CZAV Silo Zierikzee

Built: 1955

Demolished: 2008

Visited: 2007

Zierikzee, Zeeland, The Netherlands

This 47 meter high building was built in 1955 by architect De Koning from Rotterdam. 2.150 tons of concrete were used to built the silo. Owner is the CZAV, a huge cooperation of 3.000 farmers in the south-west of The Netherlands. They started in 1929 and grew to one of the biggest companies in farming and agriculture for marketing and information for the members. This grain silo is not yet abandoned. From the 13 persons who worked here there are just two persons left. In the near future the huge building will be demolished.

Photos CZAV Silo Zierikzee

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