B-24 during the attack on Ploiesti oil refineries in Romania.  Operation Tidal Wave was carried out on August 1, 1943 to attack German oil refineries.  This bold and daring raid called for the bombers to come in a very low level for the bombing runs.  This costly mission was dubbed “Black Sunday” due to the losses incurred.  53 aircraft, along with 660 crewmen were lost.  The Medal of Honor was awarded to five individuals, along with numerous Distinguished Service Crosses.  These were brave…

during the attack on Ploiesti oil refineries in Romania. Operation Tidal Wave was carried out on August 1943 to attack German oil refineries. This bold and daring raid called for the bombers.

Oil refinery

Oil refinery

Industrial Photography: Oil Refinery Silhouette, Los Angeles, California

Commercial photographer based in Los Angeles, California. Specializing in industrial and travel photography, and using innovative timelapse techniques.

Luminous Nighttime Photos of European Oil Refineries

The series came very naturally to me because of the strong industrial nature of the cities I have lived in. I can remember that as a kid factories always intrigued me.

Oil Refinery Grangemouth

Oil Refinery Grangemouth

The largest oil refinery along the U.S. East Coast filed for bankruptcy protection on Sunday and blamed its downfall on "broken" environmental rules squeezing the industry.

Largest East Coast oil refinery goes bankrupt, blaming 'broken' EPA rules

The largest oil refinery along the U.S. East Coast filed for bankruptcy protection on Sunday and blamed its downfall on "broken" environmental rules squeezing the industry.

IBM Computer Tape Turn Valve Oil Refinery (1961)

IBM Computer Tape Turn Valve Oil Refinery (1961)

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oil refinery industry ... auto, blue, business, chemical, chemistry, chimney, color, construction, dark, distillery, energy, engineer, engineering, environment, equipment, factory, fuel, gas, gasoline, global, heavy, industrial, industry, light, manufacturing, metal, night, nobody, oil, petrochemical, petroleum, pipe, pipeline, plant, pollution, power, production, refinery, sky, station, steel, storage, structure, sunset, supply, tank, technology, tower, toxic, tube

Luminous Nighttime Photos of European Oil Refineries by Branislav Kropilak

The series came very naturally to me because of the strong industrial nature of the cities I have lived in. I can remember that as a kid factories always intrigued me.

Vector low poly oil refinery plant #vector

Vector low poly oil refinery plant #vector

Oil in Assam   Assam is the first state in the country where in 1889 oil was struck at Digboi. Assam can boast of having the oldest oil refinery in the country. This refinery set up at Digboi, in Tinsukia district, started commercial production in 1901. The refinery, now belonging to the Assam Division of the Indian Oil Corporation, has a refining capacity of 3 lakh tonnes of petrol, kerosene, diesel and other petroleum products.  The second refinery in Assam was set up at Noonmati in…

Oil in Assam Assam is the first state in the country where in 1889 oil was struck at Digboi. Assam can boast of having the oldest oil refinery in the country. This refinery set up at Digboi, in Tinsukia district, started commercial production in 1901. The refinery, now belonging to the Assam Division of the Indian Oil Corporation, has a refining capacity of 3 lakh tonnes of petrol, kerosene, diesel and other petroleum products. The second refinery in Assam was set up at Noonmati in…

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