Old and new, big Italian engineering

[caption id="attachment_5429" align="alignnone" width="632"] Steam turbine being delivered from Firenze[/caption] My brother sent me this image of a steam turbine shipped from GE plant in Firenze (aka Nuovo Pignone) to a customer. It’s so cool to see massive, modern, mechanic equipment being shipped around the world with Brunelleschi’s masterpiece of Italian engineering in the background.