Blast Furnace, Kramatorsk Steel Works



ID number:
11182
Title:
Blast Furnace, Kramatorsk Steel Works
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:
W.І. Forst
Publisher:
Unpublished resources
Date:
1917-1920
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: 08357
City: Lviv
Date: 1977
Format: 11х17 сm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Juriy Zaverbnyj
Subject: Plant, exhibition, motorbikes, administration, guests, astronauts
ID: 03939
City: Lviv
Date: 1949
Format: 15х10 cm
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Mariya Ferneza
Subject: Plant, courtyard, handling equipment
ID: 12471
City: Lviv
Date: summer 1949
Format: Unknown
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Mariya Ferneza
Subject: factory
ID: 11182
City: Kramatorsk
Date: 1917-1920
Format: Unknown
Creator: W.І. Forst
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Museum of the History of Kramatorsk
Subject: industrial landscape
ID: 11635
City: Dnipro
Date: 1934
Format: 17,2х12,5
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Interpipe NTRP History Museum
Subject: industrialization
ID: 12456
City: Lviv
Date: 1948-1949
Format: Unknown
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Mariya Ferneza
Subject: factory
ID: 11728
City: Dniprodzerzhynsk
Date: 1908
Format: Unknown
Creator: N. Ivanov
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: National Museum of History of the National Metallurgical Academy of Ukraine in Dnipropetrovsk
Subject:
ID: 11628
City: Dnipro
Date: 1933
Format: 18,1х12,5
Creator: Unknown
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: Interpipe NTRP History Museum
Subject: industrialization
ID: 11722
City: Dniprodzerzhynsk
Date: 1908
Format: Unknown
Creator: N. Ivanov
Publisher: Unpublished resources
Copyright: National Museum of History of the National Metallurgical Academy of Ukraine in Dnipropetrovsk
Subject: