59 posts tagged industrial
Hola, vengo a poner orden. (Liebherr LTM-11200)
4,500 horsepower boring machine ‘Heidi’ breaks through at the final section of Gotthard Base Tunnel, the world’s longest rail tunnel.
Fuck yeah Humanity.
El barista mecánico. Construir esto es el BIEN ABSOLUTO.
Bagger 288. Hay que verlo.
Idaho National Laboratory’s Advanced Test Reactor (ATR) powered up. The fuel plates can be seen glowing bright blue due to Cherenkov radiation. The core is submerged in water for cooling.
Big Black - Kerosene
Every song should be more like this song.
Before and after comparison of the Shelton Steelworks area (1950-2000) at Stoke-on-Trent (Staffordshire, England). See full.
Doxford’s diesel ship engine stockyards, 1957-58.
“Doxfords built vertical, opposed-piston two-stroke diesel engines for ships, up to 8000 bhp, and their design became a standard unit for British flag-carriers until the licence-built Sulzer and B&W engines challenged their position in the early 1960’s.”
Check out the full gallery. The scope and quality of the photographs is amazing.
Zollverein coal mine industrial complex (Essen, Germany) also known as “the world’s most beautiful coal mine”. It’s now being refitted into a public park.
Check the full gallery by Meener Dijk.
Translated from Russian:
“NPO Energomash is the leading company in the world to develop powerful liquid rocket engines for space launch vehicles, one of the world’s leading high-tech products. The history of the company dates back to May 15, 1929. Over the years they have developed some 60 rocket engines that remain operational in space and military vehicles.”
Two bloggers sneaked through an open stretch in the fence, which was temporarily removed to undergo repairs. Apparently, Russian law does not prosecute civilian trespassers if it can be proved that the property wasn’t fully fenced and guarded. There are lots of pictures, and they are beyond beautiful. Enjoy.