Enisei River's Meridian № 3 Farewell, Sayan! (1986)

Newsreel №3833, 1 part, duration: 0:09:51
Production: Sverdlovsk newsreel studio
Director:Kuznecov V.
Screenwriters:Mihajlov A.
Camera operators:Anisimov R., Ermolin Yu., Zajceva I., Chaplinskij S.


Special edition devoted to the construction and commissioning of the power plant. The story used shooting HPP construction over the years.

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The dam of the Sayano-Shushenskaya HPP. View on the Yenisei.

Cascade of water.

Construction work on the dam.


High-voltage power lines.

The working mechanism.

A meeting to mark the opening of the power plant, December 25, 1985.

Says Brigadier V.S.Demidenko installers.

View on the Yenisei.

Children playing in the street.

A banner above the road.

Participants of the rally, construction workers HPP. Alternation: Work on the construction of the station, cheering protesters.

1979 Chronicle of the year:

Builders are fighting with the summer floods.

Says one of the builders.

Chronicle 1978 year: The festive meeting dedicated to the launch of the 1st hydraulic unit.

Release fastener newspaper "Krasnoyarsk worker".

Construction of the dam.

Launch day of the 1st hydroelectric, December 19, 1978, protesters at the site.

View of the dam.

Chronicle of 1975: Work is underway on the overlap of the Yenisei.

Alternation: boiling water, workers loaded into dump trucks stones with inscriptions.

People on the rocks.

Dump trucks carry stones.

G.T.Beregovoy at the opening of the next phase of construction.

Astronaut sits in dump.

View from the truck cab.

Resetting the stones in the river.

Dam under construction.

Specialists in the control room, there is a preparation for the launch of hydraulic unit number 10. Chief Engineer K.K.Kuzmin.

Director of HPP V.I.Bryzgalov.

Manager at the controls.

The man speaks on the phone with the workers.

Manager announces inclusion.

Gidrostroiteley congratulate each other on the successful launch.

Engine room.

Participants of the rally.

Exemplary construction.

It raises the flag.

Tells K.K.Kuzmin.

Alternating: the builders of the Sayano-Shushenskaya power plant, working mechanism.

View of the dam with night lighting.


Kuzmin KK - Soviet climber, hydropower engineering, Honored Master of Sports, Honored Coach of the USSR, Honored Power Engineer of the USSR, honorary citizen of Sayanogorsk. Bryzgalov VI - Civil Engineer, Ph.D., Honored Power Engineer of the Russian Federation. Coast GT - Soviet cosmonaut, twice Hero of the Soviet Union, Honored Test Pilot of the USSR, Major General Aviation, PhD.

Calendar: 12/25/1985 06.1979 12/19/1978 10.1975

Locations: Krasnoyarsk Territory [762]

Seasons: Summer [824] Autumn [826] Winter [823]

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