The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The factory “Tyazhmash” was founded in 1941 in Syzran and now it is one of leading enterprises of the heavy, power and transport engineering. The company has six main production areas: heat and power, crushing and grinding, conveying equipment, equipment for nuclear power plants and for the cement industry and other specialized equipment. Launch facilities of the Plesetsk and Baikonur cosmodromes were manufactured at this factory.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

Main products are assembled in the biggest workshop №5. The most unique equipment is also situated here. Products amaze with their sizes, people seem dwarfs against their background.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

Almost all thermal power plants of the country, fueled by the solid fuel, hydro and nuclear power stations, the largest ore-dressing enterprises that process iron, copper, tungsten and molybdene, gold and diamond ore, the largest blast furnaces, open pit and mines, cement and chemical plants, launch installations of cosmodromes and missile forces, and many other facilities are completed with products of the “Tyazhmash.”

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The unique machine – the turning lathe K 19M with the processing diameter of 25 meters.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

A turbine blade.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

It’s amazing how such huge machines manage to achieve the accuracy of 0.02 mm.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

All technical operations are under the constant control of workers.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The rotor wheel frame for the Kama hydroelectric station. High accuracy is the basic requirement during the manufacturing of this product.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

Screws for attritors.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

An attritor cover.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

A shell of disintegrating machines is used for grinding of ferrous and nonferrous metals.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The processing of details.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

A ring gear has the diameter of about 5 meters.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

A ready shell.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

Hydraulic shock absorbers are designed to limit the movement of equipments and pipelines of primary and secondary circuits of nuclear power plants under the influence of seismic and emergency loads.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

Nodes of a polar crane.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The monument and board of honor are near the administration building.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

A turbine stator for HPPs.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The plasma cutting.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

Having a break?

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

Not half! A metal block brought by a platform was placed under the press.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

And that is all.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

An unbelievable heat.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The workshop of polar cranes. Such cranes serve to move various loads in a reactor compartment.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

Cranes belong to the highest safety class of equipment for nuclear power plants, their production is strictly controlled. Their guidance accuracy is ± 7 mm, load capacity is up to 400 tones.

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]

This year “Tyazhmash” celebrates its 70th anniversary. 70 years is a long time, during which the company have received the deserved confidence of Russian and foreign partners.

Location: Syzran

via sv_bob

16 thoughts on “The Pride of the Russian Heavy Machinery [30 photos]”

  1. What kind of quality control they follow? precision engineering with mess! ! ! ! ! !are these scenes comes from another “soviet abandoned” plant?

  2. Parasites and slackers do nothing and prevent others from working. These great people not afraid of hard labour! Working country will be built with labour. Workers of the world, unite!

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