rotec tower-belt crane - shrinagar dam (india)

Rotec Towerbelt Crane used for the construction of the Shrinagar Dam (India)

This is one of the 14 operational or under construction hydro power projects on the Alaknanda river, which is one of the headstreams of the Ganges river.­

alaknanda valley construction crane industrial shrinagar dam
National Highway 58, Sweet, Uttarakhand 246174, India

Photos taken in India in 2013

The highlight if this trip was the Maha Kumba Mela Hindu Festival, the largest human gathering on earth, which happens once every 12 years.­

Other regions visited include the springs of the Ganges river, Varanasi, the Konark sun temple.­

See also my photos of Nepal that I took the same year.­