Siemens-Martin Steelworks

  • hawky
  • Siemens-Martin Steelworks

 3 months ago

Plzeňský kraj, Rokycany, 


the "cathedral" of the siemens-martin steelworks by a well-known architect and designer
Ing. Stanislav Bechyn DrSc. from 1913 was his dissertation and was the heart of this steel city. It expired on 1 August 2001. This beauty was built by
concrete construction business of Dr. Ing. K. Skorkovský, known among other things for the construction of our first republican fortifications, only thanks to the owner only a shell remains of it. Nevertheless, in my opinion, it has a tremendous genius loci. The oil station became an integral part of it after the conversion to fuel oil, and at the end there is a building of laboratories and sanitary facilities of the SM steelworks adjacent on the other side.
View original version
7 likes

Comments

No one has responded yet, log in and be the first!

Around

A familiar place that is slowly disappearing. It is interesting that in one of the...

A familiar place, although it's still alive here, the dead parts of the ironworks are...

Just a teaser (so I don't take up space). More photos at https://kodiak66.rajce.idnes.cz/

@viral_patrik I love hospitals 🖤💀⚕️ Old operating theatres, long corridors, beds without patients and old...

Today we look back to the past, how last winter looked like an undamaged cub...