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You can describe the type of industry or type of industrial object using the tag industrial=*


Sectors of industry

Tag Element Comments Instances
industrial=agriculture node area Agriculture industry or industrial agriculture

industrial=building_materials node area Building or construction material industry

industrial=chemical node area Chemical industry

industrial=construction node area Construction industry

industrial=food_processing node area Food_processing - Food processing

industrial=gas node area Natural petroleum gas - see also industrial=oil below

industrial=mine node area Mine - extraction of mineral resources from the ground

industrial=oil node area Petroleum industry or oil industry - includes the global processes of exploration, extraction, refining, and marketing petroleum products.

industrial=recycling node area Recycling industry

industrial=timber node area Timber or lumber industry

industrial=transport node area Transport industry

Superior industrial objects

superordinate and summing up terms

Tag Element Comments Instances
industrial=depot node area Place where vehicles are stored and served. Apart from landuse=garages, area and vehicles at industrial=depot usually belong to the single entity (police or firefighter's department, transportation company etc). See also landuse=depot.

industrial=distributor node area A distributor for some product. Does not generally sell to the public.

industrial=factory node area Factory - a place where manufacturing takes place, not otherwise specified.

industrial=machinery node area A place where machinery is built for other companies processing materials and making goods (See industrial=factory). Not to be confused with a machine shop that produce parts only. A machinery industry can make needed parts on its own or buy from third parties.

industrial=packaging node area Industrial facility that produces packaging.

industrial=port node area Port area handling commercial traffic. Alternative to landuse=port that is friendlier to data consumers.

industrial=scrap_yard node area Wrecking yard - place where decommissioned vehicles are brought for dismantling.

industrial=shipyard node area Shipyard - place where ships are constructed.

industrial=steelmaking node area Steelmaking factory - producing steel from iron ore and scrap

industrial=warehouse node area Warehouse - a place with buildings where goods are stored and shipped from but not manufactured. There are some uses of industrial=storage to tag open-air storage, without further elaboration.

industrial=wellsite node area Petroleum (gas or oil) well site

Singular industrial objects

Tag Element Comments Instances
industrial=bakery node area Bakery - industrial facility that produces flour-based food.

industrial=brewery node area Brewery - production of beer in large quantity

industrial=brickyard node area Brickyard - brick making factory

industrial=furniture node area Furniture factory

industrial=grinding_mill node area Grinding mill - a device that breaks solid materials into smaller pieces by grinding, crushing, or cutting. The aftermath is powdered product, not liquid extract like oil mill.

industrial=heating_station node area Heat production station. See District heating. Should be combined with power=* tag.

industrial=machine_shop node area Machine shop - a place where a variety of parts are machined for different companies.

industrial=mobile_equipment node area A place where mobile equipment of some kind is sold or rented.

industrial=oil_mill node area Oil mill - a mill designed to crush or bruise oil-bearing seeds, such as linseed or peanuts, or other oil-rich vegetable material.

industrial=rice_mill node area A place where paddy or rough rice is transformed to white rice ready for consumption.

industrial=salt_pond node area A salt pond is where water containing salt is sun-heated, and salt is extracted by humans (typically sea-water, but not always). Alternative to landuse=salt_pond that is friendlier to data consumers.

industrial=sawmill node area Sawmill - a place where logs are turned into wood products including lumber and plywood.

industrial=slaughterhouse node area Slaughterhouse - place where animals are slaughtered.

industrial=well_cluster node area Petroleum (gas or oil) well cluster

See also