Kultuk


Also found in: Wikipedia.
The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Kultuk

 

an urban-type settlement in Sliudianka Raion, Irkutsk Oblast, RSFSR. Located on the southwestern shore of Lake Baikal. Station on the Trans-Siberian Railroad, 115 km southwest of Irkutsk. The settlement has a meat-packing plant and a timber transshipment facility.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
MMG also holds 50% in the 12,200 sq km Mertvyi Kultuk block.
(ADPnews) - Jan 7, 2010 - Romanian Petrom (BSE:SNP), a subsidiary of Austrian oil and gas group OMV (WBAG:OMV), has completed the acquisition of Kazakhstan-based Korned LLP, which has an exploration licence for the Kultuk oilfield.
Salty-clay soil deserts and subdeserts are very common on the coastlines of the Caspian (Kaidak, Mertvi Kultuk, and others), and also in the north and northwest of the Ciscaspian lowlands.
It agreed to explore in the Myortvy Kultuk area of the sea with Kazakh partners in July, and already has JVs with ENI and Chevron.
Shell in 2003 bought the Kazakh assets of Kerr-McGee of the US, which consisted of 50% in the Arman field, 1.75% in the CPC and 100% of the Mertvyi Kultuk exploration area.
Shell in 2003 bought the Kazakh assets of Kerr-McGee of the US, which consisted of a 50% stake in the Arman field, 1.75% in CPC and 100% of the Mertvyi Kultuk exploration area.