Castner Kellner

Chemical Industry

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  • Castner Kellner

    A late February afternoon and the Castner Kellner chemical plant at Runcorn is silhouetted against the Mersey estuary with the Stanlow refinery in the distance.

  • Cokeries d'Anderlues

    S.A. Cokeries et Houillères d'Anderlues first erected coke ovens in 1904 which were replaced by new ones in 1931. The works produced foundry coke and was one of the smallest and oldest coke by-product plants still operating in Belgium at the time of clos…

  • Tennants Fine Chemicals

    This works was once owned by Joshiua Wardle and produced dyestuffs used by the Wardle dyeworks and elsewhere. These days it is operated by Tennants Fine Chemicals, a long established UK family owned private company. They produce aroma chemicals and acetat…


  • Winnington by night

    The limekilns and the chimneys of the CHP plant are reflected in the dragonfly pond at Anderton Nature Park.

  • PQ Corporation chemicals

    On a fine sunny day BITH* and I took a stroll through the PQ (Philadelphia Quartz) Corporation plant adjacent to the Mersey at Warrington. This was once the Crosfield's soap works and today it continues to produce inorganic chemicals.

  • Lostock Works

    Soda ash production at the Brunner Mond works at Lostock.


  • Lostock

    Brunner Mond chemical works at Lostock near Northwich.

  • Wallerscote Wharf

    Coasters used to load soda ash here. Now the loading facilities lie mainly derelict, but the storage bunkers remain in use.

  • Winnington Dusk

    The Brunner Mond soda ash factory at Winnington viewed across the River Weaver from Anderton


  • Promens, Queensferry

    Promens' Deeside factory specialises in the manufacture of industrial packaging for dangerous substances including chemicals such as agrochemicals, detergents, and lubricating oil. The main processes are extrusion blow moulding and injection moulding.

  • Winnington CHP

    I have wanted to get out for a night shoot for a while and the weather today was ideal for a trip around the Brunner Mond plants in the Northwich area. Operated by E.ON UK CHP Ltd, the Winnington Combined Heat and Power (CHP) plant in Northwich, Cheshire…

  • Winnington in the dark

    Part of the Winnington soda ash plant silhouetted against the evening sky when viewed across the River Weaver from Anderton Nature Park.


  • Dulux

    Storage tanks at the AkzoNobel (Dulux) paint plant at Stowmarket. I really do hope that the colours inside match those outside.

  • Wilton chemical landscape

    The still extensive chemical works at Wilton viewed over Dormanstown.

  • Lostock works - STOP

    Back in 2005 I attempted to get some shots of the four big limekilns at Brunner Mond's Lostock soda ash works. This is as near to the gate as I got before security was out shouting about no photography allowed. I didn't argue as the car park I was standin…


  • Prayon, Engis

    Prayon manufactures an extensive range of phosphate and fluorine products that are used in food applications, industrial applications, fertilizers and other applications such as pharmaceuticals. Their Engis plant sprawls alongside the Meause to the west o…

  • Wood Treatment

    This end of the Bosley Mills site is no longer in use by Wood Treatment International for their processing of a range of organic materials such as SoftWood Fibres, Olive Stones, Almond, Walnut and Coconut Shells for use in a wide variety of industries inc…

  • BP Ineos Westerlo

    Storage silos at the BP Ineos polypropylene plant at Westerlo.


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