Series 62 - Plant Logs


Date Range1986 - 1990
Quantity10 cm, 6 log books, notebook and file
ProvenanceProduction - PMA Ltd
Description

Contains log books, log sheets and a notebook.The logs cover the green plant, phthalo wet plant, phthalocyanine crude plant, and foremans' report logs showing shift instructions for the phthalo and azo plants. The notebook is from the foreman's office, and contains handwritten health and safety notes.

Many of the items in this series are heavily marked with ink or pigment. Wearing gloves while handling these items is recommended.


Inventory Listing

62-1 Green Plant Log Sheets

Log sheets including date, shift, operator, product and batch information.

Creator Production - PMA Ltd
Date range 30 September 1990 - 5 October 1990    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 file
Formats Forms
Inventory Identifier PMA0060 Box Number 105 Series 62
62-2 Health and Safety - Info Only

Cover of notebook is inscribed: "Leave in foreman office - Health & Safety - Info Only". The first nine pages contain handwritten notes on actual or potential health and safety issues. The remainder of the notebook is blank.

Creator Production - PMA Ltd
Date range 1989 - 1990    Quantity 2 cm, 1 notebook
Formats Notebooks
Inventory Identifier PMA0684 Box Number 105 Series 62
62-3 Phthalo Wet Plant Log Book

Includes date, shift, and operator details. Each page is divided into "a-Plant" and "-Plant".

The a-Plant section includes the main headings: "Acid Pasting", "Texturising/Laking", and "Comments".

The -Plant section includes the main headings: "Blackley Milling", "Blending Tanks", "Filter Presses", and "Comments".

Creator Production - PMA Ltd
Date range 1989    Quantity 1 cm, 1 log book
Formats Numeric Data, Memoranda and Forms
Inventory Identifier PMA0687 Box Number 105 Series 62
62-4 Phthalocyanine Crude Plant Log Book

Log book with each page divided into the following main sections:
Raw Materials;
Synthesis;
Solvent Recovery;
Purification;
Filtration;
Process Comments, Record All Mechanical Problems and Delays.

Creator Production - PMA Ltd
Date range 1989    Quantity 1 cm, 1 log book
Formats Numeric Data, Memoranda and Forms
Inventory Identifier PMA0688 Box Number 127 Series 62
62-5 Laverton Pigments Plant - Phthalo Shift Instructions/Foreman's Report Log
Creator Production - PMA Ltd
Date range 1989    Quantity 3 cm, 1 log book
Formats Numeric Data and Memoranda
Inventory Identifier PMA0689 Box Number 130 Series 62
62-6 Laverton Pigments Plant - Azo Plant Shift Instructions/Foreman's Report Log
Creator Production - PMA Ltd
Date range 1986 - 1987    Quantity 2.5 cm, 1 log book
Formats Numeric Data and Memoranda
Inventory Identifier PMA0690 Box Number 128 Series 62

Published by the The University of Melbourne, eScholarship Research Centre on AustehcWeb, December 2008
Listed by Barbara Cytowicz, Ann McCarthy, Gavan McCarthy, Michael Jones, Rachel Tropea
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