Televisions Are Born In Places Like This

This man is tightening a mould in a Samsung factory in Kaluga, Russia. Inside that mould is a portion of what will soon be a television. Let's take a tour of the rest of the factory.

Samsung opened this particular factory in 2008 and its been putting out products ever since. Aside from quality inspections, it appears that from the moment components arrive in gigantic sacks from Korea nearly everything is automated in this factory - from hot plastic being piped into moulds to microcircuits being produced to the little logos being stamped onto panels. Humans mostly oversee the production and yes, occasionally tighten moulds. Guess we're still needed for something. [English Russia]