Workers start aluminum smelter pots on potline B at the Alcoa Intalco aluminum smelter west of Ferndale, Feb. 15, 2011. The smelter, a major contributor to Whatcom County’s Gross Domestic Product, was in the process of winding down at the end of 2015 before it was saved from closure in 2016.
Workers start aluminum smelter pots on potline B at the Alcoa Intalco aluminum smelter west of Ferndale, Feb. 15, 2011. The smelter, a major contributor to Whatcom County’s Gross Domestic Product, was in the process of winding down at the end of 2015 before it was saved from closure in 2016. Philip A. Dwyer pdwyer@bhamherald.com
Workers start aluminum smelter pots on potline B at the Alcoa Intalco aluminum smelter west of Ferndale, Feb. 15, 2011. The smelter, a major contributor to Whatcom County’s Gross Domestic Product, was in the process of winding down at the end of 2015 before it was saved from closure in 2016. Philip A. Dwyer pdwyer@bhamherald.com