Öskemen

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Öskemen

(ös`kĭmĭn'), formerly

Ust-Kamenogorsk

(o͝ost'-kəmyĭnəgôrsk`), city (1989 pop. 324,478), NE Kazakhstan, on the Irtysh River and in the foothills of the W Altai Mts. It is a river port and an industrial center with zinc, lead, and titanium-magnesium smelters. There is a large hydroelectric station nearby. The city was founded in 1720 as the Russian military outpost of Ust-Kamennaya.
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The project involves the construction of thermal power plant-II with a capacity of 300MW in Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan. It also includes the construction of powerhouses, substations, access roads, the installation of turbines, boilers, generators, power-related facilities and the laying of transmission lines.
'We will require dedication, discipline in training and we will see who has what it takes to stay in the team,' said Vicente upon coming back from Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan.
DOE/NNSA and INP also have cooperated to return more than 70 kilograms (150 pounds) of HEU spent fuel to Russia and to downblend more than 30 kilograms of HEU fresh fuel at the Ulba Metallurgical Facility in Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan. DOE/NNSA and INP also are working together to convert INP's research reactor from the use of HEU to LEU fuel.
UST-KAMENOGORSK, Kazakhstan - Hisamitsu Springs needed some time to size up Rebisco PSL-Manila but still came up with a performance worthy of a two-time champion team to post a 25-17, 25-10, 25-14 victory Thursday at the start of the Asian Women's Club Championships.
An all-Filipino crew will embark on a daunting task of improving its previous finishes in the tough, import-laden Asian Women's Club Volleyball Championship in Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan.