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Spillage Thickener (Zn Circuit)


Medium: Acrylic on paper
Size (h x w): 46 x 31.5 cm (18" x 12.5")

Aug 1999

Mount Isa

Private Collection

This zinc spillage tank was part of the lead-zinc concentrator at Mount Isa Mines.

It took spills from the ground floor level of the concentrator building. The upper floors were catwalks comprised of metal grids.

Painted on site, wearing appropriate safety gear.