Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

Today we’ll visit a former forgery factory in Belarus that lives on borrowed time. The abandoned place will cease to exist soon.

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

The forging factory used to produce details for Belorussian car industry using foreign equipment.

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

A new huge workshop was under construction in the Soviet times. However, following 1991 Belarus that had gained independence by that time wasn’t able to raise money and complete the project.

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

Now the workshop is empty, and there is nothing inside.

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

The workshop has two floors.

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

The flooring is made of concrete blocks which are located not close to one another and are separated by many trenches. Besides, numerous metal constructions were found right in the blocks.

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

The workshop consists of various passages with frame cranes above them. Click on the image to view the full size.

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

The upper part is impossible to reach because there are no stairs.

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

Parts of some press machine.

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

Several crane hooks can be found downstairs.

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

The massive rings.

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

Much equipment was found under one passage.

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

Cylinders consisting of two rings had to rotate.

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

It was planned to put the press machine inside the cylinder.

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

Parts of static press machines.

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

These three press machines are ready to work.

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus

This part weighs some hundreds of tones and had to become a part of a giant press machine.

Location: Minsk

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5 thoughts on “Destructing Forging Factory In Belarus”

  1. Very “rare” kind of abandoned projects ! ! ! ! ! ! !.abandoned without any “utilising” .Big is better but big is also “burden”! ! ! ! ! !.

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