Peat Today.. (1963)

Film-document №5873 2 parts, Duration: 0:18:14 to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)
With the participation of

Director: Kryakvin E.

Operators: Grek I., Danshin N., Kryakvin E., Shironin K.


The film tells about the modern methods of peat extraction and new peat usage technologies in national economy.

Reel №1

Landscapes marshland - LS. (Summer).

Peat bog - MS.

PNRM. by peat deposits (wetlands) - LS.

Newsreel 1920.:

Performance of VI Lenin 8 Russian Congress of Soviets.

Peat by hand.

Old line voltage.

Speech by GM Krzyzanowski.

Hydraulic method of peat extraction, invented by Russian engineer Klasson.

PNRM. area, flooded peat liquefaction.

Tractor cuts dried peat, produced by the hydraulic method.

Excavator way to peat extraction.

Mechanized transport, Steelco, drying and cleaning of peat.

The machine cleans the turf from the bush, then the roots of the bush.

Machine cut peat for briquettes, loaded them into piles.

Machinist at work on the car of peat.

Stacks of peat briquettes - LS.

Machines are columns on peat deposits and clean them from the bush.

Deep milling machine one has to produce grinding and mixing of the upper layers of the reservoir.

PNRM. peatland area, ready for industrial use.

Milling machine produces peat in the form of fine crumbs.

Special machines collect shredded peat and ship it to the car body.

Work on high-performance machines peat: transshipment machine, pneumatic harvester.

Running machine, stacked peat stacks and equal to its slopes.

Mechanized loading peat into the wagons.

Construction of portable narrow-gauge railway in the enterprise by using peat tracklayers.

Passes composition with peat.

Composition suitable for Shatura power station - the firstborn electrification.

Shatura power - LS., Summer.

Reel №2

Champ de Mars in Leningrad - LS. (With a / t).

Building research institute of the peat industry in SEC - LS.

Sign peat Institute - CU.

Laboratory Institute.

The laboratory staff at work.

The designers of one of the branches of the Institute to develop new automation projects peat production.

Shatura peat briquetting plant - LS.

Mechanized production of peat briquettes.

Pipelining is peat briquettes - LS.

Samples of products made from peat.