Tuesday, July 13, 2010
World cup epilogue: Oracle octopus, the Celeb, Paul, picked the winners. The pictured multinational also enjoys positive images of the future associated with the name Orica even if the backdrop is stormy. Overhead is a connection to the wharf and Port of Newcastle.
The company, Orica, began as a supplier of explosives during the gold rush (1850 or so). The famous figure, Nobel bought the company and it morphed first into ICI then eventually into Orica.
ICI and pollution went together at a site in Sydney.