Industry

Industry

Philippines – stranded ships after Yolanda (Haiyan)

Stranded ship ended up near oil tanks

This ship nearly caused another disaster in the barangay of Anibong in Tacloban, as it was nearly washed into a huge tank farm. The brown tarpaulin on the right covers a section where the ship ran into the berm and damaged it heavily.

Industrial India

Impressions from a scrap recycling yard and steel foundry in Hooghly near Calcutta (Kolkata), India.

Industrial India

Steel worker in Calcutta
Steel worker in Calcutta

Yesterday I had the chance to visit several industrial sites in Hooghly north of Calcutta. This photo I took in a scrap metal processing plant.

Steel Works in Ukraine

panorama of steel works in Dneprodsershinsk, Ukraine

 Wide-angle shot of the steel factory: Testing a vertical panorama

Taken during  a visit to the steel works in Dneprodsershinsk, Ukraine. The motive for this visit was to investigate the options to re-use the waste slags from the smelting process.