- REFLUX

    ACID- REFLUX 28DL Regular User
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    Continuing the theme of reports from various members of this now sadly redundant :( but in no uncertain terms....Epic Industrial site that just keeps giving :thumb

    Obviously this one concerns the on-site Power Station, which was powered ironically by using the by-products from the nearby Blast Furnace & Coke ovens, which in turn provided power for the site itself. Consisting of 3 Boilers & 6 Turbines of varying age & design ( I"ve not found much online TBH )

    Visited with @Raz :thumbafter a last minute decision to either :-
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    B. Get Pissed in Pontefract :eek:
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    C. Spend his Birthday with an old bloke running round SSI Redcar playing hide & seek with Secca & trying to find the Control Room they"d missed hours earlier.;)

    Luckily for him it was C. :D even though he"d visited less than 24hrs earlier :Not Worthy young-uns full of energy....i imagine

    So thanks for that mate & fun times were had along the way , even if you did repeatedly burn my Retinas out with that bloody Torch:eek:

    Sorry it"s pic heavy but i think the site deserves it ....enjoy the randomness of hopefully some different views previously seen. It

    No Conveyors were used in the making of these images ;)


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    Edit .....FYI The Cameras covering the Turbine Hall and other places are indeed working as can be seen behind us on the monitors, so if anyone"s watching TV when you visit :D And going off the newspapers in the rubbish bin they were in a few days ago !
     
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  2. The Amateur Wanderer

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    B. Get Pissed in Pontefract - Nowt wrong with that if you can put up with copious amounts of Basshunter and Scooter :rolleyes:

    Proper good job there mate, Control Rooms a little better than I'd anticipated it would be too :thumb
     
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    Bloody awesome stuff m8ty. Really nice pics has allways thx for report and pics gratz on control room shots
     
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    Cheers matey :thumb TBH i prefer the control room at Tilbury ;) i only went for the Birthday Boy

    And i had my 30th in Pontefract :eek: it"s that long ago they used to have real glasses too drink out of in the Nightclubs :p
     
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    No sign of Stranton ?
     
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    It"s all about the Turbines :thumb

    Cheers matey-mate ;)
     
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  7. ACID- REFLUX

    ACID- REFLUX 28DL Regular User
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    We did hear what we thought was some swearing coming from a conveyor system but it was probably just the wind :D
     
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    Nice pics man :)

    :eek:
     
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    Ta very much ;)
     
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    good work on finding the control room fellas :thumb
     
  11. ACID- REFLUX

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    All credit too @Raz it was his Birthday Pressie ;)
     
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    Proper Bo this mate!! if in doubt option C works everytime :)
     
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    Cheers mate :thumb
    Top site & thanks for the comments ;)
     
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    Love those turbine hall pics, that are smashing! Control room is pretty nice too mate. Vast site, nice work :thumb
     
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    I went a fortnight earlier :thumb
     
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    bloody epic,
    puts my thread to shame. :thumb
     
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    no conveyors? :D
     
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