Usinsk


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Usinsk

 

an urban-type settlement and the administrative center of Usinsk Raion, Komi ASSR. Located on the right bank of the Usa River, not far from its influx into the Pechora River and 150 km north of the Pechora railroad station on the Koltas-Vorkuta line. Population, 17,000 (1975). Usinsk is the center of an oil district.

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Transneft has already agreed to let existing pipeline systems--the Usinsk-Ukhta-Yaroslavl-Kirishi lines as well as new lines from Kharyaga to Usinsk and from Kirishi to the Gulf of Finland--to serve as part of the BPS system.
The Usinsk deposit contains over 227mn tonnes of reserves of highquality hard coking coal (grades Zh and KZh).
In related news, last Friday NLMK announced that it has acquired the license to develop the Usinsk coal deposit for $30 mln.
A new 200,000 b/d crude oil pipeline is being built in that region from Kharyaga field to Usinsk for a consortium of KomiTek (25.5%), Rosneft (25.5%), the local administrations of Komi republic and Nenetsk (4% each), with the remaining 41% divided among Conoco, British Gas, Elf, Total, Zarubezhneft, Russia's oil pipeline operator Transneft, the European Bank for Reconstruction & Development and Russian Alfa Bank.