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of the support they have from their community. The land was donated by local identity Ian Knox, and his sister Jan Knox is also deeply involved on the Board with the project. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull officially opened the laundry on January 16th, one month after the first load went through. Mr Turnbull told a gathered audience the laundry was not something a government alone could deliver. THE AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL DRYCLEANER & LAUNDERER JANUARY FEBRUARY 2017 35 At left, a view of the laundry from the mezzanine offices showing the new Girbau ironing line and transfer dryers as well as sorting tables and a towel folder. A barrier wall separates the clean and dirty areas with a heavy duty swing door crating negative air pressure. Above we see the new 9 compartment Girbau continuous batch washing system (tunnel line) and below, one of the two Girbau barrier washing machines where dirty linen is fed in from the ‘dirty’ side and clean linen is produced on the ‘clean’ side.” Feeding the barrier washer with foul hospital goods.
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