Mechanical Miracles Of The 21st Century

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  • 1. 1. Wind farm in the middle of the ocean A few Miracles of the 21 st century
  • 2. 20 km from the coast of Denmark , you will find “ Horns Rev”, the biggest wind farm in the world . 80 turbines 110 m tall, capable of 160 MW
  • 3. The fins are 30 m long . Transferul unei elice Η συναρμολόγηση Η θαλάσσια μεταφορά.
  • 4. Η συναρμολόγηση.
  • 5. Πανοραμική θέα του αιολικού πάρκου.
  • 6. 2. Fantasy road that exists part of the time A few Miracles of the 21 st century
  • 7. . The highway between Tibbitt and Contwoyto in Canada . Most dangerous road in the world . It is over 500km long and consist of 85% frozen lakes. The ice can break at any time. Arctic highway
  • 8. This road can only operate / come into effect during the coldest months of the year . When the ice becomes strong enough every year the road is made. Here is a series of truck on the ice – each 70 τ ons.
  • 9. Some people try and push their luck at the end of the season – but in the end nature has the final say.
  • 10. 3. Colossus of the sea . A few Miracles of the 21 st century
  • 11. The biggest ship in the world . Used for the heaviest, and biggest of things needing transport
  • 12. Oil Rigs transported off-shore …
  • 13. … Oil refinery … a whole Military Radar …
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  • 15. How it can be loaded at sea ; 1. It sinks under the water … The ships park on top … 3. And then it raises itself !! SIMPLU, NU ?
  • 16. 4. Modern ways to control water . ( a water highway ;) A few Miracles of the 21 st century
  • 17. The bridge “Magdeburg” (Germany) – you need to look at it a number of times to understand what is actually happening . It’s a bridge that goes over the Elba river. It allows boats easy access into canals . It cost more than 500 million Euros and took 6 years to build
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