Jurbarkas


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Jurbarkas

 

a city and the administrative center of Jurbarkas Raion, Lithuanian SSR. Jurbarkas has a landing on the right bank of the Neman River. Industry is represented by a branch of the Kudirkos-Naumiestis Flax-processing Plant, a butter factory, a plant producing nonmetallic building materials, a building-materials combine, and ship repair yards. A people’s amateur theater and the Vincas Grybas Museum are also located in the city. Jurbarkas arose around a castle built in the 13th century.

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Two new gas distribution stations were built in Jurbarkas (2007) and Klaipeda (2013), LNG terminal connection to gas transmission system was installed.
The map depicts the lands, which belong to Siauliai and Panevezys regions, almost entire Kelmes region, a greater part of Jurbarkas region, entire regions of Raseiniai and Kedainiai and northern part of Kaunas region (Lietuvos.
He was also convicted seven months ago of drink driving in Jurbarkas, a small region in western Lithuania, after being caught two-and-a-half times over the limit.
He also accented that though the selection of the LNG builder is one the principle stages of the project, other important stages - reorganization of the infrastructure of Klaipeda Seaport and building necesssary gas mains, between Jurbarkas and Klaipeda - lie ahead.
Kaunas is one of the largest cities in the centre of the country--the main routes from Vilnius, Alytus, Marijampole, Sakiai, Jurbarkas, Raseiniai, Siauliai, Panevezys and Ukmerge directions meet there.
Neris, Nemunas, Dubysa, Nevezis, Sventoji, and Venta towards the Baltic Sea, and included Vilnius, Kernave, Jonava, Ukmerge, Kaunas, Kedainiai, Vilkija, Ariogala, Raseiniai, Jurbarkas, Taurage, Sveksna, Rietavas, Plunge, Kretinga, Palanga, Pape Lake, Kalvarija, Vieksniai, and Zagare environs.
In addition, territories of the Middle Lithuania, Jurbarkas and Raseiniai regions should be singled out as well.
Entafarma, started in Jurbarkas and later moved to Kaunas, has fulfilled his business endeavors in Lithuania, with over 50 employees working in the drug wholesaler.
Klaipejda Seaport is to build necessary infrastructure and Lietuvos Dujos is to build a gas pipeline from Jurbarkas to Klaipeda, reports ELTA.