Ingulets

Ingulets

 

, a city (since 1956) in the Dnepropetrovsk Oblast of the Ukrainian SSR, on the Ingulets River (tributary of the Dnieper). Railroad station (Ingulets Novyi). Population, 32,200 (1970). It has iron-ore mines, a concentration combine, and a concrete plant. An evening ore-concentration technicum is located in Ingulets.


Ingulets

 

or Malyi Ingul, a river in the Ukrainian SSR, a right tributary of the Dnieper. Length, 549 km; basin area, 13,700 sq km.

It arises and flows for most of its length through the Dnieper uplands, crossing the Black Sea plain in its lower reaches. Melting snow is the major source of its water. The average flow rate measured at the village of Mogilovka is 0.32 cu m per sec. The river freezes over in the second half of December and thaws in late March. A major right tributary is the Visun’ River. Navigation is possible up to a point 109 km from its mouth. The cities of Aleksandriia, Krivoi Rog, Ingulets, and Snigirevka are located along its course. The Ingulets basin is also the site of the Krivoi Rog iron-ore basin.

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In 2014, the Poltava mine was the country's largest iron ore-producing mine, followed by the Ingulets GOK and Northern GOK which collectively accounted for 77% of the country's total production for the year.
At the meeting of the Public Council under the State Water Resources Agency will be discussed important issues of operation of water-reclamation system, in particular, the current state of harmonisation of Ukrainian legislation to EU law in the field of water resources management, preparation of drainage systems for operation in 2014, the Regulations of environmental rehabilitation of river Ingulets, the draft law of Ukraine On amendments to the Constitution of Ukraine (regarding the decentralization of power) , etc.
It started from the station Dzhankoi of the South railway and went to the north-west, it turned westward after crossing the Dnipro below the Ingulets and then it was connected with Kherson-Mykolaiv railway near Kherson, so it passed through the modern Kherson area and the north territory of the Autonomous republic of Crimea.
Metinvest the international vertically integrated steel and mining group of companies has commissioned the second magnetic and flotation iron ore concentrate upgrading facility at Ingulets Iron Ore Enrichment Works.