Kirovo-Chepetsk

(redirected from Chepetsk)

Kirovo-Chepetsk

 

(until 1955, the settlement of Kirovo-Chepetskii), city in Kirov Oblast, RSFSR. Located where the Cheptsa River flows into the Viatka, 38 km southeast of Kirov, with which it is linked by regular bus service. A railroad branch connects it with the Kirov-Iar line. Population, 54,000 (1972). There is a heat and electric power plant with an output of 208 megawatts that runs on peat and Pechora coal. Other industry includes a metalworking plant, a reinforced-concrete plant, a garment factory, a toy factory, and food-processing enterprises.

REFERENCES

Goroda Kirovskoi oblasti. Kirov, 1968.
References in periodicals archive ?
The main partners in the nuclear fuel fabrication work were the two large fuel fabrication plants at Electrostal (A-7340), at Ust'-Kamenogorsk (B-8857) and the Glazov metallurgical plant M-5057 at Chepetsk that fabricated the zircaloy cladding for fuel rods and assemblies.
Calcic injection wire for external steel treatment and titanic roll of production of Chepetsk Mechanical Plant (included into Fuel company of ROSATOM TVEL) became the diploma winner at the international industrial forum in India.
At the international forum MMMM-2016 the Chepetsk Mechanical Plant has provided the new trademark of metallurgical products HighMet for the first time.