Dashkesan

Dashkesan

 

a town (since 1948); center of Dashkesan Raion, Azerbaijan SSR. Situated in a mountainous district on the Koshkarchai River (a tributary of the Kura) 40 km southwest of Kirovabad, with which it is linked by a highway. Population, 9,000 (1970). Iron ore is mined by the open method, and the town has an ore-dressing combine. An electric railroad runs from the Alabashly station (on the Tbilisi-Baku line) to the mines. The ore is transported primarily by telpher and is used mainly at the metallurgical plant in Rustavi (Georgian SSR).

REFERENCE

Abdurakhmanov. B. Dashkesan. Baku. 1958.

Dashkesan

 

an urban-type settlement in the Dashkesan Raion, Azerbaijan SSR, on the Koshkarchai River (tributary of the Kura River). It is located 47 km southwest of Kirovabad and has a butter and cheese plant.

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The tender has been announced to assess the reserves of alunite ore at the Zeylik deposit in the Dashkesan district of Azerbaijan and the production of alumina from alunite ore using modern enrichment technology.
During the summer season, veterinary stations were established in Dashkesan region to provide veterinary inspection of animals from aran areas of the republic and from the farms owned by legal entities and individuals.
Over 1.45 MT of marijuana were seized in the Dashkesan region and over 3.6 MT of marijuana in the Goranboy region.
ERyVAN (CyHAN)- Armenian armed forces opened fire at positions of the Azerbaijani armed forces from the positions located near the village of Merzili of Aghdam region, Tapgaragoyunlu, Gulustan of Goranboy region, Ashagi Veyselli of Fizuli region and at nameless heights in the territory of Dashkesan region yesterday and last night, Azerbaijani Defence Ministry told Trend on Wednesday.
Dmitriy Belakovskiy of the Fersman Museum had a fine selection of chalcopyrite and epidote specimens from the huge open-pit Dashkesan iron mine near Gyanzha in the southern Caucasus Mountains, Republic of Azerbaijan.
In Azerbaijan, the Dashkesan iron (includes cobalt) and Zaginsky alunite (aluminium) deposits were developed with the establishment of kombinats for refining and primary processing.
Four of the state facilities are located in Baku, and the rest in Sabirabad, Dashkesan and Sumgait cities.
For realization of the Memorandum a workgroup of EZTM geologists and engineers was set up and has already started research work at Dashkesan Filizsaflashdyrma (Dashkesan Mining), which is part of APIK.
Along the wall, Stone Flower (Dovzenko 6, 562, GUS-119590 Moscow, Russia) had a new selection of skarn minerals from the Dashkesan mine in Azerbaijan, as well as a nice selection of rutile, but only as small miniatures, from Kapudjhuk Mountain in Azerbaijan.
The project has already developed development plans for three regions such as Gadabay, Dashkesan and Tovuz.
Around the corner was Stone flower [anosminfos@mtu-net.ru] from Moscow, and they had a selection of chalcopyrite from the Dashkesan mine in Azerbaijan.
Thirty-one state property facilities are located in Baku, nine in Sumgait city, three in Dashkesan, two in Sabirabad, the rest in Samukh, Ganja, Shirvan, Barda and Terter cities.