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Odda smelteverk - Smelting pots (Explored)

Odda Smelteverk was a smelting factory located in the centre of Odda, in picturesque Hardanger. The factory was in use from it was built in 1906 untill 2002 with a few short interuptions. In 2003 the factory declared bankruptcy.

 

(Appologies to Gunnar Bye for the blatant rip off of idea for postprocessing :-) )

 

In 2011 some of the remaining factory buildings was declared a national herritage by the Norwegian Directorate for Cultural Heritage.

 

This building, called Cyanamiden, was used in the process of making fertilizer, utilizing the Frank–Caro process

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Taken on July 31, 2012