Kachug

Kachug

 

an urban-type settlement, center of Kachug Raion, Irkutsk Oblast, RSFSR. Kachug is situated on both banks of the Lena River, 257 km northeast of Irkutsk, with which it is linked by a motor road (the former Yakutsk Road). A landing on the Lena River, it has a shipyard (river tankers). It also has enterprises for the production of furniture, a logging and timber distribution establishment, and livestock-raising sovkhozes.

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Open Competition: Open Tender For The Right To Sign The Agreement To Supply Liquefied Natural Gas (LPG), PBT Grade, For The Needs Of Kachug Utility Systems In November 2015, An Amount Of 48 (Forty-Eight) Tons.
Makarovo-4 is a single-component open-air site located along the upper Lena River, 8 km northwest of the village of Kachug, Irkutsk Oblast', Russia [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1 OMITTED] (53 [degrees 56 [minutes] N, 105 [degrees] 50 [minutes] E), and discovered by Aksenov (1978; 1989a; 1989b) in 1975.
A generation ago, Kachug was the starting point for Lena navigation, a rowdy Siberian outpost aswarm with river men.