the upper plant was renovated and improved, while the lower plant was leased for other purposes. the mill hall plant was damaged by fire in sep 1926, and not rebuilt by met. today, the upper plant site along fishing creek is a grassy field with a parking lot for fishermen. footings of an early dam are visible and axe factory run dumps into the .
the city of fall river, massachusetts once had over 120 cotton textile mills and was the leading cotton textile center in the united states during the late 19th century and early 20th century. there are currently about 65 historic textile mills remaining in the city, as well as other related structures. many have been added to the national register of historic places.
royal ordnance plc was formed on 2 january 1985 as a public corporation, owning the majority of what until then were the remaining united kingdom government-owned royal ordnance factories abbreviated rofs which manufactured explosives, ammunition, small arms including the lee–enfield rifle, guns and military vehicles such as tanks.it owned some 16 factories; and employed about 19,000 staff.
the h. j. heinz, wigan factory is a food manufacturing plant owned by h. j. heinz company, based in kitt green, orrell, near wigan in greater manchester, england. it is the largest food processing plant in europe and the largest h. j. heinz facility in the world. h. j. heinz varieties first went on sale in fortnum & mason in 1886.
cairns plywood pty ltd sawmill complex is a heritage-listed sawmill at 25 - 33 eacham road, yungaburra, tablelands region, queensland, australia.it was built from 1910 to 1980s. it is also known as cairns plywood limited, eacham sawmills, and williamson brothers sawmill.
erik lawrence grant lea october 15, 1892 – april 28, 1979 was a norwegian ship-owner, banker, insurer and mill owner.he became one of the most mythical tycoons of the boom years of world war i in norway
close to eggborough is the site of french-owned saint-gobain glass, europe's leading producer of float flat glass. the plant, which opened in 1998, employs over 170 people and produces 200,000 tonnes 220,000 tons of flat glass per year.
2009 on february 28, 2009, chávez ordered the army to take over all rice processing and packaging plants. 2010 on january 20, 2010, chávez signed an ordinance to nationalize six supermarkets under the system of retail stores of a french company because of increasing price and speculation hoarding illicit.