Working In Hell

Working In Hell

This tour will take you to two very hot workplaces – tube-rolling plant and steel works in Kazakhstan.

Working In Hell

Pavlodar tube-rolling plant is situated in Pavlodar, Kazakhstan. The tubes, manufactured here, are used in gas pipelines, water supply systems, heating, sewage, different boiler installations, irrigation systems and many other things. The blanks for the plant are supplied by Pavlodar steel works.

Working In Hell

Working In Hell

Pipe manufacturing process consists of the following stages: hot rolling, where blank gets cut, heated and rolled till it becomes of the needed size and form.

Working In Hell

Then, if needed, the pipe undergoes heat treatment or just goes to the quality testing line.

Working In Hell

Carousel heating furnace where the materials get heated as evenly as possible.

Working In Hell

Oblique-roll fabrication mill that turns blanks into tubular billets.

Working In Hell

It is the very heart of the plant – heat rolling mill. Then there goes extracting mill that turns 3-meter long tubular billets into 28-meter pipes.

Working In Hell

Then there is reheating furnace, reducing mill and cooling table.

Working In Hell

Working In Hell

The plant’s rated capacity is 100 000 tons per year.

Working In Hell

The blanks for the plant are supplied by the neighbor – Pavlodar steel works.

Working In Hell

It deals with ferrous and nonferrous metal recycling.

Working In Hell

Working In Hell

Working In Hell

The works make 1,2 million tons of production per year.

Working In Hell

Scrap gets delivered to the furnace where the “reincarnation” takes place at the temperature of 1500 degrees.

Working In Hell

Working In Hell

Location: Pavlodar

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5 thoughts on “Working In Hell”

  1. I wish I could see this in real life. These machines that are progeamed to do these kind of things, fascinate me. Thanks for the post.

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