There is a metal plant in Saint-Petersburg that produces details for hydropower and nuclear power stations. That is why its machine tools are simply huge with the size of a small house, as are the parts they make.
The plant occupies the enormous territory with endless workshops.
The generator cover of the Sayano-Shushenskaya hyrdopower plant.
Just compare sizes of the worker and the detail.
A worker sets a machine for drilling of turbine details.
Parts of a steam turbine.
The turbine rotor for the Sayano-Shushenskaya plant.
A turbine detail brought for repairing.
The electrified platform for details transportation.
Universal launching slipways allow to assemble turbines of different sizes.
Treatment with cold or hot steam is also possible.
Everything is so big!
And in some way beautiful.
The turbine workshop.
Blades of a piloting aggregate.
And a small part of its rotor.