No matter how often I look at this picture – I cannot figure out the purpose of this isolation chamber that looks like a phone booth without phone – but some strange equipment mounted on the wall… Together with the electric bathtub just across the
Under the roof of the Clinique du Diable… all is dark except of one tiny window that lets a little light in. In the spooky attic some silver shiny pipes emerge from the floor and disappear in walls…
A forgotten remote control for one of the many cranes insider the old foundry.
The control console of one of the many rail cranes inside the old Ferrum foundry.
In one of the dark corners of the old foundry, an old arc welder stays hidden and without power…
On the top floor of the old foundry an old compressor lays under a thick layer of black dust, unused since years.
The main hall in the Salina Turda. Since the renovation in 2009, there is a Ferris wheel and table tennis for the tourists. But even as a tourist attraction, the mine dating back to the antiquity is very impressive.
Curly, Moe and Larry were working at Ferrum :p
Once used to handle the heavy, molded parts, a crane stands like a big, yellow arm with red muscles.
Ferrum is an old, traditional foundry in Switzerland. As the foundry business got no longer profitable, this part of the production ceased last year. Together with an employee we had the opportunity to visit the location which usually is NOT accessible, as the area is