View of the Kramatorsk Station with Steel Works in Background



ID number:
11173
Title:
View of the Kramatorsk Station with Steel Works in Background
City:
Description:

The machine building, iron and steel foundry and rolling mill plant of the Kramatorsk Metallurgical Society was arranged on the basis of the Wilhelm Fitzner and Konrad Gamper company’s mechanical and boiler plant. On 23 April 1899 the joint stock Kramatorsk Metallurgical Society was created, the machine building profile being supplemented with the metallurgical one. In 1913 the Society’s basic capital was 7.2 million roubles.

Before 1909, 6 steam engines, 75 electric engines and 3 dynamos (with an aggregate power of 7.5 thousand h.p.) functioned at the plant. The workers numbered 1.7 thousand persons; annual production was 7 million roubles. As of 1913, 220 servicemen (including 46 engineers) and 2.8 thousand workers worked at the plant. 265 machines with an aggregate power of 22.1 thousand h.p. and 2 blast furnices functioned there; annual production was 12 million roubles.

The plant’s product range included iron constructions, cranes and lifts, winches, compressors, pumps, steam machines, steel foundry equipment, rolling machines, presses, profiled and wire iron.

On 17 November 1920 the plant was nationalized and renamed as the Kramatorsk State Machine Building and Metallurgical Plant. Now it is the Starokramatorsk Machine Building Plant [http://www.skmz.dn.ua/].

Awards: in 1900 and 1910 the equipment produced by the Kramatorsk plant was awarded with the Grand Prix at an international exhibition in Paris.

Author: Volodymyr Kulikov

Subject:
industrial landscape
Creator:
Unknown
Publisher:
Unpublished resources
Date:
1917-1923
Format:
Unknown
Copyright:
Museum of the History of Kramatorsk
Collection:
Category:
Technique:

Suggestions: If you have additional information regarding this particular visual source or want to team up with our UID project, please send us your comments.

Related

ID: 12456
City: Lviv
Date: 1948-1949
Format: Unknown
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Mariya Ferneza
Subject: factory
ID: 12549
City: Mariupol
Date: 1910-1917
Format: Unknown
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unknown
Copyright: Metallurgical State Museum of Ukraine
Subject:
ID: 03376
City: Boryslav
Date: 1910
Format: Unknown
Creator: Zygmunt Erdgaim
Publisher: Claudia Erdheim, Das Stetl. Galizien und Bukowina 1890–1918. Album Verlag, Wien 2008.
Copyright: Claudia Erdheim
Subject: Road, ozokerite mine, orokerite, workers
ID: 11653
City: Dnipro
Date: 1934
Format: 17,2х12,5 cm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Interpipe NTRP History Museum
Subject: industrialization
ID: 12458
City: Lviv
Date: 1948-1949
Format: Unknown
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Mariya Ferneza
Subject: factory
ID: 11595
City: Kramatorsk
Date: 1900-1917
Format: Unknown
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unknown
Copyright: Museum of the History of Starokramatorsky Machine Building Plant
Subject: industrial landscape
ID: 12539
City: Dniprodzerzhynsk
Date: 1908
Format: 9х13 cm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unknown
Copyright: Metallurgical State Museum of Ukraine
Subject:
ID: 12196
City: Mariupol
Date: 1905-1909
Format: 14 х 9 см
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Bookstore of Prikhodko-Pymonenko heirs
Copyright: Mariupol Local History Museum
Subject:
ID: 12491
City: Lviv
Date: 1st of May 1949
Format: Unknown
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Mariya Ferneza
Subject: factory