Lensk


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Lensk

 

(the settlement of Mukhtuia until 1963), a city, the administrative center of Lensk Raion, Yakut ASSR, situated on the left bank of the Lena River. Lensk is a large river port, receiving and transporting cargo for the diamond industry in the Yakut ASSR. It is linked by highway with Mirnye. Population, 18,000 (1972). Lensk has a woodworking combine and produces construction materials.

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In 2001, a giant ice dam submerged Yakutsk and Kirensk and destroyed much of Lensk.
The An-32 aircraft was flying from Kransnoyarsk to Lensk in Yakutia when the engine automatically switched off at an altitude of 7,200 metres.
The water was released after Sukhoi Su-24 frontline bombers blasted to pieces a huge ice floe on Friday near the upstream town of Lensk, which lies 525 miles south-east of Yakutsk.
The TAKT Joint Venture is developing proven oil and gas reserves, and exploring for new oil and gas deposits on two large exploration blocks located near the city of Lensk.
The Wave Exchange II MSC, Ultrawave BTS and Ultrawave BSC are being deployed in Gorizont-RT's network to provide mobile services in the city of Lensk.
Tenders are invited for Lot number 119 (COP / services), "A range of works" turnkey "for activities of technological connection object" Power supply of residential complex 4 nine-storey buildings with built-in and attached children%s clinic and women%s clinic and office space in Lensk "" for the needs of "Yakutskenergo".
TAKT is developing proven oil and gas reserves and exploring for new oil and gas deposits on two large exploration blocks located near the city of Lensk.
Among other things, the gas pipeline route is being cleared, site filling is being done for the line pipe operation center base and a rotational camp in Lensk.
In addition, the operator has also successfully installed a GPON network in the towns of Aldan and Lensk in Sakha republic covering 218 apartment houses in Aldan, with 2,200 ports installed.
FEED for the GTS section from Lensk to Svobodny is underway as well as preparations to launch the design phase of the section ending up in Blagoveshchensk (borders China).
The field is located in the Lensk District, Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).