Occupational safety and health in the production of aluminum (1986)

Documentary №40516, 2 parts, duration: 0:19:55
Production: Sverdlovsk newsreel studio
Camera operators:Anisimov


The film demonstrates the principal labour protection measures taken in electrolytic shops.

Reel №1

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Electrolysis shop.


The building of the workshop.

Dust collection and gas cleaning systems.

Overalls, shoes and respirators.

Workwear for summer and winter seasons.

A worker in a special suit.

Racks for tools.

Loading additives into the bath.

The work of overhead cranes.

Buckets with metal are delivered to the foundry department on trolleys by tractors.

Checking the insulation from the ground with the help of instruments.

Crane operator in the cab.

Checking the insulation of the bridge crane hook.

Repair of the electric filter.

Start of electrolysis baths.

Pouring metal out of the bucket.

Reel №2

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Treatment of electrolysis baths.

Extinguishing the flash.

Punching the crust by machine.

Cleaning the electrolyte from coal dust.

Loading ingots into the electrolyte.

The build-up of anodes with a side current supply.

Work on anodes with an upper current supply.

Loading of liquid anode mass.

Replacement of burnt anodes.

Transportation of stubs to the anode and mounting compartment.

Aluminum casting.

Metal casting.

Monitoring devices.

Pouring metal into the molds.

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